Valmiki Ramayana does not specify to the fact directly.
But it states Rama worshipped Shiva at Rameswaram.
That Rama installed a Shiva lingam is referred to in Adhyatma Ramayana,Shiva Purana,Linga Purana,Skanda Purana, Padma Purana,Ramacharitamanas by Tulsidas and Shiva Daridra
For my post ‘World’s Oldest Temple, Gobekli Tepe,built By Brahmins, I have received a lot adverse comments, though they were out numbered by positive comments.
The descriptions found in the Puraná about the descriptions of the Land Masses, check out.
This could explain why the Sanatana Dharma remains are found everywhere.
It was not difficult for Sanatana Dharma to spread.
By looking at the position of India in the map, one can understand how the Tsunami devoured India and how Sanatana Dharma was right in describing geographical details .
Puranas, compiled by Veda Vyasa are said to be the body pats of Lord Vishnu. Here is the description. 1.Brahma Purana – Head 2.Padma Purana – Heart. 3.Vishnu Purana Right Hand. 4.Shiva Purana Left Hand. 5.Bhagavatha Purana- Thighs. 6.Naradha Purana- -Navel. 7.Markandeya Purana-… Continue reading Puranas As Body Parts Of Vishnu List
Normally one does not find Brahman given more importance in the Puranas as each Purana extolls the virtues of the God on whose name the Purana is named.
Matsya Purana, Purana meant to extol the Virtues of Vishnu speaks of Brahman ordering and assigning jobs to the Trimurti.
What is interesting is that this chapter (Chapter 6) does not state that a particular God, Shiva, Vishnu as the embodiment of Brahman.
Instructions by Brahman.