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5 Lingams

5 lingams Shiva is Bhuteshvar, lord of the five elements, bhutas: ether {akash),Q.ir {vayu), fire (tejas), water {apas), earth {pnthvi). Shiva as lord of each of these elements resides at five different places in Southern India: the akash-Unga at Chidambaram; the apas-Unga of Jambukeshvar at Trichy; the pnthvi-linga of Ekambamath at Kanchipuram; the tejas-linga of Arunachalam at Tiruvannamalai; and the vayu’linga at Kalahasti http://www.kalki.ru/temples-of-shiva-the-twelve-jyotir-lingas/ wind, water, fire, earth, space vayu, apas, tejas, prithvi, akash vayu linga, apas Unga, tejas-linga, prithvi-linga, akash-Unga Kalahasti, Jambukeshvar, Arunachalam, Ekambarnath, Chidambaram
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