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Traders here turn a new leaf in conning devotees

A few of them in this Saivite pilgrim centre are selling leaves of a citric plant as bilwa patra When it comes to hoodwinking gullible devotees, petty traders in Srikalahasti are ahead of their counterparts in Tirupati. While a few in Tirupati ... The Hindu, 1 week ago

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Tracing the path of Saivite saints

To millions of his devotees Kanchi Maha Swamigal was a living God who walked this earth during their own life time. Many who had the fortune of a brief association or even only his darshan consider themselves supremely blessed and many who did not have such a ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Adoration for Siva

Sundarar, one of the 63 Saivite saints known as Nayanmars, sang many verses in praise of Lord Siva and these verses have the navarasas capturing Sundarars approach to the Lord. The verses show the equation he had with the Lord, for some of them even tease the ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Times of India

Pandya kings patronised Saivites from MP

KRISHNAGIRI: Southern kings approaching heads of religious mutts from the north to perform puja to win a war may sound odd. But a recent study traces the influence of the Saiva sects, which originated in Madhya Pradesh in the early 10th century, ...
 Times of India1 month ago
New Indian Express

Blending old world charm, new-age glitz to get UNESCO living heritage status

CHENNAI: As Chennai has expanded to encompass several dimensions, some parts of the city have retained its old world charm even as everything around it is caught in the whirlwind of change. Mylapore, one of the most striking examples of age-old ...
 New Indian Express6 days ago

The 16-pillar mandapam, and its rare sculptures at Thirukazhukundram

Thirukazhukundram, approximately 70 km from Chennai, is well known for the Vedagirishwara temple. In the centre of this town is another temple for Shiva worshipped as Bhaktavatsaleshwara. This is a large temple-complex with gopurams in the four ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago
Deccan Chronicle

Shramdaan movement launched in Pondicherry

Puducherry : Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi launched Shramdaan movement at Seliamedu village in Bahoor community panchayat on Saturday as part of Swachh Bharat and Swacch Puducherry mission. Shramdaan is one movement that can unite the country ...
 Deccan Chronicle3 weeks ago

The land of the Ramayana

My first close look at a bonnet monkey was an experience that I still remember. I was five then and was at Courtallam, at the main falls, and my mother had given me an athirasam to eat -- a flat, circular, fried cake made of boiled jaggery and ...
 The Statesman3 weeks ago

Kolaru Pathiham

Kolaru pathigam. one of the powerful Hindu hymn on Lord Shiva sung by Thirugnana Sampanthar. comes under Devaram section in second Thirumurai. Kolaru Thirupathigam helps to keep rid of bad effects of planets (navagrahas) by praying the ultimate God ...
 ZDNet3 weeks ago

Tamil peoples' council plans mass protest against installation of Buddha status in Tamil areas

COLOMBO: The Tamil Peoples Council (TPC) ,a non-partisan body floated by the Northern Province Chief Minister C.V.Wigneswaran, is inviting people to join a mass protest in Jaffna on September 24, to demand a stop to the construction of Buddha ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago
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