Venkatesh or Vyankatesh ? and Why?
vijay_naik1010 at YAHOO.COM
Sun Dec 29 23:56:06 CST 2002
||AUM namo bhagavate vAsuDevAya||
One of Bhagavan Vishnu's famous name is Venkatesh.
Or is it Vyakatesh?
What is the meaning of Venkat?
Vyankat means bend or curve or crook..(Crook = a
hooked,bent or curved thing or part; hook - Webster's)
"je khalanchi 'vyankati' saando | taya satkarmi rati
vaadho||" -- Pasaayadaan in Dnyaneshwari by Sant
Let the crookedness - "Vyankati" vanish from the
crooked ('khala'-swindler) people.Let them become more
and more devoted ('ram'-'rat'-'rati')to good karmas
In this context,how we can call the lord as
Is their any explaination?
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