Famous Persons and their mothers:
1,Ramakrishna Paramahamsa—————————-Chandra Devi.
Swami Vivekananda—————————————–Bhuvaneshwari Devi.
2.Raajya Geethe of Karnaataka—”Udayavaagali namma cheluva
Kannada Nadu”–was composed by Huyilagola Narayana Rao.
3. Skanda is the reincarnation of Manmatha. He is the Lord of war.
Kumara Swami, Skanda,Shanmukha, Subrahmanya and Kaarthikeya
are his names.
He is called as Kartikeya because he was brought up by
six mothers named Kruttika. He was born on Margashira
shuddha Panchami.(Skanda Panchami) He is called as
Shanmaatura as he was brought up by six mothers.
He was born on Maargashira Shuddha Panchami.(Skanda
Panchami) He killed the demon Tarakasura on margashira
shukla shashti. This day is celebrated as Subrahmanya
Shashti.His vehicle is mayura.(peacock)
Skanda Shashti is celebrated to beg the Lord Subrahmanya
Swamy to give good children and to heal skin disease and
to help in getting rid of sins committed.The people living
in coastal Karnataka and Kerala have long believed that
Lord Naga, the serpent God and Lord Subrahmanya,
son of Lord Shiva are one and same.