Periyava Discourses consolidated

Consolidated His many discourses conveniently in one place here. Have tried to provide keywords, context contained in each audio so that we can go directly to the links we are interested in. Will update this as and when new content is available.

1) Mahaperiyava Kural Audio CD release at Shankara Nethralaya on Jan 8th 2013

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qr7TPWHfOQ


2) Mahaperiyava singing Thevaram: Periyava Kural  CD 1 – Track7

Maasil Veenaiyum Maalai Madhiyamum
Veesu thendralum veengila veynilum
Moosu vandarai poygayum ponradhee
Eesan endhai inayadi neezhalee.

Translation:

The shelter under the parallel feet of the God, my boss, is like the nice melody of Veena (Musical Instrument), the early evening moon, pleasant breeze, the Spring, a pond where bees are in making sound.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xZ_OVGOA3_k


3) Devi Stuthi : Periyava Kural  CD 3 – Track 2

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3yTvMlHvVUg


4) Arudhra Darshanam — Part 1

Mahaperiyava singing Appayya Dikshithar’s composition “Moulau ganga shashAnkau!’

Moulau Ganga shashankau, kara caraNa talE shitalanga bhujangaha,
Vame bhaghe dayadra , himagiri tanaya candanam sarvagAtre,
Ittam shitam pabhutam, tava kanakasabha natha sodum kvashaktihi citte nirvida tapte, yadi bhavati na te nitya vaso madlyE.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NJQ65slz6lQ

5) Arudhra Darshanam — Part 2

Jyothir Lingams

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4peusd1P8xo  

6) Arudhra Darshanam — Part 3

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3S9m4wdygEQ


7) Song on Periyava: Parthukitte Irukka Thonuthu Part 1

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bO23Yf9_2ps


8) Song on Periyava: Parthukitte Irukka Thonuthu Part 2

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2979UkVuuRs

 
9) Deivathin Kural: Posted by Shankara TV on June 25th, 2012

Woes of Dowry

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Mu0rhX08Gs 


10) Deivathin Kural: Posted by Shankara TV on July 16th, 2012

Difficulties in life and how to deal with them.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rqT9yKm4RDo


11) Deivathin Kural: Posted by Shankara TV on July 17th, 2012

Vishnu Sahasranamam and Shiva Sahasranamam


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fs2RRvcq–k


12) Deivathin Kural: Posted by Shankara TV on July 18th, 2012

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qj8bV-hcohI 


13) Deivathin Kural: Posted by Shankara TV on July 23rd, 2012

Expounding on Adi Shankara’s Soundarya Lahari, stanza 69

Verse 69: Ambal’s three Rehkas on Her throat

gale rekhAs-tisro gati-gamaka-gItaika-nipuNe
vivAha-vyAnaddha-praguNa-guNa-sankhyA-pratibhuvaH /
virAjante nAnAvidha-madhura-rAgAkara-bhuvAM
trayANAM grAmANAM sthiti-niyama-sImAna iva te // 69 //


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kTCANsYcf3U


14) Deivathin Kural: Posted by Shankara TV on Aug 9th, 2012

Thiruppavai, Thiruvembavai

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_a9p1tNrCpw


15) Deivathin Kural: Posted by Shankara TV on Sep 6th, 2012

Dowry, Devi (Mooka pancha sati)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h5MvHolfpb0


16) Deivathin Kural: Posted by Shankara TV on Sep 28th, 2012

Manickavachagar

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=43d9BChHJKw


17) Mahaperiyava Speech — Vol 1

Avvaiyar, Pillaiyar, Vinayakar Agaval

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hNpjqj6aAek 

 

18) Mahaperiyava Speech — Vol 2

Pillaiyar, Lord Ganesh


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQ8mTbU84tU



19) Mahaperiyava Speech — Vol 3


Bhagavad Gita Chapter 18, Stanza 55

bhaktya mam abhijanati
yavan yas casmi tattvatah
tato mam tattvato jnatva
visate tad-anantaram

Meaning

bhaktya–by pure devotional service; mam–Me; abhijanati–one can know; yavan–as much as; yah ca asmi–as I am; tattvatah–in truth; tatah–thereafter; mam–Me; tattvatah–by truth; jnatva–knowing; visate–enters; tat-anantaram–thereafter.


