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Karaikkal Ammaiyar

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Recipient of a rare privilege
Saint Karaikal Ammaiyar had to contend with this conflict. She was by nature a devout woman and though a devoted wife, her married life came to an end when her husband left her without informing her of his plans for his future.
Karaikkal Ammaiyar (1943)
Karaikkal Ammaiyar is one of the three women saints among the 63 Nayanmars, and is considered one of the greatest figures of Tamil literature. She was born in Karaikkal, which was, during the Chola period, a maritime centre.
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