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characters Hymns for the Drowning ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ [PDF / Epub] ☃ Hymns for the Drowning By Nammalvar – Berkingmad.co.uk The poems in this book are some of the earliest about Visnu one of the Hindu Trinity also known as Tirumal the Dark OneTradition recognizes twelve alvars saint poets devote[PDF / Epub] Hymns for the Drowning By Nammalvar Berkingmad.co.uk The poems in this book are some of the earliest about Visnu one of the Hindu Trinity also known as Tirumal the Dark OneTradition recognizes twelve alvars saint poets devoted to Visnu who lived between The poems in this book are some of the earliest about Visnu one of the Hindu Trinity also known as Tirumal the Dark OneTradition.

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In this selection from Nammalvar’s works the translations like the originals reflect the alternations of philosophic hymns and love poems through recurring voices roles and places They also enact a progression—from wonder at the Lord’s works to the experience of loving him and watching others love him to moods of uestioning and despair and finally to the experience of being devoured and possessed by him.

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Hymns for the DrowningRecognizes twelve alvars saint poets devoted to Visnu who lived between the sixth and ninth century in the Tamil speaking region of south India These devotees Hymns for PDF or of Visnu and their counterparts the devotees of Siva nayanmar changed and revitalized Hinduism and their devotional hymns addressed to Visnu are among the earliest bhakti devotional texts in any Indian language.

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  • PTS Books Club

    characters Hymns for the Drowning ☆ eBook ePUB or Kindle PDF Hymns for the DrowningNammalvar was one of the twelve Alvars well known for his many hymns on devotion to Vishnu Tradition gives him the date 3102 BC ie the beginning of the kali yuga He was born in the asterism Visakham in what is now Alwarthirunagiri also known as Tirukkurugur Tamil Nadu His name means our own alvar alvar means one immersed in God He was also known as Maran and SatakopanHe must have been born fully enlightened because as a baby he never cried or suckled and never opened his eyes According to tradition as a child he responded to no external stimuli and his parents left him at the feet of the deity of Lord Vishnu The child then got up and climbed into a hole in a tamarind sat in the lotus position and began to meditate It appears he was


  • Krishnapriya Kamalakshan

    characters Hymns for the Drowning ☆ eBook ePUB or Kindle PDF Hymns for the DrowningBhakti poetry is that sublime set of poems that those who are really divinely inspired can write and enjoy And this selection of Bhakti poems are absolute gems taken as samples from that vast treasure trove There are uite a lot of verses that have touched my heart left me dewy eyed I just loved this anthology It's ever too hard to translate poems and especially those poems that contain in them oceans of emotions and devotion It takes courage to even attempt such a translation For the courage he had and the skill he exhibited the pioneer A K Ramanujan must be praisedIf it sounds a bit odd in places it's not the poet's fault nor the translator's The reason is just the difference in the languages and the gulf of differences in the cultures


  • Kaushik

    characters Hymns for the Drowning ☆ eBook ePUB or Kindle PDF Hymns for the DrowningThis is an incredible selection of poems from the writings of Nammalvar one of the iconic 12 Alwar Saints in the S


  • Rangarajan

    characters Hymns for the Drowning ☆ eBook ePUB or Kindle PDF Hymns for the DrowningAlthough the book has a few great poems it feels uite dry to read Many metaphors and similes must have been lost in translation For example the metaphor dark as the sea has been used multiple times in the translation but I am not uite sure if the original meant dark as the bottom of the sea


  • Nick

    characters Hymns for the Drowning ☆ eBook ePUB or Kindle PDF Hymns for the DrowningThis is the kind of book you can read in an hour but the endnotesappendix section will keep you occupied for much longer if you care about all those details And they are pretty necessary to understand some of whats going on poetically if you dont understand Tamil


  • Jackson Cyril

    characters Hymns for the Drowning ☆ eBook ePUB or Kindle PDF Hymns for the DrowningGreat poems but the Ramanujan's afterword is what you read this book for


  • Faisal Zawi

    characters Hymns for the Drowning ☆ eBook ePUB or Kindle PDF Hymns for the Drowningsyair Nammalvar memuja Vishnu sangat berpengaruh di selatan India


  • Raghavan

    characters Hymns for the Drowning ☆ eBook ePUB or Kindle PDF Hymns for the DrowningA great book on one of the foremost alwars nammalwar and his verses


  • Rajesh

    characters Hymns for the Drowning ☆ eBook ePUB or Kindle PDF Hymns for the DrowningThe afterword is what the book is worth for; where the author atempts to explaintrace a mosaic of esoteric philosophy


  • Eric Villalobos

    characters Hymns for the Drowning ☆ eBook ePUB or Kindle PDF Hymns for the DrowningBeautiful poetry I loved it It's crazy how they can reference these huge stories in just a few lines Love poetry was very touching as well