Shiv Jee is one of the three
important deities in Hindu Religion - Brahmaa, Vishnu and Mahesh.
Shree Raam's Leelaa are described
in Shree Raam Charit Manas, Shree Krishn Leelaa are described are in Shree Mad-Bhaagvat
Jee and Mahaabhaarat. The third important Devtaa is Shiv Jee. He is said to be the easiest
god to please, and Maa Paarvatee is famous for her kindness to everybody. There is a Puraan
in his name - Shiv Puraan. It is all
about him and his activities. It consists of seven Sanhitaa. Its one Sanhitaa,
Rudra Sanhitaa, is given in
Hindi language poetry.
Why Shiv should
be visualized? -
Since Shiv has the power to absorb even the poison, anyone who is
suffering from deep grief or pain in life can visualize him.
Know Your Shiv
Websites About Shiv - Find some websites
Jyotirling Temples -
Shiv's 12 Jyotirling Temples description
- Shiv's many temples are very famous for various reasons, description
of some of them are given here.
Shiv Worship -
Shiv Mantra etc etc
Golden Shiv - This is the picture of golden Shiv Ling
Shiv means 'who does good for others'. There are eight legends narrating Shiv's role in destroying evil.
Miscellaneous - This section has many miscellaneous
informative articles about Shiv.
Stories - There are many famous stories about him and as
Shiv-Paarvatee (his consort) dialog also. Some of them are given here.
Som Vaar Vrat (Monday fasting) Stories
Shiv Raatri Vrat Kathaa
Sapt Vidang Kshetra
- 7 places related to Shiv
Shiv and Shani Dev
Tripur Rahasya - a
Tripur Rahasya -
a book written by Haritaayan
Shiv Raatri and Shiv Worship
- Read all the 4 pages
Rudraaksh - Read all the 6 pages
Types of Ling -
Read this to know more about Shiv Ling
There are two main Mantra of Shiv -
(1) Panchaaksharee Mantra - "Om Namah Shivaaya"
(2) Mahaa Mrityunjaya Mantra -
"Om Tryambakam Yajaamahe, Sugandhim Pushtivardhanam
Urvaa Rukmiv Bandhanaan mrityor Muksheeya Maamritaat"