The radical type of Tamil literature has been in life handiest since round two centuries. 

Ahead of that, the poetry shape used to rule the roost for just about two thousand years. Novel is a somewhat new style in Tamil literature however may be very widespread a number of the Tamil novel readers. The radical layout used to be made preferred through mythical writers like Kalki Krishnamurthy, Vai. Mu. Kothainayaki, Lakshmi, Na. Parthasarathy and so on.  The radical shape has given us a number of others.   The historical novels through Kalki, Akilan, Sandilyan and Na. Parthasarathy have been loved through the Tamil readers for his or her skillful depiction of the historical, social and cultural facets of the bygone technology.  Those novels are at least beneficial treasures for the Tamil folks of even successive generations. Here’s a hen’s eye view of one of the most well-known historical novels.  

Historic novels through Kalki

‘Ponniyin Selvan’ is a singular set within the Chola length and brings out the social and political scenario that prevailed right through that technology.   The imaginary characters and occasions mix smartly into the historical occasions.  He may just even mix humour and satire into the true occasions. His description of the kings and the wars they fought and their aspirations and desires for his or her nation and folks.  The tales have been stuffed with twists and turns that captured the creativeness of the studying public.  ‘Sivagamiyin Sabhatham’ is his masterpiece, romantic novel set within the Pallava dynasty’s reign over south India. ‘Parthiban Kanavu’ is the tale of Chola prince Vikkiraman who fulfills the dream of his father Parthiban, the Chola king to re-establish the Chola kingdom and liberating it from the Pallava ruler Narasimha Varma Pallavan. 


Akilan’s ‘Kayalvizhi’ is a gripping saga set within the Pandiya kingdom background.  His different novels come with ‘Vengayin Maindhan’, ‘Kanni Maadam’ and ‘Vettri Thirunagar.’ ‘Vengayin Mainthan’ has received the Sahitya Academy Award in 1963. ‘Vettri Thirunagar’ depicts the lifetime of Viswanatha Nayaka of Vijaya Nagar who used to be the founding father of the Nayakas. He performed a big position in integrating the rustic. 

Na Parthasarathy

Popularly referred to as ‘Deepam’ Parthasarathy, after the identify of the Tamil mag he edited, his novels ‘Paandimaa Devi’, ‘Rani Mangammal’ and ‘Manipallavam’ are highly regarded. Paandimaa Devi depicts the wonderful Tamil tradition and philosophy. The radical is a tale of the Pandian ruler the 3rd Rasa Simma Pandiyan. 


‘Vanthiyathevan Vaal’ through Vikkiraman is a singular set in Raja Raja Chola length. He has penned some fascinating novels like ‘Kulothungan Kanavu’, ‘Raja Rajan Sabhatham’, ‘Aalavai Arasi’ and ‘Vathapi Vijayam’ which can be highly regarded. 

Kovi Manisekaran

‘Kollippaavai’, ‘Naaga Nandhini’, ‘Vengai Vanam’, ‘Sera Sooriyan’ and ‘Ilavarasi Mohanangi’ are well-known novels through Kovi. Manisekaran serialized in Tamil Magazines. 

Ra Ki Rangarajan

‘Naan Krishnadevarayan’ through Ra. Ki. Rangarajan is a tale woven round Vijayanagaram and as noticed through the king Krishnadeva Rayan. 


His novels are historical romance with a number of journey laced into them.  Maximum of them are set within the occasions of the Chola kingdom.  His novels additionally describe the political eventualities prevailing in south India and the warfare with the opposite nations around the seas. ‘Yavana Rani’ is set a Greek Princess who’s stored through Ilanchezhiyan, from the Chola Empire.  ‘Kadal Pura’ is any other novel in regards to the military commander of Chola king Rajendra II and the princess of Sumatra. 

Tamil readers may just learn lots of the historic novels serialized in Tamil weekly magazines. They have been printed as books afterward.

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