Vol. 4 No. S-17 (2022): Volume 4, Issue S-17, Year 2022

The Way of Life of the Ancient Tamils through the Kalithokai

Bhagushia Begum N
PG & Research Department of Tamil, Sri Sarada College for Women (Autonomous), (Affiliated to Periyar University), Salem-636016, Tamil Nadu, India

Published 2022-12-17


  • Kalithokai,
  • Numbers,
  • Ancient Tamils,
  • Cultural Life,
  • Caste,
  • Religion,
  • Race
  • ...More

How to Cite

N, B. B. (2022). The Way of Life of the Ancient Tamils through the Kalithokai. International Research Journal of Tamil, 4(S-17), 118-122. https://doi.org/10.34256/irjt224s1720

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One of the Sangam books, the Kalithukku, describes the moral thoughts and the ideas of the modes of life which give benefit to life. The marriage of Tamils signifies the moral character of a combination of two minds. It also conveys a lot of information about the economy in terms of the fact that it is important for life. It clearly depicts the moral life and character of the people in the cultural life of caste, religion, language, race, culture, etc., in the realization of children's education, possessions, food, etc., and the professionalization of life. It is characteristic of this article to explain this. It clearly depicts the Children's education, possessions, food, etc., giving meaning to their lives in a professional manner, and cultural life such as caste, religion, language, race, culture, etc. The purpose of this article is to explain these.


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