Surya, the prathyaksha devatha (the God who is visible to the human eyes) is worshipped for million of years. Worshipping Sri Surya finds mention in Vedas also. Surya puranam is one among the 18 upa-puranas. Sri Surya is worshipped in Brahma Vidya. This purana is said to be having the story of Samba, the son of Sri Krishna and is also known as Samba Purana. It specifies creation, protection and dissolution of the Universe. Various aspects related to Pooja and niyamam are given. A book of reference covering highly interesting topics involving past, present and future.