LAST MOMENTS OF SREE NARAYANA GURUDEVAN
|LAST MOMENTS OF SREE NARAYANA GURUDEVAN|
|Kanni 5 is a pleasant day Swami felt comfortable and disciples are visited Gurudevan, Mambalam Vidyananda swamy was reading Yogavaristam, Jivanmuktiprakaranam and as per swami’s instruction others help him to sit in the position of Padmasana in his bed and Gurudevan told them to read Daivadasakam. Sreedarmatherthar swamy, Narasimhaswami, Sugunananda Swamikal, Mambalam vaidyanadha swamikal started to read Daivadasakam, last stanza of Daivadasakam swami was closed his eyes and entered to Mahasamadhi.|
“In the ocean of your Glory
Of Great profundity
Letus altogether, become sunk
To dwell therein everlastingly in happiness”
In 1928 September 20th Thursday Kanni 5, 1104 ME) time of 3:30 pm swami entered Mahasamadhi, and then the tiny rain drops fell to the earth as a symbol of shedding tears. Thousands of followers are come to Sivagiri with signing hearts and filled eyes.
|FUNERAL OF SREE NARAYANA GURUDEVAN|
|The news of Mahasamadhi was spread all over the places through newspapers and telegrams, the followers from all over Kerala and nearby states especially Tamilnadu and Karnataka are rushed to the spot with tears for the last darshan of their beloved Gurudevan, at that night Sivagiri was crowded with people from various parts, all of them are spending their time with prayers and fasting.|
Mahasamadhi’s photos are taken in Vaidyamadam after puja’s and aradana body was covered with flowers and brought to top part of Sivagiri hills, the pujas and karmas are started at 4 p.m on 21st September 1928. (Gurudevan showed his followers this place is suitable for Samadhi).