Pantheon of Deities: Shivlinga

Photograph © Medha Malik Kudaisya -- may be used without prior permission for any educational or scholarly purpose.

The worship of the Shivlinga for fertility is a common sight at Hindu temples. Notice the snake associated with Shiva and the offering of milk to propitiate the divine spirit.


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