Mother too has her favorite! Palamozhi Nanooru

One more interesting proverb from Palamozhi Nanooru about how one should do extra thing when competing with equal. Palamozhi nanooru is stuctured in such way that last line of the poem is Palamozhi (proverb) and the poet uses first two lines to describe a story or usage of the proverb.  Proverb in context (i.e. proverb 1300 years ago) is that Mother is partial to her favorite kid. 

Tamil Proverbs – Part 14

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————- Become Fan of Karka Nirka Blog in Facebook —————————————————————————————————————————————————————— My 150 th post in this blog. Part 14 of my Proverb collection. ---- 1.குற்றம் பார்க்கில் சுற்றம் இல்லை No relationship will exist , if you find fault in everything(Prabhulingam's Translation from comments). Explanation: Happens usually in office, people who find fault with everything(esp managers) get... Continue Reading →

Tamil Proverbs Part 12

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————- Become Fan of Karka Nirka Blog in Facebook —————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Part 12 of my proverb section. -------------- இழவுக்கு வந்தவள் தாலி அறுப்பாளா ? Would a women who came to attend a funeral throw away her Thali? Sorrow and misery could be understood only by the people who are experiencing it and at the same time... Continue Reading →

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