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Re: PeriyAzhwAr

From: Madhavakkannan V (
Date: Wed Feb 02 2000 - 17:01:42 PST


Dear Sri Srinath,

It is true that PeriyAzhwAr was titlked "PeriyAzhwAr due to his "pongum 
parivu" on PerumAL singing pallaandu.

However, there re anubhavams, like since he became the Father in law of the 
enthai enthai thanthai tham mootthappan Himself, he may be called 

Your statement also could be considered.

There is also another version that (Sri AnanthapadmanabhadAsan, Sri Puruisai 
Krishnamachariar's student wrote in his magazine) (refer to created by Sri Achutharaman) PeriyAzhwAr, the 
moment he saw PerumAL asked for pallaandu for his association with 
Emperumaan (adiyOmOdum ninnOdum..) and then only sang for PiraaTTi; While 
NammAzhwAr sang only in the last 10.10. Thiruvaaymzohi.. ThiruvaaNai 
ninaaNai kaNdaay..) and pEyAzhwAr singing ThirukkaNdEn pon mEni kaNdEn, but 
did not ask for Emperumaan's stay with him for ever. Since PeriyAzhwAr did 
not lose the opportunity and grabbed Emperumaan to stay with Him for 
pallANdu; he is really a PeriyAzhwAr".

Just another anubhavam.. Not for aguments' sake with the other points..


Narayana Narayana

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Subject: PeriyAzhwAr
Date: Tue, 1 Feb 2000 14:28:13 -0600 (CST)

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