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Dakshinmurti at Brihadisvara Temple at Gangaikonda Cholapuram, Tamil Nadu, India

Dakshinamurti sculpture at Brihadisvara Temple at Gangaikonda Cholapuram is found in vīrāsana posture (left leg folded and right leg hanging down below the seat) holding a vyākyāna-mudrā that signifies Siva as the teacher of truth, values and scriptures. How to reach Brihadisvara Temple at Gangaikonda Cholapuram?

Dakshin Amurti has many meanings one of them is >> Dakshin means being skillful in removing ignorance and Amurti means being formless - a formless Shiva as the ultimate Guru. Dakṣiṇāmūrti is invariability found in almost all the Śaiva temples.

Tag : Travel Tamil Nadu | Content: gud2travel.com | Image: Via Wikimedia Commons | Update: 17-Mar-2021