Daily Archive: September 1, 2017

Thillai Nataraja Temple 0

Thillai Nataraja Temple

Thillai Nataraja Temple, Chidambaram or Chidambaram temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva located in the town of Chidambaram, Cuddalore District, East-Central Tamil Nadu, South India. The temple is known as one...

Dwarkadhish Temple 0

Dwarkadhish Temple

The Dwarkadhish temple, also known as the Jagat Mandir and occasionally spelled Dwarakadheesh is a Hindu temple dedicated to the god Krishna, who is worshiped here by the name Dwarkadhish, or ‘King of Dwarka’....

Mallikarjuna Temple 0

Mallikarjuna Temple

Sri Bramarambha Mallikarjuna Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to the deities Shiva and Parvati, located at Srisailam in Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is significant to the Hindu sects of both Saivism...

Mahakaleshwar Temple 0

Mahakaleshwar Temple

Mahakaleshwar Temple  is one of the most famous Hindu temples dedicated to Lord Shiva and is one of the twelve Jyotirlingams, which are supposed to be the most sacred abodes of Lord Shiva. It...

Nageshwar Temple 0

Nageshwar Temple

Nageshwar Temple is one of the 12 Jyotirlinga shrines mentioned in the Shiva Purana. Nageshwar Temple is believed to be the first such shrine. The twelve jyothirlinga are Somnath in Gujarat, Mallikarjuna at Srisailam...

Vigneshwara Temple 0

Vighneshwara Temple

The Vighneshwara Temple or Vighnahar Ganapati Temple of Ozar (also spelt as Ojhar or Ojzar) is a Hindu temple dedicated to Ganesha, the elephant-headed god of wisdom. The temple is one of the Ashtavinayaka,...

Girijatmaj temple 0

Girijatmaj temple

It is believed that Parvati (Shiva’s wife) performed penance to beget Ganesha at Girijatmaj temple. Girija’s (Parvati’s) Atmaj (son) is Girijatmaj. This temple stands amidst a cave complex of 18 caves of Buddhist origin....

Chintamani Temple 0

Chintamani Temple

The Chintamani Temple of Theur is a Hindu temple dedicated to Ganesha, the elephant-headed god of wisdom. Located 25 km (16 mi) from Pune, the temple is “one of the larger and more famous”...

Jogulamba Temple 0

Jogulamba Temple

The principal deities at the Jogulamba temple are Jogulamba and Balabrahmeshwara. Goddess Jogulamba is considered the 5th Shakti Peeta among 18 shakti peetams in the country. Here Goddess Jogulamba is seen seated on the...