Proponents of Bhakthi Vedanta (Hindu Culture, Life, Tradition & Devotion to God)
Bhramma Shri Sengalipuram Ananatharama Dikshithar
In the path of the proponents of Bhakthi through Discourses, Songs, Slokas and writing; In India, traditional families have been engaging in this divine path since time immemorial. Sengalipuram Bhramma Shri Ananatharama Dikshitar is one among them who propogated the divine devotion to God Narayana, Lordess Mahishashura Mardhini and the Great Guru Parampara of the Kanchi Sankaracharyas.
Shri Dikshithar’s discourses on Ramayana, Maha Bharatha and Narayaneeyam (On Lord Maha Vishnu @ Shri Guruvayur Krishna) is a legend.His sweet melody of the Mahishashura Mardhini Sloka created by Adhishankara became famous through out the Tamil Nadu, Kerala and other States through Dikshithar.
Dikshithars love, affection and Guru Bhakthi towards Kanchi Sankaracharya Shri Chandrasekharendra Sarawathi is well known. It is said Shri Kanchi Maha Swami once stopped Shri Dikshithar from going by a train which later in the night met with an accident resulting several hundreds death. Such is the Guru-Shishya love and affection for each other, Shri Dikshithar who has done a commendable job of propogating the Devotion through his discourses, finally came to an end – Dikshithar got the sanyas the first day and the next day he left for the Heavenly abode of Guruvayur Shri Krishna.
By reading, remembering and praying and praising and following the foot steps of such exalted souls like Dikshithar, we ordinary mortals could also attain Mukthi.
Krishna Krishna Krishna