Ramanuja Jayanthi 2017, Sri Ramanujacharya Jayanti 2017 date. When is Sri Ramanuja Jayanthi in 2017? The date of Sri Ramanujacharya Jayanthi in 2017..
Ramanujacharya Jayanti or Ramanuja Jayanthi is an auspicious day to celebrate the birth anniversary of Ramanujacharya, the leading expounder of Vishista Advaita. In 2017, Ramanuja Jayanti date is April 30. In Tamil Nadu and some other places, it is observed on May 1. In some North Indian calendars, Ramanuja Jayanti date is mentioned as May 1.
Also known as Ethirajar, Yatiraja, Emperumannar, Lakshmana Muni, Ramanujacharya was born on 1017 and spread Hinduism and the concept of way of life till his last breath in 1137.
The philosophy of Ramanuja is referred to as Vishishta Advaita as it combines oneness of God (Advaitha) with its attributes (Vishesha).
Sri Ramanujacharya’s literature work (9 books) is known as Navarathnas (Nine Precious Gems). He had written Sri Bhashya or Brahma Sutra Bhashya, Vedanta Sutras, Vaikunta Gadyam, Sriranga Gadyam, Saranagati Gadyam, Vedartha Sangraha, Vedanta Saara, Vedanta Deepa, Gita Bhashya, and Nithya Grantham.
Ramanuja Jayanthi is celebrated with utmost pomp and gaiety in Srirangam Sri Ranganatha Swamy Temple, and all other Vaishnava Mathams and Peethams.