this is widely current in this region, it is not entered the
government records. Another! there is a story in circulation in the
South Arcot district of Tamil Nadu specifically in the Vriddhachalam
town area that a certain Englishman was blessed by the presiding
deity with the fulfillment of his ardent desire. His dedication was
so exemplary that people praised him lavishly. In token of his
gratitude, he donated a long, heavy, sturdy iron chain to the temple
for drawing the car in the streets during the annual festival -
Rathotsavam. Indeed, it is out living him and the grateful public
remembers him as long as it remains.
miracle inspired and how much solace he derived by his unflinching
faith during then, the details are shrouded in mystery, but the fact
of donation is still seen. Finally, one European Inspector General
of Police serving a Muslim feudal lord in Telengana area of Andhra
Pradesh undertook the onerous task of searching and appointing
righteous, duty-minded priests to a holy temple on seeing the abuse
of power of the high caste people in collision with selfish priests.
He is remembered reverentially by the theist public, and this in
fact gave a spur to the devout bhaktas to celebrate religious
festivals with such fervour that was unheard of till then.