Vidya Vachaspati Tirtharu

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शुकशास्त्र सुधांभोधि चरंतं हंसपुंगवं ।
विद्यावाचस्पतिं वंदे श्री कृष्णपदसंश्रितम्

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shukashaastra sudhaaMbhOdhi charaMtaM haMsapuMgavaM |
vidyaavaachaspatiM vaMdE shrI kRuShNapadasaMshritam |

Punyadina – Kartika Maasa shukla paksha dwaadashi

Sri Vidya Vachaspathi Tirtharu

  • Vrundavana at Sosale
  • Birth – 14.10.1923 @ Talakadu
  • Janma naama – Sri G N Jayatirthacharyaru
  • Father – Bhagavatha Saptaha Rathna Gumballi Narasimhamurthachar
  • Mother – Smt Lakshminarasamma
  • Balya Snehitaru – Sri Vidya Payonidhi Tirtharu (in his poorvashrama),          Sri S N Ramachandrachar (my father), etc.
  • Vidya Gurugalu – His father sri Narasimhamurthachar
  • Langauages known – Kannada, Sanskrit, English, Telugu, Tamil, Hindi
  • Awards Conferred on him  :-    Sakala Bhasha Prabhanjana, Purusha Saraswathi, Matatraya Bhashya Pravachana Bhaskara,  Vedashastra bhooshana, sakala shastra tatva ratna, sakala shastra pandita rathna, shata shaastra pandita ratna, sanchaari Granthalaya, soori soorya, Geetopanyaasa visharada, etc.

  • Those who have done the sanmana and given the awards include –
  • Mantralaya Sreepadaru, Palghat Vidvat Mandali, King of Kochin, Kanchi Kama koti Peeta, Mysore Maharaja, Tanjavooru Maharaja, tiruvankore Maharaja.  This is only a sample list.  There are more than 100 others apart from the list given.

  • He has done not less than 2000 Bhagavatha Saptaha at various places
  • He has done not less than 1000 Geetopanyaasa
  • He was an expert in Pravachana of “Tiruppaavai”, a Tamil Vyakhyana on Bhagavatha.

  • Even during his other Upanyaasas, he used to quote many narrations from Tiruppavai, that was his knowledge about Tamil grantha.

  • Ashrama Sweekara – 26.8.1997

  • Ashrama Gurugalu – Sri Vidya Payonidhi Tirtharu

    Successor – Sri Vidya Sreesha Tirtharu and Sri Vidya Vijaya Tirtharu

  • His contribution –  Sri Kaveri Vaibhavam  – see below

click for his stotras composed by him :

Kaveri Stotra in Kannada – click

Kaveri Stotra in Sanskrit – click

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