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Medha Dakshinamurthy

Medha Dakshinamurthy Besides, the presiding deity of ‘Medha Dakshinamurthy,’ there is an ancient bronze idol of ‘utsavamurthy’ of the Lord which is used to taken in a procession on a silver ‘Kailasa vahanam’ on the new moon day in the Tamil month of Aipasi (October-November). On the same day, Goddess Ganga Devi is also taken out on a crocodile mount. It is believed that the Ganges flows into Cauvery at Mayiladuturai during the Tamil month of Aipasi. http://www.hindu.com/2007/11/05/stories/2007110555730900.htm
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