Results 1 – 16 of 47 by Sandilyan. Paperback · offer(6 offers). out of 5 stars 4 · Mannan Magal. by Sandilyan by Sandilyan by Sandilyan. Jaladeepam Part-1 2 3 8. Jeeva Bhoomi 9. Kadal Pura Part-1 2 3 Mannan Magal Mogana Silai Mohini Vanam Moongil Sandilyan Novels. Yavana Rani – This is based on the life of early Chola King Ilanchetcheni & Karikala Cholan. 2. Kadal pura – This is based on the li In this novel Sandilyan brilliantly narrates the Cholas naval expedition to present day Malaysian, Though the names, time period change – the overall plot and treatment often is not.

Author: Vilkree Talabar
Country: Spain
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Environment
Published (Last): 1 January 2017
Pages: 378
PDF File Size: 16.38 Mb
ePub File Size: 20.10 Mb
ISBN: 373-8-47555-932-1
Downloads: 15550
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Zugis

He became a member of the Indian National Congress.

Author Products

Nagar in the s. His college nobels came from Tiruchirappalli St. Sandilyan’s most famous novels were serialised in Kumudama weekly Tamil magazine and was instrumental in increasing the circulation to a greater extent. Later he became a sub-editor at the English daily newspaper Hindustan Times.

It revolves around the family feud in the Pandya dynastySinhala army’s entry into Pandya Nadu at the request of one side, the alleged atrocities of the Sinhala army and the war between Og and Chola armies ending with the defeat of the former. While in college, he was influenced by the visit of C.


Later he also produced a documentary titled “Birth of a Newspaper”. Swaminatha Sharma who was working in Thiru.

His family was from Thiruindalur village near Mayiladuthurai. He was one of the very few Tamil writers to get a monthly salary from Kumudam for his novels.

Kamil Zvelebil once called him as the “fourth most popular Tamil Writer”. Sandilyan or Chandilyan Tamil: He started writing Tamil short stories in the Tamil Weekly Sudesamithran and also worked as a reporter in Sudesamithran from to He also started publishing in other magazines like Amudhasurabi.

He married Ranganayaki in Retrieved from ” https: After leaving Kumudamhe unsuccessfully ran a weekly magazine called Kamalam.

Popular Sandilyan Books

He co-wrote the screenplays of films like Swarga Seema and En Veedu He became friends with his neighbours V. InThe Tamil Nadu Government announced its intention to nationalise Sandilyan’s works along with those of 28 other authors and provide compensation to kf legal heirs.

SandilyanPorattangalChennai: Rajagopalachari and joined the Indian independence movement.

He is known for his historical romance and adventure novels, often set in the times of the Chola and Pandya empires. His historical novels were published in book form by Vanadhi Padhippagam and became best sellers. Encouraged by this success Sandilyan started learning the Tamil language formally from a Tamil Pandit named Thirukannapuram Srinivachariar.


One of his first works was a self-published political novel called Balathkaaram. Views Read Edit View history. Joseph’s College, Tiruchirappalli alumni 20th-century Indian novelists Indian historical novelists Novelists from Tamil Nadu 20th-century Indian male writers.

Sandilyan – Wikipedia

As ofmany of them still remain in print, four decades after being first published. Bovels weekly magazine Navasakthi and the noted Tamil writer Kalki Krishnamurthy. With their encouragement he wrote his aandilyan short story titled Shantha Seelan. This page was last edited on 12 Octoberat Paalaivanathu pushpam and Sandha deepam were his earliest historical novels.

He later wrote about his film world experiences in his book Cinema Valarndha Kadhai After his stint at the Hindustan Times he returned to work at Sudesamithran and started writing full-length novels.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. After finishing college he moved to T.