Translation
 

One can understand the Supreme Personality as He is only by devotional service. And when one is in full consciousness of the Supreme Lord by such devotion, he can enter into the kingdom of God.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hf4YhthGcK0

20) Mahaperiyava Speech — Vol 4 Part 1

maya hy esha maya shrishta yan mam pashyasi narada
sarva-bhuta-gunair yuktam naiva tvam jnatum arhasiMeaning
O Narada! What you see of Me is just an appearance that I have
created. This form of Me, as endowed with the various gunas, is not
to be known as the Truth.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yPKKoi0y31o
 

21) Mahaperiyava Speech — Vol 4 Part 2


maya hyesha maya shrishta yan mam pashyasi narada

sarva-bhuta-gunair yuktam naiva tvam jnatum arhasi
continued from #20


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2r8w7TxSIM

22) Mahaperiyava Speech — Vol 6

Developing and sustaining children for Vaideega activities

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eOGxrSGk5ME


23) Mahaperiyava Speech — Vol 7


Developing and sustaining children for Vaideega activities — continued from above

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UOyA1ic2RTA


24) Mahaperiyava Speech — Vol 8

Woes of Dowry

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rr2lLGRf4gY  

 
25) Mahaperiyava Speech

The currency of Dharma is the only one we can take with us when we go to the other world.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y7Fqwzngy_s


26) Bhagavath Karunyam

Never complain about our diffculties for we do not know the sins we have committed in this and the previous lives. Just pray to Ambal by surrendering to Her.

http://www.mixcloud.com/mahesh/bhagavath-kaarunyam/

27) Story of Deepavali — Part 1

Upanayanam, Vaidheegam

http://www.mixcloud.com/mahesh/story-behind-deepawali-part-1/

 
28) Story of Deepavali — Part 2

http://www.mixcloud.com/mahesh/story-behind-deepawali-part-2/

 
29) Religion conversion

http://www.mixcloud.com/mahesh/periyava_ambal_dhyanam/

 
30) Basic Education for the young and the old!

http://www.mixcloud.com/mahesh/periyava_aadharakkalvi/

 
31) Dislike for another Language

http://www.mixcloud.com/mahesh/periyava_bhaasha_dwesham/

32) Sanskrit as National Language — continued from above # 31

http://www.mixcloud.com/mahesh/periyava_samskrutam/


33) Kaapalikan — Part 1 (from Adi Shankara’s time)

Adi Shankara’s teachings

http://www.mixcloud.com/mahesh/periyava_kaapaalikan/

34) Kaapalikan — Part 2 (from Adi Shankara’s time)

Adi Shankara’s teachings


http://www.mixcloud.com/mahesh/periyava_kaapaalikan2/

35) Padmapaadhar (Adi Shankara’s Sishya)

http://www.mixcloud.com/mahesh/periyava_padmapaadar/

36) Shaivam/Vaishanavam

http://www.mixcloud.com/mahesh/periyava_saivam_vaishnavam/

37) Thirukkural

http://www.mixcloud.com/mahesh/periyava_thirukkural/
  

38) Karthigai Deepam

http://www.mixcloud.com/mahesh/karthigai-deepam/

 
39) Sustenance of Vedas

http://www.mixcloud.com/mahesh/veda-revival/

40) Sivananda Lahari

Verse 61

ankOlaM nija bIja santatir-ayaskAntOpalaM sUcikA
sAdhvI naija vibhuM latA kshiti-ruhaM sindhuh-sarid-vallabham
prApnOtIha yathA tathA paSu-patEH pAdAravinda-dvayaM
cEtOvRttir-upEtya tishThati sadA sA bhaktir-iti-ucyatE 61

Meaning:

Like the real seed progeny reaches for the mother ankola tree, 
Like the iron needle reaches for the load stone.
Like the chaste woman reaches for her lord,
Like the tender creeper reaches for near by trees,
Like the river reaches for the sea,
If the spirit of the mind,
Reaches for the lotus feet of Pasupathi,
And stays there always,
Then that state is called devotion.

(Thanks to Shaivam.org for the above meaning)

He also speaks about Vedas, Upanayanam, Marriages here.


http://www.mixcloud.com/mahesh/sivananda-lahari-slokam/


41) Bodhendra Acharyal, Sridhar Ayyaval, Bhagavan Nama Mahimai

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Icw27sWicM0&feature=youtu.be

42) Kamakshi Kataksham, take care of old temples, then building new ones
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cz71x0_Pg-A&feature=youtu.be

Thanks to ton to Subbu for this audio on Bhagavan Nama importance and Kamakshi Kataksham.

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More will be added here.

11 thoughts on “Periyava Discourses consolidated

  1. Superb service in the cause of Maha Periyava! May His Blessings be always with you and spur you for more and more such Divine service! Jaya Jaya Shankara, Hara Hara Shankara!

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  2. Nameskaram, Thanks a million for the consolidation Sri Paracharya discourse Audio n Video to Periyava devotees. Like bring your attention that few of the links eg 10,11,12,13,014,15 and 37; are not available to listen / view. Any opportunity to revive these links. Hara Hara Sankara, Jaya Jaya Sankara.

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