,who had spent Forty eight years in Learning and practicing a Life of Austerity and good character,waer Nine threaded Upaveeda( Three in a pair into three,total nine.One for Brahmacharya, One for Gruhastha and one In lieu of Uttareeya, Angavastra
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I have come across A Siva Mantra ,called Amogha Siva Kavacham , addressed to Shiva. This mantra is to be recited once a day, preferably in the morning, for forty five days.Begin on a Shukla Paksha( Waxing of the Moon) Chaturthi, Panchami,Shasti or Sapthami.
,What they know in Tamizh is a few catchy phrases from Tamil Literature learnt at college, if they had reached that stage at all, without going deep into the subject of Tamil. As to their knowledge of Hinduism……..Nunniyanool pala Karpinum…Thirukkural,
பசுக்காத்தல்(* Protecting Cows, Wealth), பொருளீட்டல்( Acquisition of Wealth), பயிரிடல்( Trilling), புராணாதிகளையோதல்(Studying Puranas and Ithihasas), ஈதல்(Philanthropy ), அந்தணா
முதலியோர்க்கு அநுகூலமாகிய தொழில் செய்தல்( Engage in Works that would help others including Brahmins)
* Protecting Cows indicates protection of weak people, including Cows(Among animals)
The Chief of Devas, Indra holds a special place in Tamil Classics. He was included as One of the Primary Deities assigned to each region(there were five geographical regions in Tamilzhakam, according […]