Raja Raja Cholan I Blog Posts

Thirunanthikarai Cave Temple

by Know Your Heritage on Oct 16, 2016

Heritage Trail: Thiruvallam, Melpadi, Mahendravadi and Pullalur 3

Contd. from Part 2...Lakulisa Pasupata ShaivismThe earliest known ati marga (ascetic path) is Pasupata Shaivism. It is an ascetic devotional bhakti movement worshiping Shiva as the supreme deity. Lakulisa was the founder of Lakulisa Pashupata Shaivis...
by Know Your Heritage on Sep 19, 2015

Heritage Trail: Thiruvallam, Melpadi, Mahendravadi and Pullalur 2

Facade of Somanathesvara Temple, MelpadiMelpadi (மேல்பாடி), a quaint village (Latitude 13.04538 and 79.25931 Longitude) with a salubrious climate and picturesque landscape of paddy field, is on the Tiruvalam – Poigai road and lo...
by Know Your Heritage on Sep 12, 2015

Raja Raja Chola I (முதலாம் இராசராச சோழன்) Fact File

Statue of Raja Raja Chola I (முதலாம் இராசராச சோழன்) Raja Raja Chola I (முதலாம் இராசராச சோழன்) Birth Name: ArunmozhivarmanDynasty: Chola DynastyCapital: Thanjavur  R...
by Know Your Heritage on Jul 30, 2014

Raja Raja Cholan I Pallipadai and Inscription Controverises

Raja Raja Cholan I (985-1014 A.D.), born Arunmozhi Varman (also respectfully referred by titles like Raja Raja Sivapaada Sekharan, Peruvudaiyar, Parakesari,  Raja Kesari Varman, Raja Raja Thevar and he carried 42 different titles), was known for...
by Know Your Heritage on Nov 20, 2013
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