Tips for making perfect!

Name Kannadasan
Birth Name Muthiah
Profession Poet, Lyricist, Editor, Producer, Writer
Date of Birth 24th June 1927
Birth Place Sirukudalpatti (Near Karaikudi), Tamilnadu
Date of Death 17th October 1981
Title Kaviarasu
Religion Hindu
Mother Tongue Tamil
Nationality Indian
Family Father – Sathappan
Mother – Visaalakshi
Wives – Ponnazhagi and Parvathi
Sons – 9
Daughters – 5
Education School :
* Elementary School at Sirukudalpatti
* High school (upto 8th Std) at Amaravathi Pudur.
Debut Film Lyrics for Movie song – Kalangkathiru Manamae, Kannanin Kadhali (1949)
Literary work – Mangkani (1952-1953)
Story, Dialogue – Illara Jyothi (1952)
Daily Newspaper – Thenral (1954)
First Job Ajax Company, Thiruvottriyur
First literary Job Editor of “Thirumakal” (1944)
His works Novels – 21
Essays on Hinduism (Arthamulla Indhumadham) – 10
Poems – 4000
Lyrics for Movie songs – 5000
Non-Filmi Poetry – “Yesu Kaviyam”
Great love towards Tamil language, culture, literature, prose, poetry
Contributions Epics, stories, essays, poems, drama, biography
Noticable Novels * Aval oru inthup pen (1992)
* Sivappukal mukkuththi (1992)
* Raththa pushpangkal (1992)
* Swarna saraswathi (1992)
* Nadantha kathai (1992)
* Mica (1992)
* Suruthi ceratha rakangkal (1992)
* Muppadhu nalum pournami (1992)
* Kadal konda thennadu (1992)
* Arangamum antharankamum (1992)
* Ayiram thIvu angkayarkanni (1992)
* Theivath thirumanangkal natakam (1992)
* Ayirangaal mandapam (1992)
* Athaivida rakasiyam (1992)
* Kathal konda thennadu (1992)
* Oru kavingnanin kadhai (1978)
* Singkai partha chennai (1992)
* Velangkattiyur vizha (1992)
* Vilakku mattuma sivappu (1992)
* Vanavasam (1981)
* Athaivida ragasiyam (1981)
* Birunthaavanam (1994)
Biography * Enathu Vasantha Kalangkal
* Enathu Suyasaritham
* Vanavasam
Editor * Chandamarudham
* Thirumagal
* Thirai O li
* Medhavi
* Thendral
* Thendralthirai
* Mullai
* Kannadasan
Award Sahitya Akademi Translation Prize for his novel “Cheraman Kadhali” (1980).
Facts * He was an atheist and a follower of the Dravidian atheistic movement.
* After reading Thiruppavai of Andal, he reconverted back himself to Hinduism.
* He wrote ‘Mankani’ while he was in prison for Dalmiapuram name change protest.

If you liked this Kannadasan, please like, tweet and share this on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pin Board or leave a comment. You can also get the latest portfolio by subscribing to our feed. Don't forgot to share your voice with your friends! They may have also like or have thought on this portfolio and that will help us to improve our selves!.

Total number of people read this article: 43478

Join Our Newsletter

Latest Tamil Cinema news and gossips, like what you read here in this article?
Get more like it delivered to your inbox daily.

You need to do one more thing before you'll start receiving content from us.

  1. Check your email for a message from SouthDreamz.com.
  2. Click the link in that email.
  3. If you don't see the email in about 10 minutes, check your spam filter.
  4. Add [email protected] to your list of 'safe senders' in your email program. Otherwise, the content you want might end up in a nasty spam filter. And that's just wrong.

Once you do that, you'll receive the good stuff next time we publish. See you then!

Our Mailing List Policy

We Hate SPAM: Seriously. We don't like to send unsolicited email, and we know you don't like to receive unsolicited email. Below, we outline our Mailing List Policy, which could be summarized simply as "We Hate Spam."

No unsolicited email: We never buy lists of email addresses from other people, period. We never send email newsletters or promotions to people who haven't subscribed, period.

Your email address is safe with us.
We never sell or share your email addresses with other companies.

You can unsubscribe at any time: If you receive a newsletter or email and decide you don't like it, simply click the unsubscribe link at the bottom of the email.

If you feel you've been sent unsolicited email and would like to register a complaint, please email our abuse department.

On this page, we have tried to provide all the information on Kannadasan. However, if you encounter any discrepancy in the information about Kannadasan, do write to us. We welcome any kind of feedback that would improve the quality of the site, a site that strives to provide the best information on Kannadasan.

Dr. Kalaignar Karunanidhi

Name Dr.Kalaignar Karunanidhi Nick