SRI SAI SIDDHAR!

Sri Shirdi Saibaba can also be classified as a Siddhar Saint, due to his characteristics like that            of great Siddha Purusha. Siddhars are considered as divine people,                  who had attained high spiritual powers through constant meditation, they contain good knowledge in devotional subjects, and they are the devotees of Lord Shiva. SiddharsRead More →

GNANAPAL

Sri Sambandar also known as Thirugnana Sambandar was a great shaivite saint of Tamil Nadu who lived during 7th century AD. He is one among the 63 Nayanmars. He also contributed some portions of verses in the holy text Tirumurai. Sambandar was born to a holy shaivite Brahmin family in Sirkazhi at Tamil Nadu. It is believed thatRead More →

KUMARI BAI

Ma Kumari Bai (15th century AD) was a female saint and a great poet who had composed lot of devotional songs and sung         in praise of Lord Krishna. According to legend, she was born in a pious Brahmin family in a village at Gujarat. She got married to a noble person and lived her lifeRead More →

SRI SHIVASHANMUGA NATHAR

Sri Sivashanmuga Nathar (17th century AD) was a saint-poet and a staunch Murugan devotee, who was associated with Lord Muruga’s earthly abode Tirtuttani. Sri Sivashanmuga Nathar was born in Tirtuttani, near the famous Sri Tiruttani Murugan Temple. He was blessed with Lord Muruga, and he has sung divine songs in praise of Lord Murugan. During his young age,Read More →

SRI RAMAMUDHA SAGARA

Samarth Ramdas (1608-1681) was a saint and a famous poet of Maharashtra. He has written various famous poems.  Ramdas was an ardent devotee of Lord Rama and Lord Hanuman. His birth name was Narayan Suryaji Thosar, and he was born in a village in Jalna district, Maharashtra in a Brahmin family. It is believedRead More →

POLLAPILLAYAR PAAMALAI

Nambiyandar Nambi(10th century AD) was a Shaivite saint and scholar of Tamil Nadu who has compiled the wonderful songs of Sambandar, Appar and Sundarar. Nambiyandar Nambi was born in the town of Thirunaraiyur into the family of priest community, and he was a staunch devotee of Lord Vinayaka. It is believed that during his young age, in order to appreciateRead More →

SRI HANUMAN DAS

Sri Hanuman Das (1st century AD) was a Hindu  saint and poet, was well known for his devotion to Lord Rama and Lord Hanuman. He was born in a village in Uttar Pradesh. His birth name was Ramachandra. Hanumandas has written several popular works in praise of Lord Rama and Lord HanumanRead More →

Narasinga Muniyaraiyar Nayanar is the Nayanar saint and an ardent devotee of Lord Shiva. LIFE Narasinga Muniyaraiyar Nayanar was the ruler of the state Tiru Munaipadi. He adopted Sundarar as his son and brought up Sundarar by providing all sorts of comforts to him. He was a great devotee of Lord Shiva and his people wereRead More →

Devapi is an immortal sage. According to the ancient texts, he was the eldest son of the King of Hastinapura. He was a pious and a good prince but since he was affected with leprosy, his younger brother Shantanu was declared as the king of Hastinapura. Shantanu ruled his kingdom in an efficient manner. And all theRead More →

Gora Kumbhar (1267-1317) was a Hindu saint  of Maharashtra. He was a potter  and a great devotee of Lord Vithal (Manifestation of Lord Krishna). Gora Kumbhar had written and sung several songs in praise of Lord Vithal. LIFE Gora Kumbhar was lived in a village in Osmanabad district of Maharashtra State. He is believed to have been a close friendRead More →

EKNATH

Eknath (1533–1599) was a great saint, and Marathi poet. He was born in a village at Uttarakhand. LIFE He was born to a Brahmin family. And since his parents were died at his younger age, he was brought up by his grandfather. He was the disciple of the learned scholar Sri Janardhan Swami. IMPORTANCERead More →

CHOKHAMELA

Chokhamela was a great saint in Maharashtra, India, and lived in the 14th century. He belonged to the Mahar caste. He was a great poet, and sung in praise of Lord Vitthala, and he was a great devotee of Lord Vitthala. LIFE He was born at a village in  Buldhana district,Maharashtra. He wrote many poems. He was oneRead More →

THIRUMOOLAR

Tirumular was a Tamil  Saint, and considered as one of the sixty-three Nayanmars and also one of the 18 Siddhars. Sundaranathar was his original name. And he belonged to Madurai in Tamil nadu. According to the views of great scholars, he is believed to have   taken    birth during 8th century AD. And his main work,Read More →

Malayala Swamy (1885–1962) was a great saint and a social reformer. He was against caste discrimination, and according to him, that the Vedas and the Holy Scriptures must be studied by all class of people. He also fought for the welfare of women’s rights. He founded the Sri Vyasashrama in Yerpedu, Andhra Pradesh. His disciple Sri Vidya PrakasanandaRead More →

SAINT MATA BAHINABAI

Bahinabai (1628–1700AD) is a female saint from Maharashtra, India. She is considered as a disciple of Tukaram. She was born into a   brahmin family. LIFE She was born in northern Maharashtra, and there she spent her childhood. She started chanting of God’s names from an early age. Bahinabai was married at a younger age.Read More →

ACHYUTANANDA DAS

  Achyutananda (16th century AD) was a great poet and Vaishnava saint from Odisha, India. Due to his sincere meditation and devotion on god, he contains super natural powers, and utilized the power for helping the people to relieve from their diseases and problems. He was a great writer and written spiritual books andRead More →