ON GOD SUBRAMANIAN
ON GOD SUBRAMANIAN.
In the Deepika of the October, page 84 the Vedanta interpretation of God
is stated to be Atmagnana. The Siddhanta explanation of the God is as follows:-Prior to creation the souls lie in their
state, suffering from the effects of Mala – God’s love is then excited and He wills to save them and manifests Himself as Sadasivanyanar with Isana, Thathpuruda, Agora, Vamadeva and Sadryojata as His 5 faces or Saktis in thespiritual or Arupa plane. In addition to these 5, He has also His Arul Sakti who is the root of all these and is known as Vinayagar. By the power of the 5 saktis, the 5 Moorthis – Sadasiva,Maheswara, Rudra, Vishnu and Brahma perform each one of the 5 functions in the 4 material planes and the one between the material and spiritual planes. These 5 murthis and the ArulSakthi of God constitute Subramaniar. This is explained in the following lines of
In Kantharkalivenba, this is referred to as follows:-
The Asura or Rakshasa confining the souls is the Mala – Vanavar is the soul which isa Vibbu in its real state and is made Anu by the Rakashasa or Mala. St. Thirumular speaks of God having sent out Subramaniar to kill the Asura as follows:-
The 6 material planes where the souls, by Thapas gain experience and wisdom step bysteps, are known as 6 Adarahs. We have to pass through these planes before reaching thespiritual plane or Niradara. This is explained in Thiruvunthiar as follows:-