Archive for April, 2021

April 20, 2021

OmniLight Invocations 365

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சத்திய ஞான சபை (Sathiya Gnana Sabhai) or The Great Hall of Truth-Knowledge, and place of special manifestation of OmniLight, designed by Ramalingam without any formal training in architecture. It was constructed in 1871 and opened to the public in January 1872It is not a Hindu temple and ought not to be considered one. It has no anthropomorphic idols or images.
Symbol of Divine Light in the சத்திய ஞான சபை (Sathiya Gnana Sabhai) or The Great Hall of Truth-Knowledgea place of special manifestation of OmniLight.

Arutperunjothi Agaval: Couplet: 532

உண்பவை எல்லாம் உண்ணுவித் தென்னுள்

பண்பினில் விளங்கும் பரம சற் குருவே!   

Empowering

Me

To

Eat

What

I

Eat,

Creating

My

Capacity

To

Consume,

Indwelling,

Transparent

In

My

Constitution,

OmniLight Transcendent True Guru!

Note: The Arutperunjothi Agaval is Ramalingam’s magnum opus of spiritual enlightenment poetry composed in 798 couplets in 1872. In later posts, I will offer commentaries on these verses.

       

April 19, 2021

OmniLight Invocations 365

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சத்திய ஞான சபை (Sathiya Gnana Sabhai) or The Great Hall of Truth-Knowledge, and place of special manifestation of OmniLight, designed by Ramalingam without any formal training in architecture. It was constructed in 1871 and opened to the public in January 1872It is not a Hindu temple and ought not to be considered one. It has no anthropomorphic idols or images.
Symbol of Divine Light in the சத்திய ஞான சபை (Sathiya Gnana Sabhai) or The Great Hall of Truth-Knowledgea place of special manifestation of OmniLight.

Arutperunjothi Agaval: Couplet: 531

செய்பவை எல்லாம் செய்வித் தெனக்கே

உய்பவை அளித்தெனுள் ஓங்கு சற் குருவே!     

Activating

My

Actions,

Achieving

My

Accomplishments,

Enabling

My

Enlightenment

And

Emancipation,

Indwelling

And

Exalted

OmniLight Eternal Authentic Guru!

Note: The Arutperunjothi Agaval is Ramalingam’s magnum opus of spiritual enlightenment poetry composed in 798 couplets in 1872. In later posts, I will offer commentaries on these verses.

          

April 18, 2021

OmniLight Invocations 365

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சத்திய ஞான சபை (Sathiya Gnana Sabhai) or The Great Hall of Truth-Knowledge, and place of special manifestation of OmniLight, designed by Ramalingam without any formal training in architecture. It was constructed in 1871 and opened to the public in January 1872It is not a Hindu temple and ought not to be considered one. It has no anthropomorphic idols or images.

Symbol of Divine Light in the சத்திய ஞான சபை (Sathiya Gnana Sabhai) or The Great Hall of Truth-Knowledgea place of special manifestation of OmniLight.

Arutperunjothi Agaval: Couplet: 533

சாகாக் கல்வியின் றரமெலாங் கற்பித்

தேகாக் கரப்பொரு ளீந்தசற் குருவே!

Imparting

The

Invincible

Aspects

Of

The

Art

Of

Immortality,

And

Granting

The

Imperishable

Supernal

Substance,

OmniLight Supreme True Guru!

Note: The Arutperunjothi Agaval is Ramalingam’s magnum opus of spiritual enlightenment poetry composed in 798 couplets in 1872. In later posts, I will offer commentaries on these verses.

April 17, 2021

OmniLight Invocations 365

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சத்திய ஞான சபை (Sathiya Gnana Sabhai) or The Great Hall of Truth-Knowledge, and place of special manifestation of OmniLight, designed by Ramalingam without any formal training in architecture. It was constructed in 1871 and opened to the public in January 1872It is not a Hindu temple and ought not to be considered one. It has no anthropomorphic idols or images.
Symbol of Divine Light in the சத்திய ஞான சபை (Sathiya Gnana Sabhai) or The Great Hall of Truth-Knowledge, a place of special manifestation of OmniLight.

Arutperunjothi Agaval: Couplet: 530

காண்பவை யெல்லாங் காட்டுவித் தெனக்கே

மாண்பத மளித்து வயங்குசற் குருவே!

Rendering

Visible

That

Which

Is

Perceived,

Enabling

Perception,

Bestowing

On

Me

The

Brilliant

Base

Of

Bliss,

Resplendent OmniLight True Guru!

Note: The Arutperunjothi Agaval is Ramalingam’s magnum opus of spiritual enlightenment poetry composed in 798 couplets in 1872. In later posts, I will offer commentaries on these verses.

April 16, 2021

OmniLight Invocations 365

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சத்திய ஞான சபை (Sathiya Gnana Sabhai) or The Great Hall of Truth-Knowledge, and place of special manifestation of OmniLight, designed by Ramalingam without any formal training in architecture. It was constructed in 1871 and opened to the public in January 1872It is not a Hindu temple and ought not to be considered one. It has no anthropomorphic idols or images.
A reconstructed portrait of Chidambaram Ramalingam
Adi Shankaracharya (c. 700 – c. 750 CE) and his disciples – Painting by Raja Ravi Varma (1848 – 1906)

Arutperunjothi Agaval: Couplet: 529

கேட்பவை யெல்லாங் கேட்பித் தெனுள்ளே

வேட்கையின் விளங்கும் விமலசற் குருவே!

