In several ways, “Lingayata Dharma” or “Lingayatism” basically differs from mainstream Hinduism. With this reference, consider the following statements about Lingayats (adherents of this faith):
1. They believe in monotheism
2. They worship on Lord Shiva and his consort Parvati
3. They bury the dead
Which among the above is / are correct?

Answer: [C] Only 1 & 3

They worship Lord Shiva only in the form of Ishtalinga.

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