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Renaissance of Kerala- PART 2 Prepared By, Bibi Mohanan
Chattampi Swamikal(1853-1924) o Birth place- Kannammoola (Kollam) o Born on- 25th August 1853 o Father- Vasudevan o Mother Nangamma Pillai o He was a Nair reformist
Chattampi Swamikal(1853-1924) o Real name - Ayyappan o Childhood Name(nick name)- Kunjan Pillai o Spritual name- Shanmukhadasan( given by Thycaud Ayya) o Also known as ' sarvavidyadirajan'
Chattampi Swamikal(1853-1924) o Famous works: o Vedadhikara niroopanam o Vedantasaram o Pracheena Malayalam o Christumatha Niroopanam o Advaitha Chintha padhathi o Mokshapradeepa khandanam o Christhumatha Chedanam o Adi Bhasha o Nijanda Vilasam o Jeevakarunya Niroopanam
Chattampi Swamikal(1853-1924) o Got enlightenment at -Vadiveeswaram (Tamil nadu) o "T have met a real man in Malabar"- Swami Vivekanada said about Chattampi Swamikal o Attained Samadhi at- Panmana village o Attained Samadhi on-5th May 1924 o Chattampi Swami memorial is at - Panmana (Kollam)
Chattampi Swamikal(1853-1924) o Kerala Govt. has decided to observe 25th August ( Birthday of chattampi Swamikal) as - Jeevakarunya Dinam o The temple situated at the Samadhi of chattampi Swamikal- bala Bhattaraka temple
Chattampi Swamikal(1853-1924) o He met Sree Narayana Guru in 1882 o He met Swami Vivekananda in 1892