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The Śilappadikāram

V. R. Ramachandra Dikshitar

The Śilappadikāram

by V. R. Ramachandra Dikshitar

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Published by Oxford university press in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtr. [from the Tamil] with an introduction and notes by V. R. Ramachandra Dikshitar, with a foreword by Jules Bloch
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, [1], 392 p.
Number of Pages392
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26893582M
OCLC/WorldCa5132524

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Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : V R Ramachandra ioned. Śilappadikāram; Manimekalai book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This book is a rendering in English of the Tamil epics ‘Silapp /5(18).

About V.R. Ramachandra Dikshitar: Vishnampet R. Ramachandra Dikshitar (Tamil: ராமச்சந்திர தீக்ஷிதர்) (Ap /5. Structure of Silappatikaram. The Silappatikaram is divided into three kantams (book, Skt: khanda), which are further subdivided into katais (cantos, Skt: katha).The three kantams are named after the capitals of the three major early Tamil kingdoms.

Puharkkandam (Tamil: புகார்க் காண்டம்), based in the Chola capital of Puhar (Kaveripumpattanam, where river Kaveri. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

The Śilappadikāram, ). Written as three books, Cilappatikāram is set in the capitals of the three Tamil kingdoms: Pukār (Cōla capital), Maturai (Pāntiya capital), and Vañci (Cīra capital).

Vishnampet R. Ramachandra Dikshitar (16 April – 24 November ) was a historian, Indologist and Dravidologist from the Indian state of Tamil was a professor of history and archaeology in the University of Madras and is the author of standard text books on Indian history.

Silappathikaram, (Tamil: “The Jeweled Anklet”) the earliest epic poem in Tamil, written in the 5th–6th century ad by Prince Ilanko Adikal (Ilango Adigal). Its plot is derived from a well-known story. The Silappathikaram tells of the young merchant Kovalan’s marriage to the virtuous Kannaki.

Books used. The Cilappatikaram, translated by Prof.V R Ramachandra Dikshitar, Second edition, The South India Saiva Siddhanta Works Publishing Society Tinnelvelly Limited, Shilappadikaram (The Ankle Bracelet), translated by Alain Danilelou, A New Directions Book, New York, A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text.

Chola Nadu is a region of Tamil Nadu state in southern encompasses the lower reaches of the Kaveri River and its delta, and formed the cultural homeland and political base of the Chola Dynasty which ruled most of South India and parts of Sri Lanka and South-East Asia between the 9th and 13th centuries AD.

Uraiyur (now part of Tiruchirapalli city) served as the early Chola capital. - Buy Silapathikaram - Thelivurai (Tamil) book online at best prices in India on Read Silapathikaram - Thelivurai (Tamil) book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified : Puliyoorkesigan.

Characters in Silappatikaram have been depicted with natural human virtues and personal vices. The story of the epic revolves around the legendary woman who set out to avenge the death of her husband at the hands of a Pandya king. Silappatikaram is one of the Five Great Epics of Tamil literature of the Sangam Jain monk Ilango Adigal, who was a poet prince, has.

Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and Seen in this light, Śilappadikāram must have been composed around tenth century CE (Swamy 66).

Swamy’s dating of Tolkāppiyam and Śilappadikāram could be challenged and they may be pushed back by a few centuries, but his fundamental argument that they cannot be assigned to a period before the Common Era is unquestionable.

In book: A Companion to World Literature, pp Cite this publication. Kalpana Rao. Abstract. Silappadikaram (Śilappadikāram, The jeweled anklet) is a Tamil text from the early centuries of. Silappatikaram is one of the three surviving oldest epics in the world which was written during the end of the third primeval epoch of Tamil literature, the Sangam writer of Silappatikaram was Ilango Adigal, King Cheran Chenguttuvan’s atikaram is an elaborate poetic interpretation of Tamil culture, its diverse religions, its towns and cities, the arts of music and.

The next segment of the book is a chapter about the Cheran King Senguttuvan. He heard the story of Kannagi and how she was carried from the Chera kingdom by the gods to join her husband (77).

Senguttuvan decided to get a block of stone from the Himalayas to carve a likeness of Kannagi the “Goddess of Steadfastness” (80). Silappatikaram is an epic similar to Mahabharata, Ramayana, Iliad and Odyssey.

It is authored in the ancient Tamil language spoken during BCE to CE period in southern India. Its name means the 'Anklet Story' or the chapter on the history of an Anklet.

'Silappu' (Silampu) in Tamil means 'Anklet'. 'Atikaram' in Tamil means 'chapter, narrative or passage focusing on a particlar topic. Chithalai Chathanar is the author of Śilappadikāram; Manimekalai ( avg rating, 18 ratings, 0 reviews)/5(13). The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress.

This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them. Datasets available include LCSH, BIBFRAME, LC Name Authorities, LC Classification, MARC codes, PREMIS vocabularies, ISO language codes, and more.

This article is an adapted version of the talk presented by Arjun Bharadwaj at the Swadeshi Indology Conference in December Abstract The current paper attempts to explore the contributions of Dr. Padma Subrahmanyam, an artist and scholar, in the context of the Dravidian movement and her artistic rebuttal of the same.

One of the great classics of Indian culture is Silappadikaram, a Tamil epic. Silappadikaram means ‘The Story of Anklet’. It was composed by Ilango Adigal. Staging at Darpana on 30th December.