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Iraivan Tour with Yoginathaswami

The carving of Iraivan Temple as you have never seen it. If you are interested in the magic and skill of this ancient craft, this is the definitive video. See how the silpis cut stones, sharpen chisels and create a white granite marvel to stand for a thousand years.


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Photo of  Gurudeva
To the Saivite Hindu, all of life is sacred. All of life is religion. Thus, Saivite art is sacred art, Saivite music is devotional music, and the Saivite's business is not only his livelihood, it is his service to man and God.
—Gurudeva