Though we have been with HIM all the time, though we could decipher HIS sign language, though we could understand what HE says from His very sight, interestingly, there are times, we wouldn't be able
A young man came from Andhra Pradesh. He was mostly speechless and seemed to be in 'Brahmai'. His Kith and Kin accompanied Him to have darshan of Sri Periyava. They were standing almost all the time
Sri Gopala Iyer, a senior 'Sevaka' and Sri Kannan Mama were the only two remaining at Periyava's sannidhi at that time. It was bit late in the night. Periyava said, "You two, do namaskaram for me!"
If a Sishya cannot continue to stay with his Guru and leaves his Guru, will Sishya's Aathmeegam go away? , Sri Karapaathira Swamigal asked Periyava. Sri Karapaathira Swamigal used only his 'karam'
"மேலூர் மாமா! மேலூர் மாமா! ஓடிவாங்கோ! சீக்கிரம் ஓடிவாங்கோ! நம்ம குழந்தைகளுக்கெல்லாம் வாயடைச்சு போச்சு!", a screaming voice came in from none other than Periyava HIMSELF. Sri Melur Mama all panicky,
"அவர் தெய்வமானு... அதில் சம்ஷயமில்லா...ஆதிசங்கரர் மாதிரி பெரியவரானு... இது சத்யமானு..." ("avar theivamaanu... adhil samshayamillaa... AdiSankarar maathiri Periyavaraanu... Idhu sathyamaanu..."). He
Ponganan Sri Narayanan was shivering. பெரியவா உத்தரவு ஆகிற்கு (Periyava Utharavu Aagirku) - fellow anukka thondar informed. It was Shankaranthi day and Periyava was amidst lot of devotees. Why was