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Vasantha Kavithai on Ahobila Mutt pontiff by Poet Vaali

The renowned  poet Vaali  who has penned numerous songs for the tinsel world, has showcased his spiritual  leanings by authoring poems on the 45th Azhagiyasingar the 45th pontiff of  Ahobila Mutt who passed away recently.

Poet Vaali’s ‘Vasana Kavithai’ on the life and times of Sri Narayana Yatheendra Mahadesikan, the 45th Azhagiyasingar of Sri Ahobila Mutt   was released at a   glittering function  at the Music Academy here on Friday. Celebrities from diverse streams  participated and lauded Vali;s literary genius.

The  function,   began with singer Chinmayee’s rendition of some of  Vaali’s Vasana Kavithai. The book Srimad Azhagiyasingar-45th pontiff, brought out by Kumudham Publications, was released by former Attorney-General of India K Parasaran and the first copy was received by columnist S Gurumurthy.

Eulogizing  the poet’s literary efforts and reading out extracts from the book   Parasaran said that in the present kali yuga,  the only path to attaining salvation lay in regularly visiting temples or following in the achariyan’s footsteps.

Drawing a distinction between ‘old’ and ‘traditional’, Gurumurthy pointed out that it is the traditional spiritual and acharya traditions that would protect the country and help in maintaining peace.

Chairman  and MD   of Kumudam    Varadarajan   also received a copy of the book. 

Jun 11, 2013
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