WHY WE WORSHIP Lord SIVA?

Hari Om From time immemorial the Hindus are worshipping God Siva who is master of truth, beauty and bliss. From the highest Himalayas on the north down to Rameswar in the south and from Chandranath hill on the east to Dwarka on the west the whole of India is filled up with Siva-temples here and … Continue reading WHY WE WORSHIP Lord SIVA?

Tirujnana Sambandhar

Hari Om Sambandhar took his birth in a Brahmin family in Sirkali in the district of Tanjore which is also known by the name Brahmapuri. He was born of Bhagavati and Sivapadahridayar. Bhagavati and Sivapadahridayar went to the tank to take their bath. The child also accompanied his parents. They left the child on the … Continue reading Tirujnana Sambandhar

Sri Lalithambigai Temple at Thirumeyachur – The Temple where Lalitha Sahasranama was chanted first on Earth by Sage Agasthya

Hari Om The powerful Lord Shiva Temple of Meganathaswami is located in Thirumeyachur, 18 kms from Mayavaram and 33 km from Kumbakonam. Moolavar is Lord Siva, known here as Meganatha Swami. Though the moolavar is Lord Shiva, this is a temple of ambal (Divine mother) importance. The temple is famous for mother Sri Lalithambigai. It is … Continue reading Sri Lalithambigai Temple at Thirumeyachur – The Temple where Lalitha Sahasranama was chanted first on Earth by Sage Agasthya

The Kailasanathar Temple of Kanchi – Having Gates of Birth and Death

Hari Om The famous and most ancient temple in Kanchipuram is Sri Kailasanathar temple. It is situated about 75 KM from Chennai. This temple's architecture was a model not only for many of the temples in Southern India, but also for even temples in Cambodia including the most popular Angkorwat. This temple may have been … Continue reading The Kailasanathar Temple of Kanchi – Having Gates of Birth and Death

SIVA TATTVA

Hari Om Om Namassivaya! In Me the universe had its origin, In Me alone the whole subsists; In Me it is lost—Siva, The Timeless, it is I Myself, Sivoham! Sivoham! Sivoham! Salutations to Lord Siva, the vanquisher of Cupid, the bestower of eternal bliss and immortality, the protector of all beings, destroyer of sins, the … Continue reading SIVA TATTVA

Lord Shiva – Philosophy of Symbols

Hari Om Om Namassivaya Shivaya Namo Om! Snake On The Body Of Siva Serpent is the Jiva or the individual soul which rests upon Siva, the lParamatman or the Supreme Soul. The five hoods mean the five senses or the five Tattvas, viz., earth, water, fire, air and ether. They also represent the five Pranas, … Continue reading Lord Shiva – Philosophy of Symbols

Shiva Thandava Stotram

Hari Om Shiva Thandava Stotram is a famous stotra (hymn) that describes power and beauty of Lord Shivji. Lord Shiva is a supreme dancer who is considered as the king of all dancers. He formulated the thandava style of dancing. This is a vigorous style of dancing. This stotra describes the power and beauty of … Continue reading Shiva Thandava Stotram

The Chidambara Rahasya (Chidakasa or Tiruchitrambalam) – The Divine Secret

Hari Om Lord Siva is worshipped in Chidambaram as a formless presence, Akasa Lingam. Chidambaram is an ancient centre of religion and culture. Siva is worshipped at Chidambaram in the dancing aspect as Nataraja. Ardra Darsana, one of the most important festivals of South India, is celebrated every year at Chidambaram, in the month of … Continue reading The Chidambara Rahasya (Chidakasa or Tiruchitrambalam) – The Divine Secret

Daridrya Dahana Shiva Stotram by Sage Vashista for Eradicating Adversity and Poverty.

Hari Om This powerful Shivji Stotram was composed by sage Vasishta, Guru of lord Rama. This stotra when chanted with devotion to Lord Shiva, grants all types of wealth, job or employment and Vidya ie education to students. This hymn is meant to eradicate adversity, poverty, economic crisis and related problems. You may achieve all … Continue reading Daridrya Dahana Shiva Stotram by Sage Vashista for Eradicating Adversity and Poverty.