Siddha (Tiruvannamalai hills)

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[Series: Historical Continuity: Some Siddhas(?) of contemporary period]

Fig.199: He is wandering in the Tiruvannamalai hills. He is found with matted hair and covered his body with red-ochre cloth. People are calling him a Siddhar.

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The Siddha/Natha tradition symbolize the most comprehensive understanding and application of the theoretical and methodological tenets of Tantric philosophy. There are many Siddha-centres all over the Tamilnadu. The temples in Tamil-Nadu contain the sculptures depicting the Tantric rites and the images of the venerated Siddhas in it.

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