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). … More Taming elephant with a harp – Kalithokai 2

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Dont come near her – its not right time – Paripatal 16


This is excerpt from poem on Vaiyai (Vaigai) from Paripatal.  This poem surely has adult content, so if you choose to skip, please do.  Thalaivan comes to see his lady love (the colophon says it is a courtesan and not the heroine) , her friends try to fool him and turn him away. He catches their lie and goes ahead to enjoy with his lady lover.  … More Dont come near her – its not right time – Paripatal 16