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Shiva: One of the principal deities of Hinduism
Shiva also known as Mahadeva is one of the principal deities of Hinduism. He is the supreme being within Shaivism, one of the major traditions within contemporary Hinduism.

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Portals of Tungnath shrine open in Uttarakhand [Video]

Portals of Tungnath shrine open in Uttarakhand

Portals of Tungnath shrine considered to be highest Shiva temple in world, opened for pilgrims on May 20. Tungnath dham is known as lord Kedar's 3rd abode. It is situated at a staggering altitude of..

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