1585th Aradhanai of Sri Muka Sankarendra Saraswathi (Mooka Kavi)

1585th Aradhanai of Sri Muka Sankarendra Saraswathi (Mooka Kavi)

MOOKA PANCHASATI PARAYANAM on the auspicious occasion of 1585th Aradhanai of Sri Muka Sankarendra Saraswathi (Mooka Kavi) His Holiness was born with the Purvashrama name of Sankara to the erudite astronomer mathematician of Kanchipuram, Aataviira and his Dharmapatni Vidyavathi. He was born congenitally speech and hearing impaired and dedicated his life performing various chores in the Kamakshi temple at Kanchipuram. On one such night, as the legend goes, Sankara was accidentally left locked in the temple. Goddess Kamakshi, who strolls around the temple, attending to the needs of her children every night, showers…continue reading →