Pedestal -Pillar

It is the union of ParaBindu (pedestal) and ParaNatam (pillar) and which is also the union the mantras akaaram (yoni) and ukaaram (liGkam) with the union brought together by the mantra makaaram etc. It has also nested within it ANdaliGakam PiNdaliGkam Cataaciva LiGkam AtmaliGkam NjnanaliGkam etc emerging one after another in the world each liGkam being isomorphic with that from which it emerges - e.g the PiNdaliGkam from ANdaliGkam etc. http://www.svabhinava.org/TransgressiveSacrality/Dialogues/Shivalinga/index.php