Chicago devotees had a great opportunity to celebrate Periyava monthly anusham. Being a Sunday, we had a good turnout. Sri Ramani Bagavathar, who is in Chicago visiting his daughter, graciously agreed to come and sing on all gurus….Since I was… Read More ›
Our dear Umesh sent this drawing a minute ago with the following description – couldn’t resist posting it immediately…. “ I have done this painting based description sent by a devotee (Rajagopal Thiagarajan). I have mentioned his mail details below…. Read More ›
Pl refer to my recent posting about how Shri Ramanan got golden padhuka from Periyava with the blessing of Sri Sivan Sar. Here is the photo of that padhuka…..
Thanks to Shri Venkata Subramaniam for sending me this photo and also amazing old treasures from Illustrated Weekly of 1963 – beautiful interview by Shri A.S.Raman – with rare photographs. I will share them tomorrow….
Saranya, 11 year old girl surprised her mom (Smt Meena) with this wonderful work…Great job Saranya!!! Keep up the good work….
An outstanding pencil sketch (Periyava smiles so beautifully) and a poem too…. Thanks mama! Om Nama Sivaya! அன்றே சொன்னார் திருமூலர் அதனையும் ஓர் முறை செப்பிடுவேன். “தெளிவு குருவின் திருமேனி காண்டல்; தெளிவு குருவின் திருவார்த்தை கேட்டல்; தெளிவு குருவின் திருநாமம் செப்பல்; தெளிவு குரு உரு சிந்தித்தல் … Read More ›
Another great work from Umesh through his pencil sketch…
Though we know that God is within us, we need guru’s anugraham to realize that. Hence wise men have said that without guru kripai, we can’t achieve anything!
I have not seen much of these photos of Periyava….Thought of sharing….
Shri BN mama did a drawing after a long gap! Thanks mama for sharing this wonderful pencil drawing!!!!
அரிது அரிது மானிடராய் பிறத்தல் அரிது அதிலும் அரிது சிவபக்தனாய் பிறத்தல் அரிது அதிலும் அரிது நித்தம் அவன்மேனி தீண்டல் Like Vaariyar swamigal says, one who had accumulated punyas in 1000s of our janmas only can worship Lord Subrahmanya and Parameswaran. Our puranas and agamas keep Sivacharyars at a… Read More ›
I could not include the photos in my earlier post on swamiji signing the anugraha letter for NJ Manimandapam..
I have not seen them before…Thanks to FB friend and Shivaraman for the photos….
May be a repeat …I like this a lot….Able to see Periyava up & close!! Good photo for artists in the forum to try!!! (Umesh – hint, hint!!!!)