About Anna

Shree Rajagopal Das is a descendent of Bhagavatha Family , upholding the hoary tradition of Bhajan sampradaya for the past four generations. Shree Shree Bruhmananda Saraswathi Swamigal ( known as Shree T.S.Sankara Subramanian Iyer prior to Sanyasa sweekarna) was a Sanskrit scholar well versed in Epics, Upanishads and Bhagavatham. He spread the Bhakthi movement among masses thro’ spiritual discourses. He was a staunch devotee of Lord krishna performing daily Poojas with Bhajans to the idol of Sri Rajagopalaswamy. Shree Bruhmananda Saraswathi Swamigal established a Mutt in the year 1920 to spread Bhakthi thro’ Sampradhaya Bhajans and encouraged his disciples, from his poorvasrama family, to follow the same. This is the present Shri Rajagopal Swamy Mutt in Kadayanallur. He covered all places from Kasi to Kanyakumari in his yatra and finally attained abode of the God on a Karthikai Ekadasi day. Shree Ramachandra Bhagavathar who is his next generation continued performance of these Poojas and Bhajans in various places on the same lines. Shree Seetharama Bhagavathar, son of Shree Ramachandra Bhagavathar continued these traditions with a step ahead of his ancestors by involving the body language of expression ( Abhinaya ) which attracted many younger generation and spread Krishna Bhathi. His Krishna Leela performance was liked by many people. Shree Rajagopal Das son of Shree Seetharama Bhagavathar ( named after his family deity) hailing from this Parampara, has been devoting his life in this Sampradhaya Bhajans since his childhood days. Apart from learning vocal music, Rajagopaldas Anna got the privilege of training on the harmonium, mridangam, dolki, veena and other instruments.

Performances

 Anna has performed Ashtapathis, Radha kalyanama, Bhajans, Valli thirumanam, Sastha preethi and other events in Singapore, Malaysia, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, East Africa, US, Kuwait, apart from India-wide performances.

Kendras

Anna has established Nama Prachara Kendras in all major cities of Tamilnadu for the establishment of Nama. His effort has drawn over 50,000 yuva sevakas (youth volunteers).

Audio releases

Anna has the sole privilege of his first album being released by non other than Paranur mahatma – Sri Krishna Premi Anna, at Tirupathi. He has released 10 volumes of Namasankeertanam CDs by Amutham music. The CDs are available in all major audio stores in India and Abroad, and online on the  web

About Sri Seetharama bhagavathar

Anna’s first Guru and his father Sri Seetharama bhagavathar was his prime inspiration to take up the divine art of namasankeertanam