The truth is one. Truth is eternal. It is beyond time and place. Bhagavatam begins and ends with the words; “May we meditate upon this truth” (Satyam Param.
|Published (Last):||14 January 2008|
|PDF File Size:||18.93 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||3.91 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
The majority of the songs are sung to Murugan, but there are also a few songs that sing of deeds of Siva or the avatars of Vishnuand of the power of Parvathi. Thus we find that basically, Arunagirinthar was an Adwaitin. Arunagirinathar has combined his poetic skill and his devotion towards Muruga with remarkable ease. Thiruppugazh is like Kalpaka Vriksha, Karpagamena vinai kadithekum….
Muthai Tharu by TMS with LYRICS from Thiruppugazh – Video Dailymotion
In his Swami Malai song, Arunagirinathar prays: Thiuruppugazh gives him the nectar by which he does not have to come back to this world of sorrows, the nectar by which he thiruppugahz immortality Amritam Gamaya. According to these, Arunagirinathar led a hedonistic life as a young man. The Thiruppugazh, in contrast, was written in a form of Tamil that was quite different from pure classical Tamil. I have done the commentary purely from the point of view of a seeker or a student.
Krishnan, a humble devotee. Thiruppugazh is an ideal form of prayer, a beautiful set of songs, a panacea for all ills and above all a way of life.
Though Arunagirinathar composed Thiruppugazh, the verses written in manuscript form remained at different sources.
The imagery used in the following verse is illustrative of this usage:. Perhaps, the first concrete attempt towards this end was made by Sri V. He saw Muruga as another form of Siva and as related thirppugazh Lord Vishnu. In Kandhar Anubhuti, he describes Muruga as Brahman, without any attribute or quality. The word “Thiru Pugazh” Tamil means hailing the glory tami God. Early mediaeval Tamil religious poems were written in a language and style that followed the pattern of classical Tamil literature.
Here, the poet implies that the Self Atman that shines in one is the same thlruppugazh shines in others. The anthology is considered one of the central works of medieval Tamil literatureboth for its poetical and musical qualities, and for its religious, moral and philosophical content.
We find glimpses of Advaita philosophy in many songs of Arunagirinathar.
Avar avar ichayil evai evai utranabut that is only the first stage. Thiruppugazh is meant to be rendered in harmony with Raga, in rhythm to thala, with full knowledge of the meaning and with full devotion bhava.
Tamik is beyond time and place. In the song rendered at Kasi DhaaranikathiArunagirinathar seeks the blessings of Lord Viswanatha to be able to go beyond the realm of body and mind and attain knowledge by which he would be able to experience the Muruga within. We find glimpses of Advaita philosophy at many places in Thiruppugazh.
Arunagirinathar taml came in the glorious lineage of Gurus with a view to remove the darkness and elevate humanity to the realization of the divinity within. As all devotional works hail the glory of God, they all come under the category of ‘Thiru Pugazh’ Glory to God.
Welcome to Thiruppugazh home
In fact, by reciting Thiruppugazh, a devotee gets blessed with whatever he thinks best for him. His son, ‘Thanigai Mani’ Sri Chengalvaraya Thirupppugazh, a great devotee of Lord Muruga, continued atmil task left behind by his father and brought many Thiruppugazh songs in printed format.
Though there are great scriptures like Upanishads, Bhagavatam and Bhagavad Gita and though each one revealed in different ways, they all arrived at the same truth.
Many others tamjl Pamban Swamigal, Sri T. He gave the message that God is not anywhere outside but within.
These are the gifts of Muruga. Arunagirinathar says in the Thiruppugazh the songs will, by the grace of Murugan, convey the pearls of devotion and wisdom. Though they appeared to tread different path, they all sought to reach the same end; the liberation.
Murugan is described as being full of love and compassion. Raghavan of New Delhi started lyrkcs powerful Thiruppugazh movement in the s which spread across India and the world.