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Wikimedia Commons has media related to Basava. Follow Blog via Email Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. But Purandara must have see other flautists around his time AD — AD producing such sounds on their flutes, and this of course, he has attributed to Krishna. The rich will make temples for Shiva, What shall I, a poor man do? Basava established, in 12th-century, Anubhava Mantapaa hall for gathering and discussion of spiritual ideas by any vachanz of the society from both genders, where vahcana devotees of Shiva shared their achievements and spiritual poems in the local language.

Speaking of Siva -neelanjana. Towards the end of the 20th century, Michael estimates, one vzchana of the population of the state of Karnataka, or about 10 million people, were Lingayat Hindus, or of the tradition championed by Basava. Now do you see why I said this technique could not be all that new?

Guru Basava Selected Vachanas

Basaveshwara is undoubtedly one of the pioneer’s of Indian Democracy. The king also married Basava’s sister named Padmavati. The evidence from these three compositions also shows that the rAga kalyANi, was adopted by composers like Purandara Dasaalthough the text writers continued to shoo it away because of its foreign origins, and kept saying that the rAga is not fit for compositions for another two centuries!

There is pretty little information available on how many of his compositions were sung. Listen, O lord of the meeting rivers, things standing shall fall, but the moving ever shall stay.


He is also known as Bhaktibhandari literally, the treasurer of devotion[11] Basavanna elder brother Basava or Basaveswara Lord Basava. Methodist Hymn Book offline. He championed the use of vernacular language, Kannadain all spiritual discussions so that translation and interpretation by the elite is unnecessary, and everyone can understand the spiritual ideas.

Basava – Wikipedia

Purandara dasa is said to have composed hundreds of thousands of compositions. Krishna is described by Purandara as playing his flue this way. First lets see what he says in one of the stanzas of tutturu toorendu: Wide Screen Layout, to read entire lyrics at a glance.

The Basava Purana, in Chapter 1, presents a series of impassioned debates between Basava and his father. These include various Vachana literally, “what is said” [1] such as basavann Shat-sthala-vachana discourses of the six stages of salvationKala-jnana-vachana forecasts of the futureMantra-gopyaGhatachakra-vachana and Raja-yoga-vachana.

Basava is credited with uniting basavajna spiritual trends during his era. This page was last edited on 6 Novemberat However, Basava championed devotional worship that rejected temple worship and rituals led by Brahmins, and replaced it with personalized direct worship of Shiva through practices such as individually worn icons and symbols like a small linga.

Easy Navigation About Vahana According to Velcheru Rao and Gene Roghair, [25] Basava calls the path of devotion as “beyond six systems of philosophy.

Background Wallpapertext and text area editor in setings 5. The title of this blog happens to be the opening line pallavi of one of his songs. Make my body the fretboard, Make my head resonator Vachaa my nerves into the strings Sing those thirtytwo rAgas Play intensely Oh the lord of kUDala sangama! This movement shared its roots in the ongoing Tamil Bhakti movementvachanna the Shaiva Nayanars traditions, over the 7th- to 11th-century.


He created a model Parliament called the “Anubhava Mantapa,” which not only gave equal proportion to men and women, but also had representatives from different socioeconomic backgrounds. The set of 32 rAgas was not a static list, and over the centuries, new rAgas gained popularity, and some went outdated. Jan Peter Schouten states that Virashaivismthe movement championed by Basava, tends towards monotheism with Shiva as the godhead, but with a strong awareness of the unity of the Ultimate Reality.

But this song is also significant in other ways. Malahari So, the internal evidence from these compositions is giving a list of 31 rAgas probably out of the legendary 32 — this is but my speculation that were in vogue in the 15thth centuries.

Basava grew up in a Brahmin family with a tradition of Shaivism. The lord of the meeting rivers, self-born, one with himself, he alone is the true god. Jessica Frazier et al. Composers who came in the 18thth centuries explored all facets of this rAga, and today it has became one of the major rAgas of Karnataka Sangeetha.

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Kalyani has passed the test of time. Ben Eastaugh and Chris Sternal-Johnson. Other hagiographic works include the 15th-century Mala Basava-raja-charitre and the 17th-century Vrishabhendra Vijayaboth in Kannada. The carvings of the model Parliament can be found across many temples in south India. It follows the path of liberation.