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What scriptures mention Shiva's Dakshinamurthi form?

Besides several other texts, the references to Shiva's form of Dakshinamurti are also found in the Sharda-Tilaka Tantra compendium. I'm self translating the Hindi translation by Sudhakar Malaviya ...
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Is there an official list of Shaktipeeths?

The official list of Śākta Pīṭhas is found in the Pīṭhanirṇaya. Sāktas consider it the most important text regarding the Śākta Pīṭhas. This text is also known as Mahāpīṭhanirūpaṇa. Fifty-one Pīṭhas ...
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Is there an official list of Shaktipeeths?

Nope, there isn't any official list of Shaktipeeth. Since due to kalpabhed, the few of them changes. Because, in the Sarasvata kalpa the deh of Sati is been cut into 108 parts thus 108 Shaktipeeth are ...
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What is the story of Sharaba?

There have been many misconceptions and confusions regarding the form of 'Sharabheshvara' taken by Parameshvara, so I'll try to resolve them with authentic proofs from scriptures. Sharabheshvara in ...
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Could I learn more about the flying Shiva with wings?

Sharbha is mentioned in many of the scriptures such as Ling Puran, Shiv puran, Sharbha Upanishad, Kalika Puran, Skandha Puran, even in Shilpashastra of Kaliagama. Here are some references, Sharabha ...
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From where can I get Shiva Rahasya Purana's English translation?

The Shiva Rahasya Purana english version can be read from here. If you wanna to download it, from here you can.
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Did Shiva marry Sati/Parvati at the age of 16?

No, goddess Pārvatī was not 16 years old at the time of her marriage. If we are to go by this excerpt from the Śiva Mahā-Purāṇa 2.3.22.49-53, goddess Pārvatī was well above atleast 3000 years old, ...
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Hymn of lord Shiva by Ma Saraswati

A short hymn by Maa Saraswati and all other devis to Lord Shiva for the resurrection of Kama Deva. Shiva Maha Puranam. Chapter 51 - The resuscitation of Kāma. Section 2.3 - Rudra-saṃhitā (3): Pārvatī-...
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