Faith and Devotion

Irumbai Maakaalam is a quaint village enroute Tindivanam (in Tamilnadu) from Pondicherry and the village houses an ancient temple of Lord Shiva by name Mahakaleshwar (or Maakaleshwar). The deity with […]

Greetings to my readers! With Janmashtami round the corner, this time I am posting a story of Krishna. Long ago, in the present state of Odisha, there lived a poor […]

The Legend of Madurai

Today is the start of the new year for Tamils and in this Chithirai month, I am going to narrate the legend of Madurai which is synonymous with the Chithirai […]

In ancient times, in present day Maharashtra, in a place called Dandivana, there lived a pious couple Janudev and Sathyavathy. They had a son by name Pundalik. He was a […]

In the ancient town of Kanchipuram lived a saintly washer man by name Tirukurippu Thondar. He was a washer man by profession, but he considered it his duty to serve […]

Tiruvadhavoor is a village near Madurai.  In this village in near about 9th Century AD was born to a pious couple, a son, whom they named Vadhavooran. Vadhavooran’s father belonged […]

This is the story of a great Scholar Nambiyandar Nambi who lived in the eleventh century in South India. We owe him a lot for his efforts in tracing what was left of the Tevaram Hymns and preserving them for posterity!