Lover’s curse and hen’s fate! Kurunthokai 107


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Sangam Comics Issues 2- Kurunthokai 117


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Curd, Kuzhambu and a Minute Smile – Kurunthokai 167


The situation is like this, the Thalaivan and Thalaivi have fallen in love and without parents conset they have eloped and married. So after few days the gals parents miss her and send the foster mother to check out if the girl is doing well. The foster mother goes to Thalaivi’s place and observes her and reports back to their parents. So this situation usually results in poem of how the young girl has taken up responsibility of running the family and how she does really well even though she is young and used to luxurious conditions in her parents home. Here is one poem where the foster mother recounts her observations to Thalaivi’s mother.

I am sweating – Kurunthokai 84


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Understanding some problems in Tamil Literature through Tamil Cinema!


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Sangam Comics – Issue 1 – Kurunthokai 67


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Garland of words – Tamil Word Play 1


When I was in India and searching my book shelf got one beautiful small book called ‘Irusol mucchol alangaram’ from U.V.Swaminath Iyer publications. Any body in Tamil nadu would have come across atleast one of these word puzzles. Usually two different questions are asked and both questions have the same answer.

Like my Proverb and word list series you can expect series of Word plays to in future.