TENGALAI


TENGALAI
   followers of RAMANUJA who emphasized his teachings about divine GRACE, known as the "Cat-principle" and adhered to non-VEDIC SCRIPTURES known as the Prambandham or collected poems of the lvrs. The greatest SAINT of the SECT is Varavara Muni who is regarded as an AVATAR of Ramunuja.

Concise dictionary of Religion. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • List of Indian castes — A list of Indian castes:*Aiyar *Adi Dravida **Mala **Madiga *Adi Dravida **Arunthathiyar **Chakkili **Paraiah **Pallas *Adi Karnataka *Ancient Kshatriya Tribes *Ahirs | Abhiras **Dhangar *Dhobi **Saini **Kamboj | Kambojas | Kamboh ( Descendants… …   Wikipedia

  • Vishishtadvaita — Vishistâdvaita Religions Védisme Brahmanisme Hindouisme Ajîvika Jaïnisme …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Vishistadvaita — Vishistâdvaita Religions Védisme Brahmanisme Hindouisme Ajîvika Jaïnisme …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Vishistâdvaita — Vishistādvaita ou Viśiṣṭādvaita[1] (du Sanskrit vishistā excellence, prééminence et advaita non dualiste) désigne traditionnellement l une des trois principales écoles du Vedānta, fondée par Rāmānuja. Sommaire 1 Histoire 2 Doctrine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Visishtadvaitam — Vishistâdvaita Religions Védisme Brahmanisme Hindouisme Ajîvika Jaïnisme …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Vedāntadeśika — ▪ Indian religious leader also called Veṅkaṭanātha born 1268, Tuppule, near Kānchipuram, Vijayanagar, India died 1370, Srīrangam       leading theologian of the Viśiṣṭādvaita (Qualified Nondualism) school of philosophy and founder of the… …   Universalium

  • Paduka — Elaborate paduka with high heel was part of a bride s trousseau. [1] Paduka is the name of India s oldest, most quintessential footwear. It is little more than a sole with a post and knob, which is engaged between the big and second toe.[2] …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.