Shiva – Temples Pedia https://www.templespedia.com List of Popular Hindu Temples and Pilgrim Centers In India Thu, 14 Feb 2019 05:35:32 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.1 https://i2.wp.com/www.templespedia.com/pictures/2018/03/cropped-templespedia_icon.jpg?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Shiva – Temples Pedia https://www.templespedia.com 32 32 134157260 Ramanathaswamy temple tamilnadu – worship to god shiva located at rameswaram https://www.templespedia.com/ramanathaswamy-kovil-tamilnadu/ https://www.templespedia.com/ramanathaswamy-kovil-tamilnadu/#respond Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:06:04 +0000 http://www.templespedia.com/?p=889 Ramanathaswamy temple rameswaram

Ramanataswamy temple,one of the jyothirlinga temple Ramanataswamy temple is one of the historical temple dedicated to lord shiva,located at rameswaram island in tamil nadu,the temple was rebuilt by pandya dynasty during 12th century.there is a longest corridor which is one of the longest in india with length 3850 feet,there are 1212 pillars along with the […]

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Ramanathaswamy temple rameswaram

Ramanataswamy temple,one of the jyothirlinga temple

Ramanataswamy temple is one of the historical temple dedicated to lord shiva,located at rameswaram island in tamil nadu,the temple was rebuilt by pandya dynasty during 12th century.there is a longest corridor which is one of the longest in india with length

Ramanathaswamy temple rameswaram
Ramanathaswamy temple rameswaram

3850 feet,there are 1212 pillars along with the outer corridor.there are 64 thirthas that are holy water bodies around island of rameswaram,twenty two of them belongs to this temple,its believed that the a dip in this water bodies wash away the sins done by human,four sides of the temples surrounded by huge walls ,this is one of the major attractions for pilgrimages.

mythology held that the great epic ramayana is very close to this place,after the war with ravana he think about the sin of killing a brahmin,because ravana was brahmin,he prayed to lord shiva to solve the crisis,finally he have to worship the linga of shiva,he approached hanuman to bring a linga from Himalaya,he start the journey,he became too late to back so that sita made a linga of sand from near by place this is known as ramalingam here and the second as viswalinga.rama instructed viswalinga must be worship first.so the principal deity of the temple is ramalinga and give first priority to viswalinga for performing poojas in this temple.

Thai amavasi is one of the festival celebrated during january in the temple,sivarathri,adi thirukalyanam,ramalingam pratastai,mahalaya amavasi and navarathri are the mass festivals conducted in the temple.the temple is open from 5.00 am to 1.00 pm for morning rituals and evening from 3.00 pm to 9.00 pm.somavara pooja,dakshinamoorthy pooja,navagraha pooja are the main poojas takes place in the temple regularly.the bus station near to the temple is rameswaram with a distance 1 km and lot of buses available to connect different cities of india.and rameswaram railway station is close to the temple is about 1km.

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Chengannur Mahadeva Temple Information – Popular Shiva Kshetram In Kerala https://www.templespedia.com/chengannur-mahadeva-kshetram/ https://www.templespedia.com/chengannur-mahadeva-kshetram/#comments Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:15:39 +0000 http://www.anishks.com/demo/?p=281 chengannur mahadeva kshethra

Chengannur Mahadeva Temple Images, Pooja Timing, Location Chengannur mahadeva temple is an oldest hindu temple located at chengannur in alappuzha district.the temple dedicated to god shiva and also parvathy the consort of shiva,dravidan architecture can seen in the temple.the primary deity god shiva appearing in a posture linga and directed to the east position and […]

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Chengannur Mahadeva Temple Images, Pooja Timing, Location

chengannur mahadeva kshethra
chengannur mahadeva kshethra

Chengannur mahadeva temple is an oldest hindu temple located at chengannur in alappuzha district.the temple dedicated to god shiva and also parvathy the consort of shiva,dravidan architecture can seen in the temple.the primary deity god shiva appearing in a posture linga and directed to the east position and parvathy(kannagi)directed to west at the same time.it is believed that perumthachan done the images for the temple,temple standing in a round figure foundation,other deities of the temple are ganapathy,nagaraja,neelagreevan,shastha etc.

There is a small krishna temple is situated along with this temple. There are five daily poojas in the temple,three sarabalies for shiva and three for bhagavathy.the annual celebration is organize during the month december and january which ends with holy bath of 28th day.a unique festivals celebrated here for bhagavathy called thripputh that is the monthly mensuration of devi,during this period devi shift to another place.the annual thripputh arattu festival celebrated every year,commonly it appears in march,this is a mass festival,images of devi and shiva taken by elephants and go for the holy bath in river pamba,this process is known as arattu and they coming back to temple with following of panchavadyam,thalappoli that is taken by lady devotees.the other major he major festivals in the temple are flag hoisting on the thiruvathirai month of Dhanu and aaratu during the thiruvathirai month of makaram.

