Penned by Sri Jnanananda Bharati Swamiji, this book contains a brief history about the glory of Kalady, the birth place of Jagadguru Adi Shankaracharya, the developments that took place at Kalady during the period of Sri Sacchidananda Shivabhinava Narasimha Bharati Swamiji and so on.
The year 2010 is the centenary year of the construction and consecration of the sacred shrine at Kalady – the birth place of Jagadguru Sri Adi Shankaracharya. In memory of the Centenary celebration this pictorial album is brought out by the Sharada Peetham
It was at Kalady that the birth of Sri Shankaracharya took place. It was the great Acharya who arrested and paved the path for the resurgence of the country’s Dharma and restored it to its resplendent glory.
Sri Moolam Tirunal handed over the deed to the officials from Sringeri as an offering to the Mahaswamiji. The Maharaja also sanctioned a sum of Rupees ten-thousand for clearing the land and building a shrine there.
Conferring with the sacred intention of the Guru and without wasting any time, Seshadri Iyer proceeded to the Malabar region. The Madhaviya Shankara Digvijaya – the traditional account of the great saint philosopher clearly pointed about His birthplace as Kalady.
Jagadguru Sri Sacchidananda Shivabhinava Narasimha Bharati Mahaswamiji was intensely devoted to Sri Adi Shankaracharya and had unparalleled reverence towards Him.
Jagadguru Sri Sacchidananda Shivabhinava Narasimha Bharati Mahaswamiji, the 33rd Jagadguru in the unbroken chain of Acharyas of Sringeri Sri Sharada Peetham is hailed as the re-discoverer of Kalady.
An authentic film on the birth and childhood of Jagadguru Sri Adi Shankaracharya and the fascinating story of rediscovery of His birthplace by , Sri Sacchidananda Shivabhinava Nrisimha Bharati Mahaswamigal, the 33rd Jagadguru of the Sringeri Sharada Peetham.
Following is the Anugraha Bhashanam delivered by The Jagadguru Shankaracharya Sri Bharati Tirtha Swamiji in Tamil on the occassion of Sri Shankara Jayanti 2010 at Sri Adi Shankaracharya Janma Bhoomi Kshetram, Kalady in the state of Kerala.
Sri Shankaracharya Bhujanga Prayata Stotram is a stotra composed by Sri Sacchidananda Shivabhinava Narasimha Bharati Mahaswamiji in praise of Sri Adi Shankaracharya in the Bhujanga metre, during his stay at Kalady.