There is yet another temple where the Shiva Linga absorbs entire Oil when abhisheka is performed.
However,the Puranas and Smritis refer to temple construction.
It may be noted that the Smritis do not have the same authority as Vedas.
Smritis are traditions being followed.
In case of conflict between Veda and Smritis,Vedas are the deciding authority.
Sri Rangam,the foremost Holy Shrine of Lord Vishnu is referred to in ancient Indian texts and it’s age is yet to determined and is point of debate. Will be writing in Detail […]
Five Elements Temples, (Panchabootha Sthalas),
Pancha Peeta Sthalas,
Pancha linga Sthalas,
Shakti Peeta Sthalas,
Pancha Asana Sthalas(Five Seats) Tri(three)Sthalas
Such is the greatness of Andal,one of the twelve Azhwars,and the only woman,she evokes proximity to Godhood easily.
Though there are Sannadhis, separate sanctum for Andal in most of the Divya Kshetras,very little is known about Andal sanctum at Lakshmikanthaswamy temple at Hedthale,near Nanjangudu,near Mysuru, Karnataka,India.