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2014 Girivalam Calendar | Tiruvannamalai


2013 Girivalam Calendar | Tiruvannamalai

About Girivalam | Ramana Maharishi | Tiruvannamalai

The Giri Pradakshina manifests a double ordination of space. On the one hand, it follows a course provided by a center which is the vertical axis of the Mountain. On the other hand, it is oriented by relation to the cardinal points by the distribution (on its perimeter) of shrines consecrated to the lingams of […]

Girivalam | Tiruvannamalai

The circumambulation of Arunachala is known as Giri Pradakshina in Sanskrit and Giri Valam in Tamil. Performing pradaksha of Arunachala is considered to be beneficial in all ways.Typically, pradakshina is done in bare feet, with the Hill on the right. Sri Ramana Maharshi once explained the meaning of the word pradakshina and how it should […]