You are here: Sri Vaishnava Home Page : Bhakti List : Archives : March 2000

aagama-s and temple construction

From: sampath kumar (sampathkumar_2000_at_YAHOO.COM)
Date: Fri Mar 10 2000 - 02:32:44 PST

Sri.S.Parthasarathy in his post observes that many
temples being newly built in present-day India do not
conform to the rules of aagamA.

This is true to some extent.

Sir, just as an interesting aside (and not in defense
of taking license with the aagama), I ask you if you
knew that many aagama experts say that the main idol
("moolavar") of Lord Venkateshwara ("svayambhu")
defies all aagamic canons?!

dAsan,
Sampathkumaran  
__________________________________________________
Do You Yahoo!?
Talk to your friends online with Yahoo! Messenger.
http://im.yahoo.com

------------------------------------------------------------------------
                  - SrImate raamaanujaaya namaH -
To Post a message, send it to:   bhakti-list@eGroups.com
Visit http://www.ramanuja.org/sv/bhakti/ for more information

------------------------------------------------------------------------
Sign up for the latest technology news from PC World.com!
Sign up today for PC World's email newsletters.
FREE and easy-to-digest, these daily emails give you everything from
breaking technology news, to top product reviews and hot new shareware!
http://click.egroups.com/1/2206/2/_/716111/_/952714623/


eGroups.com home: http://www.egroups.com/group/bhakti-list
http://www.egroups.com - Simplifying group communications