Devotional Theory in Comics

International Research Journal of Tamil

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Title Devotional Theory in Comics
 
Creator S, Prabavathi
 
Subject Administration
Politics
Welfare State
Good Governance
Democracy
 
Description Vedic and non-Vedic religions spread their ideas directly, through songs and sermons. A sense of devotion was sown by making a connection between God and Human. In particular, devotional literature is designed to convey the flexibility of the structural definitions of religions. This can be seen by examining the background of all the devotional literatures and religious epics. The reading method, which was in the state of “Telling – Listening” have been changed into the state of “Seeing – Reading”. Thus, there was a significant place for paintings and pictures in journalism. Paintings and pictures were considered as tools to impress the readers. So, the magazines had the custom of drawing up a chart for the stories. Religious institutions changed the forms of expression as time went on. All the myths and Epics of poems were made into prose stories after the advent of journalism. Stories created as a series of illustrations (Sequential Art) throughout were put forward to explain the doctrine of Devotion. “Amarchitra Katha” is a globally recognized magazine that symbolizes the Indian comic book tradition. Similarly, the magazine ‘Sri Ramakrishna Vijayam’ made a significant contribution in Tamil. All the stories published in this way have been published as pamphlets under the name of “Kathaimalar”.  Thus, this Article explores the notion that 'such magazines, which are based on devotion, treat religious virtues especially from evidences of the Epics”. Further, this article goes on to point out the way in which these stories have carried the doctrine of Devotion of religious institutions to the contemporary generation.
 
Publisher IOR PRESS
 
Date 2021-04-30
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://irjt.iorpress.org/index.php/irjt/article/view/328
10.34256/irjt21s240
 
Source International Research Journal of Tamil; Vol. 3 No. S-2 (2021): Volume 3, Issue S-2, Year 2021; 213-217
2582-1113
10.34256/irjt21s2
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://irjt.iorpress.org/index.php/irjt/article/view/328/151
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 Prabavathi S
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
 

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