This book celebrating the birth centenary of Sir U.Ve. Alwaar Tirumalayyngar Swamy is brought out by the Sri Alwar Swamy Centenary Celebrations Committee consisting of many Manadayam stalwarts the Patron of which is Pro U.Ve. M. A. Lakshmithathachaarya Swami, present head of the Aachaarya Peetam, who provided overall guidance in the organisation of this book. The literary contribution of many people both Mandayams and others indicating their experiences with and knowledge about Sri Alwar Swamy are included in this book. Also photographs of presiding deities and aachaaryaas of Melkote, Mandya and Kirangur are included together with photographs of many people attending the Centenary Celebrations. In addition, information regarding Mandayam marriage celebration rituals and other practices are included in this book for guidance. A memorable book to be enjoyed by all Mandayams and especially the disciples of Sri Alwar Swamy.