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Narasimha Stuti in Malayalam in pdf

Narasimha Stuti is chanted to get the blessings of Lord Narasimha – the avatar of Lord Vishnu. The prayer is for wish fulfillment and overcoming all forms of prayer. The Stuti in Malayalam in pdf format is given below. The text or lyrics of Narasimha Stuti in Malayalam language is provided by Sundar Kidambi of prapatti. It can be chanted daily morning and evening. Link  –  Malayalam Narasimha Stuti

Patala Loka in Hindu Religion

Patala Loka is the lowest of the seven netherworlds in Hindu religion. This city below the surface of earth was built by Maya and is occupied by serpent chief or important Nagas. The glittering gems on the hoods of the Nagas light up the place. Stories about Patala Loka are mentioned in the Srimad Bhagavad Purana, Skanda Purana, Brahmanda Purana, Kurma Purana and other Hindu scriptures. As per Skanda Purana a rare murti of the Hatkeshwara form of Shiva is found in Patala Loka. As per Brahmanda Purana, dharmic people who visit Patala Loka are received by the daughters of the serpent chiefs and are entertained with music. During their stay, they are provided with divine elixir which helps the person to regain strength and vitality. The person will then have a strong and powerful body. It is said that Sage Narada who had visited Patala Loka commented that Patala was more enjoyable that the heaven of Indra. At the end of the cycle of creation, Patala Loka is also destro

Govindeshwar Gufa - Cave Associated With Adi Shankara In Omkareshwar Temple

Govindeshwar Gufa is a sacred cave located below the Omkareshwar Temple on Mandhata Island near Indore in Madhya Pradesh. The cave is associated with Adi Shankaracharya. It is believed that Adi Shankaracharya met his Guru Govinda Bhagavatpada in the cave during his parikrama of the Narmada. The concept of Vedanta was narrated to Adi Shankara by Govinda Bhagavatpada in the cave. A murti of Adi Shankara is located in the cave. Omkareshwar temple is one of the 12 jyotirlinga temples and is located on the Omkareshwar – Mandhata Island. It is believed that vyakarana mahabhashyam was taught by Gaudapada to Govinda Bhagavatpada in the cave.