108 Divya Desams – The 108 powerful Sri Vishnu Temples

Hari Om A Divya Desam or Vaishnava Divya Desam is one of the 108 Vishnu temples that are mentioned in the works of the Alvars (saints).  Alvars and Divyaprabhanda The word azhwar in Tamil, means one who immerses oneself into the ocean of the countless attributes of god.  Azhwars are considered the twelve supreme devotees of Vishnu, who were instrumental in popularising  Vaishnavism during the 5th-8th centuries AD.  The … Continue reading 108 Divya Desams – The 108 powerful Sri Vishnu Temples

Self Manifested Ashtakshara Vishnu Temples

Hari Om One should visit in his/her lifetime the eight powerful temples of Lord Vishnu representing the energies of the eight letters of ‘Om Namo Narayana’, at: 1. Sri Venkateswara Samy (Sri Balaji) Temple Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh 2. Sri Ranganatha Samy Temple, Srirangam, Tamilnadu 3. Sri Bhoovaragaswamy Temple,Sri Mushnam, Tamilnadu 4. Sri Vanamamalai Perumal, Nanguneri, … Continue reading Self Manifested Ashtakshara Vishnu Temples