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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After contemplating on the idea, Venkatesan decided to record the untold history of Madurai in a novel form. This book portrays about the people in Madurai which sounds out, Is there any heroism in this criminal activity? The sorrow behind this ,aval community. A must read book for anyone interested in knowing the rich history of beautiful Madurai, and the past of caste system in Tamil Nadu.

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Venkatesan is a Tamil writer from Tamil NaduIndia. Filpkart delivery is good. See our Returns Policy. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. You may also want to view the infobox template page to view the full parameter list and read guidance on usage kavl that infobox. This page’s infobox may require expansion, verification, or otherwise need cleanup.

Venkatesan has now brought a voluminous novel Chandrahasam, and I am yet to lay hands on it. As a native of Madurai, I had a natural inclination towards its history.


It portrays the suffering of people of the then unified district of Madurai and deaths that took place during the construction of the dam. Enter email to get notified. Before the British ruined the Madurai Fort, the author establishes that it had a very unique security system and details on it.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Retrieved 21 December It is said that courage is the only asset of this group. Writers have elaborately dealt with Madurai’s way of life and society in Sangam Literature, Bhakthi literature and so on.

According to Venkatesan, it took ten years to complete Kavalkottam. But the author S. Vikatan Publications November 1, Publication Date: Don’t have a Kindle?

How the visit of these Christian missionaries changed their life? Somasundaram Akilan P. In fact, his love for language earned him about certificates kottsm he had won in speech and verse writing competitions. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.

I hope to have this shortly. Not Enabled Screen Reader: The records collected are evidenced at suitable places in the novel as letters shot from one officer to the other of the East India Company administratos and during the British Rule.

Forty-one-year-old Venkatesan loves poetry since his school days.

It was also adapted into a movie in Tamil, called Aravaan. Top Reviews Most recent Kortam Reviews. Subramaniam Aadhavan Sundaram V. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. This page was last edited on 7 Novemberat Enabled Amazon Best Sellers Rank: The events leading to the accession of Viswanatha Nayak to the throne of Madurai Kingdom is elaborated in a fitting manner, explaining the loyalty of Viswanatha to Krishna Devaraya, the monarch of Kaal.


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Before starting to read this book, I had an idea about this book that it is a novel by S. Their life is all about deceiving others and stealing their property, and lead a pleasurable life. All these informations have been described kzval S. Hari Haran Certified Koottam 10 Nov, The historical events and the story-telling style of the author makes it easier for a reader to complete the book containing about pages of smaller fonts in a shorter period.

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Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Then you kavak start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required. When he felt that the city’s mammoth historicity is missing in modern Tamil literature, Venkatesan decided to make the town the hero of his novel — Kaaval Kottam, published in October 18,