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Cherished Memories
Cherished Memories
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Publisher's Note

The glory of 'Temple Worship' is that it accommodates the various moods of the devotees. The main deity (moola murti) represents the 'Still' nature of the Lord while the processional deity during festivals (utsava murti) represents the 'Action' (Shakti) aspect.

For the devotees of Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi, the main deity is "Sri Ramaneswara Mahalingam" enshrined on the southern slope of Arunachala Hill in Sri Ramanasramam. This 'Moola Murti' is the beacon light for those who want to escape the ocean called 'samsara'. Those who have Darshan of Sri Ramaneswara Mahalingam are fortunate indeed.

The main deity beckons devotees to the inner sanctum to bless them. The 'Utsava Murti' seeks out devotees and blesses them at their door-step. The vast literature on and by Sri Ramana Maharshi, truly represent this aspect. Ramana literature has spread to all corners of the world, bestowing His Grace and destroying the ego of the devotees.

One of the rare souls living in our midst is Smt. Kanakammal, who basked in the gracious presence of Sri Ramana Maharshi. It is fortunate that she is narrating her personal spiritual experiences even now to earnest seekers. Her self-discipline and spiritual memories are soaked in the devotion of Sri Bhagavan. For long years she remained a light within the bushel and now at the earnest request of devotees she has come forward to share her spiritual wealth in the form of her commentaries (in Tamil) for 'The Collected Works of Sri Ramana Maharshi' as also her reminiscences.

How are we to repay our debt to Sri Bhagavan's devotees of yore for the priceless treasures they have shared with us? There is only one-way i.e., to follow the path of "Self Enquiry", the royal path as shown by Sri Bhagavan. This 'Cherished Memories of Smt. Kanakammal' is also an aid to that Supreme path of 'Self Knowledge'. To aid us in this path I beseech the grace of Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi.

Back of the Book

Srimathi T. R. Kanakammal who belongs to the older generation of devotees is a well-known personality. The intensity of her devotion may be gauged from the fact that she is living in close proximity to the Ashram since decades.

Here Kanakammal narrates a series of episodes centred on Sri Bhagavan. This is in addition to her general account of Arunachala and its greatness as well as a good explanation bringing out the speciality of Sri Bhagavan's personality and teachings.

Kanakammal's presence in Sri Bhagavan's hall when the events took place coupled with her association with eminent devotees like Muruganar whose reminiscences are so valuable, lends charm to her writing. Her sound knowledge of Tamil and Telugu strengthens the authenticity of her account

Since Sri Bhagavan never adopted a pontifical attitude, it was left to devotees to record with care his utterances as well as actions (which had a deep significance). The author has played this role well. Through a study of this book devotees and seekers will also get a clear picture of life at the Ashram.

CONTENTS
Publisher's Noteiii
Prefacev
The Genesis of the Bookix
1The Greatness of Arunachala1
2Arunachala and the Sage of Arunachala12
3Arunachaleswara Temple20
4Bhagavan Sri Ramana?29
5Who is Ramana?33
6Sri Ramana Sannidhi Murai40
7Composition of Ramana Puranam43
8Ramakrishna Lyer47
9Do not touch those Seeds50
10My longing to stay at Sri Ramanasramam53
11My permanent Stay in Tiruvannamalai58
12Initiation through Look64
13Cashewnuts66
14The Telegram70
15Get up Get up73
16The Triad74
17It is all the Same76
18The Sage of Kanchi78
19Pilgrimage to Badrinath80
20Heart may rule the Mind84
21Self is Everywhere87
22Bhagavan's Wit88
23The Stone God90
24Nayana and Namam92
25Mind your own Business94
26Anandammal95
27For Whom are the Rules?101
28Worship the god with Incense103
29Just a Peepul Tree105
30Enough of this Chanting of the Fan107
31Why waste the Flowers110
32Sarvam Vasudevamayam Jagat111
33Look here is a Bald Head114
34The Peacock and the Kolam (Design)116
35Realisation through Music?120
36Sri Muruganar121
37The Master who devours Everything130
38Avvaiyar's poetic Skill132
39Avial and Adiammal134
40Ramanantham136
41Saraswati Puja138
42The Unskilled Artisan140
43Bhagavan and the Poet142
44Muruga-Mayavan148
45Farewell to Rituals152
46Bhagavan's Grace154
47Liberation to Puja156
48An ideal Home Life158
49The Lizard Devotion160
50Seize the Opportunity161
51Massage that Pillar165
52Rishabha Vahanam168
53Why leave Madurai at all?171
54Varanasi Subbulakshmi Ammal172
55Singular Taste174
56Life is Governed by Prarabdha176
57The white Peacock179
58The Self unaware of the Body183
59Bhagavan in Kitchen185
60Vivekananda, I Presume188
61The Golden Parrot191
62What can You do About this?192
63The marauding Monkeys193
64God alone exists197
65The Brinjal Stalks198
66Absolute Perfection201
67Nammalvar203
68Swami Pranavananda207

Cherished Memories

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2002
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Publisher's Note

The glory of 'Temple Worship' is that it accommodates the various moods of the devotees. The main deity (moola murti) represents the 'Still' nature of the Lord while the processional deity during festivals (utsava murti) represents the 'Action' (Shakti) aspect.

