Mahashivaratri 2021

Mahashivaratri - Pallikondeswara

Highlighting the Pallikondeswara Temple on this Mahashivaratri day. Its the only temple where Bhagwan Shiva is seen in a reclining pose.

Soundarya Lahiri and a long lost memory …

Yesterday was Mahashivaratri and I saw pictures of the Shankaracharya temple in Kashmir being all lit up after many decades… Obviously I knew nothing about the Shankaracharya Temple of Kashmir. I only knew that Adi Sankara had spent time in Kashmir at the Sharada Peeth. Enter Wikipedia and I found out that he had visited … Read more