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Vol. 3 No. 1 (2021): Volume 3, Issue 1, Year 2021

Epic and feminist theory

Nathiya V
Department of Tamil, Vellalar College for Women, Erode, Tamil Nadu, India.

Published 2020-11-16


  • Epic,
  • women,
  • Feminist,
  • Education

How to Cite

V, N. (2020). Epic and feminist theory. International Research Journal of Tamil, 3(1), 24-31.

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The Rhetoric of antiquity which derived from old tales have emerged to be the pioneer for epic stories. ‘Parantha mozhigal adiniminthozhugam’ which is one of the rhetoric from ‘Thol’ and the long series which are meant for Perunkaapiyam creates an epic. Ethics, materials, pleasure and spiritual attainment are the four natural aspects, an epic shows off. The research deals with how the women of the particular epic’s age have excelled in their education and bravery. Our country will be developed when every people understands equal rights in the very situation. Recent record proves that the men and women equality at present has risen all over the world than any other time. Calmness, patience, sacrifice, kindness, gratitude, beauty are the feminine quality.


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