#MeToo – Do not touch me! Narrinai 350

#MeToo is trending for the past few days. The case of taking advantage by people in power, people in anonymity is not a new age activity. These have been for ages.  This is the time when Indian courts are debating about Martial rape and Indian government arguing case of husbands taking advantage of their position of strength in society and physical strength should not be considered a case of rape. The post looks at the wisdom and view of women of 2000 years ago.  

Men are always the same! Narrinai 226

This poem is dedicated to the women and children who bare the brunt heavy office workload of their husbands. The poem which pretty much says Men being men worry more about wealth/career than family. Poem emphasizes 'Men are like this' as a sort proverb 2000 years ago.

———————————————————————————————————————— Become Fan of Karka Nirka Blog in Facebook http://www.facebook.com/pages/Karka-Nirka/353094691592 ——————————————————————————————————————— New post after long time. But a nice poem to make a come back.  The poem talks about True wealth and is also poem present in 10th std Samacheer kalvi text book. Thalaivan is rich and is looking for some enjoyment outside the house.... Continue Reading →

Sexual union is meaningless without love – Narrinai 174

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————- Become Fan of Karka Nirka Blog in Facebook http://www.facebook.com/pages/Karka-Nirka/353094691592 —————————————————————————————————————————————————————— 174. பாலை 'கற்றை ஈந்தின் முற்றுக் குலை அன்ன ஆள் இல் அத்தத் தாள் அம் போந்தைக் கோளுடை நெடுஞ் சினை ஆண் குரல் விளிப்பின், புலி எதிர் வழங்கும் வளி வழங்கு ஆர் இடைச் சென்ற காதலர் வந்து, இனிது முயங்கி, பிரியாது ஒரு வழி உறையினும், பெரிது அழிந்து உயங்கினை, மடந்தை!' என்றி-தோழி!- அற்றும் ஆகும், அஃது அறியாதோர்க்கே;... Continue Reading →

Gossips , Scandal and Elopement in Sangam Literature

Gossips, the topic I have taken today. Previously I have discussed about flirtation,love passion and even seperation of lovers now I am about to discuss about gossips in the life of lovers. 97. நெய்தல் - தலைவி கூற்று  யானே ஈண்டை யேனே யென்னலனே  ஆனா நோயொடு கான லஃதே  துறைவன் தம்மூ ரானே  மறையல ராகி மன்றத் தஃதே.  -வெண்பூதியார்.   Kurunthokai... Continue Reading →

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