Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – Does one attain Mukthi by just doing bhakthi; does one attain moksham only by going to Vaikuntam, Kailasam, etc. or can it be attained here itself? Sri Periyava answers, do not miss to… Read More ›
16.Gems from Deivathin Kural-Bhakthi-Why Should We Perform Bhakthi?
Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – Why do we perform Bhakthi? Is it for a comfortable life, getting rid off our karmas? Sri Periyava, the Sarvagnyan provides a different perspective. We should all read these chapters and share it with… Read More ›
15. Gems from Deivathin Kural-Bhakthi-Bhakthi
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – Is there any greater definition for Bhakthi than explained by Sri Periyava below? Thanks to Smt.C.P. Vijayalakshmi, our sathsang seva volunteer for the translation. Ram Ram. பக்தி ஒரே பேரறிவுதான் இத்தனை பிரபஞ்சங்களாகவும், ஜீவராசிகளாகவும் தோன்றுகிறது…. Read More ›
14.Gems from Deivathin Kural-Bhakthi-Namaskaram
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – Why do we do Namaskaram? Sri Periyava explains the Namaskara Thathvam beautifully. I think the following line is the essence of this chapter ‘‘நாம் செய்கிறோம்’ என்கிற எண்ணம் போய்விட்டால் அதுவே ஸதாகால நமஸ்காரம். ‘ Thanks… Read More ›
13. Gems from Deivathin Kural-Bhakthi-Naama Mahima
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – The significance of Bhagawan Nama has been explained by Sri Periyava in this chapter. Nowadays there are many gurus & upanyasakas propagate Bhagawan Nama Sangeerthanam which is the Kali Yuga Dharma. With… Read More ›
12. Gems from Deivathin Kural – Bhakthi – Five Faculties & Five Offerings (Panchopacharam)
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – Great philoshopies told in a very simple way by our Periyava. We should all take a sankalpam to do Panchaopachara puja from now on. Thanks to our sathsang seva volunteer Shri ST… Read More ›
11. Gems from Deivathin Kural-Bhakthi-Temples & Hospitals
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – I’m always in awe on the perspective Sri Periyava looks into our personal and social issues. The following chapter exemplifies that. Thanks to Smt. Anu Sriram for the translation. Ram Ram. ஆலயமும் ஆஸ்பத்திரியும்… Read More ›
10. Gems from Deivathin Kural-Bhakthi-Temple and Divine Arts
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – These are the chapters that help pinch ourselves and do a reality check. Getting all the ancient temples back on track is the only way to save our culture as said by Sri… Read More ›
9. Gems from Deivathin Kural-Bhakthi-Cleanliness of Temples
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – An important chapter where Sri Periyava describes our responsibilities in maintaining cleanliness of temples. Let’s follow as much we can and also share as much possible using the buttons below. Thanks to our… Read More ›
8. Gems from Deivathin Kural-Bhakthi-Temple Worship
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – The need to go to temples and worship, importance of discipline, small but crucial dharmas, issues with temple management and our duty and role in rectifying it,etc. has been explained admirably by Sri Periyava…. Read More ›
Mangalam-Sri Adi Sankaracharyal’s Guru Bhakthi!
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – It’s been an incredible couple of weeks where we saw the greatness of our Adi Aacharyal in this Jayanthi of Jayanthi’s Special series. Of course what we saw is probably a drop… Read More ›
Swami Ramanuja’s Guru Bhakthi
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – On account of Swami Ramanuja Jayanthi here is what Sri Maha Periyava says about his Guru Bhakthi in a couple of incredible incidents (Deivathin Kural Vol 3). Let’s pray to Swami and… Read More ›
Nothing Equal to Sri Sankara Jayanthi Maha Punniya Kalam-Why?
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – Over the past couple of weeks we have been seeing about the greatness of our Adi Aacharyal and why Sri Sankara Jayanthi is much more significant than other auspicious times and Jayanthi’s. Is… Read More ›
Important – Key 13 Point Upadesams on Sri Adi Sankara Jayanthi & Beyond….
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – Apart from doing Puja and Celebrations on our Adi Aacharayal Jayanthi day let us consider doing the following. Hope this is helpful for Sage of Kanchi blog family. a. Parayanam of Sri Adi Sankara… Read More ›
Celebrate As Mahothsavam-Can we all fulfill Sri Periyava’s Intense Desire?
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – This classical chapter is deeply touching for what our Adi Aacharyal did for the entire Sanatana Dharma without an iota of any expectation. Let’s join hands, share this post as much as we can… Read More ›
Jayanthi of Jayanthi’s Special-Aacharyal’s All Encompassing Philosophy! – Gems from Deivathin Kural
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara, In Vol 7, Sri Periyava says Adwaitham as ‘Sathya Tharam’ (highest of all truths) and Adwaitham accepts all other philosophies. The Adwaitha philosophy and the Shan Matha Sthapana reinforced by Sri Bhagawathpadhal is the… Read More ›
Jayanthi of Jayanthi’s Special-Wonderful Feat of Aacharyal-Gems from Deivathin Kural
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara – These are some of the important chapters from Sri Sankara Charitham by Maha Periyava (Vol 5). Here Sri Periyava vividly describes the astonishing feat of Adi Aacharya (none other than himself!). Thanks to… Read More ›
Jayanthi of Jayanthi’s Special-Adi Sankara & 72 Religions-Gems from Deivathin Kural
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – Sri Adi Aacharyal’s tremondous feats in reviving Sanatana Dharma has been delightfully explained by Sri Periyava below. Thanks to Shri S.T. Ravikumar, our sathsang seva volunteer for the translation below. Ram Ram எழுபத்திரண்டு… Read More ›
7. Gems from Deivathin Kural-Bhakthi-Worshiping Divine Sculptures & Ultimate Enlightenment
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – The significance of form based worship and Bhakthi has been magnificently told by Sri Periyava. Thanks to Sri S.Ravisankar, our sathsang seva volunteer for the translation. Ram Ram மூர்த்தி வழிபாடும் முற்றிய ஞானமும் இதோ எனக்கு… Read More ›
Jayanthi of Jayanthi’s Special-Sankara Vijayam-Gems from Deivathin Kural
Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara – Some important chapters from Sri Shakara Charitham by Sri Maha Periyava from Deivathin Kural is posted on occasion of Sri Adi Sankara Jayanthi on May 11. Thanks to Shri ST Ravikumar, our sathsang… Read More ›