Origin of lingam
Words nearby lingam
How to use lingam in a sentence
Everything tending to this end is to him venerable and holy, and it is in this respect alone that he worships the Lingam.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
Who would possess a lingam which was an Open Sesame to devildom and not make use thereof?Devil-Worship in France|Arthur Edward Waite
The May-pole properly pierces a disc and thus conforms with the lingam-yoni of India.The Sex Worship and Symbolism of Primitive Races|Sanger Brown, II
Rama's brother Lakshman, whose duty it was to send him daily a new lingam from Benares, was late in doing so one evening.
In the chief of them stand three statues of Buddha; in the lateral ones a lingam and two Jaina idols.
British Dictionary definitions for lingam
- the Hindu phallic image of the god Siva
- the penis