Thursday, April 18, 2024

Devotees of Pamban Swamigal need ward at RGGGH named after him


Devotees of Pamban Swamigal chanting Shanmuga Kavacham close to the particles of the block in Rajiv Gandhi Authorities Basic Hospital to mark the one centesimal yr of the Saint having a imaginative and prescient of Lord Muruga when he was admitted within the hospital.
| Photograph Credit score: JOTHI RAMALINGAM B

For the previous a number of many years, the month of Margazhi has been a particular one for devotees of Pamban Swamigal. It was on the Pradhamai day (day after Amavasya) in the course of the waxing of the moon that the Saint had a imaginative and prescient of Lord Muruga. 

Pragatheeswaran, a devotee, stated yearly on that day they visited the Rajiv Gandhi Authorities Basic Hospital the place the Saint had been admitted for remedy for a fracture.

“On December 12, 1923 a horse cart had hit him and brought on the damage. The medical doctors who examined him had stated that his leg must be amputated since he was too outdated for the bone to regenerate. However together with his devotees chanting Shanmuga Kavacham, he had a imaginative and prescient of the Lord on January 6, 1924 and his damage was healed,” he defined. 

To mark the day, the Swamigal whose samadhi is in a Mutt in Thiruvanmiyur, organised the Mayura Vahana Sevana for six years, which is being noticed in numerous temples even right this moment.

On Thursday, Pragatheeswaran was a part of a gaggle of devotees who visited the RGGGH to wish. Nevertheless, because the stone and film have been locked, they chanted the Shanmuga Kavacham close to the rubble of the constructing through which the Swamigal had been housed throughout his keep. 

“We would like the Chief Minister M. Okay. Stalin to call a ward after the Swamigal and likewise construct a prayer room that can be utilized by folks of all religions in his title. The Swamigal didn’t differentiate between religions. He solely stated religions have been like rivers, all operating to the identical ocean,” stated Valli, a devotee. 

Minister for Hindu Non secular and Charitable Endowments P. Okay. Sekarbabu, who visited the Pamban Swami Mutt, which is beneath the purview of the division, launched a e-book to mark the event. 

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