The Linga Purana is one of the eighteen Mahapuranas, and a Shaivism text of Hinduism. The text’s title Linga refers to the iconography for Shiva. The author(s) . INR / $ , Title: Sri Linga Puranam, Author: hi Chakravarthi Ph.D., Genre: Spiritual. Brahma Puranas: Brahma Purana, Brahmanda Purana, Brahma Vaivarta Purana, Saiva Puranas: Shiva Purana, Linga Purana, Skanda Purana, Markandeya.

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The estimate composition dates for the oldest core of Linga Purana vary between scholars, ranging from the 5th-century CE to 10th-century. Retrieved from ” https: Giving help to everyone, showing kindness to all, is teluggu the highest worship of the Lord of eight forms.

Sri Linga Puranam ( శ్రీ లింగ పురాణం )

The text is teljgu after its theme, that is the worship of Lingaand the text is primarily focussed on Shiva as Supreme. Cornelia Dimmitt and J. Views Read Edit View history.

The text presents cosmologymythology, seasons, festivals, geography, a tour guide for pilgrimage Tirthaa manual for the design and consecration of the Linga and Nandistotrasthe importance of these icons, a description of Yoga with claims of its various benefits.


By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The verses of the text, states Kramrisch, presents Linga as an aniconic symbol of both the matter and the spirit, the Prakriti and the Purushawhereby the “powers of creation, liberation and annihilation” are symbolized by the icon. Ayurveda Dhanurveda Natya Shastra Sthapatyaveda. A Reader in the Sanskrit Puranas [4]. Samhita Brahmana Aranyaka Upanishad. The Linga Purana is notable for its aggressiveness in retaliating against those who censure Shiva, suggesting in chapter 1.

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It is as if they were libraries to which new volumes have been continuously added, not necessarily at the end of the shelf, but randomly. The Linga Purana consists of two parts — the longer Purva-bhaga and the shorter Uttara-bhaga.

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Ethics in Linga Ligna Giving help to everyone, showing kindness to all, is called the highest worship of the Lord of eight forms. Each titled work consists of material that has grown by numerous accretions in successive historical eras. As they exist today, the Puranas are a stratified literature. Like all the Puranas, the Linga Purana has a complicated chronology. The rise of the Goddess in the Hindu Tradition.


Sri Linga Puranam

The Linga Purana survives in many versions, consisting of two parts — the Purva-bhaga older part, sometimes called Purvardha with chapters telufu Uttara-bhaga later part, sometimes called Uttarardha with 55 chapters. This page was last edited on 28 Octoberat State University of New York Press. Thus no Purana has a single date of composition. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Timeline Chronology of Hindu texts. Rigveda Yajurveda Samaveda Atharvaveda. Stella Kramrisch [19] [20]. The author s telygu date of the Linga Purana is unknown, and the estimates place the original text to have been composed between the 5th- to 10th-century CE.

Other scriptures Bhagavad Gita Agamas. It accompanies the concept of Brahmanwhich as invisible signless and existent Principle, is formless or linga-less. The text linha in many inconsistent versions, and was likely revised over time and expanded.