Śiva Purāṇa

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Classified as one of the eighteen ‘great Purāṇas’ (mahāpurāṇas) in the tāmasa group, i.e. those said to relate to Śiva, it is highly composite in nature. In addition to the usual contents, it contains early material on Lākulīśa and the Pāśupata tradition.

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