This temple is one of the major mahadeva temples in kerala with consort devi.pooja timings are mentioned below temple opening 03:50 am,ndathurakkal 04:30,abhishekam 05:00 am to 05:30,ganapathi homam 05:30 Am,usha pooja 05:45 to 07:00 Am,sreebali 7 30 am,panthiradi Pooja 08:30 Am,mrithyunjaya homam 09:30 Am,navakam Kalasha Pooja 10:00 Am,ucha Pooja 11:00 Am,closing 11:30 am.Evening opening 05:00 Pm,deeparadhana 06:30 to 07:00 Pm,athazha Pooja 07:30 Pm,Sree Bali 08:00 Pm and then temple closes.highly comfortable transportation facilities available here,chengannur railway station and ksrtc stand are very close to the temple.Address: SH 1, chengannur, Kerala 689121,Phone: 0479 245 0555

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Vadakkumnatha temple thrissur – timings, vazhupadu details, contact numbers https://www.templespedia.com/vadakkumnatha-shiva-kshethram/ https://www.templespedia.com/vadakkumnatha-shiva-kshethram/#comments Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:09:58 +0000 http://www.anishks.com/demo/?p=261 Vadakkumnatha temple thrissur

Vadakkumnatha shiva temple and thrissur pooram Vadakkumnatha temple is located at thrissur district,is a major shiva temple in thrissur is popular for pooram,the place is the cultural head of kerala and also known as place of pooram.thrissur pooram held at vadakkumnatha temple,the genuine kerala architecture and mural history can be seen inside the temple.koottambalam is […]

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Vadakkumnatha shiva temple and thrissur pooram

Vadakkumnatha temple thrissur
Vadakkumnatha temple thrissur

Vadakkumnatha temple is located at thrissur district,is a major shiva temple in thrissur is popular for pooram,the place is the cultural head of kerala and also known as place of pooram.thrissur pooram held at vadakkumnatha temple,the genuine kerala architecture and mural history can be seen inside the temple.koottambalam is another peculiarity here which is a theater used to performing koothu nangyarkoothu and koodiyattam.it got place in the world heritage list of UNESCO.The temple opens daily at 03:00 AM, closes at 11:00 AM, reopens at 04:45 PM and closes at 8.30 PM after ‘Trippuka’, the last rite of the day.

Thrissur pooram is an annual hindu fest annually in the temple,many steps related to this and main observances are ilanjithara Melam ,kudamattam,madathil varavu,fireworks.it held in pooram nakshatra in the Malayalam Calendar month of medam.the participants from paramekkavu and thiruvampadi.2018 thrissur pooram is in 26 April,thursday.the temple and mural paintings are declared as national monument by the union of government under the ancient monuments and archaeological sites and remains act.this temple is a classic example of kerala architecture.

Thrissur vadakkumnatha temple is an ancient temple,mythology says that temple built by parasurama maha Shivaratri is the main festival which is celebrated in the temple.The aanayoottu of feeding of elephants, is the second biggest festival held in the temple. The devotees refer to elephants as Lord Ganesh’s incarnation. The festival falls on the first day of the month of Karkkidakam (timed against the Malayalam calendar),Distance between Thrissur Ksrtc Bus Stand and Vadakkumnathan Shiva Temple is 2 kms or 1.2 miles or 1.1 nautical miles.

Distance between Thrissur Railway Station and Vadakkumnathan Temple is 191 kms or 118.7 miles or 103.1 nautical miles,nearest temples are guruvayoor,kodungalloor bhagavathy,thiruvanchikkulam etc contact info is address: Near Thekkinkadu Maidan, Kuruppam, Anchuvilakku, Thrissur, Kerala 680001,Phone: 0487 242 6040.

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Brihadeeswarar temple tanjavur – tamilnadu famous shiva temple https://www.templespedia.com/brihadeeswarar-tanjavur/ https://www.templespedia.com/brihadeeswarar-tanjavur/#respond Mon, 30 Jan 2017 04:21:24 +0000 http://www.templespedia.com/?p=867 Brihadeeswarar temple tanjavur

Brihadeeswarar temple ,prosperity of chola dynasty Brihadeeswarar temple is an ancient hindu temple in india dedicated to lord shiva,located at tanjavur in tamil nadu state,the temple is built during chola dynasty by the king raja raja chola 1 in 1010 CE.the temple give the total picturing of dravidan architecture.UNESCO add this temple to the list […]

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Brihadeeswarar temple ,prosperity of chola dynasty

Brihadeeswarar temple tanjavur
Brihadeeswarar temple tanjavur

Brihadeeswarar temple is an ancient hindu temple in india dedicated to lord shiva,located at tanjavur in tamil nadu state,the temple is built during chola dynasty by the king raja raja chola 1 in 1010 CE.the temple give the total picturing of dravidan architecture.UNESCO add this temple to the list of world heritage.the principal deity worshiped as linga which is one of the biggest idol in the world.the temple is full of with granite.there are two way to entering the temple.the height of the temple shikhara is about 60.96 meter.the temple is 1000 years old and kunjara mallan raja raja perunthachan was the architect of the temple.

The sub deities of the temple are dakshinamurthy,surya and chandra which are placed in outer wall and they are big in size.there is not idol for ashtadik palakas(guardians of eight directions). the statue of nandikesha is present at the entrance of the temple it is made up of a single stone and this image is the second biggest nandi in india.chola paintings can be seen in the wall of the temple.this 60 meter height temple is not only a holy place but also the culture of ancient indian culture.

The temple timings are following morning rituals start from 6.00 am to 12.30 noon and evening timings from 4.00 pm to 8.30 pm.there are lot of festival hosts here chithirai madham, pramorsavam,the birthday celebration of raja raja chola conducted here.pradosha day is an important day for he devotees.special event occurs during the time of new year,pongal and diwali.mahasivarathri is a main festival hosts here.there is not tough to reach the temple because the bus stand is very close with distance 5 km that will connect all other main cities in tamil nadu.nearest railway station is tanjavur.the airport near to the temple is thiruchirappalli with a distance 58 km.the temple address as follows Address: Membalam Rd, Balaganapathy Nagar, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613007
Phone:04362 274 476

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