OmniLight Invocations 365

An old photo of Sathiya Dharuma Saalai (The Home of True Charity) in Vadalur, Tamilnadu, South India – It was opened by Ramalingam on May 23, 1867, and has fed the poor and hungry to this day.

Arutperunjothi Agaval: Couplet: 121

கருமசித் திகளின் கலைபல கோடியும்

அரசுற வெனக்கரு ளருட்பெருஞ் ஜோதி!


In this couplet, Ramalingam petitions the OmniLight to bestow on him கருமசித்தி (karuma siddhi) or Powers of Action and Execution in their vast number of varieties.

The Arutperunjothi Agaval is Ramalingam’s magnum opus of spiritual enlightenment poetry composed in 798 couplets in 1872.