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Garbhagriha or Garbha gruha (garbha gṛha) (Sanskrit: गर्भगॄह) is the sanctum sanctorum, the innermost sanctum of a Hindu temple where resides the murti ...

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The principal elements of the structure are an entrance, usually with a large porch; one or more attached or detached halls; the garbagriha, or inner sanctum  ...
A Unit on Hindu symbolism in Indian art - The University of Texas at
Sanctum, womb chamber, or Garba Griha, where the image of a deity is housed. • A circumambulatory. • A congregation hall.
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Nov 1, 2010 The interior of the shrine contains a garba griha, a kind of sanctuary “womb”, which houses a monolithic linga representing Lord Shiva. 10.
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built directly above the garbagriha. Besides the ground plan, there are other important aspects of the temple which connect it to the phenomenal world - its site in ...

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Women activists to march against ban on entry to Trimbakeshwar temple
Do you think women who want to go inside that temple or garba griha or whatever the place is, should get the chance to do it.
Jagamohan repair to begin from Jan 27
The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) will start repair work on the Jagamohan, facing the sanctum sanctorum of Jagannath Temple in Odisha's Puri, from January 27, said the chief administrator of Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA).
Temple repair may hamper PM's Jagannath darshan
Bhubaneswar: There is uncertainty whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi can go close to Lord Jagannath when he visits the 12th century shrine in Puri on February 7. The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has made the 'Garba Griha' (sanctum sanctorum) ...
Moghalmari fest to bring 'buried' Buddhist vihara under limelight
"This phase is especially important to us because we will look for more seals to finally establish the name of the vihara. Also, we might stumble upon the first phase of the vihara's growth while excavating further.
17th century temple vandalized
The intruders dug up the entire Garbagriha (sanctum sanctorium) and damaged parts of the wall inside the temple, said sources in the Archeological Survey of India (ASI). ASI lodged a complaint with police and a team will reach the spot on Wednesday to ...

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