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vIrashaivam is the practice of worship of Lord shiva that has been brought to glory by the marvelous services of the spiritual social reformer basavaNNa and other sharaNas. vIrashaivam (also known as lingayat) is prominently practiced in Karnataka and influenced the other streams of shaivite philosophies too.

Introductory

  • Introduction
  • Ancient vIrashaivam
  • What's New
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    Devotees

  • panchAchAryaru
    - Ancient sages
  • 63 purAtanaru
    - Ancient devotees
  • sharaNaru
    - Revolutionary devotees
  • shivalinga puja

    Adherence

  • vIrashaiva Worship
  • pancha AchAra
    Discipline for the follower
  • aShTa AvaraNa
    Forts of protection

    Literature

  • vachana sAhitya - vIra shaiva literature in Kannada
  • Vachana Series - with English explanation.
  • aridaDe sharaNa maredaDe mAnava ,
		     mareyade pUjisu kUDala sangana
		         - basavaNNa

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