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#shivparivar From my very Personal Collection I got this from my Local Temple here in mumbai

BAPS Swaminarayan Akshardham (God's Abode) Temple in New Delhi. Recognised by Guinness World Records as the Largest Temple in the World, built in only 5 years! The central figure is Lord Swaminarayan. The inner sanctum represents the beauty of Akshardham and the divine serenity in the garbhagruh inspires peace and divine happiness.

✯ c1200 Chola Bronze Statue of Parvati the female manifestation of Shiva (god is neither male nor female), sometimes represented side-by-side with him (god is neither one nor two). She’s sometimes worshipped in her terrifying aspect as the demon-slaying, ten-thousand-armed Durga; or, as Durga’s even more terrifying aspect, the graveyard-dancing witch, Kali.✯

My temple is my body My world around me my altar My words are spells Every thought an intention My actions rituals To manifest all that will be I am SACRED I am DIVINE...ॐ

A Hindu priest walks through the main entrance of a temple of Lord Hanuman, a Hindu god, in New Delhi July 2, 2012. REUTERS/B Mathur

Temple Pooja at Amitabh B's Resi