Maargazhi sirappu pasurangal – Thiruppavai – Pasuram 1

Thiruppavai Paasuram – 1   Maargazhith thingal madhi niraindha nannaalaal neeraadap podhuveer podhumino nerizhaiyeer seer malgum aayppaadich chelvach chirumeergaal koorvel kodundhozhilan nandhagopan kumaran Eraarndha kanni yasodhai ilam singam kaar meni chengan kadhir madhiyam pol mugaththaan naaraayanane namakke parai tharuvaan paaror pugazhap padindhelor empaavaay   Meaning: “It is the good full Moon day of the month… Read More »

Maargazhi sirappu pasurangal – Thiruppavai – Thaniyangal

All Hindu Spiritual Items under One Roof www.rssonline.in. Before reading any book, there will be preface giving introduction / details about the author.  That way, the Author of Thiruppavai – Lord Aandal is praised by Mr. Parasara Bhattar during 1074 A.D, in Sanskrit as   Sanskrit Taniyan Neela-tunga sthanagiri-tadi Suptham udhbhodhya Krishnam Paarartyam svam sruthi-satha-siras-siddham adhyapayanthi svocchishtayam… Read More »

Varadharaja Perumal Temple – Kanchipuram

      In Vaishnavism, Malai means Thirumalai, Koil means PeriyaKoil (SriRangam) and  Perunalkoil means KanchiVaradharajaperumal temple, also called Hastagiri or Attiyuran located in city of kanchipuram known as Vishnu kanchi that is the home temple for many Vishnu temples   In the history the temple was built by the Nandivarman king of Pallava but the temple was originally built by… Read More »

Kandha Sasti – Sura Samharam- Kumarakottam – kanchipuram

Kumarakottam is mentioned in Kanchi Puranam.  The origin of Kanda Puranam is this place and it was stagged in the stone mandapam of this temple, which is now converted as Kachiyappar Library. Lord Muruga – also called Aarumugam(Six Faces), Kumaran, Kandan, etc.  – Once asked Brahma to explain the meaning of Pranava Mandiram – as… Read More »

Poigai Azhwar Avathara Utsavam – Yathokthakari Perumal – Kanchipuram Day 10

    Quote from Upadesa Rathina Maalai: ‘Matrulla Aazhwarkallukku munnae vanthuthithu Natramizhal nool seithu nattai oitha – Petrimayorenru Mudhal Azhwargal ennum peyarivarkku Ninrathulagathe nigazhnthu. Naal Paatu: Aipasiyil Onam Avittam Sathayamivai Oppilava nalkal ulagatheer – Eppuviyum Pesu pugazh Poigaiyaar Boothathaar Peyaazhwar Thesudane Thonru Sirappal. Swami Manavalamaamunigal in the above paasuram, convey that there are no other holy… Read More »

Poigai Azhwar Avathara Utsavam – Yathokthakari Perumal – Kanchipuram Day 8

Ulankandaai Nalnenjey! Uththaman Endrum Ulankandaai Ulluvaar Ullaththulan Kandai Vellaththin Ullaanum vengadathu meyanum Ullathin Ullan endru o(h)r.   Once some kids were playing on the road pretending to construct a temple, installing an idol of the Lord, offering fruits and flowers etc., all the time  using the dust on the road for the purpose.  They offered some… Read More »

Poigai Alwar Avathara Utsavam – Yathokthakari Perumal – Kanchipuram Day 6

  The Divya Desams consecrated by Poigai Azhwar : 108 Tirupathi or Divya Desam are those on which, any or all of the Azhwars has sung songs. Poigai Azhwar along with other Azhwars consecrated of 6 temples. Poigai Azhwar, Thirumangai Azhwar (1) 1. Kanchipuram (Aadi Keshava Perumal Temple, Ashtabhujam, Kanchipuram) Poigai Azhwar, Bhoothathazhwar, Thirumangai Azhwar (1)… Read More »