Ammaiye Appa

Thiruvasagam

  • Genre: tirumurai Deity: Siva
  • Artists: Rajkumar Manickam
  • Transliteration

    Ammaiye appa oppila maniyey
    Anbinil vilaindha aaramudhe
    Poymaiye Perukkip Pol.udhinaich churukkum
    Pul.iththalaip Pulaiyaneyn thanakkuch
    Chemmaiye aaya chivabadham aliththa
    Celvame unaich chikkenap pidiththen
    Engel.un tharuluva thiniye

    Photo of  Gurudeva
    In the home, the mother is likened to the Shakti Deity. She is the power, the very soul of the home. None other. So, she has to be there. She has to be treated sensitively and kindly, and with respect.
    —Gurudeva