Versatile of Chekkizhar

Indian Journal of Tamil

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Title Versatile of Chekkizhar
Creator M, Kayalvizhy
Subject Chekkizar
Great Poet
Various skills
Master Piece
Genius and skill
Description Chekkizhar was a great poet in the medieval period of Tamil Nadu. He wrote his master piece work Periya Puranam which has considered as a greatest work in Tamil language. In this work the various skills of Chekkizhar has been exposed. He shows his mastery in the field of literature, fine art, medicine, law and history. As a chief minister of Chola empire he had various skills in the field politics, literature, art and architecture. He shows many of his skills in his work and for that his work is considered as a classical ever green master piece. Even though he wrote only one book it is enough to reveal his skills in the field of art. For that only he was compared with great scholars like Thiruvalluvar, Elangovadigal, and Kambar.
Publisher IOR PRESS
Date 2020-05-30
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Peer-reviewed Article
Format application/pdf
Source Indian Journal of Tamil; Vol. 1 No. 2 (2020): Volume 1, Issue 2, Year 2020; 1-9
Language eng
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 Kayalvizhy M

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