Meditation sitting position on Like the orthodox, they abstain from meat and alcoholic drink, and they are divided into monks (acaryas) and householders (pancamas). They also employ orthodox-style rituals, though they substitute their own content for the brahmanical material. For example, their initiation ceremony (diksa) substitutes a linga for the sacred thread; and the orthodox Gayatrd mantra is exchanged for Om namas Sivaya. Unlike the orthodox, they allow widows to remarry and menstruating women are not regarded as polluting. Saiva Siddhanta Saiva Siddhanta means something like Saiva Doctrine, though it came to be used explicitly to refer to the system that developed in the south of India out of the teachings of the poet-saints known as the Nayanmars. These saints, 63 in all, lived between the seventh and ninth centuries ce. Most influential amongst them were Appar, Campantar (or Sambandhar), Cuntarar (or Sundarar) and Manikkavacakar (author of the famous Tiruvacakam). Meditation sitting position 2016.
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