AzhwArs, AchArya, guru parampara

SrI: SrImathE SatakOpAya nama: SrImathE rAmAnujAya nama: SrImath varavaramunayE nama:

  1. When we say AzhwAr, does it always refer to nammAzhwAr or any others? –

2. Apart from nammAzhwAr do any other AzhwArs have vishvaksEnar as their AchArya?

3. Are AzhwArs nithyasUris or mukthAthmAs who were once bound in this samsAram?

4. kuLaSEkhara AzhwAr says that he would’nt mind being thiruvEngadamudaiyAn himself. Please explain?

5. What is the difference between AzhwArs and AchAryas?

6. madhurakavi AzhwAr says nammAzhwAr is my master here and in paramapadham too. Explain –

7. nammAzhwAr is glorified that his mercy is greater than chith, achith & ISvara. Please explain –

8. ANDAL in spite of saying bhattarpirAn kOdhai why did perumAL delayed fulfilling her wish?

9. Why did periyAzhwAr see bhagavAn’s simplicity and fear for it? Why did he do mangaLASAsanam?

10. Did thirumangai AzhwAr get thirumanthra upadhESam twice?

11. Like how SrI rAmAnuja’s thirumEni is preserved, please explain about nammAzhwAr’s thirumEni.

12. In thiruppallANdu, AzhwAr invites prayOjanAntharaparars to perform mangaLASAsanam. Explain

13. It is said that whoever disrespects AzhwArs, dhivya prabandhams will reach hell. Please explain.

14. Why is periya perumAL without Sankha chakras? –

15. Is AvaNi rOhiNi celebrated as periya perumAL’s, namperumAL’s thirunakshathram? –

16. Is mahAlakshmi always with bhagavAn in vyUha form in ksheera sAgaram? –

17. Is panguni uthram the day when pirAtti appeared during samudhra madhanam? –

18. Why are some AchAryas referred to as SrImathE and some as SrI and SrImAn?

19. Is thAyAr (SrI mahAlakshmi) jIvAthma svarUpa or part of paramAthma svarUpa?

20. Where are maNavALa mAmunigaL’s reforms in SrIrangam and other dhivyadhESams documented?

21. What are to be recited on a daily basis from the works of maNavALa mAmunigaL?

22. mAmunigaL mentioning about pApams in yathirAja vimSathi is in context of himself or others?

23. Are piLLai lOkAchAryar and piLLai lOkam jIyar two distinct Acharyas?

24. Why are many of our AchAryas not inlcuded in guruparamparA which we chant everyday?

25. In temples, why is perumAL wearing Urdhva puNdram (thirumaN and SrIchUrNam)?

26. Please explain the term poyyillAdha maNavALa mAmunigaL?

27. After maNavALa mAmunigaL, why we didn’t have any AchArya who can lead our sampradhAyam?

28. While saluting why is ‘jIyar thiruvadigalE SaraNam’ said twice? –

29. Please explain how maNavALa mAmunigaL got that name.

30. Why do we we prefix SrIman/SrImathE/SrImadh/SrI for our AchAryas but not for bhagavAn?

31. nAthamunigaL practiced yOga which is contrary to the principle of prapaththi. Please explain

32. What is the difference between periyAzhwAr and rest of the AzhwArs?Why is he glorified more?

33. Being avathAra of rAmAnuja, how is it possible for mAmunigaL to ask rAmAnuja to liberate him–Me8?feature=shared

34. Why SrI rAmAnuja’s divine feet is called with different names in different dhivyadhESams?

35. SrI rAmAnujAchArya’s wife followed sAmAnya instead of viSesha dharma, how adiyArs see this?

36. Is there a reason why maNavALa mAmunigaL ordered his Sishyas to have a small deity of him?

37. Is there a reason why perumAL comes as a small boy for submitting thaniyan to mAmunigaL?

38. piLLai lOkAchAryar touched insects before ascending to paramapadham. Is it for their mOksham?

39. Is there an alternative to prapaththi called udaiyavar’s abhimAnam as told by nadAdhUr ammAL?

40. When there was danger to periyaperumAL, periyanambi did temple pradhakshiNam. Please explain

41. parASara bhattar rejects king’s offer saying even if perumAL’s hand position changes.Explain

42. Does bhagavAn give up uplifting jIvAthmAs? Why is mercy of AzhwArs/AchAryas glorified more?

43. Who is an AchArya/guru and what are his qualifications?

44. Please explain the process of how vishwaksEna became AchArya to all AzhwArs?

45. It is said that AzhwArs are also jIvAthmAs. Please explain.

46. maNavALa mAmunigaL used to chant dhvayam and think of thiruvAymozhi meanings. Explain.

47. Explain the nature of a true AchArya and how a Sishya thinks about such AchArya.

48. Why our pUrvAchAryas followed path of prapaththi only and not karma/gyAna/bhakthi yOgas?

49. Why our pUrvAchAryas followed path of prapaththi only and not karma/gyAna/bhakthi yOgas?

50 Some claim that chaithanya mahAprabhu is incarnation of Lord Krishna. Please explain.

51. parAnkuSa nAyaki’s love towards bhagavAn is compared to fish in mathsyAvathAram. Explain.

52. AzhwAr lamented that he don’t belong to samsAram. Why bhagavAn placed him in such condition?

53. AzhwAr accuses bhagav saying that jIvAthmA’s sorrows/joys are because of him. Explain.

54. AzhwAr in his thiruvAimozhi, exper mood swings several times. Kindly explain.

55. AzhwAr highlighted vAmana avathAram extensively in many of his pAsurams. Kindly explain.

56. As per our pUrvAchAryas and SA, how to accept prasAdham?

57. its not easy to follow standard of li of our pUrvAchAryas in present times. Is it true?

58.  AzhwArs in their pAsurams spoken about SrIrAma destroying the bridge. Please explain.

59. How to chant guruparamparA/dhvayam along with arthAnusandhanam?

60. kAnchI P B aNNangarAchAryar swAmi once said “solla mAttEn adiyEn”. Please explain.

61. Kindly explain about of gandhappodi uthsavam during emperumAnAr’s puRappAdu.

62. Any temple, if AzhwArs and AchAryas are not present, is it incomplete?