Haleshi Mahadev Temple and the mystical cave is about 5 hours east of Kathmandu, said to be in existence for over 6000 years. The three caves are said to represent the three eyes of Lord Shiva. The cave is 67… Continue Reading
The statue of Kailashnath Mahadev कैलाशनाथ महादेव at Sanga is less than half an hour from the revered Pashupatinath Temple, Kathmandu, Nepal, via Bhaktapur. The statue is 44 metres / 144 feet tall.
This is the oldest standing Hindu temple of Malaysia. The current structure was built in the 17th-18th century by Thaivanayagam Chitty (Tamil traders from Panai in Tamil Nadu, India), this temple is dedicated to Lord Vinayagar or Ganesha. It also has an… Continue Reading
Batu Caves is a hill at the northern end of Kuala Lumpur, having the famous Batu Caves temples dedicated to Lord Murugan (Lord Kartikeya / Skanda / Subramaniyan). There are 272 steps leading to the caves.
On June 18, 2004, an unusual new landmark was unveiled at CERN, the European Center for Research in Particle Physics in Geneva — a 2m tall statue of the Indian deity Shiva Nataraja, the Lord of Dance. The statue, symbolizing… Continue Reading
The statue of Nataraja, the dancing form of Lord Shiva was unveiled at CERN, the European Center for Research in Particle Physics in Geneva, Switzerland. For the modern physicists, Shiva’s cosmic dance unifies ancient mythology, religious art and modern physics.… Continue Reading
In the Ardhanarishvara roop, Shiva and Maata Parvati are worshiped as one. Once, the great sage Rishi Bhringi (as also people in many religions), falsely believed that men are superior to women. So, Rishi Bhringi used to worship Lord Shiva and he would disregard… Continue Reading
Pura Ulun Danu Bratan is located by the Lake Brantan in Bali, Indonesia. The 11 stories of pelinggih meru are dedicated to Shiva and Parvathi.
The Motieswar Shiva Temple in Muscat, Oman is a 350 year old temple near the Sultan’s Palace. it was built by Gujarati traders.
The Shiva Vishnu Temple of South Florida USA is located at 5661 Dykes Road, Southwest Ranches, FL-33331.