Pingleswar Ardhnareswar Devalaya (पिंगलेश्वर अर्धनारीश्वर देवालय) Assam

Pingleswar Ardhnareswa Devalaya (पिंगलेश्वर अर्धनारीश्वर देवालय) is one of the ancient Shiva Temple of North Bank of Brahmaputra. It was constructed by King Indrapal of Pal dynasty around 11-12 CE. Ahom King Shiva Singha has rebuilt it in 1661. Following… Continue Reading

Lingodbhavmurti (लिंगोद्भवमूर्ति)

Lingdbhavmurti (लिंगोद्भवमूर्ति) is an iconic representation of origin of Lord Shiva’s from fiery ling during Lord Brahma Vishnu tussle at the beginning of Ishan Kalp (इशान कल्प). It comes from the exterior decoration of a south Indian temple. It is… Continue Reading

Navagraha Shiva Temple – (नवग्रह शिव मन्दिर)

Guwahati was known as Pragyajyotishpur or centre of Astrology in the past. Navagraha temple was a centre of Atstronomy over Chitranchal Hill, east of Guwahati in Udan Bazar area near Brahmaputra River. Enshrined in this temple are nine Shiva-lings, representing… Continue Reading