Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Your Cart (0)
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Art and Architecture > Temples of Tamilnad
Displaying 1309 of 1648         Previous  |  NextSubscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Temples of Tamilnad
Temples of Tamilnad
Description
From the Jacket:

This book "Temples of Tamilnad" contains legends of the mythological and philosophical aspect of the temples of Tamilnad from very early times. The Sthalapuranam of each of the temples has been vividly described bringing out the particular significance of each temple. This is a treasure-house of the glory of the temples dotting Tamilnad, as the reader will find for himself.

The 63 Nayanmars of the Saiva Sect and the 12 Azhwars of the Vaishnava Sect poured out their fervour in praise of the idols installed in each of the temples.

No wonder that the people of Tamilnad worship these Nayamars and Azhwars for their devotional fervour and for their dedication to the spiritual development of themasses. Their poetic outpourings not only swayed the masses but added to the richness of the Tamil language.

About the Author:

Shri R.K. Das (born 11th March 1906) comes of Boudpur village, district of Balasore, Orissa, which is the center of learning and culture, and is reputed for its Vaishnava cult working under the spiritual guidance of Srimad Ram Das Babaji of Nawadwip.

Shri Das took his M.A. in History in 1930 from Patna University. He went to Burma and learnt salt manufacture. In 1937, he returned to Orissa to start investigation into the possibility of salt manufacture, and published his valuable reports on the trade. With the creation of the Central Excise and Salt Department, Shri Das was taken up in Central Government service, and he served in many places in India. The last lap of his service, extending to nine years, was in South India.

Retiring from the Indian Salt Services as an Assistant Commissioner in 1961, Shri Das accepted the post of Project Officer (Salt) under the Industrial Development Corporation of Orissa Ltd.

CONTENTS

Map of Tamilnad
Prefacev
Introductionix
1. Kanyakumari1
2. Gandhi Mandapam5
3. Maruda Malai6
4. Suchindram7
5. Nagercoil16
6. Tiruchendur18
7. Alwar Tirunagari24
8. Srivaikuntam30
9. Nanguneri32
10. Krishnapuram39
11. Tirunelveli42
12. Papanasam44
13. Sankaranayinar Koil46
14. Srivilliputhur50
15. Tirupparankunram55
16. Madurai57
17. Rameswaram70
18. Darbhasayanam77
19. Tiruvadanai82
20. Avadayar Koil84
21. Kaliyar Koil85
22. Azhagar Koil88
23. Palani94
24. Tiruchirapalli101
25. Tiruvanaikkaval103
26. Srirangam108
27. Tanjore118
28. Punnainallur124
29. Tiruvalanchuzhi125
30. Swamimalai127
31. Dharasuram129
32. Saktimuttam131
33. Patteswaram132
34. Kumbakonam135
35. Uppiliappan Koil143
36. Mannargudi148
37. Vedaranyam151
38. Tiruvarur160
39. Sikkal164
40. Nagapattinam166
41. Tirunallar168
42. Karaikal171
43. Tirukkadaiyur174
44. Mayavaram180
45. Vaitheeswaran Koil183
46. Pullavaneswaram186
47. Chayavanam188
48. Tiruvengadu189
49. Shiyali193
50. Chidambaram194
51. Tiruppatiripuliyur200
52. Tiruvannamalai205
53. Kiratamarjareswaram207
54. Madurantakam210
55. Cheyyur214
56. Kancheepuram215
57. Tirukkazhukkunram228
58. Mahabalipuram231
59. Tirupporur237
60. Tiruvadantai238
61. Tiruvanmiyur240
62. Mylapore242
63. Triplicane245
64. Vadapalani249
65. Tiruvottiyur253
66. Tirumullaivayil257
67. Tiruvallur259
68. Tiruttani263
Appendices265
Glossary268
Bibliography275
Illustrations

Temples of Tamilnad

Item Code:
IDE116
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2001
Language:
English
Size:
9.3" X 6.5"
Pages:
296 (B & W Illus: 30, Map: 1)
Other Details:
480 gms
Price:
$22.50   Shipping Free
Notify me when this item is available
Notify me when this item is available
You will be notified when this item is available
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Temples of Tamilnad

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 11120 times since 1st Jul, 2010
From the Jacket:

This book "Temples of Tamilnad" contains legends of the mythological and philosophical aspect of the temples of Tamilnad from very early times. The Sthalapuranam of each of the temples has been vividly described bringing out the particular significance of each temple. This is a treasure-house of the glory of the temples dotting Tamilnad, as the reader will find for himself.

The 63 Nayanmars of the Saiva Sect and the 12 Azhwars of the Vaishnava Sect poured out their fervour in praise of the idols installed in each of the temples.

No wonder that the people of Tamilnad worship these Nayamars and Azhwars for their devotional fervour and for their dedication to the spiritual development of themasses. Their poetic outpourings not only swayed the masses but added to the richness of the Tamil language.

About the Author:

Shri R.K. Das (born 11th March 1906) comes of Boudpur village, district of Balasore, Orissa, which is the center of learning and culture, and is reputed for its Vaishnava cult working under the spiritual guidance of Srimad Ram Das Babaji of Nawadwip.

