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Sarangapani temple in Kumbakonam, Tamilnadu

ॐ श्री गुरुभ्यो नमः ॐ श्री शिवानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री चिदानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री दुर्गायै नमः  Source of all Images in this Blog-post : Google Images : ‘Google Image Search’ will reveal the multiple sources of every single image shared in this Blog. For more details, kindly see ‘Disclaimer‘ Official Website of Sri Sarangapani Temple, Kumbakonam Sarangapani…Continue readingSarangapani temple in Kumbakonam, Tamilnadu

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Kapaleeshwarar temple of Mylapore in Tamilnadu & its architecture

ॐ श्री गुरुभ्यो नमः ॐ श्री शिवानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री चिदानन्दाय नमःॐ श्री दुर्गायै नमः  Source of all Images in this Blog-post : Google Images : ‘Google Image Search’ will reveal the multiple sources of every single image shared here. For more details, kindly see ‘Disclaimer‘ Kapaleeshwarar Temple Tour on TripAdvisor along with Devotees’ Reviews Kapaleeshwarar Temple is a…Continue readingKapaleeshwarar temple of Mylapore in Tamilnadu & its architecture

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Sri Ramalingaswami 108 Sivalingam Temple in Papanasam, Tanjavur

Ramalingaswami Temple is a Hindu temple located at Papanasam in the Thanjavur district of Tamil Nadu, India. The temple is dedicated to Hindu God Shiva. Mythology According to Hindu mythology, Rama prayed to Shiva in order to be rid of the sin of killing Kara and Dooshna in the war against Ravana and installed 108  Shivalingas in penance at the particular spot. While 107 Shivalingas were made by him, the remaining one…Continue readingSri Ramalingaswami 108 Sivalingam Temple in Papanasam, Tanjavur

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Venni Karumbeswarar Temple in Tiruvarur, Tamilnadu

Venni Karumbeswarar Temple is a Hindu temple located at Koilvenni in Tiruvarur district, Tamil Nadu, India. The temple is dedicated to Shiva, as the Moolavar presiding deity, in his manifestation as Karumbeswarar. His consort, Parvati, is known as Soundaranayagi. The historical name of the place is Tiruvenni. Significance It is one of the shrines of the 275 Paadal Petra Sthalams – Shiva Sthalams  glorified in the early medieval Tevaram poems…Continue readingVenni Karumbeswarar Temple in Tiruvarur, Tamilnadu

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Valivalam Manathunainathar Temple in Nagapattinam, Tamilnadu

Valivalam Manathunainathar Temple also known as Iruthaya Kamalanathan Temple is a Hindu temple located at Valivalam in Nagapattinam district, Tamil Nadu, India. The temple is dedicated to Shiva, as the Moolavar presiding deity, in his manifestation as Manathunainathar. His consort, Parvati, is known as Maazhai Onkanni.  Significance It is one of the shrines of the 275 Paadal Petra Sthalams – Shiva Sthalams  glorified in the early medieval Tevaram poems by…Continue readingValivalam Manathunainathar Temple in Nagapattinam, Tamilnadu

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Jambukeswarar Temple, Thiruvanaikaval in Tiruchirapalli, Tamilnadu

Jambukeswarar Temple, Thiruvanaikaval (also  Thiruvanaikal, Jambukeswaram) is a famous Shiva temple in Tiruchirapalli (Trichy) district, in the state of Tamil Nadu in India. Kocengannan (Kochengat Cholan), one of the early Chola kings, had built this temple. It is located in the Srirangam island, which has the renowned Ranganathaswamy temple as well. Thiruvanaikal is one of the five major Shiva Temples of Tamil Nadu – Pancha Bhoota Stalam representing the Mahābhūta or…Continue readingJambukeswarar Temple, Thiruvanaikaval in Tiruchirapalli, Tamilnadu

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Thirupparaithurai Shiva Temple  in Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu

Thirupparaitturai is a village in the Srirangam taluk of Tiruchirappalli district in Tamil Nadu, India. It is situated on the south bank of the river Cauvery. Trichy-Karur National Highway, Trichy-Palakkad Railway Line (Railway Station: Elamanur) have been laid through this village. It is 16 kilometers away from Trichy. History The ancient Shiva Temple is at the bosom of this village. There were a lot of Parai…Continue readingThirupparaithurai Shiva Temple  in Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu

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Kathiramangalam Vana Durga Temple in Tanjavur, Tamilnadu

Kathiramangalam Vana Durga, also known as Vana Durga Parameshwari Amman, is a temple situated in Kathiramangalam, Thanjavur District in Tamil Nadu.  The temple is located 25 kilometers away from Kumbakonam and 15 kilometers from Mayiladuthurai. The primary deity of the temple is Vana Durga, a manifestation of goddess  Durga. The main Idol of the temple is 6 feet high and Puja in the temple is held during…Continue readingKathiramangalam Vana Durga Temple in Tanjavur, Tamilnadu

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Tiruchendur Subramanya Swamy (Murugan) Temple in Tamilnadu

ॐ श्री गुरुभ्यो नमः ॐ श्री शिवानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री चिदानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री दुर्गायै नमः  Source of all Images in this Blog-post : Google Images : ‘Google Image Search’ will reveal the multiple sources of every single image shared in this Blog. For more details, kindly see ‘Disclaimer’ Donate generously to Tiruchendur Subramanya Swamy (Murugan) Temple Tiruchendur Murugan…Continue readingTiruchendur Subramanya Swamy (Murugan) Temple in Tamilnadu

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Shri Vinayaka Temple in Ganapathi Agraharam near Kumbakonam in Tamilnadu

Ganapathi Agraharam is a small village of Papanasam Taluk, in the district of Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India. It is famous for its panoramic beauty of agricultural fields and the river Cauvery flowing amidst them. Ganapathi Agrahram is named after the most famous Lord Maha Ganapathi temple situated in this village. Temples in Ganapathi Agraharam There is a famous Maha Ganapthi (Ganesha) temple…Continue readingShri Vinayaka Temple in Ganapathi Agraharam near Kumbakonam in Tamilnadu