A Temple to Inspire Mankind for 1000 Years

Iraivan means "the worshipful one." This slideshow of the temple takes you from quarry to carving, from India to Hawaii. Some of the images are panoramic and can be panned from side to side by moving the cursor toward the left or right edge of the image.

Photo of  Gurudeva
As supreme Mahadeva, Siva wills into manifestation all souls and all form, issuing them from Himself like light from a fire or waves from an ocean.
—Gurudeva