Nandi Theertha Mandir, Malleshwaram, Bengaluru. There is a mystery behind discovery of this 7000 year old Mandir.
Sri Dakshina Mukha Nandi Theertha Kalyani Kshetra also known as Nandi Theertha. This mandir is located opp. Gangamma Mandir and diagonally opposite @LostTemple7
Kadu Malleshwara Mandir. In 1997, construction began on an empty land diagonally opp. to Kadu Malleshwara Mandir, during evacuation of a mound for construction the workers discovered the spire of a Mandir. They dug deeper & found there was a large Mandir.
Dec 19, 2021 • 8 tweets • 16 min read
Did You Know?
why Kerala State is called "God's Own Country"?
Younger generation will not know & older generation might have forgotten the History behind this.
When India got Independence on 15th August 1947, Travancore Kingdom didn’t join the Indian Union Govt. @LostTemple7@LostTemple7@davidfrawleyved@csranga@MinOfCultureGoI@tourismgoi@AnuSatheesh5@eshers@VertigoWarrior@IndiaTales7@VIBHU_Tweet Diwan of Travancore Kingdom announced in June, 1947 that the Travancore Kingdom will be a separate country by itself.
During that period, the Travancore Kingdom was well developed with Public Transport, Telephone Network, & Heavy Engineering Industries. The King took over all
Dec 18, 2021 • 6 tweets • 4 min read
Do you know how Lakshmana killed Indrajit, S/O Ravana
A fierce battle was going on between Lakshmana & Indrajit. Indrajith power was increasing rapidly & Lakshmana declining, so as per Vibhishan suggestion that Indrajith cannot be killed with any astra at last @LostTemple7
Lakshmana started his own hymn/mantra on Sri Rama to create a new astra
धर्मात्मा सत्यसन्धश्च रामो दाशरथिर्यदि || ९०-६-७१
पौरुषे चाप्रतिद्वन्द्वस्तदेनं जहि रावणिम् |
Vana Durga Parameswari Amman is a mandir dedicated to Vana Durga, situated in Kathiramangalam, Tanjore dist. TamilNadu is one of the Nava (9) Durga Mandir is a presiding deity in this mandir. The main vigraha of the Mandir is 6 ft. height & special Pooja in Mandir held at
Rahu Kalam, In this Mandir, Durga Mata is faced towards East direction. Agastya Maharishi installed this Durga Mata & Mirugandar Rishi worshiped this Durga Mata. As per legacy, Presiding deity is Maa Durga Parameswari. It is believed she visit Kasi during the night times & comes
Oct 23, 2021 • 7 tweets • 6 min read
We all know about Sri Ram & His family members. How many of us know Sri Rama ancestors? Let's go with a #Thread
According to Srimad Valmiki Ramayana, Vasishta Maharshi introduces King Dasharatha's Family Tree to King Janaka just before Sri Sita Rama Kalyanam. @LostTemple7
Lets learn Sri Rama's ancestors
From Bhagwan Brahma- Marichi
Marichi's son Kashyapa Prajapathi
Kashyap's son Vivsawan (Surya Bhagwan)
Vivaswan's son Manu
Among 10 son's of Manu 1 was Ikshwaku.
Ikshvaku made Ayodhya his capital & this way Ikshvaku generation came into existence.
Oct 21, 2021 • 6 tweets • 4 min read
Did You Know ?
Significance of Chidambaram Mandir design, layout & architecture of the Mandir is replete with philosophical meanings.
Let's go thru a small #Thread - 1. The 9 gateways signify the 9 orifices in the human body. @LostTemple72. The Ponnambalam, the sanctum sanctorum represents the heart which is reached by a flight of 5 stairs called the Panchaatchara padi - pancha meaning 5, achhara – indestructible syllables – "SI VA YA NA MA", from a raised anterior dias - the Kanakasabai.
Jul 23, 2021 • 8 tweets • 4 min read
How our Ancient Indians use to calculate space according to Srimad Bhagawatham. #Thread
Lets start from India: India is a part of South Asia; Asia is one of the continent in the world;
This world is nothing but Earth. The whole Earth is known as Bhooh.
In Bhooh we have seven Dweepams known as Jambu, Plaksha, Shalmali, Kusha, Kraunca, Shaka, Pushkara Dweepams respectively. India is in Jambudweepam.
Above Bhooh there are seven layers/lokas named as Bhuvah, Suvah, Mahah, Janah, Tapah, Satyam
Similarly, Below Earth there are
Jul 14, 2021 • 8 tweets • 13 min read
*Father Of The Nation* they taught you. But the *True Fathers* Of the Indian Civilization never appeared in our syllabus #Thread 👇 1. Father of astronomy: Aryabhatta; work - Aryabhattiyam 2. Father of astrology: Varahamihira, works; Panchasiddhantika, Bruhat Hora Shastra 3. Fathers of #surgery : Charaka & Sushruta, works: Samhitas 4. Father of #anatomy : #Patanjali, work: #Yogasutra 5. Father of #yoga : #Patanjali, work: #Yogasutra 6. Father of #Economics: Chanakya, work: Arthashshtra 7. Father of #Atomictheory: Rishi Kanada, Work : Kanada sutras
A kutty #Story
Teacher addresses a student & asks: “How many kidneys do we have?"
“Four!", The backbencher student responds.
“Four? Haha,” The teacher was one of those who took pleasure in picking on his students' mistakes and demoralizing them.
“Bring a bundle of grass, because we have a donkey in the room," the teacher orders a front bencher.
“And for me a coffee!”, the backbencher student added.
The teacher was furious & expelled the student from the room.