For the devotees of Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi, the main deity is "Sri Ramaneswara Mahalingam" enshrined on the southern slope of Arunachala Hill in Sri Ramanasramam. This 'Moola Murti' is the beacon light for those who want to escape the ocean called 'samsara'. Those who have Darshan of Sri Ramaneswara Mahalingam are fortunate indeed.

The main deity beckons devotees to the inner sanctum to bless them. The 'Utsava Murti' seeks out devotees and blesses them at their door-step. The vast literature on and by Sri Ramana Maharshi, truly represent this aspect. Ramana literature has spread to all corners of the world, bestowing His Grace and destroying the ego of the devotees.

One of the rare souls living in our midst is Smt. Kanakammal, who basked in the gracious presence of Sri Ramana Maharshi. It is fortunate that she is narrating her personal spiritual experiences even now to earnest seekers. Her self-discipline and spiritual memories are soaked in the devotion of Sri Bhagavan. For long years she remained a light within the bushel and now at the earnest request of devotees she has come forward to share her spiritual wealth in the form of her commentaries (in Tamil) for 'The Collected Works of Sri Ramana Maharshi' as also her reminiscences.

How are we to repay our debt to Sri Bhagavan's devotees of yore for the priceless treasures they have shared with us? There is only one-way i.e., to follow the path of "Self Enquiry", the royal path as shown by Sri Bhagavan. This 'Cherished Memories of Smt. Kanakammal' is also an aid to that Supreme path of 'Self Knowledge'. To aid us in this path I beseech the grace of Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi.

Back of the Book

Srimathi T. R. Kanakammal who belongs to the older generation of devotees is a well-known personality. The intensity of her devotion may be gauged from the fact that she is living in close proximity to the Ashram since decades.

Here Kanakammal narrates a series of episodes centred on Sri Bhagavan. This is in addition to her general account of Arunachala and its greatness as well as a good explanation bringing out the speciality of Sri Bhagavan's personality and teachings.

Kanakammal's presence in Sri Bhagavan's hall when the events took place coupled with her association with eminent devotees like Muruganar whose reminiscences are so valuable, lends charm to her writing. Her sound knowledge of Tamil and Telugu strengthens the authenticity of her account

Since Sri Bhagavan never adopted a pontifical attitude, it was left to devotees to record with care his utterances as well as actions (which had a deep significance). The author has played this role well. Through a study of this book devotees and seekers will also get a clear picture of life at the Ashram.

CONTENTS
Publisher's Noteiii
Prefacev
The Genesis of the Bookix
1The Greatness of Arunachala1
2Arunachala and the Sage of Arunachala12
3Arunachaleswara Temple20
4Bhagavan Sri Ramana?29
5Who is Ramana?33
6Sri Ramana Sannidhi Murai40
7Composition of Ramana Puranam43
8Ramakrishna Lyer47
9Do not touch those Seeds50
10My longing to stay at Sri Ramanasramam53
11My permanent Stay in Tiruvannamalai58
12Initiation through Look64
13Cashewnuts66
14The Telegram70
15Get up Get up73
16The Triad74
17It is all the Same76
18The Sage of Kanchi78
19Pilgrimage to Badrinath80
20Heart may rule the Mind84
21Self is Everywhere87
22Bhagavan's Wit88
23The Stone God90
24Nayana and Namam92
25Mind your own Business94
26Anandammal95
27For Whom are the Rules?101
28Worship the god with Incense103
29Just a Peepul Tree105
30Enough of this Chanting of the Fan107
31Why waste the Flowers110
32Sarvam Vasudevamayam Jagat111
33Look here is a Bald Head114
34The Peacock and the Kolam (Design)116
35Realisation through Music?120
36Sri Muruganar121
37The Master who devours Everything130
38Avvaiyar's poetic Skill132
39Avial and Adiammal134
40Ramanantham136
41Saraswati Puja138
42The Unskilled Artisan140
43Bhagavan and the Poet142
44Muruga-Mayavan148
45Farewell to Rituals152
46Bhagavan's Grace154
47Liberation to Puja156
48An ideal Home Life158
49The Lizard Devotion160
50Seize the Opportunity161
51Massage that Pillar165
52Rishabha Vahanam168
53Why leave Madurai at all?171
54Varanasi Subbulakshmi Ammal172
55Singular Taste174
56Life is Governed by Prarabdha176
57The white Peacock179
58The Self unaware of the Body183
59Bhagavan in Kitchen185
60Vivekananda, I Presume188
61The Golden Parrot191
62What can You do About this?192
63The marauding Monkeys193
64God alone exists197
65The Brinjal Stalks198
66Absolute Perfection201
67Nammalvar203
68Swami Pranavananda207
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