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Four faces of Siva

Robert J. Casey

Four faces of Siva

the detective story of a vanished race

by Robert J. Casey

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Published by The Bobbs-Merrill Company in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Angkor (Extinct city),
  • Cambodia,
  • Cochin China
    • Subjects:
    • Khmers.,
    • Angkor (Extinct city),
    • Cambodia -- Description and travel.,
    • Cochin China -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Robert J. Casey ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS558.A6 C35
      The Physical Object
      Pagination7 p. l., xi-xii p., 1 l., 15-373 p.
      Number of Pages373
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6726755M
      LC Control Number29008123
      OCLC/WorldCa491187

      In Hinduism. In Hinduism, it is traditionally recognized as the abode of God Shiva, who resided there along with his consort goddess Parvati and their children, lord Ganesh and lord Kartikeya.. According to Charles Allen, one description in the Vishnu Purana of the mountain states that its four faces are made of crystal, ruby, gold, and lapis lazuli. It is a pillar of the world and is located Parent range: Transhimalaya. Siva. A new and illuminating translation of the ancient scripture, “The Prayers of the Five Faces of Shiva,” appears in this booklet. Passed down in the oral tradition from teacher to student for thousands of years, this wisdom becomes available to a western.

      Brahma Actually had 5 Faces. here goes the story. Brahma created Shatarupa(literally śata-rūpā, she of a hundred beautiful forms), he was immediately infatuated and pursued her wherever she went. Shatarupā moved in various directions to avoid. Faces, Forms, Films by Robert G. Anderson Authors: Robert G. Anderson Location: New York Publisher: Castle Date: Features: Story of an artist and a man named Lon Chaney Book Condition: Very Good+: Foxing on inside of the book, pages and the spine of the book Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+: Foxing on the jacket HCXSeller Rating: % positive.

      About this Item: IAHC & Sundeep Prakashan, Soft cover. Condition: Good. 1st Edition. pages of text plus 32 black & white photo reproductions. The general theme of the congress was 'Saivism in Art and Culture'. 16 articles, including: Depictions of Siva with three faces and four hands - Ardhanarisvara, Murti in the temple Art of Andhra Pradesh - Siva as Bhairava worshipped in Varanasi. One tradition says that Sadasiva revealed the four agamas to Garuda, Vama, Bhutatantra and Bairava from the four faces and the well known 28 agamas from the fifth face Isanam. The 28 Saiva agamas are said to have been revealed from all the five faces of Siva, the first four taught five agamas each, while the last, Isanam gave rise to eight.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Casey, Robert J. (Robert Joseph), Four faces of Siva. Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill Co. [©]. This shows us that the fifth face is on top of the other four faces that are facing the four different directions.

This face is skywards. Which means it is on top of the other four faces which face the four directions. In this aspect Shiva is shown as copper in color standing alongside a she-goat.

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Mukhalingas having four faces are also regarded to have an invisible fifth face at the top of the linga. The four- and five-faced mukhalingas represent the five aspects of Shiva, which also relate to the classical elements and the cardinal directions.

The omnipotent, omnipresent and omniscient God Siva for facilitating the individual souls to. Shiva (/ ˈ ʃ iː v ə /; Sanskrit: शिव, ISO: Śiva, lit. ''the auspicious one'') also known as Mahadeva (lit. ''great god'') is one of the principal deities of is the supreme being within Shaivism, one of the major traditions within contemporary Hinduism.

Shiva is known as "The Destroyer" within the Trimurti, the Hindu trinity that includes Brahma and en: Ganesha, Kartikeya, Ashokasundari, Regional:. Author Name Casey, Robert J. Title Four Faces of Siva: The Detective Story of a Vanished Race.

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Contains monochrome photographic plates. Pages remain mostly clear with light. The mantra and kirtan (call-and-response devotional chants) of yoga practice sometimes get short shrift in the West because they aren&#;t well understood.

These chants are an integral part of most every Eastern spiritual practice because they are designed to provide access into the psyche Brand: New World Library. From inside the book. dance deity Delhi Devi devotee dharmacakra Diksitar disciples divine Durga early eighth century a.d.

Ekapada Elephanta Ellora erotic faces figure of Lakulisa forms of Siva four ganas Ganesa garbhagrha Goddess Government Museum Gudimallam Gupta head Hindu Ibid icon iconography India inscription Discourses on Siva. Lord Shiva has five faces called Ishana, Tatpurusha, Aghora, Vamadeva and Sadyojatha.

These five faces of Shiva represent the five basic elements viz. akash, air, fire, water and earth. In fact these faces can be called five forms of Shiva.

Any cr.- Brahma ji is unique in that he has four faces and four hands. He often carries a book and prayer beads. In all Hindu sculpture the things the gods carry; weapons, books, bowls, the amount of faces and arms the god has, how they wear their clothes, the crown or jewelry they wear each have symbolic meaning going back centuries to the origins of Hinduism.This form of Siva has five faces and is called Sadasiva.

In Sanskrit the five faces are referred to as Panchabrahma, meaning "five great Lords." The term Brahma in this context does not refer to the four-faced creator God (Brahma).