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8 Lingams

In Geography there are 8 lingams around Arunachala linked with the eight directions:

The first lingam, located due east, is Indra Lingam. Then comes Angi Lingam at the southeast cardinal point followed by Yama Lingam taking up the directly south location. In the the southwest position is Nirutthi Lingam, then Varuna Lingam exactly due west. In the northwest position is Vaayu Lingam followed by the due north linga, Kubera Lingam. The eighth and last is the northeast linga, Edsaanya Lingam
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Kubera
North

Vaayu Eesaanya
Northwest Northeast


Varuna Indra
West East

Niruthi Agni
Southwest Southeast
Yama
South





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