Taming elephant with a harp – Kalithokai 2

We would have had numerous chances to make fun of Ramarajan taming the wild bull in Jallikattu with Illayraja’s pechi pechi song. It was a cult it. But even more surprising was a reference in Kalithokai of angry elephant (usually in rut – Madha yanai) which couldnt be controlled by its gad (pagan) getting mellow down and tamed with music of harp (yaazh).

Whole Village is laughing – Kalithokai 65

65 தோழி கூற்று திருந்திழாய்! கேளாய், நம் ஊர்க்கு எல்லாம் சாலும் பெரு நகை! அல்கல் நிகழ்ந்தது: ஒருநிலையே மன்பதை எல்லாம் மடிந்த இருங் கங்குல், அம் … More