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Muktinath , Saligramam is the only Divya Desam in Nepal. Divya Desams follow Thenkalai or Vadakalai modes of worship. In Divya desam, Divya means "premium" or "divine" and Desam indicates "place" temple.
The word azhwar in Tamil, means one who immerses oneself into the ocean of the countless attributes of god. Azhwars are considered the twelve supreme devotees of Vishnu , who were instrumental in popularising Vaishnavism during the 5th-8th centuries AD. The religious works of these saints in Tamil , songs of love and devotion, are compiled as Nalayira Divya Prabandham containing verses and the temples revered in their songs are classified as Divya desam.
As per tradition, the first three azhwars mudhal azhwargal , Poigai , Bhutha and Pey were said to be born out of divinity. According to tradition, Tirumazhisai was the son of a sage, Thondaradi , Mathurakavi , Peria and Andal were from brahmin community, Kulasekhara from Kshatria community, Namm was from a cultivator family, Tirupana from panar community and Tirumangai from kalvar community.
According to these texts, the saints were considered incarnations of some form of Vishnu. The songs of Prabandam are regularly sung in all the Vishnu temples of South India daily and also during festivals. In Hindu texts, these temples are often referred to as Bhooloka Vaikuntam , which in Sanskrit means Heaven on earth.
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List of 108 Divya Desam Temples in India, Sri Vishnu Temples, Maha Vishnu Temples
Muktinath , Saligramam is the only Divya Desam in Nepal. Divya Desams follow Thenkalai or Vadakalai modes of worship. In Divya desam, Divya means "premium" or "divine" and Desam indicates "place" temple. The word azhwar in Tamil, means one who immerses oneself into the ocean of the countless attributes of god. Azhwars are considered the twelve supreme devotees of Vishnu , who were instrumental in popularising Vaishnavism during the 5th-8th centuries AD.
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