Practicing absolute celibacy voluntarily for a minimum period
of 12 years makes a Buddha out of an ordinary mortal. This is how this cosmic power of Shiva Lingam manifests in
the mortal world! Shiva Lingam... the power of lingam... Linga is only symbolic! One needs to manifest the inner
meaning of cosmic world!
In Sanskrit Linga (penis) is termed Lingam. Ending most words with m is very pronounced in Sanskrit
language. That is how pronunciation in Sanskrit language is made. Linga or Lingam... particularly Shiva Lingam
denotes the creative power of Cosmos. Curbing... rather transmuting this cosmic energy into more creative uses is
what mankind was destined for!
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