Sage of Kanchi

Shri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Swamigal

சந்திரசேகரேந்திர சரஸ்வதி சுவாமிகள்

The Sage of Kanchi – the 68th Jagadguru of the Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham

20 May 1894 – 8 January 1994

Jaya Jaya Shankara Hara Hara Shankara

MahaperiyavaaMahaperiyavaa Blessing us





He is known by his devotees as Paramacharya, Mahaswami or Maha Periyavaa.

Over 20 years ago, I had the opportunity to see this Great Divine Soul and seek his Blessings just before I went for an important surgery.

1991 – My experience with Paramacharya

Those who have experienced his grace and his presence continue to let others know about him.

On the 8th of January 1994, the great Paramacharya attained Mahasamadhi after completing His Supreme Janma of a hundred years as Mahaswamy Shri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Swamigal.


The great grand-daughters of Padma Shri MS Subbulakshmi sang ‘Maithreem Bhajata’ before the Indian Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modiji.


Below are a set of videos on the Mahaswamy’s Janma as Shri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Swamigal .








Dr Subramanian Swamy shares his experiences with Paramacharya Mahaperiyavaa