Abhang or abhanga (Marathi: अभंग) is a form of devotional poetry sung in praise of the Hindu It is said that over Abhangas were written by Sant Tukaram. Many of them were devoted to the God Vitthal or Vithoba, but mostly criticized. This abhang by Sant Tukaram coveys that it is not easy to carry greatness and that it is better to shun greatness and remain unnoticeable/insignificant, out of lime.

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What use is the place where a dish sat when it is taken away? Good acts and bad acts vanish. Aisa Vitevar Dev Kothe. State University of New York Press.

They were powerful sermons, useful even today. All these thkaram around places like PaithanPandharpurMangal Veda, Alandi and slowly spread to the entire Maharashtra. It is said that over Abhangas were written by Sant Tukaram. This article needs additional citations for verification. My love will be spoiled by the evil eye. I will not let it interfere sant tukaram abhang in me. Retrieved from ” https: Other prominent singers santt Varkari saints like Eknath and Tukaram.

The demons tremble before Him. Stop wasting time,’ Namdeo said. Delivering Poems Around The World. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Read sant tukaram abhang in poem in other languages. Tuka says, abhangg glory alone is left. His dark blue countenance destroys sin. Namdeo vowed to write one billion poems.


Practically everything he said within his poems I agree with philosophically. Thanks so much for having them here. Marathi bhajans start with the naman invocation of godfollowed by the Roopancha Abhang Portraying the physical beauty of god by personifying in sant tukaram abhang in human form and towards the end bhajans giving spiritual and sant tukaram abhang in messages are sung.

Sugam Marathi Vyakaran Lekhan. How fair are His feet with saffron stained! He was supposed to be a self realized soul. How fortunate is the brick that is grasped by His feet!

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Tuka says, ‘A scorpion or a snake is a habitation of Narayana; You may worship Him from afar, but you must not touch Him.

Your worshippers do not seek liberation. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Hindu music Hindu poetry. Who but God can make the worshipper free from desires?

Abhangs (A Short Collection) – Poem by Sant Tukaram

I don’t know, but I like the quiet and meditative quality of such poems. This article has multiple issues. This God who bears the wheel is the chief of the Yadavas. It has become integral in Bhajan concerts across South India. Marathi poetry Indian literature Sant Mat Bhakti literature. After all, O Lord who pervades the world, I have given the world You. He stands upon the river bank with the luster of one million moons. Abhwng page was last edited on 3 Januaryat Retrieved from sant tukaram abhang in https: Around that time it was believed that Sanskrit was required to attain Godliness.


As a poetic form, tukaaram has been explored by all Varkari saints for their poetic expressions. The book covers a wide range of poems depicting the spiritual as well as worldly journey of the saint-poet who is widely hailed as one of the greatest poets from India by critics like Ramchandra Ranade [1] and Dr.

Him abhaang thirty three crores of demigods adore. Articles containing Marathi-language text. Das Edwards Report Reply. I have always wanted to read some of his sant tukaram abhang in when I first heard stories from one devotee of Krishna tell me about him. With His noble crown of peacock feathers stitched together. The very thought of Him makes fire cool.

Abhang – Wikipedia

This led to the singing of Abhangs in the classical form in South India and made it an integral part of Carnatic and Bhajan concerts of South India. If notability cannot be established, the article is likely to be mergedredirectedor deleted.

It is fastened in jewels sant tukaram abhang in His neck And merges into the luster of His form.