dhyana mulem guror moorthi
pooja mulem guropathem
manthra mulem guror vakyem
moksha mulem guro kripa
The root of meditation is the Guru’s form.
The root of worship is the Guru’s feet.
The root of mantra is the Guru’s word.
The root of liberation is the Guru’s grace.
vypthem yena characharam
thathpathem dershithem yena
thasmy sree guru va nama
Salutations to the Guru,
by whose grace the One Infinite Reality
that pervades all of manifestation is revealed.
chakshru oonmilidhem yena
thasmayy sree guru ve namaha
Not having knowledge is like cateract.
Knowledge is like the ‘kajal’
Guru is that doctor who gives that kajal
gurur brahma gurur vishnu
gurur devo maheshwra
guru sakshath para brahma
thasmy sree guru ve namaha
Guru is that which dispels the darkness
Guru is Brahma the Creator.
Guru is Vishnu the Preserver.
Guru is Shiva the Transformer.
Guru is the Supreme Being manifest in human form.
To that Supreme Divine Teacher,
I offer my heartfelt salutations,
reverence and endless gratitude.
nithaye sarva vidhyanaam
dhakshina murthaye namaha
1. Tiruvali Dhaayam Near Padi.
2. Govindam Padi near Kancheepuram.
3. Thakolam Near Arakonam
4. Ilambayam Kottor Dakshinamoorthy with 'Chinmudra' (40kms from Poonamallee)
6. Then Thittai near Thanjavur
The god of Dhakshinamorthy was worshipped in the four types of idols in all the sivan temples in southside outer wall of the "garbagraham"
1.Dhakshinamoorthy - Many temples specially in Aalangudi
2.yoga Dhakshinamoorthy - Thirukkurukkai temple
3.Veena Dhakshinamoorthy - Thippoonthuruthy
4.Boga Dhakshinamoorthy - Suruttapalli