Kadasippakkam by கண்ணதாசன் [Kannadasan]Kannadasan (24 June 1927 – 17 October 1981) was a Tamil poet and lyricist, heralded as one of the greatest and most important writers in the Tamil language. Frequently called Kaviarasu (English: King of Poets), Kannadasan was most familiar for his song lyrics in Tamil films and contributed around 5000 lyrics apart from 6000 poems and 232 books, including novels, epics, plays, essays, his most popular being the 10-part religious essay on Hinduism, captioned Arthamulla Indhumatham (English: Meaningful Hindu Religion). He won the Sahitya Akademi Award for his novel Cheraman Kadali in the year 1980 and was the first to receive the National Film Award for Best Lyrics, given in 1969 for the film Kuzhanthaikkaga.
சேரமான் காதலி [Cheramaan kaadhali]
Thamil Kaviarasu Kannadasan front cover. While serializing the biography of his contemporary MGR in this website, I have long wondered how their friendship, cooperation, conflict and rivalry in both cinema and politics, stimulated their creativity. Both were strong-willed talents. Earlier, I also have had a thought of combining the lives of MGR and Kannadasan, as a dual biography. I left the island in August
His first job was a Clerk in Ajax Company, Tirivatriyur, Chennai at the age of 13 while he worked on various jobs like Editor in "Tirumagal " and in worked as Editor in "Tharai Oli" and "Methavi". Biography of Kannadasan - Name : A. But he left DMK in and started his own party " Tamil Desiya Katchi " during and in 66 he merged the party with congress and became the commitee member for All India Congress Party A. All are literary Magazines. In Mortal remains brought to Chennai on On
Kannadasan was a prolific writer and his writing covered a variety of forms- poems, novels, lyrics for Tamil films and books on spirituality. Kaviyam the story of Jesus told in the poetic form.
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Kannadasan 24 June, — 17 October, was a Tamil Poet and Lyricist, heralded as one of the greatest and most important writer in the Tamil Language. Frequently called Kaviyarasu English : King of Poets , Kannadasan was most familiar for his song lyrics in Tamil Films and contributed around Lyrics besides Poems and Books, including Novels, Epics, Plays, Essays, his most popular being the 10 — part religious essay on Hinduism, captioned Arthamulla Indhumatham English : Meaningful Hinduism and the biography of Jesus Christ in verse, titled Yesu Kaaviyam. But when Kannadasan died at the age of 54, on 16 October , millions of Tamils remembered him only by the name Kannadasan. For Tamils all over the world, Kannadasan epitomised their Poetry Style. There is no doubt that Kannadasan had a penetrating eye and keen Observational Powers. Kannadasan also did not live a cocoon — type of life.
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Frequently called Kaviarasu or Kavirajar King of Poets , Kannadasan was most familiar for his song lyrics in Tamil films and contributed around film lyrics apart from poems and books,  including novels, epics , plays, essays, his most popular being the part religious essay on Hinduism , Artthamulla Indhumatham Meaningful Hindu Religion. Kannadasan was born to Sathappan and Visalakshi in the year , in Sirukudalpatti , near Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, India and was given the birth — name Muthiah. He was the 8th child to his parents and had 10 siblings. He was adopted by Chigappi Aachi for a sum of INR at an early age, who brought him up and was responsible for his early stages of school education. He completed his schooling till the 8th standard in Sirukudalpatti and Amaravathipudhur. After dropping out of school he worked for a private company in Tiruvottiyur before taking up an editorial post in a Tamil Magazine where for the first time he took up the pseudonym Kannadasan.