In the year 1966, during a cyclonic storm at Melmarvathur,
a neem tree secreting sweet medicinal milk uprooted to reveal
the SWAYAMBU (an oval stone-
like emanation). The power above revealed itself in the form
of the Swayambu and proclaimed that It had transmigrated into
HIS HOLINESS BANGARU ADIGALAR
and would give Oracles through him to save the World.
SIDDHAR PEETAM. This Peedam is
situated at Melmaruvathur,92 km south of Madras in Kanchipuram
District of Tamil Nadu, India.
This is the place where 21 Siddhars(saints)
men as well as women from different religion, had their Jeeva-Samadhis
(meaning, where the Siddhars left their human forms behind,
while they are still alive as holy spirits).
the Siddhar Peetam:
The basic tenet of Melmaruvathur Adhiparasakthi
Siddhar Peetam is "One Mother,
One Humanity", means the whole human race is one
and all the human beings who inhibit this vast earth are children
of Mother Goddess and therefore there is no distinction amongst
the human beings on any basis, be it religion, race, creed,
community, caste or even gender.
The main objective for which the Siddhar
Peetam strives is "the cult of
Sakthi" that is, the whole humanity is born of
one omnipotent Mother and hence the whole humanity is one,
should be upheld, and each ane everyone's grievances should
Features of AdhiParasakthi Siddhar Peetam:
Here in Melmaruvathur AdhiParasakthi Siddhar
Peetam, the Divine Mother AdhiParasakthi transmigrates into
Arulthiru Bangaru Adigalar thereby promoting spirituality
and devotion. During the transmigration Adigalar(AMMA)
Through the "Arulakku(oracle)"
AdhiParasakthi herself speaks to her devotees, this is the
unique speciality of this Siddhar Peetam. Hearing the Goddess
Adhiparasakthi's oracle is a great spiritual experience, this
miracle takes place at Siddhar peetam.
Arul Thiru Bangaru Adigalar is called by
his devotees as AMMA(means Mother),
here in Siddhar Peetam whatever "AMMA"
says is the law and it is administered under the guidance
of 'AMMA' which is a divine administration.
All at Siddhar Peetam are allowed to enter
the sanctum sanctorum irrespective of caste, creed, gender
and religion. Only at Melmaruvathur, women are permitted to
perform poojas in the sanctum sanctorum.