GURU OF SRI NARAYANA GURU 1814--1909

THYCAUD AYYA SWAMIGAL 1814-1909 AND
SRI NARAYANA GURU 1856-1925

AYYAVU SWAMIKALThe Great Vellala Yogi Sivarajayogi Ayya Swami Thiruvadikal was the Guru of Sree Narayana Guru , Chattampi Swamikal and Ayyankal. He was the First and the Greatest social reformer of Kerala. He was a Yogi cum Family man Ayyaswamikal started "Panthbhojanam" in KeralaHe argued that any Yogi can install idols in temples, that inspired Sreenarayan Guru to install idols"Oru jathy, oru matham ,oru Daivom" is his teaching .Sreenarayan Guru popularized the sloganThe Thycaud Ayyaswami Trust & Temples are made in memory of this Great Guru of GuruHis original name was Subbarayan. He lived during the period of 1814-1909 His parents were Sri.Muthukumaran(Nakalapuram-TN) and Smty.Rugmini Ammal (Kollam)He was Manager of Thycaud ResidencyHis deciples were Chempazhanthy Nanu (Sree NarayanaGuru)Kollur Kunjan Pillai (Chattampi Swamikal )Swayam Prakasa Yogini Amma KollathammaAyyanKaliA.R.Raja Raja VarmaChithramezhuthu RaviVarmaAppavu VakilThottahil Raman KaniyarManakkattu BhavaniFernandez,PettaThakkala Peer MohammadVelutheri Kesavan VaidhyarMakkadi Labba etc.etc ( more than 50 )His works wereBrahmothara Khandom · Ulloor amarntha Guhan·Ramayanam Bala khandom ,· Ente Kasi yathraPazhani vybhavom, Hanuman pamalai Ramayanam pattu Ujjayani mahakali pancharatnamThiruvaroor murukan Kumarakovil murukanThe Doctrine he propagated"Intha ulakathile orae oru jathy than, Orae oru matham than,orae oru kadavul than"(" Oru jathy ,Oru matham, Oru Daivom" Malayalam translation by Sree Narayan Guru.)- References:1.Sivarajayogi Thycaud Ayyaswami Thuruvadikal