The Skanda Purana

by G. V. Tagare | 1950 | 2,545,880 words

This page describes Greatness of Yameshvara (Yama-ishvara) which is chapter 193 of the English translation of the Skanda Purana, the largest of the eighteen Mahapuranas, preserving the ancient Indian society and Hindu traditions in an encyclopedic format, detailling on topics such as dharma (virtous lifestyle), cosmogony (creation of the universe), mythology (itihasa), genealogy (vamsha) etc. This is the one hundred ninety-third chapter of the Prabhasa-kshetra-mahatmya of the Prabhasa Khanda of the Skanda Purana.

Chapter 193 - Greatness of Yameśvara (Yama-īśvara)

[Sanskrit text for this chapter is available]

Īśvara said:

1-2. Thereafter, O great goddess, a pilgrim should go to the excellent shrine of Yameśvara stationed not very far therefrom on the south-western side.

By viewing it, sins are suppressed and all desired objects are obtained.

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