A stylized phallus worshiped as a symbol of the god Shiva.
The phallic symbol used in the worship of the Hindu god Siva.
Origin of lingam
- Sanskrit liṅgam mark, penis
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Compare Hindi à¤²à¤¿à¤‚à¤™à¥à¤— (liá¹…g), à¤²à¤¿à¤‚à¤— (liá¹…g).