Brahmananda Swami Sivayogi profile and biography is given here. Brahmananda Swami Sivayogi was a social and religious reformer from. Brahmananda Swami Sivayogi was one of the foremost towering personalities, who activated the Renaissance movement in Kerala. The social-reform. other social renaissance leaders of Kerala, Brahmananda Swami Sivayogi. 1. C. Krishnankutty, Brahmananda Swami Sivayogi – A Social.

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On the contrary, Brahmananda Svami Sivayogi in his Anandadar’sa brhmananda to expose the hollowness and baselessness of the propagated theories on God. Not Logged In Login Now. Against the religions which accept a personal God, Sivayogi tries to enlighten people about the practical realities in life. For others, actions are of merits, demerits and mixed effects.

These four types of Samadhi are called Samprajnata 61 Rttfayofa because the mind remains fully conscious of its objects and their peculiarities in these states. One whose whole nature is surrendered to Tsvara has perfection of concentration. As a result of subjugating the Samana, there arises a radiance. Since death sivagogi inevitable to all, the immature mind is one’s greatest enemy which leads to sorrows here and the infinite pain of hell for ever.

This religion is to be cultivated through one’s own true experience. That all people are attached to ritualism. God is a single permanent entity and is to be treated alike for every human being.

In due course, there developed the form of worship with personified deities. Moreover, if a Hindu embraces Islamic religion, he becomes a Muslim. Heat and light are the qualities of the fire. The Brahmins, Ksatriyas, Vaisyas and ‘Sudras formed the savarna sect and the rest formed the avarna group. Fsvara pranidhana is the dedication of all one’s actions to the supreme preceptor, God. Please provide the following details to complete the signup process.


Ssami to Sivayogi, sometimes attractive sounds sviayogi be heard as those of the bell, the conch and the like.

These ideals had a remarkable influence upon him in exposing the futility of the evil social and religious customs prevalent then. One noteworthy feature of this culture is that even though other proselytizing religions tried to spread their own systems in India it had only a little impact on the Indian mind. A brief history of the life of Sivayogi and an observation through his works are necessary for understanding his transformation into a great philosopher.

The perceptual experience of every person justifies this aspect. Tulasi is a symbol of Visnu’s presence and protection in the house. The main purpose behind the introduction of the practice of idol worship was the cultivation of optimism towards life, by the total sivaylgi of one’s self to the unseen power through a visible medium.

Brahmananda Swami Sivayogi

The performance of sacrificial rituals for the deities concerned was considered brzhmananda be capable of giving man what he desired. Brahmaannda did not recognize any permanent substance. Ironically, in this way, the eternally satisfied God is pictured as a blood – thirsty, horrible, incompassionate giant, and not as the well – wisher of the world and the beings in it.

It is the perpetual focussing of the mind on the peculiar object that is to be cognized. In the Yogasutra, Patanjali defines him as ‘never related to the miseries, actions, effects and impressions. But the number of admission is limited to each class with reference t It does not believe in the existence of a Sivaylgi who is helpful in the attainment of salvation.


The constraint done upon the body as having a form, will end in attaining the power of indiscernibility of the Yogin’s body.

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The philosophy of Brahmananda Svami Sivayogi is a type of Rajayoga and it differs from Patanjali’s Rajayoga in certain respects. They persuaded the ‘Sudras to believe in the different kinds of worship such as Mrtyunjayahoma and Bhagavatiseva which were to be performed only by Brahmins for the welfare of the ‘Sudras.

The cultural Heritage of India. Blavatsky and Colonel H. Brahmananda Swami Sivayogi’s philosophy Anandadarsam can be considered to be one in the category of “Nastik class”.

Instead, he was a free thinking scientist who was searching for the truth. It held weekly meetings to preach the monotheistic dectrine of Hindu religion. For the fulfilment of this purpose, Swaji composed small poems in local prevalent tunes which were appealing to the public.

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Brahmananda Swami Sivayogi – A great social and religious reformer from Kerala

He was born into an aristocratic Nair family. Siavyogi Kandathiparambil Paapu Karuppan was born on 24 Sivayoyiat Cheranelloor, near Ernakulam into a lower middle class family of Dheevara fishermen community to Paapu locally known as Atho This at times, had created the extreme fundamentalist position among its adherents and they often found fault with other religions.

In the yearhe stopped teaching his disciples and devoted his full time for the cause of Rajayoga.