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On the occasion of Telugu Hindu🕉️ saint, musician #Annamacharya's 612nd birth anniversary(jayanti) according to Gregorian calendar.

Regarded as "Andhra Pada Kavita Pitamaha" or "Telugu Pada Kavitha Pitamaha;" his compositions are often heard in #CarnaticMusic🎵.

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#TallapakaAnnamacharya known as #Annamacharya/#Annamayya was born on 22nd May, 1408 on "Vaisakha Shuddha Pournami" day according to Hindu calendar(it's on 7th May this year).

in a Nandavarika sect of Smartha Brahmins family in Tallapaka village, Rajampet, Kadapa district.

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His parents are Narayana Suri and Lakkamamba.

#Annamacharya was a great devotee of "Kali Yuga Daivam"(The God of Kali Yuga) #Tirupati🕉️'s Lord Venkateswara Swamy(a form of Lord Vishnu.

#Annamayya was said to be the incarnation of #LordVenkateswaraSwamy's sword "Nandaka."

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#PhysicalDistancing, but #SocialSolidarity - a thread on our call today on Caste, Gender, Communal identity and Covid-19 crisis in #India👇 #IndiaFightsCoronavirus 1/n
Sumi Das, transgender activist from Cooch Behar, West Bengal, asks how can trans folk in villages #stayhomestaysafe, when they don’t have food on their plate? 2/n
Sumi - Trans and gender diverse communities outside metro cities already marginalized - earn from begging, dancing in weddings, sex work - don’t have documents or ration card, nor bank accounts to receive govt relief 3/n
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Live tweeting re-watch of #MainPremKiDiwaniHoon henceforth to be referred to as #MPKDH
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First 5 minutes, and this college clearly never had a #POSH training because a student has plopped into a professor's lap and the professor is telling the girls they'll clear the exams
And of course the #electricguitar is connected to

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