[Advaita-l] Looking for two Kannada songs

V Subrahmanian v.subrahmanian at gmail.com
Wed Sep 21 01:46:52 CDT 2011

A friend provided me these links:

'oMdE kOgaLathe vaikuMTha
 samdEhavillavO sAdhusajjarige'

'illE vaikuMTha kANirO
 vallabhanaMghriya nerenaMbidavarige'

Also this kRuti of SrI puraMdaradAsa:
has the following ending in the the first charaNa:
'. . .
bharadi baraladake vaikuNTha neremaneye

On Sun, Sep 18, 2011 at 11:10 PM, V Subrahmanian
<v.subrahmanian at gmail.com>wrote:

> During a speech Dr.ShatAvadhAni R.Ganesh mentioned about a composition of
> Sri Purandaradasa which starts with the words 'vaikuNTha koogaLathe doora'
> (VaikunTha is only a call away).  I wish to read / hear the full song.
> Another song of the same composer that I am looking for to hear/read is:
> 'illE vaikunThava kANiro' (realize/perceive vaikunTha here itself, i.e. in
> this world itself).
> These two songs suggest to me that there is really no such place called
> VaikunTha in geographical space.  It is only a concept of perfection -
> without any 'kunTha' - defects/ unimpeded.
> Thanks.
> Regards,
> subrahmanian.v

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