Visiting that Ragavendra temple in Bangalore
is almost more than a routine for her. She has not seen him ever before in the
was sitting on the floor with his closed eyes, folded legs and locked fingers
in ‘Gnana Mudra’. He looked strange and different with a turban on his head and
the very long flowing beard. Some thing was there in his face that attracted
her. She could not understand what that was.
finished her ‘darshan’ and came out; she saw the man was walking in the
corridor. Again something was happening in her, she could not understand what
was that. She was telling herself, “a poor old man. I have to help him”.
She ran to him, gave rupees ten in his hand and forced him to accept. He
smiled, expressed a reverence like a ‘prasadam’ by keeping it in the forehead
and thanked her by keeping the hand in prayer position (‘Namasthey’).
Asshe came out, she saw the man was getting into his Mercedes Benz, she wasperplexed, shivered and ran to him and said, “Sir (Ayya!), Please forgive me, Idid not do this to insult you. By seeing your dress and appearance, I thoughtyou are struggling in life and offered you the money. It is a blunder. I amsorry. Please forgive me. Please give me back that money. I am sorry”.Theman with the fake beard and turban laughed and replied her politely, “Ammaa..There is no mistake of yours. It is the other way. The creator is again andagain reminding me through some body, “You are nothing. You are not special.Everybody is equal in front of me”. He keeps on sending this message again andagain and today you happened to be a medium. That’s it. Thanks a ton”. His handagain went to prayer position, expressed gratitude to the lady and he went intohis car.............Whenthe lady realized the man was none other than Super star Rajini Kanth– Asia’s number one paid actor, he has left the place.Shedid not know what to do. With tears in her eyes, she was starring at thedirection that the car went.–
From Dr. Gayathri Sreekanth’s “The Name Is Rajini Kanth – A biography”