Sri Manavala Mamunigal is a saint from Srivaishnava Tengalai Sect, Incarnation of AADISESHA and known as Punaravatharam of SRI RAMANUJAACHARYA. He is the last acharya for Srivaishnavas in the lineage of Acharya. He was born in Alwar Thirunagari, Tamilnadu. (Not in shikkilkidaram as some authors mention) in AD 1370. His birth star in MOOLAM KAUNDINYA GOTHRAM OF GOMATAM FAMILY. His birth name was ALAGIYA MANAVALA PERUMAL NAYANAR. Other names were Ramyajamathru, Saumyajamatru, Visada-Vak-Sikhamani Yathindrapravanar, Varayogi, varavaramuni. He (godly man) was married at the age of 15 years.
He had only son by name RAMANUJAN and this Ramanujan had two sons namely 1) Jeyar Nayanar other is 2) Vedapiran Bhattar, who had no issues. Where as Jeyar Nayanar continued his family tradition through his son and present person who is now maintaining Sri ManavalaMamuni Sannidhi is Srirangam is Sri Gomatham Yatiraja Sampath Kumaracharya B/O Sri Gomatham Sadagopacharya now occupying 24th generation in family hereditary lineage.
SRI MANALAVA MAMUNI’S LIFE – IN BRIEF
Birth PlaceAlwar Thirunagari (Near Thirunelveli) Date of Birth(Avatharam) DayThursday StarMoolam ThithiChathurthi YogaSukarma MonthThula DateThula 26 YearSaadarana Naama Samavatsaram 1370 AD
Krodhana Samvatsaram Makara Masam 1386 AD (February)
Receiving Scholarly award in Sanskrit at his 31st age Vikarma Samvatsaram
Sri Ranganatha Temple, Srirangam, TN. At his age 45 Jayanama Samvatsara
At his age 45 Vijiyanama Samvatsara 1415 ad April In “Periya Thiru Mandapam” From Sri Sri Sri Satakopa Mamuni Jeeyar
6. Awards & TITLES
Sri Sailesa Dayaapaathram (By Lord Sri Ranganatha) Yatheendra Pravanar Ubhaya Vedanthaachaaryar Periya Jeeyar Kutti Bhashyam 2 years disclosure on subject “EADU” Ended on Sunday Morning Moolam Poornima Mithuna Maasam Ananda Samvatsaram At the age of 65
Panchasamskara Deeksha from Thiruvoimoli pillai alias Sri Sailacharya
8. AARADHYA PERUMAL
Sri Rangaraja with Ubhaya Nachiar and Sri Ramanujar
1. He became Acharya to Sri Ranganatha Prrumal At the endof his two years disclourses. 2. Established 8 Mutts and appointed “Astadiggajas” 3. Moksha Samskara to Tamrind Tree near Dharba Sayana. 4. Establishing Visistadwaita in “Mathura” North India 5. Coming out of Burning Fire and exposing as AAdisesha In a mutt in Thonnur. 6. Directed a rich Senior Citizen (Naasthika) in UP Thiru a letter to live as Srivaishnava. 7. Surrendering all of his assets to Sri Ranganatha Temple And its library.
10. NINE DICIPLES
1) Senai Mudali Yandan. 2) Kandadai Poretha Nayanar. 3) Kandadai Annappan. 4) Kandadai Thirukkoppurathi Nayanar. 5) Kandadai Naranappa. 6) Kandadai Tholapparappai. 7) Kandadai Alaitha Vaalpitha Perumal. 8) Yettur Singaracharyar. 9) Naalur Satakopa Daasar.
11. HIS WORKS
1) Commentaries onTheeraparai Yaamini Dasakam Eadu Sri Vachana Bhushanam Thathvathrayam Mumukshappadi Aacharya Hridayam Periyaalwar Thirumoli Ramanuja Noothandadhi Jnanasara Prameyasara
2) Writings Upadesa Rattnamale Tiruvoimoli Noothandadhi Tiruvaradhana Kramam Pramana Sangraha krithi
12. AVATHRA SAMAPTHI
Saturday after sunset Star: Sravana Thithy: Dwadasi Paksam: Krishna Masam: Kumba Samvatsaram: Ruthirodari Feb-March of 1414 AD.