by G. V. Tagare | 1950 | 2,545,880 words
This page describes Greatness of Mahakala which is chapter 326 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 three hundred twenty-sixth chapter of the Prabhasa-kshetra-mahatmya of the Prabhasa Khanda of the Skanda Purana.
1-3. Thereafter, O great goddess, a pilgrim should go to the shrine of Lord Mahākāleśvara stationed to the north thereof (i.e. Unnatasvāmī)