|Tiruppugazh Anbargal, an organisation started under the guidance of Guriji Sri.A.S.Raghavan, New Delhi has been involved in spreading world peace through Tiruppugazh singing. It took its roots in Kalpakkam in 1984 under the training of Sri S.V.Karthikeyan. Slowly several joined the group and started learning the verses. Sooner, the enthusiasm grew to a level that mass prayers ( Bhajans) were started. The firstof its kind was held at Karumari Amman temple, Kalpakkam in 1987. Followed a Padi Vizha was started at Tirukkazhunkundrum (~550 steps) during one of the days of Mahasashti in Nov,1987.|
# Regular bhajans on Sashti, Krithigai at Araseswarar Temple, Sadurangapatinum ( once Dutch port)
#Arunagirinathar pooja on every moolam at Araseswarar temple where Arunagirinathar idol is installed in Jan.2000.
# Bhajans at houses on Viasakam days
# Yearly Padi Vizha on one of the days during six day Maha Sashti festival; Prayer on Akshaya trithiyai day( choosing songs like Mooputru, Tamarum, Entha, EEthu Budhi, Alli vizhi, CHikarikal, Karupatruri, Vanbara, Tamara, Vandu Vandu Vithuri).
# On Vinakar Chathurthi day, bhajan at Vinayakar temple, Pudupattinam.
# Bhajan on New year EVE (31st Dec) at Kamakshi Amman temple; Early morning Margazhi bhajan
# Regular Abhirami andathi singing on New Moon days at Karumari Amman temple and on Full moon temple at Kamakshi amman temple.
# Visits to shrines nearby: Manampathi, Tiruporur for Venugopala swami guru pooja (1,2,3, 4, 5 )on Masi Utharatathi day every year, Kancheepuram Narayana guru mutt, Vallimalai, Kangeyanallur, Tiruttani, Mohanur ( to celebrate Ki Va Ja day 1,2,3,4,5), Salem, Kollimalai . Our recent visit(1,2)
# We participated in Kamakshi Amman temple kumbhabhisekam with Tiruppugazh rendering in Feb. '04
# We arrange discourses on topics of our interest[Sri. Mathivannan ('94,'95), M.R.Seshadri (1994)
Our worthy Anbargal
*Unparalleled services of Sri.Ayyappan to spread the message of Tiruppugazh in Kalpakkam by giving several cassettes of Guruji to Anbargal. ( Honouring Ayyappan at Kanchi).
*Devoted service by Sri.Sundaramoorthy, Sri.Jagannathan, Sri.R.Thiagarajan, Sri.S.Raghupathy, Sri C.Balan ( farewell-1 ,2), our Guru S.V.Kathikeyan is worth mentioning, as they've retired & moved out.
* *Sri.P.S.Sreedharan - propagating Tirupugazh to masses by arranging bhajans under the auspices of Ayyappa Seva sangam ( honoured at Kanchi, 20th Jan 06).
Jayagopi in bringing out booklet including all the 4 line Tiruppugazh verses, to help in Tirukalinkundrum Girivalam which was introduced in 2002.
* Gopi has compiled all the Tiruppugazh on Devi; topic-wise sorted Anubhuthi and Alankarams.In addition, he regularly arranges trips to nearby places.
* Sri.Arasu regularly takes the intiative to arrange visit to Narayana Guru Mutt at Kanchi.
*Periyar Kumaraswami for teaching Devaram, Tiruvachagam &Divya Prabhandam. Taking us to the Manampathi temple.( honouring with a present at LJ residence)
* Harmonium by Sri.Mathiyalagan; Mridangam by Sri.Aniruddan; Kanchira by Sri Gurumoorthy.
*Quiz on Arunagirinathar's works by Sri.Parameswaran which appeared in Ramakrishnavijayam.
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