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Magazine incorrectly said that the lingam was Japanese in origin.
The tradition is that a pregnant woman walks into the river and discovers the lingam with her feet.
A city of lingams dedicated to the Lord God Shiva, Varanasi is known as an auspicious place to die and a super-highway to heaven.
The builders of Vat Phou had noticed this and proclaimed it a natural lingam of Shiva.
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