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... two Shiva shrines with the small
Vishnu shrine in between illustrates an attempt to balance the
different, competing religious requirements.
Next we proceed to Descent of Ganges, this is just across the road opposite the Shore temple @ a distance of 500 meters, which is a monument measuring 96 X 43 feet its carved out of two giant monolithic rock boulders.The legend depicted in the bas-relief is the story of the descent of the sacred river Ganges to earth ...
... I will take that with a large grain of salt. Keep in mind that the plastic industry, which falls under the petrochemical sector, is very influential and its representatives sit on the boards/commissions of all major initiatives on plastic recycling and that presents a strong conflict of interest. The unorganized recycling units sometimes do more damage than help; improper disposal techniques can lead to release of harmful chemicals ...
One of the aspects about India that has always fascinated me, is the reverence for their religion. For most Christians in the West, Christmas or Easter are seen as times to attend church as a family tradition (sometimes begrudgingly) and observe the rituals for that time of year. India, however, is vastly different. Religion and culture are one in the same. As in most religions, there is always a wide range of dedication that comes with each person and what they choose to partake ...
... so we stayed. We did learn some bargaining skills along the way!
We walked into town for dinner at our favourite hangout spot, Le Yogi, and were greeted like old friends by many merchants as we strolled along doing our best to avoid all the holy **** on the streets. The town had a real buzz happening as people from all over Tamil Nadu were arriving to attend the three day celebration of Shiva which was timed for the full moon.
... br> We had about 4 hours to kill so we stocked up on dosas then headed back in and sat in the train hall, where we got tormented by mosquitos. They were out a lot earlier than usual as the train station was so poorly lit. Our overnight train left Chennai at 6pm and we enjoyed the luxury of 2AC carriages, which were much quieter than Sleeper and came with blankets and sheets.
We were in two different carriages - this is ...