How Brihadeeswara temple constructed? | Places to Visit around Brihadeeswara temple, Tanjavur

How Brihadeeswara temple constructed? | Places to Visit around Brihadeeswara temple, Tanjavur Most of the people who worked for the constructions of the great monuments like Tajmahal and Red Fort are the prisoners in the jail only. But the Brihadeeswara temple in Tanjavur / Tanjore is an exception because; most of the people who helped … Continue reading “How Brihadeeswara temple constructed? | Places to Visit around Brihadeeswara temple, Tanjavur”

Vishnu Temple with navagrahas built by Krishnadevaraya as per his mother wish at Nagalapuram | Ganesh or Ganapati in Standing posture

Vishnu Temple with navagrahas built  by Krishnadevaraya as per his mother wish at Nagalapuram | Ganesh or Ganapati in Standing posture During the Pallava rule, only Sanctum Sanctorum was built for Lord Vedanarayana.  Later in 1517, Srikrishnadevaraya visited this temple on his way to Tamilnadu.  And the temple was built as per the desire of … Continue reading “Vishnu Temple with navagrahas built by Krishnadevaraya as per his mother wish at Nagalapuram | Ganesh or Ganapati in Standing posture”

Sri Rajarajeshwari Temple in Nellore was taken over by Endowment department in 1985

Sri Rajarajeshwari Temple in Nellore was taken over by Endowment department in 1985 | Worshipping Rajarajeshwari at Nellore for 18 days fulfills all the desires of devotees ‘Simhapuri’ known as Nellore to the present generation is famous for not only monarchy, agriculture but also for spirituality.  This holy land on which famous personalities like Khadagatikkanna … Continue reading “Sri Rajarajeshwari Temple in Nellore was taken over by Endowment department in 1985”

Sun Temple near Gwalior | Location Map of Vivaswan Surya Temple

Sun Temple near Gwalior There is a Sun temple at a distance of 20 km from Gwalior.  This is built by G.D.Birla in the middle of a big garden.  This resembles the Konark.  The temple is built on a high pedestal; it is designed with a chariot with 2 big wheels and 7 horses.  A … Continue reading “Sun Temple near Gwalior | Location Map of Vivaswan Surya Temple”

Temples in Pattadakal, Karnataka | Driving directions and road map from Bhagalkot to Pattadakal

Temples in Pattadakal, Karnataka | Driving directions and road map from Bhagalkot to Pattadakal Badami was the capital city of Chalukyas from 540 AD to 757 AD.  Their kingdom was spread between Kanchipuram of Tamilnadu and Narmada in Gujarat.  Ihole was the earlier capital city of Chalukyas.  Pattadakal was the second capital. Pattadakal was recognized … Continue reading “Temples in Pattadakal, Karnataka | Driving directions and road map from Bhagalkot to Pattadakal”

Kollur Mookambika temple timings and temples of other gods in and around Mookambika temple

Kollur Mookambika temple timings and temples of other gods in and around Mookambika temple Mookambika temple is open from 05.00 am to 0830 pm.  In the south of this temple there is a temple dedicated to Lord Ganesh.  The idol of Ganesh has 10 hands and 10 faces.  The trunk of Ganesh is generally on … Continue reading “Kollur Mookambika temple timings and temples of other gods in and around Mookambika temple”