Gayathri Girish

Shiva Shakti

Oothukkadu Venkata Kavi's Kamakshi Navavaranams and compositions on Lord Ekamreshwarar

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Shiva Shakti

Oothukkadu Venkata Kavi's Kamakshi Navavaranams and compositions on Lord Ekamreshwarar

It is traditional to worship the Lord alongwith his consort -Shiva-Shakti symbolises this tradition. Lord Ekamreshwarar and Devi Kamakshi are enshrined in separate temples in Kanchipuram. Kanchipuram is one of the Pancha Bhoota Sthalas where Lord Shiva is worshipped as Prithvi Lingam. Devi Kamakshi, the presiding deity of Kanchipuram is one of the most famous shrines where Devi is worshipped in the Sri Chakra.

This album is dedicated to the worship of Shiva and Shakti in the form of Lord Ekamreshwarar and Devi Kamakshi with compositions of Muttuswami Dikshitar, Tamizh Nalvar Tevarams as well as Kamakshi Navavaranams of Oothukkadu Venkata Kavi.

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