Chithirai Thiruvizha is a month long celebration in Madurai, in the month of Chithirai that celebrates Saivism, Vaishnavism, Skantham faiths. Chithirai Thiruvizha has two important legends: Meenakshi Thirukalyanam, and Kallazhagar Vaigai Ezhundharulal, which have been discussed as two different posts under the title of the event: Chithirai Thiruvizha. Following our first post on CHITHIRAI THIRUVIZHA,… Continue reading CHITHIRAI THIRUVIZHA – II (AZHAGAR VAIGAI EZHUNDHARULAL)
Vishnu is one of the main forms of God, and the personal supreme God for Sri Vaishnavas in Hinduism. A list of 1000 names of Vishnu is called as Vishnu Sahasranama (1000 names). This stotra was composed by Bhishma as an advice to King Yudhishtra. BACKGROUND OF THE SLOKA The most popular version of the stotra… Continue reading SRI VISHNU SAHASRANAMA STOTRA
The Shri Vaishnava as a mark of this acceptance, they sport the Thiruman-Srichurnam on their forehead and other 11 places of their body. Each of these signifies the presence of Sri and Narayana.