Sri Kumara Sthavam
Sri Brahmasri Sankara Sasthri - Sri Bharadhwaja Sasthri
Sanskrit Devotional Video Sri Kumara Sthavam by Sri Brahmasri Sankara Sasthri - Sri Bharadhwaja Sasthri. Ayyappan also known as Dharmasasta, Maá¹‡ikaná¹han or Sasta, is a Hindu deity who is the son of Harihara, fused with both Shiva and Vishnu. He is generally depicted in a yogic posture, wearing a jewel around his neck, hence named Maá¹‡ikaá¹‡á¹han, which literally means "person with gem around the neck".