23 March 2012

Shiva Lingam Shiva (sans. शिव śiva)

Lord Shiva is the destroyer of the world, following Brahma the creator and Vishnu the preserver, after which Brahma again creates the world and so on.
Shiva is usually worshipped in the abstract form of Shiva linga. Shivalinga is regarded as a "symbol of the great God of the universe who is all-auspiciousness.
Shanta Durga Temple Goa


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