Yoganarasimha, Yoganarasiṃha, Yoga-narasimha: 1 definition
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Pancaratra (worship of Nārāyaṇa)Source: Wisdom Library: Pāñcarātra
Yoganarasiṃha (योगनरसिंह) is short for Yoga, one of the aspects of nṛsiṃha (‘man-lion’), according to the Vihagendra-saṃhitā 4.17. Nṛsiṃha is a Tantric deity and refers to the furious (ugra) incarnation of Viṣṇu. The Vihagendra-saṃhīta is a Sanskrit work from the 15th century and deals primarely with meditation on mantras and sacrificial oblations.
Pancaratra (पाञ्चरात्र, pāñcarātra) represents a tradition of Hinduism where Narayana is revered and worshipped. Closeley related to Vaishnavism, the Pancaratra literature includes various Agamas and tantras incorporating many Vaishnava philosophies.
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Later Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
Temples in Kaniyamur < [Chapter II - Temples of Kulottunga I’s Time]
Temples in Trisulam < [Chapter II - Temples of Kulottunga I’s Time]
Middle Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
Temples in Pasuvandanai < [Chapter II - Temples of Rajaraja I’s Time]
Temples in Tiruppasur < [Chapter IV - Temples of Rajendra I’s Time]
Temples in Nagerkoyil < [Chapter II - Temples of Rajaraja I’s Time]
The Religion and Philosophy of Tevaram (Thevaram) (by M. A. Dorai Rangaswamy)
The Pey, Putam and Paritam (different sorts of Ganas, attendants) < [Volume 2 - Nampi Arurar and Mythology]