Shaivism
Shaivism or Saivism is one of the four most widely followed sects of Hinduism, which reveres the God Shiva as the Supreme Being. It is also known as śaiva paṁtha (Sanskrit: शैव पंथ; lit. "pantha a...
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Kailasa Temple in Ellora Caves - Built with Alien Technology?
This is the world famous Kailasa temple at Ellora and let's look objectively into who could have built this amazing structure.
Jyotirlinga
Location of 12 Jyotirlinga Temples.A Jyotirlinga or Jyotirling or Jyotirlingam (Sanskrit: ज्योतिर्लिङ्ग), (Devnagari: ज्योतिर्लिंग) is a devotional object representing the god Shiva. Jyoti means '...
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Kashmir Shaivism
Kashmir Shaivism (Kaśmir Śaivism) is a school of Śaivism consisting of Trika and its philosophical articulation Pratyabhijña, one of the various Hindu philosophies. It is categorized by various schola...
Kangeyar
Kangeyar was a Shaivite poet and ascetic who appeared to lived during 14th century. born in a Sengunthar family of Tondaimandalam. He wrote Urichol Nigandu, a lexical work which is familiar to scholar...
Siddhanath Temple, Mhaswad
For other uses related to Sidhhanath Temple, see: Sidhhanath Temple (disambiguation)Mhaswad is well known for Lord Siddhanath. Siddhanath is believed to be incarnation of Lord Shiva. Siddhanath is pat...
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Shantikunj
Shantikunj is the headquarters of the spiritual and social organisation All World Gayatri Pariwar (AWGP). Established in 1971 at Haridwar, it has emerged over the years as a center of the global movem...
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Pusalar
Pusalar (also spelt as Poosalar), also known as Pusalar Nayanar (Poosalar Nayanar) and Pusala Nayanar, is an eighth-century Nayanar saint, venerated in the Hindu sect of Shaivism. He is generally coun...
Vaidyanath Jyotirlinga
Vaidyanath Jyotirlinga temple, also known as Baba dham and Baidyanath dham is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas, the most sacred abodes of Shiva. The location of Vaidyanath Jyotirlinga is disputed. The ...
Choorakkottukavu Bhagavathy Temple
Choorakkottukavu Bhagavathy Temple is a Hindu temple situated in Thrissur City of Kerala. The temple is a participant in the Thrissur Pooram every year.
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Rudrastakam
The Rudrashtakam (Sanskrit: रुद्राष्टकम, Rudrāṣṭakam) is a Sanskrit composition in devotion of Rudra, composed by the Hindu Bhakti poet Tulsidas (Sanskrit: तुलसीदास). Tulsidas composed in the ...
Moteshwar Mahadev
Shree Moteshwar Mahadev, also known as Shree Bheem Shankar Mahadev, is an abobe of Lord Shiva in Kashipur. This place was known as the Dakini State in ancient days.Kashipur (Govishn) is a historic pla...
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Pashupata Shaivism
Pashupata Shaivism (Sanskrit: Pāśupatas) is the oldest of the major Shaivite Hindu schools. The philosophy of Pashupata sect was systematized by Lakulish (also called Nakuliśa) in the 2nd century A.D....
Vagisa Munivar
Vagisa Munivar also spelled as Vageesa Munivar is said to have lived in the 12th Century. He is the author of Gnanamrutham (Ambrosia of knowledge) also spelled as Gnanamritham, Jnanamrtam or Nanamridh...
Kalyanasundara
Kalyanasundara (कल्याणसुन्दर, literally "beautiful marriage"), also spelt as Kalyansundar and Kalyana Sundara, and known as Kalyanasundara-murti ("icon of the beautiful marriage"), Vaivahika-murti (वै...
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Dharmapuram Adheenam
Dharmapuram Adheenam is a Saivite mutt or monastic institution based in the town of Mayiladuthurai,kodumudi magudeswara temple India. As of 1987, there were a total of 27 Shiva temples under the cont...
Shiva Purana
The Shiva Purana (Sanskrit: शिव पुराण, Śiva Purāṇa) or Shiva Mahapurana is one of the puranas (a genre of Hindu religious texts), dedicated to the god Shiva. According to a tradition which is stat...
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Minakshi
Meenakshi (IAST mīnākṣī, often written Meenakshi in English, Tamil மீனாட்சி, Telugu మీనాక్షీ ) is an Avatar of the Hindu Goddess Parvati - and consort of Shiva - who is worshipped mainly by South Indi...
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Tantraloka
Tantrāloka is the masterwork of Abhinavagupta on Kashmir Shaivism, who was in turn the most revered Kashmir Shaivism master.
On account of its size and scope it is a veritable encyclopedia of nond...
Trika
Trika, a concept of Kashmir Shaivism, refers to the 3 goddesses Parā, Parāparā and Aparā which are named in the Mālinivijayottata-tantra, a Bhairava Tantra. This gives Kashmir Saivism its other name, ...
Kagapujandar
Sri Kagapujandar (Tamil:காகபுஜண்டர்) is considered to be an eminent siddha in Siddhar tradition of the Hindu religion, a saint who has reached particularly exalted a high degree of physical and spiri...
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Ghuisarnath Temple
Ghuisarnath or Ghushmeshwarnath Temple is a Hindu temple located on the bank of Sai River at Lalganj Ajhara, Pratapgarh, India. The temple is situated at a distance of about 45 km from Pratapgarh...
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Kanwar Yatra
The Kānvar Yatrā or Kavad Yatra (Devanagari: काँवर यात्रा or कांवड़ यात्रा) is annual pilgrimage of devotees of Shiva, known as Kānvarias, to Hindu pilgrimage places of Haridwar, Gaumukh and Gangotri ...
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Shitala
Shitala (Sheetala), also called Sitala (शीतला śītalā), is an ancient folk deity widely worshipped by many faiths in North India, West Bengal, Nepal, Bangladesh and Pakistan as the pox-goddess. She is ...
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