The student was, by the way, a famous humorist namely
These are the original Moorthies of Shri Rama, Lakshmana & Sita Mata which were removed and sent to a safe place before Ram Mandir was desecrated by Babur. When Babur marched into Ayodhya, the caretaker of the Mandir Pandit Shyamanand Maharaj fled Ayodhya along with
the Moorthies & handed them over to Swami Eknath Maharaj of Paithan. Later these Moorthies were handed over to the Guru of Shri Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, Shri Swami Samarth Ramdas.
When Swami Samarth was on a tour of South India, he placed those Moorthies on the banks of the
Jul 12, 2021 • 13 tweets • 12 min read
Thiruvannamalai (Annamaliayar) Kovil was built before 1100 years & architecture of the Kovil has its contribution from various KINGDOM from Cholas, Pandias, Sambuvarayars Posalas, Vijayanagara, Nayaks, Nagarathargal, Cheftains & Zamindars. The Mandir @LostTemple7
possesses more than 1000 statues & 450 stone inscriptions. The mandir has more than 100 sannidhis. Various moorthies, bronze vigrahas, paintings, 1000 pillar mahal & gopurams are the specialties of the mandir. Mandir is very enormous with an area covers around 25 acres &
Jul 10, 2021 • 18 tweets • 15 min read
Pachaiappas silks management going to do Abhishekam at Sri Mahalingeswara Kovil, Vayalathur near Kanchipuram. Details of this Kovil @LostTemple7
The place where the mandir was constructed is believed to be the place where Kannagi, the idol of the Tamil epic Silappatikaram, reassured herself after returning from Madurai. #Thread on Madhurakali Amman/Devi
To know more about Kannagi - pls go thru Thread by @Jayalko1 ji for
better understanding about Sthala Puranam:
Sthala Puranam says, Chelliamman was a local devi of Siruvachur. Her powers became delimited by a tantric, who started using the powers for destructive purposes. Mathura Kaliamman, a form of Maa Kali, happened
Jul 9, 2021 • 7 tweets • 6 min read
Do you know how Lakshmana killed Indrajit (S/O Ravana)?
A fierce battle was going on between Lakshmana & Indrajit. Indrajith power was increasing rapidly & Lakshmana declining, so as per Vibhishan suggestion that Indrajith cannot be killed with any astra at last Lakshmana
started his own hymn on Sri Rama to create a new astra
धर्मात्मा सत्यसन्धश्च रामो दाशरथिर्यदि || ९०-६-७१
पौरुषे चाप्रतिद्वन्द्वस्तदेनं जहि रावणिम् |
Dharmatma satya sandhasya Ramo daasarathir yadi|
Paurushe cha apratidwandwam sarainam jahi Raavaneem||
Meaning of this shloka:
Jul 8, 2021 • 9 tweets • 7 min read
Did You Know - Which is the World’s oldest Tape Recorder? by Sri Kanchi Paramacharya Mahaswami
Let's go with a #Thread
Once way back in 1940/50s someone was conducting an interview with Kanchi Mahaperiyava. That gentleman recorded the interview in a Tape recorder. @KanchiMatham
Periyava then posed a question:
“Does anyone know which is the oldest known tape recorder?”
Nobody was able to answer. Then Mahaperiyava asked another question:
“How did Vishnu Sahasranamam come to us?”
Everyone said Bhishma Pitamah gave it.
All agreed. Then Mahaperiyava posed
Jul 7, 2021 • 31 tweets • 8 min read
Once there was a Formal Debate of Sringeri #Jagadguru Versus a #Missionary!
Following is an interesting debate that took place between the Jagadguru Shankaracharya of Shringeri Sharada piitam, Shrii Shrii Abhinava Vidyathiirtha Mahaswamigal (1931–1989) and a Christian
Missionary, sometime in the year 1973.
The missionary had come to Shringeri to debate with Acharya & establish the "superemacy" of Christianity over the #Hindu dharma. After exchanging a few words of formality,
Jagadguru: What is the purpose of your visit ?
May 26, 2021 • 8 tweets • 5 min read
This place is Krishna patnam in Nellore. An Ayurveda doctor is miraculously curing COVID. Even serious cases are cured in a day or two. He gives medicine free of cost. Govt has formed a committee to enquire. As of now no complaints against him. Today 60000 went for treatment
only 10000 got medicine. Lot of chaos & stampede has taken place. Ayurveda commissioner who visited today confirmed that all the natural ingredients used by him are permissible & safe. He is yet to experience Live the miracle & he is going to check that tomorrow. Today those
May 14, 2021 • 10 tweets • 6 min read
Today we will learn about Vana Durga Parameswari Amman - is a Kovil dedicated to Vana Durga, situated in Kathiramangalam, Tanjore district, TamilNadu - is one of the Nava (9) Durga Mandir is a presiding deity in this mandir. The main vigraham of the kovil is six feet height and
special Pooja in the Kovil held at Rahu Kalam, In this mandir, Maa Durga is faced towards East direction. Agastya Maharishi did pratishta of Durga Mata and Mirugandar Rishi worshipped this Maa Durga. As per sattology, Presiding deity is Maa Durga Parameswari. It is believed
May 13, 2021 • 21 tweets • 10 min read
Today would like to share about
Sri Brahmapureeswarar Kovil, near Trichy,
Main Deity : Sri Brahmapureeswarar (Bhagwan Brahma).
Ambal (Consort) : Brahma Nayagi
Holy Water : Brahma Theertham.
Sthal Vruksham : Magizha (Spanish cherry) tree.
Prominence of the Shrine : This is yet another spectacular Dravidian architectural marvel, the Brahmapureeswar Kovil. Not known to many, this kovil is tucked away on the outskirts of the Trichy city at a serene village near Tirupattur. After a 30 km drive from Trichy,