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ಚೆನ್ನಮಲ್ಲಿಕಾರ್ಜುನಯ್ಯ ಆತ್ಮಸಂಗಾತಕ್ಕೆ ನೀನೆನಗುಂಟು . akka mahAdeviyavara vachana. hasivAdare UroLage bhikShAnnaMgaLuMTu. Collections of Akka Mahadevi Vachanagalu in Kannada Not internet required, one time download and use. About Akka Mahadevi: Akka Mahadevi (c) was one of the early female poets of the Kannada language and a prominent personality in the Veerashaiva Bhakti movement of.

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Bhakti recorded a rethinking of the ashrama dharma which suggested a stages-of-life approach that began with the pursuit of education and ended with the pursuit of moksha. Yet the term Akka “elder Sister”which is an honorific given to her by great Lingayat saints such as BasavannaSiddharama and Allamaprabhu is an indication of her contribution to the spiritual discussions held at the “Anubhava Mantapa” [ citation needed ].

Based on the use of her ankitaabout lyric poems or vachanas are attributed to Akka Mahadevi. Comparing human lovers to GOD: In another verse, she expresses the tension of being a wife and a devotee as. What is the use of knowing everything If one does not know the akkamahafevi This section needs additional citations for verification.

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Channamallikarjuna, Yourself becoming knowledge, Showed me the way. Terming relationship with mortal men as unsatisfactory, Akka Mahadevi describes them as thorns hiding under vachanaalu leaves, un-trustworthy.


There were immediate tensions, however, as Kausika was a Jain, a group that tended to be wealthy and was, as a result, much resented by the rest of the population. This world and that other, cannot manage them both.

I love the Handsome One: How could I hold together in my hand Two different fruits, O Chennamallikarjuna? kannaa

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It is commonly known that she took part in many gatherings of learned such as the Anubhavamantapa in Kalyana now Basava Kalyana to debate about philosophy and attainment of enlightenment or Moksha, termed by akkamahadefi as “arivu”.

If you will be pleased, be pleased, If you won’t, don’t I can’t bear life unless I worship you. In the first phase she had renounced the worldly objects and attractions and in the second, discards the entire object based rules and regulations and in the third phase she starts her journey towards Srishila, where her eternal lover Chenna Mallikarjuna’s temple locates.

Journal of the American Oriental Society. Her vachanas also talk about the methods that the path of enlightenment demand of the seeker, such as killing the ‘I’, conquering desires and the senses and so on.

Akka leaves Kalyana with this following vachana:. Kannaad can’t manage them both. I love the Beautiful One with no bond nor fear, no clan no land, no landmarks, for his beauty. On the effects of union with GOD: Views Read Edit View history.


I love him O mother. Ramanujan who first popularised the vachanas by translating them into a collection called Speaking of Siva. Legend has it that due to akkamaahadevi true love and devotion with God her whole body was protected by hair.

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In fact it is here onwards that she becomes Akka, an elderly sister. Akka’s poetry explores the themes of rejecting mortal love in favour of the everlasting love of God. She found the company of such sharanas in BasavakalyanaBidar district.

To the yogi, your maya became the yogini; To the ascetic, maya was the fair woman ascetic. Akkamahzdevi, alas, I’m utterly lost Between this world and the other world, Like akkamhadevi calf loosed to suck two cows!

O lord Chennamallikarjuna show me your ways. Akka Mahadevi’s works, like the works of many other female Bhakti poets, also touches on themes of alienation: Would a weed on the riverbank know such depths of water as the lotus would know?

Not difficult to be a devotee. Om Shri Guru Basavalingaya Namha. Retrieved 14 April A Study of Akka Mahadevi”. On her desire for a renewal of union with Shiva: