Tag archive for ‘Guru parampara’
By Anudinam Correspondent On Friday, June 13th, 2014
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Guru Parampara Series – Nathamunigal

Nathamunigal took avatharam in the holy city of VeeraNarayanapuram, (Kattumannarkoil), in the illustrious Shadamarshana gothram, in the Tamil year Shubhakrith (Kaliyugam-3985) on an Aani Anusham day. He was the More...

By Anudinam Correspondent On Friday, May 16th, 2014
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Guru Parampara Series – ThirumangaiAzhwar

The last of the Azhwars Tirumangai Azhwar took avatharam at Tirukuraiyalur as an amsam of Perumal’s Sarngam (bow) in the Tamil month of Karthikai under the constellation Kritthika on a Pournami (full moon) day. More...

By Anudinam Correspondent On Thursday, May 15th, 2014
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Guru Parampara Series – Thirupanazhwar

Thirupaanazhwar took avatharam at Woraiyur,  in the Tamil month of Karthigai under the constellation Rohini. He was an amsam of SriVatsam the mole of Sriman Narayana. It is said that a couple belonging to the More...

By Mugunthan On Tuesday, April 29th, 2014
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Guru Parampara Series – Thondaradipodi Azhwar

Thondaradipodi Azhwar took avatharam at Mandangudi (near PullumBhuthamkoodi) in a Vaidhika family in the holy month of Margazhi under the constellation Jyesta (Kettai). Sriman Narayana’s favourite Vaijayanthi More...

By Anudinam Correspondent On Saturday, March 22nd, 2014
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Guru Parampara Series – Andal The Unique Azhwar

Srivilliputtur has the distinction of being the avatharasthalam of two Azhwars – namely Periyazhwar and Andal. In the Tamil month of Aadi (between July 15th and August 15th), on a Purvaphalguni (Pooram) morning, More...

By Anudinam Correspondent On Thursday, February 13th, 2014
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Guru Parampara Series – Periyazhwar

Periyazhwar took avatharam in Srivilliputtur in the Tamil month of Ani under the nakshatram Swathi. He was an amsam of Garuda and chose for His avathara a devout Brahmin household and was named Vishnuchittha. True More...

By Chief Editor On Tuesday, January 14th, 2014
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Guru Parampara Series – Kulasekara Azhwar

Kulasekara Azhwar took avatharam in Thiruvanchikallam in Kerala in a royal household as the son of king Dridavritha.  He was the incarnation of Sriman Narayana’s Kousthubham. He took avatharam in the Tamil month More...

By Chief Editor On Monday, January 6th, 2014
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Guru parampara series – Madhurakavi Azhwar

The Azhwar who showed us Nammazhwar and revealed that gurubhakthi surpasses Perumal bhakthi was Madhurakaviazhwar.  Madhura kaviazhwar took avatharam at Tirukolur in the Tamil month of Chitra under the Chitra More...

By Anudinam Correspondent On Friday, November 29th, 2013
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Guru Parampara Series: Namazhwar

Dwapara Yugam ended with Krishnavatharam and was followed by Kali Yugam. On the 43rd day of Kaliyugam, on a Friday in the Tamil month of Vaikasi under the star Vishakam, Namazhwar avatharam took place. He chose More...

By Anudinam Correspondent On Saturday, November 16th, 2013
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Guru Parampara Series: Thirumazhisai Azhwar

The Azhwars of South India and their divine outpourings -  The Nalayira Divya Prabhandam – The Divine 4000 can be said to be the starting point of the Bhakthi Movement in India. Perumal took so many avatharams More...