Master piece from Silapadigaram – Kovalan – Kannagi Wedding night


This one of the master piece in Tamil Literature. A beautiful poem describing beauty of a women. Kovalan on his wedding night with Kannagi, describes her beauty. Must read for anyone whether you know Tamil or not.

From Sangam Literature to Vadivelu Comedy!


Two months ago I watched ‘Muniyandi Vilangiyal Moondramaandu’ movie. Though it was a crap movie, some thing really interested me. There … More

What if he lies ? – Kurunthokai 25


This is one of the most interesting poems and popular poem of sangam era. The Talaivi(heroine) is doubtful whether Talaivan would return back and marry her. She has already lost her virginity to the talaivan. She is now very fearful since nobody has ever seen them together and incase if Talaivan decides to cheat on her, she has no proof to show that she had lost her virginity to the talaivan.

Girl with love sickness mocking the priest of Murugan


This post deals with love sickness of women. I have collected various poems on love sickness and their translations from … More