Nadadoor Ammal was one of the foremost scholars in Sri Vaishnava philosophy. He had so much devotoion towards Lord Varadaraja that moved by his motherly affection, the Bhagavan Himself called him “Mother”!
Nadadoor Azhwan was an intimate disciple of Emperumanar Sri Ramanuja. He was among the few who scribed Shribhashya as it was being narrated by Sri Ramanuja, who later gave his “Shribhashya Simhasanam” to Nadadoor Azhwan on the instructions of Bhagavan Himself.
Sri U. Ve. V.S. Karunakaran Swami is the 28th descendent of Sri Nadadoor Azhvan. He initiates people into Shri Vaishnaavas, teaches Shri Vaishnava granthas via Kalakshepas, delivers Upanyasas on Hindu scriptures, and also conducts Vidwatsadas.
This is a video from “Stories of Azhwars” series in English by Smt. Prabha Senesh, which narrates the story of the first Azhwars with depictions and animations.
This is an Upanyasam in Tamil by Sri. U.Ve. Karunakaracharya Swami as a part of Swami Desikan Tirunakshatram celebration held at GSPK online global platform on 28.9.2020.
This is a video from “Nakshatra Vaibhavam” series in Tamil by Sri. U. Ve. Karunakaracharya Swami. This specific video is about Utthirattadhi nakshatra.