The series brought out by the Research Centre of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan’s Kochi Kendra has been specially designed to cater to the education requirements of young learners.
This book is a comprehensive and systematic study of the actual daily ritualistic worship of Sri Venkateswara Swamy. The sevas and the utsavams are given in detail and the author has been an eye witness of the worship for more than 35 years. Tirumala is one of the important places of holy pilgrimage for Indians and millions flock here annually. Sixteen modes of worship prescribed by the Padma Purana have been described in this book.Read More
Sree Padmanabha Swamy Temple is a treasure house of art and architecture. This book is a pilgrimage into the realm of devotion and is a journey into the history of the land under its sway. Read More
The book gives the rich culture of Andhra Pradesh and of her heritage. Various temples like the ones at Tirupati, Srisailam, Lepakshi, Bhadrachalam and others are given in detail. The architecture, the structure, the idol and the legends associated with them are described in detail.Read More
This book gives the picture of the religious centers of Maharashtra and the culture of the bhakti movement. It gives details of the temples and saints and several of the songs penned by them.Read More
The book brings out the salient features of the Navagraha temple towns and the reader is taken on a tour of the temples and their importance has also been explained through a lucid comparison from an Astrological, Astronomical, Archaeological and cultural points of view. Those who read it, will certainly come to know more about the Navagraha (planets) and their influence on humanity. Read More
This is a handy book that answers all questions regarding Guruvayur and Lord Sri Krishna. The author has given a deep insight into the history, legends and all things related to the worship of the Lord of Guruvayur. A very satisfying and interesting book not only for the devout but also the historians and research students.Read More