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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You may also want to view the infobox template page to view the full parameter list and read guidance on usage of that infobox. Read more Read less. In Kaaval Kottam, the writer presents recorded history and folk history simultaneously.

Initially, not knowing whether it should be a fiction or non fiction, he traveled the length and breadth of the State and collected materials, records, facts and figures about the city.

It is interesting to know about their criminal families from their own words. What is the lifestyle of these people? Venkatesan is a Tamil writer from Tamil NaduIndia. The actions taken by the British Raj to curtail the activities of the Kallars is explained at the last chapters and in this attempt all the persons belonging to that community were either killed or were removed to the reformation camps.

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He won as many as prizes in the span of kzval years in his college life. 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. Venkatesan that has been awarded the Sahitya Academy Award, and that it describes the history of Piramalai Kallars, a warrior tribe based in Southern districts of Tamilnadu, especially around Kotta.

Sri Acharya Ma. The Police community started stealing the goats and became a smugling group, which was a misery.

A must read book for anyone interested in knowing the rich history of beautiful Madurai, and the past of caste system in Tamil Nadu. Printable version Dec 31, Kindle Cloud Reader Read instantly in your browser. The sharp prose activates your ophthalmic and auditory nerves and you soon begin to smell the blood even while hearing horses’ neighs and gallops as the novel races through the battle field. Hence I decided to go for novel.

Please try again later. But this novel has dramatized the historical events and made the reading a pleasure and to complete the first half at a galloping speed. Forty-one-year-old Venkatesan loves poetry since his school days.

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Through this kava, can see the history of Madurai in the past years.

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Get to Know Us. Often history kavall made by people who think differently; but sometimes, history chooses people for greatness. It is said that courage is the only asset of this group. It was also adapted into a movie in Tamil, called Aravaan. The historical events and the story-telling style of the author makes it easier for a reader to complete the book containing about pages kaaval smaller fonts in a shorter period. At present, he is working for a historical novel on Tamil traditions.


Venkatesan through this book Kaval Kottam, has depicted the characters in such a way that they do not cheat anyone. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Kohtam Raghavan Bharatidasan Ku. And my initial chapter is based on her and her warring skills.

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Sethu Pillai Kalki Krishnamurthy C. Don’t have a Kindle? The excesses committed by the Kallars in collecting the Kaval coolie Fee for guardingand in case somebody refuses to pay it, how they venged them fearfully by committing murders and resorting to robbery.

Not up to the level as expected. Safe and Secure Payments. This book was rewarded with Prestigious Kavsl Academy award. Vekkai Modern Tamil Classic Novel.

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