- Pooja Activities
Thou shalt chant the Holy Name of Agathiya Rishi the great. He shalt bestow the Siddhis Eight and
Nine crore (90 Million) human beings got their sins absolved, became virtuous and attained deathless grand life forever immortality and became Gnanis only after worshipping the Holy Feet of Agathiar, the Chief of nine crore Sages who has the title of 'Gurumuni and Kumbamuni', (Agatya Muni is known as Kumbha Muni as he was born from the Kundalini. He is also called Gurumuni, meaning preceptor (Guru) saint (Muni). If we sit on a white cloth on level ground, lighting a lamp with gingelly oil or ghee, and fragrant incense stick and perform mantra pooja hy chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' for thirty minutes in the morning and evening daily and if possible at 12 midnight, we too can attain long and disease free life. There will he peace in the family. We shall beget noble children. Further, profession, agriculture, job and business will prosper with inereased wealth. We shall invoke by chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' that wisdom shall dawn on us with relevant knowledge and the maturity of discrimination.
We shall invoke by chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' to be blessed so that we shall not harm any living beings, not eat meat and to profess vegetarianism. We shall invoke by chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' to be blessed with the maturity to move with love and affection with our mother, father, brothers, sisters, relatives and friends. We shall invoke by ehanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' to be blessed us to be free from the evil habits of alchoholism, non-vegetarian food and gambling.
We shall invoke by chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' to be blessed with the maturity to be not envious of others' progress.
We shall invoke by chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' to be blessed with the maturity to make others feel that we are not avaricious.
We shall invoke by chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' to be blessed with the habit of speaking pleasantly with others without hurting their feelings.
We shall invoke by chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' to be blessed with the maindset not to take revenge on our offenders accepting the same as our fate or result of our sins.
We shall invoke by chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' to be blessed with the maindset of not to have the weakness of getting angry without knowing the fact.
We shall invoke by chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' to be blessed not to be suspicious which may spoil friendship, mental peace and make us realize that suspicion may bring us grave sins.
We shall invoke by chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' for Him to bless us and pray to make us realize that worship of his lotus feet daily that He shall be with us both internally and externally to make us discriminate the Evils and Virtues and bless us not to forget to worship daily.
We shall invoke by chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' for Him to bless us to identify the Maya as the sole causes for the repeated births and give us the means and strength to win.
We shall invoke by chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' for Him to bless us to get rid of the countless births to be absolved of all the sins and to embrace and follow the birthless movement of Sanmarga.
We shall invoke by chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' for Him to bless us with charitable disposition to feed the hungry and the poor and give us such an opportunity to feed. We have understood by Your Grace that the day we got the thought of removing hunger of the poor, we shall get elevated in our spiritual status.
We shall invoke by chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' that countless sinners have attained the status of Sages only by worshipping Your Holy Feet. The whole world knows that I am a sinner. Yet, it is Your duty to save sinners like me and shower Your blessings on people like me. Therefore, I pray trusting Your Holy Feet. "Agatheesvara! Aeeept me and rain Your grace on me."
We shall invoke by chanting 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' for Him to bless us to have the motto to feed and host atleast two persons in a month.
We are aware that the moment we pronounce 'Om! Agatheesaya Namah' nine crore Sages who are Your disciples will bless us. We are moving about in majesty because no harm will approaeh us as we worship Your Holy Feet. Therefore, Thou shalt behold me by saying 'Fear not! Fear not!' "Hail Thine Holy Feet! victorious be Sanmargam ! ! "
Worship is always a question. Who to worhip? How to worship? In this kaliyug there are plenty of castes and religion wherein each one says their belief is true a strong. Which God is strong? Who is true God? Whom to Worship? is always an ambiguous question. Gurunathar Thavathiru Arumuga Arangamahadesiga Swamigal has portrayed saints and gnanis who had attained immortal life and attained enlignment as true God. Gurunathar always insists on worshiping immortal saints rather than worshiping died heros among human beings. Moreover, Gurunathar also adds on saying 'who ever you believe you continue but take care that you are not slaughtering any other living being in the name of worship'. Godess nature is so motherly that she gives birth to living beings, grows these living beings by giving them food and shelter, helps these living beings to evolve by reproduction, and the same Godess Nature kills them in the form of death. This is a fact that no human can escape once born everyone must die. Gnanis and Saints who attained immortal life followed the paths of Adhi Guru Lord Murugaperuman the Actual Hero Who realized how win this Nature and escape death. All the saints unvieled by Gurunathar have come from unbroken lineage, starting from Lord Murugaperumaan. According to Hishighness Gurunathar's words lighiting a Gingely oil or Ghee lamp, sitting in front of the lamp in the pressence of france of agarbathi and worshiping the saints through their name hailings and submiting our requests may be an initial stage of worship.
Thiruvilakku poojai is organized in all the areas where our volunteers reside. The volunteers they themself take care of all the expenses that is needed to organize the poojai and food will be provided to all the devotees present for the pooja as prasatham. The base of the pooja is to Hail the holy names of the the 131 great saints and surrender some requests for the well being of the society and self in front of the pure fire from the lamp. It is believed that lord Murugaperumaan and the nine crore saints will appear in the jothi (flame) and shower their blessing to the devotees. The various benefits attained by the devotees who participated in this Thiruvilakku Pooja includes the following: