Acalalinga, Acala-linga, Acalaliṅga: 1 definition
Acalalinga means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Alternative spellings of this word include Achalalinga.
Shaivism (Shaiva philosophy)Source: Wisdom Library: Śaivism
Acalaliṅga (अचललिङ्ग) is another name for sthāvaraliṅga, a Sanskrit technical term referring to “immovable liṅgas”. The term is used thoughout Śaiva literature.
Shaiva (शैव, śaiva) or Shaivism (śaivism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshiping Shiva as the supreme being. Closely related to Shaktism, Shaiva literature includes a range of scriptures, including Tantras, while the root of this tradition may be traced back to the ancient Vedas.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Search found 1 books and stories containing Acalalinga, Acala-linga, Acalaliṅga, Acala-liṅga, Achalaliṅga, Achala-linga, Achala-liṅga; (plurals include: Acalalingas, lingas, Acalaliṅgas, liṅgas, Achalaliṅgas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Religion and Philosophy of Tevaram (Thevaram) (by M. A. Dorai Rangaswamy)
Chapter 4.5 - Puranic personalities (in the Tevaram) < [Volume 2 - Nampi Arurar and Mythology]