Perumal Rasu

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Perumal Rasu
Perumal Rasu in 2011.jpg
R. Perumal Rasu
Born (1931-11-19) November 19, 1931 (age 83)
Krishnagiri, Krishnagiri District, Tamil Nadu, India
Nationality Indian
Known for Painter, Poet, Writer, Martial Artist, Spiritual Master
Spouse(s) Mahalakshmi

Perumal Rasu. R (Tamil: இரா. பெருமாள் ராசு; born on 19 November 1931) is an Indian poet and a writer from Krishnagiri, Krishnagiri District, Tamil Nadu.

Perumal Rasu is also a painter, martial artist, and Spiritual master. His followers consider him a great soul (Sanskrit: Mahatma) and address him as Karumalai Siddhar (Tamil: கருமலை சித்தர், English: Saint of Krishnagiri). He is a devotee of Yogi Ramsuratkumar, popularly known as "Visiri samiyar" (Tamil: விசிறி சாமியார் ).

Notable works[edit]

  • Pranava Pravagam (Tamil: பிரணவப் பிரவாகம்)
  • Prapanja Kavidhaigal (Tamil: பிரபஞ்சக் கவிதைகள்)
  • Aanandha Paravasam (Tamil: ஆனந்த பரவசம்)
  • Gnana Thooral (Tamil: ஞானத் தூறல்)
  • Vidiyalai Thaedi (Tamil: விடியலைத் தேடி)
  • Koodal Sangamam (Tamil: கூடல் சங்கமம்)
  • Unnai Thaedu (Tamil: உன்னைத் தேடு)
  • Idho oru idhigaasam (Tamil: இதோ ஒரு இதிகாசம்)

His Maathiyosi (Tamil: மாத்தியோசி) was serialized in a popular regional weekly, Ananda Vikatan and won accolades. Owing to its huge popularity, the series was released as a book.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  • Parthasarathy, S. (2006). Amarakavyam, biography of Yogi Ramsuratkumar. Parthasarathy. 

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