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The Story of Kaisika Puranam – TIMELESS WISDOM OF THE AGES

Kaisika Puranam Story Kaisika Puranam revolves around ;uranam, a low caste person belonging to the Baanar family, his unflinching faith in Lord Nambi and how he was instrumental in liberating a Rakshasha from a curse and helping him attaining Vaikunta Moksham. He was happy to find his prey. You are commenting using your Twitter account.

Sumathi Sundar, who played the role of Nambaduvan. Through these promises, narrated beautifully in the Kaisika Puranam as part of this lengthy discussion between Nambaduvan and Brahmma Rakshasha, one comes to know of the different sins we commit every day in our lives as a result of not adhering to some of the basic values in life. This extraordinary promise moved the Rakshasha and he let him go. Posted by PRabhu S at After having spent the entire night possibly for the last time in front of the Tirukurungudi Nambi temple, he makes his way back to the Rakshasa, rejecting the offer of a Brahmin Lord Nambi in disguise to protect him.

Notify me of new comments via email. Araiyar Sevai was followed by the recital of the Kaisika Puranam. Who would believe that once allowed to go a human being would come back to be eaten by the Brahmarakshasa? And I will become a sinner who will never get liberation from this cycle of births. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here The old man advised him to escape from the clutches of Rakshas by taking another route.

Notify me of new posts via email. Is there any arrangement for dvAdashI pAraNai? Parasara Bhattar, son of KoorathAzhvaan, took the story of a complex Kaisika Puranam in Sanskrit and created the vyakyaanam, in Tamil, in a simple, easily understandable language that was hitherto non existent.


Our story starts at Thirukurungudi, in Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu which is on the banks of the holy Tamaraparni river. Just before midnight, to the beating of drums emerged a huge demon like figure. Kaisika Natakam and Araiyar Sevai were witnessed by hundreds of devotees at the Tirukurungudi temple. But the Brahmarakshas realised that more than satisfying his hunger he should seek release from his body, so he begged for the fruits of his offerings to Sriman Narayana.

The Story Kaisika Puranam revolves round Nampaduvan, belonging to the Baanar family, his unflinching faith in Lord Nambi and how he was instrumental in liberating a Rakshasa from a curse. Undaunted by this sudden turn of events, Nambaduvan, who had the purest of devotion for Lord Nambi, requested the Rakshasha to allow him to go to the temple for a night, so he could keep up his Kaisika Ekadesi Vratha, with the assurance to come back the next morning after singing praise of Lord Nambi, one last time.

The Story of Kaisika Puranam

Gopi, an amateur artiste working as a Junior Assistant at Sastra University, Thanjavur, played the powerful role of the Brahma Rakshasa with ease. I hope I’ll get to kaisuka it someday as well But Nampaduvan reiterated that he would not deviate from his promise.

You got to witness the Kaisika Natakam and Araiyar Sevai in person Printable version Jan 1, 2: The Kaisika Puranam is also a perfect case study on the values of life and how it is important to keep one’s promise at any cost, including one’s own life.

My prayers for you to continue your great service to Divya Desams and for helping keep alive the ancient art forms. I hope to meet you and your friends in the coming years at this wonderful event.

Every night, he would walk several miles to the Thiru Kurungudi Nambi temple, and for hours together would stand in front of the temple with a Pranam in his hand and sing praise of Lord Nambi. Herambanathan all the way from Thanjavur to present this dance drama every year on the Kaisika Ekadesi night.


Tradition revisited

Then Nampaduvan went to the Brahmarakshas and offered himself to be eaten by him. He rather directed Nambaduvan to share the fruits of the entire songs that he had thus far sung in praise of Lord Nambi. One can reach the Nambi temple in 30 minutes by bus from Valliyur. While Thiru Kurungudi temple is home to Kaisika Puranam and this traditional Kaisika Natakam has been revived to its past glory, it would be a worthwhile exercise for Anita Ratnam to consider taking the Kaisika Natakam to more Kaisiia Desams in Tamil Nadu.

You may call Murali Bhattar and he will help with pufanam your queries. Also, the Araiyar, through this Jaisika, brought out an important historical information relating to the Thiru Kurungudi temple – that of Lord Shiva being alongside Kurungudi Nambi.

This year Kaisika Ekadasi falls on December 13, Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Arunodhaya too impressed in the role of Lord Nambi disguised as a brahmin. The clock had ticked to 2.

To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: For the next three hours, the devotees of Lord Nambi were treated to a pleasing and passionate presentation of the Kaisika Puranam.

Nambaduvan showcases the way to live. The Brahmarakshasa let Nampaduvan go. I’m so jealous of you At Thirukurungudi, it is enacted as a drama every year on Kaisika Ekadasi night. He has recently been chosen for the President’s National award. December 11, January 7, Author: Friday, December 4, Kaisika Puranam in Thirukurungudi.

It was the month of Karthigai between November 15th and December 15tha Shukla paksha Ekadasi the Ekadasi that falls before the full moon day, our singer fasted the whole day and was awake that night jagratha vritham.