Thursday, July 17, 2014

Hanuman statue at Kothagudem

A very huge and standing statue of Lord Hanuman the Hindu deity. This statue is located in Kothaguden, Khamaam dist of AP , India.

Lord Hanuman standing statue at Kothagudem
Standing Hanuman statue at Kothagudem 

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Hanuman Temple at Metharan

A very huge statue of Lord Hanuman. This statue is located at shedung foothills in Metharan, India.

Hanuman Temple at Metharan

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Har ki Pauri Temple- Jammu


Har ki Pauri temple is a modern day temple built on the banks of Tawi River in Jammu in Jammu and Kashmir State of India. This temple is named after the popular bathing ghat (Har ki Pauri) in Haridwar, the sacred city of Hindus in India. This temple enshrines almost all the deities of Gods and Goddesses of Hinduism.
Har Ki Pauri temple is divided into three divisions. First is the river bank named as Ganga Ghat despite the fact the river flow over here is Tawi. This section of the temple has a glorious and huge idol of Lord Ganesha on the temple roof even visible from a long distance outside the temple. This section also enshrine the deities of Goddess Chamunda Devi sitting on lion, Lord Surya (Sun God), Dharma, Yama, Chitragupta, Goddess Santoshi, Goddess Saraswati-Lakshmi-Ganesh and Lord Shiva getting alms from Annapurna. There is a separate shrine of Goddess Chamunda is in the sleeping posture along with the idols of Vishnu and Naga (snake).
The second section of the temple is named as Rameswar having the big statue of Lord Hanuman visible even from outside the temple. This section enshrines idol of huge Shiv Linga encircled by ten small Shiv Lingas. And behind these 11 Shiv Lingas the deties of Lord Ram, Lakshmana and Hanuman are enshrined performing puja to Shiv Linga. The shrines/idols of Vaishno Devi, Bhadra Kali, Ganga and Tawi are also located here.
The third section of the temple is known as Char Dham having the huge deity of Vasudeva. Other than this the temple enshrine the deities of  Mansa Devi & Lord Ganesh, Krishna-Baldev-Subhadra, Tirupati Balaji, Badrinarayan along with Nar-Narayan, Garud, Lakshmi & Narad, Kedarnath Linga along with Parvati, Radha-Krishna, baby Krishna, a big Shiv Linga idol named Pasupathinath, Shiv-Parvati-Ganesh, Vittal along with Rukmini, Shravan Kuman and his parents, Dwarakadheesh, etc.The entrance of the temple has a shrine for Shanidev.



Har ki Pauri Temple
Har ki Pauri Temple-J&k

Har ki Pauri Temple located on the bank of Tawi River in J&K
Har ki Pauri Temple located on the bank of Tawi River
Lord Hanuman statue -Har ki Pauri Temple
Lord Hanuman statue -Har ki Pauri Temple- J&K




Har ki Pauri temple is a modern day temple built on the banks of Tawi River in Jammu in Jammu and Kashmir State of India. This temple is named after the popular bathing ghat (Har ki Pauri) in Haridwar, the sacred city of Hindus in India. This temple enshrines almost all the deities of Gods and Goddesses of Hinduism.
Har Ki Pauri temple is divided into three divisions. First is the river bank named as Ganga Ghat despite the fact the river flow over here is Tawi. This section of the temple has a glorious and huge idol of Lord Ganesha on the temple roof even visible from a long distance outside the temple. This section also enshrine the deities of Goddess Chamunda Devi sitting on lion, Lord Surya (Sun God), Dharma, Yama, Chitragupta, Goddess Santoshi, Goddess Saraswati-Lakshmi-Ganesh and Lord Shiva getting alms from Annapurna. There is a separate shrine of Goddess Chamunda is in the sleeping posture along with the idols of Vishnu and Naga (snake).
The second section of the temple is named as Rameswar having the big statue of Lord Hanuman visible even from outside the temple. This section enshrines idol of huge Shiv Linga encircled by ten small Shiv Lingas. And behind these 11 Shiv Lingas the deties of Lord Ram, Lakshmana and Hanuman are enshrined performing puja to Shiv Linga. The shrines/idols of Vaishno Devi, Bhadra Kali, Ganga and Tawi are also located here.
The third section of the temple is known as Char Dham having the huge deity of Vasudeva. Other than this the temple enshrine the deities of  Mansa Devi & Lord Ganesh, Krishna-Baldev-Subhadra, Tirupati Balaji, Badrinarayan along with Nar-Narayan, Garud, Lakshmi & Narad, Kedarnath Linga along with Parvati, Radha-Krishna, baby Krishna, a big Shiv Linga idol named Pasupathinath, Shiv-Parvati-Ganesh, Vittal along with Rukmini, Shravan Kuman and his parents, Dwarakadheesh, etc.


The entrance of the temple has a shrine for Shanidev.



Har ki Pauri Temple
Har ki Pauri Temple-J&k

Har ki Pauri Temple located on the bank of Tawi River in J&K
Har ki Pauri Temple located on the bank of Tawi River
Lord Hanuman statue -Har ki Pauri Temple
Lord Hanuman statue -Har ki Pauri Temple- J&K



Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Lord Hanuman painting on wall

Lord Hanuman painting in sitting posture. This painting is painted in vermilion, red-orange hue on the wall of a Hindu temple near Pavagadh hill Station Mountain in Gujarat state of India. 


Lord Hanuman painting on a wall
Lord Hanuman in sitting posture

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

85 feet Lord Hanuman statue of Trinidad

This is an incredible 85 feet tall statue of Lord Hanuman- the Hindu monkey god located in Trinidad. This statue is reported as second tallest Hanuman idol in the world. This idol was gifted by a famous saint from India- Ganapati Sachchidan. This huge statue is ornately painted in pink, saffron and golden tone. This statue lies adjacent to a Dravidian-style temple nearby where weddings and ceremonies are performed.

An incredible Lord Hanuman 85 feet tall statue of Trinidad.
 Lord Hanuman 85 feet tall statue located in Trinidad.


Dravidian-style temple adjacent to Hanuman statue
Dravidian-style temple