Kandaswamy Temple

Some articles on temples, temple:

Murukan - Worship Through Ages - Sri Lanka
... Numerous temples exist throughout the island ... In the deeply Sinhalese south of Sri Lanka, Murugan is worshipped at the temple in Katirkāmam, where he is known as Kathiravel or Katragama Deviyo (Lord of Katragama) ... This temple is next to an old Buddhist place of worship ...
Sri Kandaswamy Kovil, Brickfields - History
... fervently believed that "no one should live in a place that has no Temple" they soon began to organize themselve into associations ... Temples and associations began to sprout in areas where there was a sizeable community ... They were anxious to have a temple to practise and observe the Saiva Siddhantha tenets and religious observances such as Viratham (fasting), Thithis (commemoration rituals ...

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    To the virtuous man, the universe is the only sanctum sanctorum, and the penetralia of the temple are the broad noon of his existence.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)