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Lord Saptkoteshwara Temple, Goa

This is one of the greatest Shaivite shrines of Goa which has a chequered and turbulent history of more than one thousand years. Saptakoteshwar was the family deity of the Kadambas of Goa, and they honoured it by featuring the legend and the Shikara...
by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Dec 17, 2016

Sri Mahalsa Temple, Goa

The temple of Goddess Mahalasa had been on the plateau of Verna village in Salcette taluka from ancient times long before the advent of the Portuguese rule in this part of Goa. It is said that Parushuram brought 10 Saraswat families in Gomantak from...
by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Dec 17, 2016

Lord Vimleshwar Swayambhu Shivlinga, Goa

Vimaleshwar Temple is located in Rivona village of Sanguem taluka in the state of Goa, India. Vimaleshwar is a form of Lord Shiva and is worshiped in the form of a Shivalinga. It is a "Swayambhu" shivlinga.The Prabhu Dessai family of Rivona (GSBs) an...
by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Dec 17, 2016

Goddess ShantDurga Temple, Goa

This temple is dedicated to Goddess Durga, one of the most powerful of all Hindu deities. The main idol has the idol of Lord Shiva on one side and Lord Vishnu on the other. Lores have it that while Goddess Durga brought a ceasefire between the two, b...
by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Dec 17, 2016

Awesome Temple Of Lord Damodar, Goa

This famous Temple is dedicated to Damodar deity – the reincarnation of Shiva God. Here such Gods as Ramnath (the incarnation of Lord Shiva), Chamundeshwari (the fierce form of Shakti, a tutelary deity), Mahakali (the Hindu Goddess of time and deat...
by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Dec 17, 2016

Lord Kamleshwar Temple, Goa

Lord Kamleshwar the beautiful Lord Shiva Temple situated at Korgao in Pernem which is the north most taluka of Goa. It is known to be built by a queen named Kamala who ruled Goa from Revatidvip (today's Redi). The temple is about 200 years old and i...
by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Dec 16, 2016

Top Temples In Goa You Must Visit

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by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Dec 16, 2016

Shri Mahadeva Temple, Goa

The Tambdi Surla Temple Dedicated To Lord Shiva has a pillared porch and three stepped entrances and the shrine surmounted by a tower. It is quite small with a small passageway and has Shiva's vehicle, a headless Nandi bull in the center of the main...
by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Dec 16, 2016

Shri Ramnath Temple, Goa

Ramnath is a Divine Symbol of the unity of Hari (Vishnu) and Hara (Shiva). Ramnath is a compound word formed by the unity of two words Rama and Natha. So, Ramnath means the Lord of Rama. In another way Ramnath also means the one whose Lord is Rama. S...
by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Dec 16, 2016

Shri Mangeshi Temple, Goa

The Shri Mangeshi Temple is a Beautiful Temple Dedicated To Lord Shiva. It is considered to be the Most Important Temple In Goa, it belongs to the typical Goan Hindu temple style of architecture. It is very distinctive with its white towers, welcomin...
by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Dec 16, 2016

On the trail of Jain heritage in Tamil Nadu

It all began with a Twitter DM (or direct message) I received from my friend and fellow blogger, Anuradha Shankar. It was the summer of 2014 and Anu was travelling, or doing a temple run as she preferred to call … Continue reading →...
by My Favourite Things on Dec 15, 2016

Ghorwadeshwar Lord Shiva Temple

“Ghorwadeshwar” Lord Shiva Temple situated near Ghorawadi. This is a “Shivlinga” temple at the hill top with beautiful nature view. Pretty clam and quite place with wind breezing which u can feel while sitting at the table top land in between...
by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Dec 14, 2016

The two Azhagar Kovils of Madurai

Madurai is home to a number of sacred sites whose origins have now passed into the land of myth and legends. The original temple structures built on the sacred sites no longer exist today for over the centuries, they have … Continue reading ...
by My Favourite Things on Dec 5, 2016

Hyderabad Revisited

Overview: Hyderabad, popular for its Nizam influence, has always attracted heritage lovers across the world. I set forward to visit some of the oldest sites in the city. My last visit took me to the ever enchanting Charminar, surrounded by the bangle...
by Payana: Explore India on Dec 3, 2016

Seeing Taiwan Through My Sister’s Eyes

It's exciting when someone visits us in Taiwan. Seeing Taiwan through someone's eyes for the first time is rewarding, especially when it's your sister. Continue Reading →...
by My Several Worlds on Oct 4, 2016

Lord Koneshwaram Temple, Sri Lanka

Aathi Koneswaram Temple in Sri Lanka is a regionally important Hindu temple located in the Thambalagamuwa village in the Trincomalee District. The name of the temple in Tamil means the “Temple of the Original Lord of Konesvaram”. It is situated 2...
by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Aug 17, 2016

Eklingji Lord Shiva Temple, Rajasthan

Eklingji Temple is one of the Most Famous Temples of Rajasthan. Located in the town of Eklingji (Kailashpuri), the place got its popular name from the temple. Eklingji Temple is positioned at a distance of 22 km in the north of Udaipur, on the natio...
by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Aug 17, 2016

Japan Diaries 2016, KYOTO Day 1: Tatami Experience, Kiyumizu Dera, Gion & Geishas

Hello, again! Here's another installment from my Japan Diaries. So excited to share with you our brief yet sweet & extremely memorable stay in Kyoto or Old Japan.I think it's my favorite among the 3 places we've been in. This place is filled with...
by Drowning Equilibriums on Aug 14, 2016

Lord Murugan Temple, Tiruchendur

The Tiruchendur temple is an impressive shore temple dedicated to Lord Subramanya. It is one of the six Aarupadai veedu shrines of Murugan while the other five 'Padaiveedu' shrines are situated on hills or mounds. There are several literary works sin...
by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Jul 28, 2016

Lord Krishna Besutiful Photos Part III

Lord Krishna Childhood Photos Part I Lord Krishna HD Pictures ILord Krishna HD Pictures Part II...
by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Jul 20, 2016


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