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date: 14 April 2024

Āḻvārs (Āḷvārs, Azhvars) (Tam.: ‘ saints’, ‘ sages’, , 6th–9th centuries ce) 

Source:
A Dictionary of Hinduism
Author(s):

W. J. Johnson

The name given to twelve South Indian poet-saints, whose works, and the personal experience of God that they evoked, were highly influential in the development and practice of ... ...

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