January 9, 2018 yogi

Varanasi the Spiritual Capital – An Introduction. This is an introduction to the Spiritual Capital of the World -Varanasi. Actually to depict Varanasi through few words and images is quite impossible. I have visited several times to Varanasi to take the essence of the city. It is the holiest of the 7 Holy cities in India. Death in Varanasi brings salvation (moksha). This means the cycle of reincarnation ends. One of the oldest city in the World is Varanasi. One of the Jyotirlinga of Lord Shiva – Viswanath another side the resonance of the holy Siddhas who did their penance and…

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October 18, 2017 yogi 1Comment

How to Go and Where to Stay at Srisailam Click on logo for your easy booking FLIGHT BOOKING: TRAIN BOOKING: IRCTC STAY AT SRISAILAM:           You may book based on your budget. From Backpackers to Suit everything available. Even dormitory also available. It is really excellent stay at Srisailam and visit surroundings. STAY AT HYDERABAD:            HOW TO GO: Srisailam is around 225 KM from Hyderabad MGBus Terminus. First you come to Hyderabad or Secunderabad by Train or Air or by Bus based on the availability from your city. Foreigners who are coming…

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February 10, 2017 yogi 1Comment

Bhramaramba  Devi The Bhramaramba  Devi or Bhramarambika or Bhamri Devi Temple in Srisailam is one of the eighteen Maha Shakti Peethas. Shivaparshvasthita mata shrishaile shubhapithake| Bhramaramba mahadevi karunarasavikshana|| Bhramarambha (Bhramari Devi) means the Mother of Black Bees. The legend is that a demon named Arunasura ruled the whole world. He performed Tapasya chanting The Gayatri Mantra. for a very long time and pleased Lord Brahma. At first, he asked for the boon of immortality, but Brahma unable to give that but Brahma gave the boon that he will not be killed by any two-footed or four-footed creature. With this wish of Arunasura,…

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February 9, 2017 yogi

Jyotirlinga Jyotirlinga represents Lord Shiva, where Lord Shiva manifested. Jyoti means Radiance and Linga represent the sign of Shiva. There are 12 Jyotirlinga in India which is called Dwadash Jyotirlinga. Though it is was written in many scriptures that there are 64 Jyotirlinga, but I have no data in this respect. May Siddhas know the details very well. These Jyotirlingas have tremendous power. All the Jyotirlingas Temple constructed in such a Geographical as well as astronomical points that there always flows a tremendous energy. So these all the places are energy vortex. What I believe that the Rishis and Sages or the…

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February 8, 2017 yogi

Phaladhara-Panchadhara One of the beautiful and most significant place in Srisailam. A place for long time meditation. It is located around 4.5Km from Srisailam temple. According to the tradition at this place, Lord Siva appeared to a potter devotee in Atika (piece of Pot) and hence named as Atikeswaram and later it became Hatakeswaram. There is a temple dedicated to Sri Hatakeswara Swamy and is a stone structure datable to 11th-13th Centuries A.D.   It is said that Bhagawan Adi-Shankara Bhagavatpada performed a long penance in this beautiful spot. Here he composed the Shivananda Lahari. In this context, I would…

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February 7, 2017 yogi 4Comment

Srisailam- The Kailash of South. Finally, I have completed my plan to visit 12 Jyotirling or Dwadash Jyotirling. Lord Mallikarjuna Swamy in Srisailam is my first one. This is the second Jyotirlinga after Somnath. ” श्रीशैल शिखर दृष्ट्वा पुनः जन्म न विद्यते । ” “śrīśaila śikhara dṛṣṭvā punaḥ janma na vidyate ।” As per our scriptures, it is said that, By seeing the śikhara or the peak of Srisailam, (one releases himself from the cycle of birth and death) one is not born again.” In Srisailam the name of Shiva is Mallikarjuna Swamy. In India, it is considered the Somnath…

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January 28, 2017 yogi

Jyotirlinga represents Lord Shiva, where Lord Shiva manifested. Jyoti means Radiance and Linga represent the sign of Shiva. There are 12 Jyotirlinga in India which is called Dwadash Jyotirlinga. सौराष्ट्रे सोमनाथं च श्रीशैले मल्लिकार्जुनम्। उज्जयिन्यां महाकालमोङ्कारममलेश्वरम्॥ परल्यां वैद्यनाथं च डाकिन्यां भीमशङ्करम्। सेतुबन्धे तु रामेशं नागेशं दारुकावने॥ वाराणस्यां तु विश्वेशं त्र्यम्बकं गौतमीतटे। हिमालये तु केदारं घुश्मेशं च शिवालये॥ एतानि ज्योतिर्लिङ्गानि सायं प्रातः पठेन्नरः। सप्तजन्मकृतं पापं स्मरणेन विनश्यति॥ एतेशां दर्शनादेव पातकं नैव तिष्ठति। कर्मक्षयो भवेत्तस्य यस्य तुष्टो महेश्वराः॥   Somnath Jyotirlinga The Somnath Jyotirlinga located in Prabhas Patan near Veraval in Saurashtra on the western coast of Gujarat India. As per scriptures it is the first jyotirlinga. The main temple was destroyed and reconstructed several times in the past. At present temple…

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