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Re: information on Tiruvempavai

From: Kazhiyur Mannar Narayanan (
Date: Thu Dec 17 1998 - 09:12:02 PST

Sri venkat wrote,

>                  Srimate Godaya Namaha
>Tiruvempavai- a 20 verse composition by Andal is not widely known
>as Tiruppavai and Nacchiyar Tirumozhi. as it appear's that discussions
>on the works of Sri Andal will dominate this month  i request
> learned Bhagavathas to shed some light on the above work of Sri Andal 
>(Tiruvempavai) and outline it"s importance.
>Thank you
>Venkat S Iyengar
Dear respected members,

Thiruvembavai is not in the vaishnavaite literature at all.

it is written by saivaite nayanmar(Manikka vachakar?) exactly as in the 
same lines of tiruppavai of Sri.Andal on Siva.

it also deals about the paavai nonbu aspect , but on saivaite bakthi .



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