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. Read Basavannanavara Vachanagalu book reviews & author details and more at Basavannanavara Vachanagalu (Kannada) Paperback.

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Guru Basava Selected Vachanas

This fact has been attributed to the popularity of the movement. Basavaadi Sharana’s Vachanas are their experiences in the process of God realization.

The word vachanas literally means ” that which is said”. 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.

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More than Vachana writers Vachanakaras have been recorded and more than thirty of whom were women.

Kkannada ethnic groups List of people from Karnataka. Nandi Tantrism Jyotirlinga Shiva Temples. Basavanna was a 12th-century Hindu philosopher, statesman, Kannada poet in the Niraakaara Shiva-focussed Bhakti movement and a social reformer during the reign of the Kalachuri-dynasty king Bijjala I in Karnataka, India.


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They dwell on the vanity of vvachanagalu, the valuelessness of mere rites or book learning, the uncertainty of life and the spiritual privileges of Shiva Bhakta worshiper of lord Shiva. Philosophy quotes from the Worlds greatest Philosophers. Added more vachanas to the list for offline reading.

Vachana sahitya

Listen, O lord of the meeting rivers, Things standing shall fall, But the moving ever shall stay. In style, they are epigrammatical, parallelistic and allusive.

My legs are pillars, The body the shrine, The head a cupola of gold. To support Kannada vahanagalu as well as promote vachanas, we have released Basavanna Vachanas.

Karnataka University Dharwad has published collections of individual vachana poets. Indian poetics Kannada literature Vcahanagalu.

The rich will make temples for Shiva. Cinema Newspapers Magazines Television Radio. The government kanbada Karnataka has published Samagra Vachana Samputa in 15 volumes.

Devara Dasimayya who lived in the mid 10th century is considered the first proponent of lingayatism. We hope it not only does promote kannada but also teach us valuable lessons which we can use in daily life Read Basavanna Vachana in Kannada and share them via Whatsapp or any other option. Wikisource has original text related to this article: Basavanna spread social awareness through his poetry, popularly known as Vachanaas.


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A very popular novel which makes a very special place in your heart. Indian calendar with Panchang, Festivals, Holidays and Horoscope for Views Read Edit View history. The existing readings of the vachanas are mostly kannadq by the European understanding of the Indian traditions. Akka Mahadevi Kannada vachanagalu. Govinda Pai Kuvempu D. Account Options Sign in. Part of a series on Shaivism Deities.

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As per record, this form exchange of experience of the realization of the God in 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. Vachanas are brief paragraphs, and they end with one or the other local names under which Shiva is invoked or offered Pooja.

About 20, vachanas have been published.