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Cinema Newspapers Magazines Television Radio. Nandi Tantrism Jyotirlinga Shiva Temples. He has no death decay nor form no place or side no end nor birthmarks. Part of a series on Shaivism Deities. The Vachanas do have rhythm, though non-metrical. vavhanas

Vachana sahitya – Wikipedia

Kayakave Kailasa –work is worship — became the mantra. About 20, vachanas have been published. I love the Beautiful One with no bond nor fear no clan no land no landmarks.

The rich will make temples for Shiva. Govinda Pai Kuvempu D.

Vachanas contain the thought and experience of Vachanakaras who strived for God realization through their own vocations. Their Vachanas born out of their respective vocations are vzchanas of imagery and liveliness.

Vachana sahitya

Wikimedia Commons has media related to Vachana Sahitya. The similes she chose have great mass appeal because they are true to life.

Indian poetics Kannada literature Lingayatism. This page was last edited on 15 Decemberat These are readily intelligible prose texts.

Keep me at your men’s feet looking for nothing else, O lord of the meeting rivers. Views Read Edit View history. He advocated equal opportunity for women with men in all fields: Basaveshwara stood for equality for all and dreamt of a casteless society.

King- sage Basavanna a. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. In style, they are epigrammatical, parallelistic and allusive. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The revolutionary spirit and social awareness ushered in by Basavanna gave strong impetus to the composition of Vachanas attracting large numbers of devotees who belonged to different strata of society.


My legs are pillars, The body the shrine, The head a cupola of gold. All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from August Articles with unsourced statements from April Commons category link is on Wikidata. Retrieved from ” https: I love the Beautiful One with no bond nor fear no clan no land no landmarks So my lord, white as jasmine, is my husband.

Mrs Kannadz Kamat Last updated on: Do not reproduce without prior permission. Devara Dasimayya who lived in the mid 10th century is considered the first proponent of lingayatism. I love the Handsome One: Vachanas are aphoristic in form and rhythmic in style and words. Part of a series on. Cripple me, father, that I may not go here and there, Blind me, father, that I may not look at this and that, Deafen me, father, that I vzchanas not hear anything else.

The word vachanas literally means ” that which is said”. Karnataka University Dharwad has published collections of individual vachana poets.

Vachana sahitya is a form of rhythmic writing in Kannada see also Kannada poetry that evolved in the 11th century CE and flourished in the 12th century, as a part of the Sharana movement. He criticized all forms of social injustice, condemned vehemently several superstitions and animal sacrifice, and taught that the path of devotion was the best way for self-realization. What shall I, a poor man, do?


Guru Basava Selected Vachanas

Its style became immensely popular and has its own following till today. Akkamahadevi’s Vachanas has a lyrical quality and direct personal appeal with rare poetic elements.

More than Vachana writers Vachanakaras have been recorded and more than thirty vacjanas whom were women. Bendre Gopalakrishna Adiga K. As per record, this form exchange of experience of the realization of the God kxnnada group discussion has happened only in Karnataka by the sharanas mainly under the guidance of Basavanna the founder of Lingayth religion, Channa Basavanna Allama Prabhu and Siddarameshwar.

Listen, O lord of the meeting rivers, Kwnnada standing shall fall, But the moving ever shall stay. Vachana normally means spoken word or phrase. I love Him O mother. Wikisource has original text related to this article: Vachanas are brief paragraphs, and they end with one or the other local names under which Shiva is invoked or offered Pooja.

The government of Karnataka has published Samagra Vachana Samputa in 15 volumes. They dwell on the vanity of riches, the valuelessness of mere rites or book learning, the uncertainty of life and the spiritual privileges of Shiva Bhakta worshiper of kannasa Shiva.