The Date of Periyalvar

Date of Periyalvar from Inscription

The Tamil month Margazhi (from mid December to mid January) is supposed to be sacred from all aspects. Lord Krishna says in the Bhagavad Gita that he is Margazhi among the twelve months.  On all the thirty days of this month, Tirupavai Pasurams will…

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13th Century Inscription @Srivilliputhur

13th Centuary Inscription – Srivilliputhur

Srivilliputhur is a temple town and the famous Vaishnava alwar saints, Periyalvar and Andal lived in this place. The Heritage Treasure shares an inscription from Srivilliputhur of 13th century CE mentions that gift of land was given as Tiruvidaiyattam (donation…

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