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Chidambaram Abode of the Infinite

by: Dr. T. Ramalinga Dikshitar , Shri. P. Natarajan



ISBN: 9788195171866
Year Of Publication: 2023
Edition: 1st
Pages : 155
Language : English
Binding : Hardcover
Publisher: Universal Publishing
Size: 30
Weight: 700

Chidambaram temple occupies a unique place among the South Indian shrines. “Koil” is the exalted name for this sthala, where Nataraja performs his specific shrine, it clearly denotes its exalted state. The term “Koil” specially denotes “Chidambaram” for Saivites. Chidambaram is the home of Nataraja, the Lord of the Cosmic Dance. In this book, we are going to have a look at the all-around rituals, architecture, festivals, devotees (i.e., Nayanmars), etc. of the temple.
1. Origin of Chidambara Kshetram
2. Pancha Bhutha Temples
3. Ananda Thandavam of Lord Shiva
4. Legend of Chidambaram Dikshitas
5. Sri Adi Moolanathar and Sivakama Sundari
6. The Royal patronage of the Chidambaram Temple
7. The Art and Architecture
8. Chidambara Rahasyam
9. Pancha Sabas
10. Sivaganga Thirtha
11. Nayanmars and Chidambaram-temple
12. Lord Govindaraja Shrine
13. The Origin And growth of Thillai Kali Temple
14. Sculpture
15. Murals
16. Rituals and Festivals
17. Nataraja Iconography
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