Definition of Linga. Meaning of Linga. Synonyms of Linga

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Definition of Linga

Linga
Linga Lin"ga (l[i^][ng]"g[.a]), Lingam Lin"gam (l[i^][ng]"g[a^]m), n. [Skr. li[.n]ga.] The phallic symbol under which Siva is principally worshiped in his character of the creative and reproductive power. --Whitworth. E. Arnold.

Meaning of Linga from wikipedia

- IAST: liGga, lit. "sign, symbol or mark"), sometimes referred to as linga or Shiva linga, is an abstract or aniconic representation of the Hindu deity Shiva...
- is a sign of 'Yajna Upabita' (Janev in Hindi) is clearly visible in the Linga.T Sources Chakravarti, Mahadev (1994). The Concept of Rudra-Śiva Through...
- The Linga Purana (लिङ्ग पुराण, IAST: Liṅga Purāṇa) is one of the eighteen Mahapuranas, and a Shaivism text of Hinduism. The text's title Linga refers to...
- divine Linga called the Atma-Linga. The Lanka King Ravana wanted to attain immortality by obtaining the Atma-Linga (Soul of Shiva). Since the Atma-Linga belonged...
- This temple houses what is believed to be original image of Lord Shiva's linga (Atmalinga). There are many other temples all over this small town. Ankola...
- Linga or Lingas may refer to: Linga, Victoria, a town in Australia Linga (spider), a genus of spiders in the family Linyphiidae Linga (cookie), also known...
- Parasurameswara Temple.") The main importance of the temple lies in the Linga which is housed in the Garbhagriha of the temple and considered unique for...
- A lingua franca (/ˌlɪŋɡwə ˈfræŋkə/ (listen); lit. Frankish tongue; for plurals see § Usage notes), also known as a bridge language, common language, trade...
- A temple (from the Latin word templum) is a building reserved for religious or spiritual rituals and activities such as prayer and sacrifice. It is typically...
- Siva linga before the Siva stopped him and granted him mukti. Srikalahasti temple, situated 36 km away from Tirupati is famous for its Vayu linga, one...
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