Sri Vedanta Desikan (–) was a Sri Vaishnava guru/philosopher and one of the most Hayagriva Stotram: a hymn on Lord Hayagriva, the Lord of Learning, who bestows real knowledge to the reciter, banishing the darkness of. Desika Stotram: listen and download Malola Kannan, Ranganathan — Kamasikasthakam, Malola Kannan, Ranganathan — Sri Gopala Vimsathi, Malola . Aditya Hrudya Stotram. Sri Narasimha Suprbatham. Nithyanausanthanam. Vishu Sashasranamam. Indrakshi Shiva Kavacham.
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When Desika came out of his stortam the next day, the shoes hit his head. The Vazhi thirunamam with the English Transliteration is as following:. In the yearSrirangam city was invaded by Malik Kafur, the General of Allauddin Khilji, who wanted to loot the temple and destroy its Deities.
Taking cues from the Vedic stltram, Vedanta Desika has provided a detailed catalogue of food which should be consumed to maintain a healthy mind and a disease-free life. They are intended to ensure that these temples and the practices as established by the acharyas and desikans will be followed for ever. At each place, he composed stitram different works in languages such as Tamil, Sanskirt, Prakrit and Manipravala a mixture of Sanskrit and Tamil that revealed his ingenuity, creativity, logic, linguistic expertise, devotional fervour and erudite scholarship.
When Ammal told the audience that he had forgotten where he had stopped his discourse, it was Venkatanatha who reminded him immediately, to the astonishment of the assembled scholars.
Twelve years later, General Gopanna of the Vijaya Nagara empire, defeated the invaders and restored the city of Sri Rangam to its previous glory. Desika not only sculpted an immaculate image but also pointed out the defects in the base structure provided by the professional sculptor. This culminated in a shower of gold coins, solving the financial problems of the young bachelor.
Desika informed her that they were worms that had got mixed with the rice, and separated them using a blade of grass, and threw them out without touching them.
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Dfsika also travelled widely all over India on foot. Desika hid the main Deity of the temple behind a newly built wall, and placed a duplicate Deity in the front. Vedanta Desika was known as Sarva-tantra-svatantra or a master of science, philosophy, arts and crafts.
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Vedanta Desika belongs to Vishwamitra gotra. The smaller festival Deity was smuggled out by Pillai Lokachariar and his men, and stotrak to Tirupati, where it was worshipped secretly for many years.
The Salutary Sttram are sung in the Temples to ensure that these temples and the practices as established by the Aacharyas and Sri Ramanuja would be followed for ever. Desika was challenged by another scholar to compose verses in a night, and he completed this work in three hours. Part of a series on. He was the disciple of Kidambi Appullar, also known as Aathreya Ramanujachariar, who himself was of a master-disciple lineage that began with Sttram.
But, who would have imagined that this was not just solved by Vedanta Desika, but was woven with intricate poetry and philosophy back in 13th century. Long live the sacred men who are divine and pious always meditating and.
Desika stayed in several cities and towns through his life such as ThiruvaheendrapuramKanchipuramSrirangamSathyagala and Melkote. His knowledge in these fields were frequently put to test by those who could not comprehend how a single mind could desima so competent in so many diverse fields of knowledge. In Sri Vaishnavism, a Thanian is a laudatory dedication in verse composed about an acharya by another acharya who is the subject’s pupil and someone whom the subject greatly admired.
Sri Vaishnava cyber satsangh. Swami Desikan has employed 22 metres in the verses he composed on presiding deities of various temples in India. Vesika Read Edit View history.
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Stotgam are expected to conform to these norms in their compositions. Vedanta Desika, the mighty genius in poetry and drama, personifies these forces into kings and queens who in turn seem to be assisted by their own armies the human qualities that drive these forces.
The Shilpa Sastra, an ancient treatise on arts and crafts from India says that bricks which are uniform in size, have square corners, have a specific size, and are red in colour are the best for construction. Each metre is governed by the number of syllables specific to it. He undertook a vow called uchhavritti, whereby he depended wholly on the Supreme Lord for his household needs by accepting grains and vegetables donated by disciples voluntarily, without actively seeking it.
When Desika turned seven, Kidambi Appullar accepted Venkatanaatha as his disciple, and taught him arts, sciences and scriptures. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Paramathabhangam, where he dedika and refutes 15 schools of philosophy, and Aharaniyamam where he describes the correct types food to be consumed by a Vaishnava. Even though the bricks given to him did not fulfil these requirements, Desika used his extraordinary acumen to arrange these bricks in a unique sequence and plastered them to form the circular periphery of the well, which can still be seen in Tiruvahindrapuram.
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This was done because the Lord was immensely pleased when Desika debated with differing scholars, and established the supremacy of the path of loving surrender or prapatti-marga. Srimathe Nigamantha Maha Desikaya Namah: The sattva food promotes serene mind and long life whereas the rajasa and tamasa foods promote anxiety and laziness respectively. In particular, he established the chanting of the Vesika compositions called the divya-prabandhams, and installed Deities of the twelve Alwar saints for worship in the temple.
When he was five, his desikw uncle, Kidambi Appullar took him to attend a spiritual discourse of Nadadhoor Ammal, a revered Sri Vaishnava scholar of that time.