My impressions about KAVAL KOTTAM- A Sahitya Acadamy Award winning historical Tamil novel by esan. Before starting to read this. Kaval Kottam (Tamil Classic Series) by Su Venkatesan from Only Genuine Products. 30 Day Replacement Guarantee. Free Shipping. Cash On. S. Venkatesan is a Tamil writer from Tamil Nadu, India. His only novel Kavalkottam was In , his historical novel ‘Kaaval Kottam’ received the Fiction Award from The Tamil Literary Garden, Canada. The next year, it got him the prestigious.

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This book portrays about the people in Madurai which sounds out, Is there any heroism in this criminal activity? Srinivasa Raghavan Bharatidasan Ku. Get to Know Us.

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At present, he is working for a historical novel on Tamil traditions. Delivery and Returns see our delivery rates and policies thinking of returning an item? This novel runs through the period starting from the nayakar occupation kottan Madurai, till is falls in to the hands of British and in to the ‘s.


The novel ends with the destruction or disappearance of the community from the scenario. It was also adapted into a movie in Tamil, called Aravaan.

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This is the first time in the history of the Sahitya Akademi that the prestigious award is being conferred in recognition of a debut novel. Ktotam novel which explains the history of temple city starting with mughal period. In Kaaval Kottam, the writer presents recorded history and folk history simultaneously. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

Janakiraman Kannadasan M. It has a shocking narrative of oppression of a particular community in TN, and also clearly depicts the social standing of any other community occupying today’s TN.

I had already read the book by A. In total, the novel has about short stories. Chidambara Ragunathan Lakshmi Thiripurasundari A. It portrays the suffering of people of the then unified district of Madurai and deaths that took place during the construction of the dam. But this novel has dramatized the historical events and made the reading a pleasure and to complete the first half at a galloping speed.

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The novel traces the history of years of Madurai in a winning fashion starting from Venkatesan also vividly describes the life of people, the equipment they used, their ceremonies and religious observances. And for the photo shoot, Venkatesan takes us to the Chettipodavu cave.


Packing is also nice. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. My appreciations to Mr Venkatesan. This is a great novel. Related Topics Books Metroplus books and literature. This article is closed for comments.

The pleasant sound of the well water tamarind trees and the white goats will never leave your heart. Often history is made by people who think differently; but sometimes, history chooses people for greatness. He is also known as an excellent orator, apart from being a kotam. Only bad thing is its bit heavy to carry on hand ; Go for it if you are from madurai or want to know about madurai.

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