Sri Mahaperiavaa (Sage of Kanchi) on Mahalaya crow feeding

Once a devotee asked Mahaswamigal why do we keep food for crows during mahalayam ? Are our ancestors taking forms of crows? Why do they come as this low bird? Why not a high standard bird? With a gentle smile Mahaswamigal answered, we call crow kaka in Tamil. Do we address any other creature by … Continue reading Sri Mahaperiavaa (Sage of Kanchi) on Mahalaya crow feeding