Thirukkural

Thirukkural contains wisdom for all: Union Minister for Education

Thiruvalluvar’s Thirukkural, which was written several centuries ago, contains wisdom for the whole of humanity, said Union Minister for Education Dharmendra Pradhan here on Sunday.

published on : 23rd January 2023

Mass Thirukkural reading session takes St Mary's College into the India Book of Records

Kavitha Jain, adjudicator, IBR congratulated the institution for attaining the milestone and handed over the certificate to the principal, Dr Sr ASJ Lucia Rose.

published on : 22nd December 2022

Ensure inclusion of Thirukkural in school curriculum in three months, Madras HC tells govt

Justices R Mahadevan and J Sathya Narayana Prasad observed that Thirukkural is an invaluable source of knowledge, wisdom and practical guidance on leading an ‘ethical and meaningful life’.

published on : 13th December 2022

Notice on plea alleging non-inclusion of Thirukkural in school syllabus

Also, the couplets are not included in the portions for final examination and thus teachers are not giving importance to teaching the couplets," he said.

published on : 19th October 2022

DYFI sends Thirukkural books to TN Governor

The governor had said the Thirukkural was de-spiritualised, when it was first translated by GU Pope in English.

published on : 10th October 2022

State told to respond on plea to publish 'Thirukkural' in Braille form

The bench observed that the government is expected to supply Braille copies of 'Thirukkural' to persons with visual impairment free of cost.

published on : 10th September 2022

GU Pope de-spiritualised Thirukkural: RN Ravi

“The translation was done with the colonial objective to trivialize the spiritual wisdom of India,” he said.

published on : 26th August 2022

Kural in colours

Merging surrealism and metaphorical realism, R Sowmya Iyal employs art to illustrate Thirukkural couplets and engage the youth in discovering life lessons

published on : 30th April 2022