Andal's Nachiyar Thirumozhi
- Brief Synopsis:
- This is the second compilation by Andal consisting of 143 verses. Through this poem, she disclosed her passionate yearning for Lord Vishnu.
- Long Synopsis:
- Andal was a 10th century Tamil poet who is revered as a saint in the southern parts of India. Infact, she is considered as one of the twelve Alvars (saints) and the only woman Alvar (saint) of Vaishnavism (a cult devoted to Lord Vishnu). After her first work known as Thiruppavai, this one, Nachiyar Thirumozhi is the second compilation by Andal consisting of 143 verses. Through this poem, she disclosed her passionate yearning for Lord Vishnu. These 143 verses are a part of the 4000 hyms of Nalayira Divya Prabandham and are organized in 14 segments, each one called a tirumozhi. The poems compiled by Andal in her teenage years, display a high level of literary and religious maturity.
- Book Quality:
- Book Size:
- 146 Pages
- Project Madurai
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- Project Madurai
- Adult content:
- Poetry, Religion and Spirituality
- Submitted By:
- Worth Trust
- Proofread By:
- Devi Ramaseshan
- Usage Restrictions:
- This book is in the public domain and is freely available to all.
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