Molige Mahaadevi (ಮೋಳಿಗೆ ಮಹಾದೇವಿ)
|Full Name:||Molige Mahaadevi, (Moligeya Mahaadevi)|
|Pen Name (Vachana Signature):||Yennayyapriya Immadi Nihkalanka Mallikaarjuna|
|Kayaka (Occupation):||collet and sell fire wood|
Can there be water without earth?
Can a seed sprout without a base?
Can knowledge be had without action?
Can the mind grasp the Thing without attention?
This is the relation and difference between
action and knowledge
Ennayyapriya Immadi Nihkalankamallikarjuna. [Vachana No.1338] 
Molige Mahaadeyi was the wife of Kashmiri king Mahaadeva. Her original name was Gangaadevi. She came to Kalyaana ofter renouncing her throne and followed the occupation, along with her husband, of selling fire wood. King Mahaadeva became Molige (seller of firewood) Marayya and his wife Ganadevi Moligeya Mahaadevi. 70 of her vachanas with the signature Yennayyapriya Immadi Nihkalanka Mallikaarjuna have been found. She is different from other women vachana writers in that she has discussed shatsthala concept, the relationship between action and knowledge and the significance of Ishtalinga and praanalinga.
If Urvashi were to chew camphor and kiss them
people will surely welcome it
Would they, if a pig were to chew camphor and kiss them?
Won’t they simply shoo it away?
If those who are pure in word and deed
read the vachanas of ancients and practice anubhaava
people will surely welcome it.
if those who are not pure in word or deed
read the vachanas of ancients and practice anubhaava?
If those who are not pure in word or deed
read the vachanas of Ancients
they are worse than the pig
O Ennayyapriya Immadi Nihkalankamallikarjuna. [Vachana No.1332] 
Why lose precious gold
fighting for a few coins?
Why make a pitcher
filled to the brim fall down?
When the sign called linga
given by the guru can be seen in your body,
instead of being with that true linga
why be confused
going into this nook or that cranny?
If you lose your jewels
where you are standing
and look for it elsewhere,
will they come back to you?
Find out for yourself
if you see the great linga in your body or not.
Seek the answer in
Ennayyapriya Immadi Nihkalankamallikarjuna. [Vachana No.1332] 
 "VACHANA" English Version Translation by: O.L. Nagabhushana Swamy, ISBN: 978-93-81457-12-2, 2012, Pub: Basava Samithi, Basava Bhavana Benguluru 560001.
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