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Scholar, chronicler of inner lives of Tamils
A temple and its builder
The age of the Thiruvetteeswarar Temple in Triplicane is a mystery. A passing reference to a Vedicchuram in Appar's Tevaram has been cited to show that the shrine was in existence even in the 7th century.
Heralded in three octaves
He began with the Tamizh Tevaram hymn, 'Vananai Madhi Soodiya Mainthanai' in lilting Keeravani. 'Vinaradhana Manavi' the Devagandhari kriti of Tyagaraja followed, at madhyamakaala speed. The speciality of Abishek's voice is that it traverses all three ...
USP of the Shiva Temple at Koovam
Koovam, originally called Thiruvirkolam, a small village in Tiruvallur district is home to a very ancient Shiva temple, known as the Tripurantaka Swami temple.
A journey through murals in south India
"At the Atmanathaswamy temple in Tirupperunturai, for instance, murals transpose the 275 sites sacred to Siva praised and systematically ordered in the Tevaram (hymns sung by Shaivite saints), onto the ceiling of the temple.

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