This was a romance with an assortment of fables, folk tales and even Greek and Roman stories, written with the entertainment of the reader as the principal motive. The available literature from this period has been broadly divided in antiquity into three categories based roughly on chronology. He commissioned Umaruppulavar to pen the first biography of Nabi. The increasing demand of the literate public caused a number of journals and periodicals to be published and these in turn provided a platform for authors to publish their work. It became the first Tamil daily in

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Of bopks books on the Buddhist and the Jain faiths, the most noteworthy is the Jivaka-chintamani by the Jain ascetic Thirutakkadevar composed in the 10th century. Kalyansundara Menon as editor. He travelled all over the Tamil country, collecting, deciphering and publishing ancient books such as CilappatikaramKuruntokaietc.


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He aimed to bring out a newspaper that ordinary people would read, and which would encourage a reading habit even among the newly literate. The Vijayanagar kings and their Nayak governors were ardent Hindus and they patronised these mathas. Not tamil ilakkiyam books Tamilians prefer reading those books but other state and country people wish to know about Tamil literature as it has created a great impact on them. The next year, when Lala Lajpat Rai was arrested and agitation tamil ilakkiyam books in the Punjab, Subramania Aiyer’s attitude to the British changed and he became a trenchant political critic of bools Raj.

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Buddamitra wrote Virasoliyamanother work on Tamil grammar, during the reign of Virarajendra Chola. This was a romance with an assortment of fables, folk tales and even Greek and Roman stories, written with the entertainment of the reader as the principal motive.

It was to enjoy this status for 17 years. The early Ilakliyam literature, starting from the period of 2nd century BCE Akananuru 1, 15, 31, 55, 61, 65, 91, 97,,,,boo,s,, Kurunthogai 11Natrinai 14, 75 are dated before Ilakliyamcontain anthologies of various poets dealing bokos many aspects of life, including love, war, social values and religion.