Thiruvannamalai Temple Thiruvannamalai District, Tamil Nadu

Thiruvannamalai Temple is located in Thiruvannamallai district of Tamilnadu. It is about 185 kms from Chennai and 210 kms from Bangalore. The town is situated…


Ghats of Varanasi - Part 1

Varanasi or Kasi is an ancient town mentioned in Rig Veda. The etymology of the word Kasi is from the Sanskrit verbal root kas means to shine- Kasi as the…


Dunagiri Devi Temple Dunagiri, Dwarahat, Almora, Uttarkhand

Dunagiri is about 50 kms. from Nainital and 15 kms. from Dwarahat. It is situated on an altitude of 8000 feet. Dunagiri Devi temple is quite popular in Kumao…


Dasha Maha Vidya Temples- Kamakya, Guwahati, Assam

Kamakya temple at Guwahati is a unique temple by itself. It is located on a hillock called Nilachal hill, on the southern bank of river Brahmaputra. Kamakya…


Dakshinamurthy Temple, Myladatturai, Tamil Nadu

Dakashinamurthy temple is situated in Myladatturai/Mayavaram, about 40 kms from Thiruvarur, Tamil Nadu. It is also called as Vallalar koil, Medha…


Chinthapurni Devi Temple Una District, Himachal Pradesh

Chintapurni Devi temple is situated in Una district of Himachal Pradesh. It has Himalayan Mountains to the North and Shivalik ranges to the East, bordering…


Chamunda Devi Temple- Kangra District, Himachal Pradesh

Chamunda Devi temple is located in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh, about 10 kms west of Palampur. The goddess is in the form of Pindi. The goddess is…


Bucheshwara Temple - Koravangala, Hassan District, Karnataka

Bucheshwara temple is located in the village of Koravangala which is around 10 kms from Hassan. It is a beautiful temple built in 12th century CE, of Hoysala…


Brahmapureshwar / Karaviranathar Temple, Tamilnadu

The three celebrated Shaivite saints- Sambandar, Tirunavakkarasar and Sundarar have praised this temple in their hymns. Once the ladies of celestial world…


Bakreshwar Shakti Peeta- Siori, Birbhum, West Bengal

Bakreshwar is situated on Siori-Dubrajpur road in Birbhum district in West Bengal. According to mythology, during the wedding of Lakshmi and Narayana in Satya…