SIVAKAMI AMMAIYAR INTRODUCTION Sivakami Ammaiyar is a staunch devotee of Lord Muruga, and she was born in Neduvayal in Tamil Nadu, in a rich family during the year 1784, and after performing divine service to Lord Muruga for many years, she died in the year 1854, at the age of 70. ItRead More →

VALLIMALAI SRI SATCHIDANANDA SWAMIGAL INTRODUCTION Sri Satchidananda Swamigal of Vallimalai was a staunch devotee of Lord Muruga, and he attained Samadhi in the year 1950 at Vallimalai. According to the legend, Vallimalai is the place where Valli, consort of Lord Muruga was born, and it is located in Vellore District,Read More →

SAROJA VIJAYAKUMAR -ARDENT DEVOTEE OF GURU RAGHAVENDRA INTRODUCTION Saroja Vijayakumar was a resident of Chennai, and she owned a house at Perambur, near Perambur Bus Depot, which is considered as a prime locality. She is a pious woman and she is a sincere devotee of Guru Raghavendra, and due toRead More →

RISHI KALAVA INTRODUCTION RISHI KALAVA INTRODUCTION Rishi Kalava is an ardent devotee of Lord Vishnu, and he was considered as an ancient and a holy sage, who showed great respect, love and affection on all the living beings in the earth. Even the Rabbits and squirrels would be surrounded atRead More →

SHANKAR – ARDENT DEVOTEE OF LORD ARUNACHALA INTRODUCTION Shankar is an ardent devotee of Lord Arunachala, a form of Lord Shiva, and he had received many favours through the blessings of Lord Arunachala. Shankar was born in the year 1972 at Ayanavaram, Chennai and from his childhood itself he wasRead More →

RAMASUBBAN – ARDENT DEVOTEE OF LORD VENKATESWARA INTRODUCTION Sri.T.S.Ramasubban (1932-2004) was an ardent devotee of Lord Venkateswara. He was born and brought up in Gobichettipalayam, and he had finished his school education in his native place. His father had served as an advocate and his mother was a house wife.Read More →

  RADHANATH SWAMI INTRODUCTION Radhanath Swami was born in the year 1950, and he is a saint, Krishna devotee and a devotional writer. His birth name was Richard Slavin. Being born as a Christian, he was inspired by the teachings of Prabhupada, and due to that, he had dedicated himself in doingRead More →

DEVARAYA SWAMIGAL INTRODUCTION Devaraya Swamigal was born in the year 1820 in a pious Hindu family, and he was an ardent devotee of Lord Muruga. He is the author of the famous Kanda Shasti Kavasam, which was composed by him in Tamil language through the grace of Lord Muruga. His father wasRead More →

KAMLAWATI KACHRU Smt. Kamlawati Kachru was born in a pious family at Srinagar during the year 1905. Her birth name was Radha. Since her father was died at her young age, she helped her mother in her household chores. Mata Kachru was a pious soul who concentrated her full attentionRead More →

PITHUKULI MURUGADAS INTRODUCTION Pithukuli Murugadas (1920-2015) was a devotional singer, freedom fighter, writer and a music composer. His birth name was Balasubramanian. He was a great devotee of Lord Muruga from his young age onwards, and hence he was given the title Murugadas, which means servant of Lord Muruga. AndRead More →

SARASWATHI AMMAL INTRODUCTION Saraswathi Ammal was born in the year 1937 in Triplicane, Chennai. Her husband was a retired bank employee and he had expired in the year 2004. She is having two children. Her son is working in a private concern as an Accountant, and he is a sincereRead More →

INTRODUCTION Once there lived in Trichy a pious devotee of Guru Raghavendra whose name was Ramanathan, and he was a businessman, and he belonged to Hindu Mudaliar Community. Regularly during thursday’s he used to visit the Raghavendra Mutt at Srirangam, and worship Raghavendra Swamigal and Lord Sriranganathar at the SrirangamRead More →

INTRODUCTION Before hundred years, there lived a pious Brahmin scholar in a village at Tamilnadu whose name was Palani, and he worked as an assistant priest in the nearby Murugan Temple. He used to assist the chief priest in discharging his day to day duties. He will used to doRead More →

INTRODUCTION According to Hindu Legend, Several thousands of years back, there lived a pious person in Varanasi whose name was Mankana, and he was a barber by profession, and he was a great devotee of Lord Ganesa. Once, Kasi was ruled by the King Divodasa. Since the king Divodasa doesn’tRead More →

INTRODUCTION Gopal (20th century) was born in a village at Mumbai and he was an ardent devotee of Sri Sainath from his younger age itself. He used to visit Shirdi on every year during the Guru Purnima festival, and have the darshan of Sairam. He was very good at studies,Read More →

INTRODUCTION The relationship between a bhakta and the bhagavan is that of a mother and a child. In this picture itself, we can see that Lord Narasimha is gently holding Bhakt prahalad in his hands. God expects only a true devotion from his devotees, and he didn’t expect any richRead More →

INTRODUCTION Gopaler Ma (1822 –1906) was a devotee and disciple of Sri Ramakrishna. Her birth name was Aghoremani Devi, but she came to be known as Gopaler Ma due to her sincere devotion on Lord Krishna and to her Guru Ramakrishna. She was an ardent devotee of Lord Krishna, and Sri RamakrishnaRead More →

INTRODUCTION Sri Narasimha Swamiji, was born in the year 1874 in a Brahmin family at Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu. His birth name was Narasimha. Sri Narasimha Swamiji was an intelligent child, and quickly grasped the subjects, and become a leading boy in the school. After completing his law degree, he becameRead More →

INTRODUCTION Sri Radhakrishna Swamiji was born in a village in Trichy in a pious Brahmin – Iyer family during the year 1906. Since from his childhood days, he developed bhakti on god and used to do meditation and puja, and at his younger age, he also met many saints andRead More →