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Twelve Alwars have contributed to the hymns in the Naalayira Divya Prabhandham. They are Poigai alwar (பொய்கை ஆழ்வார்), Bhutat alwar. See photos, profile pictures and albums from 12 Alwars. The āḻvārs, also spelt as alwars or azhwars are 12 devotional saints born in the region of south India. These saints wrote devotional poems in.

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According to the tradition, the Sri Vaishnava school of thought originated from the Supreme Lord Krishna.

Facts about Alwars – The Bhakti Saints of South India

It is generally held that the Alvars belong to the period between 2nd and 9th century A. This was one of the main reasons for the birth of the alwars. Even as he completed reciting his verse, he merged with the Lord. It is also the most musical of Nammalvar’s compositions. We should follow all the 12 alwars. Many of them came just when they thought of Lord and some poems when they visited the deity forms of the Lord. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

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Nammalvar’s Tiruvaimozhi is a spiritual kaleidoscope that helps us draw close to the Divine. His large eyes that alwaes dark, Vast, Bright and Red-veined Have indeed rendered me mad. Born in Uraiyur near Srirangam, he spent long hours on the banks of the Kaveri playing the lute and praising the Lord.


About 12 Alwars

Presently Bhutattalvar entered and now there was enough space for both only to sit. Twelve Alwars have contributed to the hymns in the Naalayira Divya Prabhandham.

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This is compiled and made famous after their completion of avatars. Once when he remained self-lost in this manner, Lokasaranga, a priest of the temple came to the river.

Sri Vaishnava Alwars – A Brief Introduction

The Nalayira Divya Prabandham is a collection of of the songs composed by the 12 Alvars. It was raining heavily and so they sought shelter in the front room of a house. It does not vanish on time.

Photos of Hindu Saints: The suffix “ar” is added in the Tamil language to people who deserve respect. His attachment to Sri Ranganatha who was worshipped by Rama himself was phenomenal. The Alwars were also among the first ones to go beyond rituals and instead, started the culture of devotion as the only path of salvation.

There are 112 Azhvars including ‘ Sri Andal ‘. These Alwars were born in various parts of our country but they were all united in a common subject, ie dedicating their lives and praising the Lord. Nammalvar is a term of endearment applied to Satakopa 21 because of his sterling services in propagating Vaishnavism, he is known as a prapanna jana kootastha head of aspirant souls as he retold vedic truths in the everyday language of the comman man, Tamil.


Thirumazhisai Alvar having been a devotee of Shiva.

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Wikimedia Commons has media related to Azhwars. Sri Nimbarkacharya — Appearance Day — November 23, Here bridegroom would have to 1 Narayana. This is compiled and made famous.

By alawrs this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. No, there can’t be any other alwars. The period of Azhvars is said to be between 6 th and 9 th Century. It is said that Madhurakavi Alvar was the first to discover Namalvar’s spiritual brilliance when he asked the hitherto silent young man: Coming to himself, Tiruppan retired in all humility.

Hence there will be no alwar in the future. Alvars are considered the twelve supreme devotees of Vishnuwho alsars instrumental in popularising Vaishnavism in the Tamil-speaking regions.

Nammalwarwho awars below the Tamarind tree without having any food and sleep got Gnana and has sung Mangalasasanam on Perumal and he has worked hard to spread Sri Vaishnavam. Early history of Vaishnavism in south India. One of them is Ramanujacharya who is also known as Ilaya alwar.