Inwardly

Inspiring

Inquiry

Into

That

Which

Is

Investigated,

Enabling

Inquiry,

And

Illuminating

My

Inquisitiveness,

Indwelling

Immaculate OmniLight True Guru!

Note: The Arutperunjothi Agaval is Ramalingam’s magnum opus of spiritual enlightenment poetry composed in 798 couplets in 1872. In later posts, I will offer commentaries on these verses.

           

April 15, 2021

OmniLight Invocations 365

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சத்திய ஞான சபை (Sathiya Gnana Sabhai) or The Great Hall of Truth-Knowledge, and place of special manifestation of OmniLight, designed by Ramalingam without any formal training in architecture. It was constructed in 1871 and opened to the public in January 1872It is not a Hindu temple and ought not to be considered one. It has no anthropomorphic idols or images.

Arutperunjothi Agaval: Couplet: 528

அறிபவை எல்லாம் அறிவித்தென் னுள்ளே

பிறிவற விளங்கும் பெரிய சற் குருவே!

Making

Knowable

That

Which

Is

Known,

Enabling

Knowledge,

Indwelling,

Inalienable,

Luminous,

OmniLight Magnificent True Guru!

Note: The Arutperunjothi Agaval is Ramalingam’s magnum opus of spiritual enlightenment poetry composed in 798 couplets in 1872. In later posts, I will offer commentaries on these verses.

April 14, 2021

OmniLight Invocations 365

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சத்திய ஞான சபை (Sathiya Gnana Sabhai) or The Great Hall of Truth-Knowledge, and place of special manifestation of OmniLight, designed by Ramalingam without any formal training in architecture. It was constructed in 1871 and opened to the public in January 1872It is not a Hindu temple and ought not to be considered one. It has no anthropomorphic idols or images.

Arutperunjothi Agaval: Couplet: 600

துன்னும் அனாதியே சூழ்ந்தெனைப் பிரியாது

என்உற வாகிய என்உயிர் உறவே!

Eternally

Encompassing

Me,

Inseparably

Indwelling,

Inalienable

Relation,

OmniLight Kin Of My Soul!

Note:The Arutperunjothi Agaval is Ramalingam’s magnum opus of spiritual enlightenment poetry composed in 798 couplets in 1872. In later posts, I will offer commentaries on these verses.

April 12, 2021

OmniLight Invocations 365

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சத்திய ஞான சபை (Sathiya Gnana Sabhai) or The Great Hall of Truth-Knowledge, and place of special manifestation of OmniLight, designed by Ramalingam without any formal training in architecture. It was constructed in 1871 and opened to the public in January 1872It is not a Hindu temple and ought not to be considered one. It has no anthropomorphic idols or images.

Arutperunjothi Agaval: Couplet: 553

இன்னரு ளமுதளித் திறவாத் திறல்புரிந்

தென்னை வளர்த்திடு மின்புடைத் தாயே!

Nourished

By

Numinous

Ambrosia

Of

Arul,

Supreme

Compassion-Force,

Consequently,

Conquest

Of

Death,

And

Nurturing

Of

My

Spiritual

Evolution,

By

The Supreme Ever-Blissful OmniLight Mother!

Note:The Arutperunjothi Agaval is Ramalingam’s magnum opus of spiritual enlightenment poetry composed in 798 couplets in 1872. In later posts, I will offer commentaries on these verses.

April 11, 2021

OmniLight Invocations 365

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சத்திய ஞான சபை (Sathiya Gnana Sabhai) or The Great Hall of Truth-Knowledge, and place of special manifestation of OmniLight, designed by Ramalingam without any formal training in architecture. It was constructed in 1871 and opened to the public in January 1872It is not a Hindu temple and ought not to be considered one. It has no anthropomorphic idols or images.

Arutperunjothi Agaval: Couplet: 549

சத்தி சத்தர்கள் எலாஞ் சார்ந்து எனது  ஏவல்செய்

சித்தியை அளித்த தெய்வ நற்றாயே!  

The

Siddhi

To

Summon

And

Command

Shaktis,

Divine

Powers,

And

Sattar,

Divine

Persons,

Bestowed

On

Me

By

The Omnibenevolent OmniLight Divine Mother!

Note:The Arutperunjothi Agaval is Ramalingam’s magnum opus of spiritual enlightenment poetry composed in 798 couplets in 1872. In later posts, I will offer commentaries on these verses.

            

April 10, 2021

OmniLight Invocations 365

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சத்திய ஞான சபை (Sathiya Gnana Sabhai) or The Great Hall of Truth-Knowledge, and place of special manifestation of OmniLight, designed by Ramalingam without any formal training in architecture. It was constructed in 1871 and opened to the public in January 1872It is not a Hindu temple and ought not to be considered one. It has no anthropomorphic idols or images.
OmniLight Divine Mother in Hindu mythological representation

Arutperunjothi Agaval: Couplet: 547

சித்திகள் எல்லாம் தெளிந்திட எனக்கே

சத்தியை அளித்த தயவுடைத் தாயே!     

Siddhis

Or

Powers

Revealed,

Manifested,

Based

On

The

Shakti

Or

Power

Bestowed

On

Me

By

The Omnibenevolent OmniLight Mother!

Note:The Arutperunjothi Agaval is Ramalingam’s magnum opus of spiritual enlightenment poetry composed in 798 couplets in 1872. In later posts, I will offer commentaries on these verses.