Browsing: Hindu Temples of India

A Temple (Mandir)is a structure which houses the Gods in Hinduism. A characteristic of most temples is the presence of murtis (idols) of the Hindu deity to whom the temple is dedicated. They are usually dedicated to one primary deity, the presiding deity though there are temples dedicated to several deities.

Hemadpanti Art Lord Shiva of Aundha Nagnath

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Aundha Nagnath

One of the Jyotirlinga, Aundha Nagnath temple represents an incredible monument of archaeology. Lord Shiva, the main deity, fills the temple with his presence not only in garbha gruha but also on the walls of the temple.