THE GODDESS KAMALAMBA IN THYAGARAJASWAMY TEMPLE

Authors

  • S. Meenaatchi PhD Music MKU

Keywords:

God Thyagaraja, Kamalalayam, Kamalamba, Tiruvarur etc

Abstract

Each temple, have a unique specialty and architecture......

 

The article is about the ancient Goddess Kamalamba in Tiruvarur Thyagaraja temple. The ever seen Goddess Kamalamba who is seated in cross legged as a unique posture that never exists in any other Hindu temple. Mostly, we have seen the deities either in a standing or seated posture, but have you ever seen a deity seated in cross legged symbolizing virginal purity????? Such an iconographic representation is not seen anywhere else in India except in Tiruvarur Thyagarajaswamy Temple

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Published

15-02-2018

How to Cite

S. Meenaatchi. (2018). THE GODDESS KAMALAMBA IN THYAGARAJASWAMY TEMPLE . International Education and Research Journal (IERJ), 4(2). Retrieved from http://ierj.in/journal/index.php/ierj/article/view/1491