Author: Asutosh Mohanty

The significance of the Yatra of Lingaraja Mahaprabhu.

कर्पूरगौरंकरुणावतारम् संसारसारंभुजगेन्द्रहारम् | सदावसन्तंहृदयारविन्दे भवंभवानीसहितंनमामि || ॐनमशिवाय्।।   Introduction Time: Baishaka Month; Starts on ShuklaPakhsyaTritiya Bhubaneswar, the capital city of Odisha is known as the city of temples. Bhubaneswar derived its name from the city’s presiding God, Bhagwan Shiva, locally known as “Tribhuvanesvara”, which means “the Bhagwan of the Three Worlds”. Popularly Bhagwan Shivji is […]

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