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Re: MESSAGE bhakti.v002.n405.6

From: Shree (
Date: Thu Dec 18 1997 - 06:07:18 PST


> --------------- MESSAGE bhakti.v002.n405.6 ---------------
> From: R Dhindhwal <>
> Subject: Introduction
> I am a new member of this mailing list, and am unfamilar with Sri
> Vaisnavism.  If someone would be so kind as to send me or post an
> introduction to Sri Vaisnavism, I would be very grateful.

I am sure the knowledegeable members of the group would have sent you the
> I noticed that many messages have references to Tamil.  I am from
> Hariyana, and am totally ignorant of the Tamil language.  

Yes, the list mostly focusses on Tamil, sometimes sanskrit writings of SV
aachaaryas. However, usually the translation is given so you can follow the
discussions. You will not find many/any references to bhakti literature from
North India - that discussion is considered outside the 'scope of this list'.

> Could this/
> Will this be an impediment to any accumulation of spiritual knowledge
> that I could receive?

Join the list with the 'right spirit' 
- like the 'haMsa' take the good, leave the rest :-)

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