Shri Das took his M.A. in History in 1930 from Patna University. He went to Burma and learnt salt manufacture. In 1937, he returned to Orissa to start investigation into the possibility of salt manufacture, and published his valuable reports on the trade. With the creation of the Central Excise and Salt Department, Shri Das was taken up in Central Government service, and he served in many places in India. The last lap of his service, extending to nine years, was in South India.

Retiring from the Indian Salt Services as an Assistant Commissioner in 1961, Shri Das accepted the post of Project Officer (Salt) under the Industrial Development Corporation of Orissa Ltd.

CONTENTS

Map of Tamilnad
Prefacev
Introductionix
1. Kanyakumari1
2. Gandhi Mandapam5
3. Maruda Malai6
4. Suchindram7
5. Nagercoil16
6. Tiruchendur18
7. Alwar Tirunagari24
8. Srivaikuntam30
9. Nanguneri32
10. Krishnapuram39
11. Tirunelveli42
12. Papanasam44
13. Sankaranayinar Koil46
14. Srivilliputhur50
15. Tirupparankunram55
16. Madurai57
17. Rameswaram70
18. Darbhasayanam77
19. Tiruvadanai82
20. Avadayar Koil84
21. Kaliyar Koil85
22. Azhagar Koil88
23. Palani94
24. Tiruchirapalli101
25. Tiruvanaikkaval103
26. Srirangam108
27. Tanjore118
28. Punnainallur124
29. Tiruvalanchuzhi125
30. Swamimalai127
31. Dharasuram129
32. Saktimuttam131
33. Patteswaram132
34. Kumbakonam135
35. Uppiliappan Koil143
36. Mannargudi148
37. Vedaranyam151
38. Tiruvarur160
39. Sikkal164
40. Nagapattinam166
41. Tirunallar168
42. Karaikal171
43. Tirukkadaiyur174
44. Mayavaram180
45. Vaitheeswaran Koil183
46. Pullavaneswaram186
47. Chayavanam188
48. Tiruvengadu189
49. Shiyali193
50. Chidambaram194
51. Tiruppatiripuliyur200
52. Tiruvannamalai205
53. Kiratamarjareswaram207
54. Madurantakam210
55. Cheyyur214
56. Kancheepuram215
57. Tirukkazhukkunram228
58. Mahabalipuram231
59. Tirupporur237
60. Tiruvadantai238
61. Tiruvanmiyur240
62. Mylapore242
63. Triplicane245
64. Vadapalani249
65. Tiruvottiyur253
66. Tirumullaivayil257
67. Tiruvallur259
68. Tiruttani263
Appendices265
Glossary268
Bibliography275
Illustrations

Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy

Based on your browsing history

Loading... Please wait

Related Items

Folk Art Forms of Tamil Nadu  (DVD)
Centre for Cultural Resources and Training
28:42 Minutes
Item Code: ICY099
$17.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Temples of India |Tamil Nadu| (DVD Video)
Vamanan
Super Audio (Chennai) (2008)
60 Minutes
Item Code: ICG061
$22.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Sri Venkatesh Vaibhavam (Sanskrit Recital, Tamil, Sanskrit Chanting & Telugu) (4 Language Options) (DVD Video)
Mr.V.Krishna Prasad
Super Audio (Chennai) (2005)
66:41 Minutes
Item Code: ICG074
$22.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
English-Tamil Tamil-English Dictionary
by Jayalalitha Swamy
Hardcover (Edition: 2008)
Star Publications
Item Code: IDL154
$35.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Oceanscapes: Tamil Textiles in the Early Modern World
by S. Jeyaseela Stephen
Hardcover (Edition: 2014)
Primus Books
Item Code: NAL599
$65.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now

Testimonials

I am overwhelmed with the amount of hard-to-find Hindu scriptural texts that I have been able to locate on the Exotic India website as well as other authentic cultural items from India. I am impressed with your fast and reliable shipping methods.
Lee Scott, USA
Your service is excellent.
Shambhu, USA
Exotic India has the best selection of Hindu/Buddhist statues at the best prices and best shipping that I know of.I have bought many statues from them.I am thankful for their online presence.
Michael, USA
Thanks for sharpening our skills with wisdom and sense of humor.The torchbearers of the ancient deity religion are spread around the world and the books of wisdom from India bridges the gap between east and west.
Kaushiki, USA
Thank you for this wonderful New Year sale!
Michael, USA
Many Thanks for all Your superb quality Artworks at unbeatable prices. We have been recommending EI to friends & family for over 5 yrs & will continue to do so fervently. Cheers
Dara, Canada
Thank you for your wonderful selection of books and art work. I am a regular customer and always appreciate the excellent items you offer and your great service.
Lars, USA
Colis bien reçu, emballage excellent et statue conforme aux attentes. Du bon travail, je reviendrai sur votre site !
Alain, France
GREAT SITE. SANSKRIT AND HINDI LINGUISTICS IS MY PASSION. AND I THANK YOU FOR THIS SITE.
Madhu, USA
I love your site and although today is my first order, I have been seeing your site for the past several years. Thank you for providing such great art and books to people around the World who can't make it to India as often as we would like.
Rupesh
TRUSTe
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2018 © Exotic India