THE GODDESS KAMALAMBA IN THYAGARAJASWAMY TEMPLE

S. Meenaatchi

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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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God Thyagaraja, Kamalalayam, Kamalamba, Tiruvarur etc.

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