AGASTYA MUNI

  • By Dr MRITYUNJAYA ATHREYA
  • September 3 2020
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Agastya Muni is considered to be the bridge between North and South India.

 

Article tells you about the many festivals during these months, festivals across India. Born in the north he settled in the south. He is referred to in the Valmiki Ramayana, is a link between Sanskrit and Tamil literature and is considered to be the founder of the Siddha tradition (is like Ayurveda). The Lalita Sahasranama was composed by Agastya.

 

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This article was first published in the September 2016 issue of Tattvaloka, the Splendour of Truth. Tattvaloka is published under the aegis of the illustrious 9th century Sringeri Sri Sharada Peetham, and the Jagadguru Sri Sankaracharya of Sringeri. This article is courtesy and copyright Tattvaloka (http://www.tattvaloka.com/) You can subscribe online at http://www.tattvaloka.com/buy-online . Cost is Rs 496/ for one year (12 monthly issues) print, Rs 1,390 for three years, Rs 11,900 for Lifetime subscription.

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