Saiva Religion (A belief system that places Lord Shiva as the Supreme God) and Tamil language completely interrelated. Tamil grew with the Saiva Bakthi movement from the 6th century onwards, and many magnificent Shiva temples were being built in South India and other parts of India.
There was no caste system in Saiva Tamil literature and hence no untouchability.
Thiru Moolar, one of the great Tamil saints had said:
Onte kulamum Oruvanae devannm in Padal 2066 of Thirumanthiram, 10th Thirumurai, which means that the one Dawn is Lord Shiva.
Dr. C. Kannan, M.B.B.S., M.N.A.M.S.. post graduate in Community medicine (also called social and preventive medicine) has a 45-year-long career from 1973 in the public health department of-the Government of Tamil Nadu and seven medical colleges as professor and HOD in both government and private medical colleges.
The author had travelled to most states of India and a few foreign countries. He reads a lot of history and religious books. This is his sixth book as author. His earlier books were:
1. iMao-tse-tung prepares for Third World it,: in English (1971)
2. Need for two-child norm for couples. in "Tamil. (1973)
3. 'Need for casteless society in "Tamil quoting the Bhagavad Gita 4:13 and 18: 40-41 and commentary by Swamy Chithbavananda. (1992)
4. People of the world must have scientific mindset, in Tamil. (2013)
5. 1947 varai Indhiyavil Anniyar Aatebi, in Tamil. (2016)
He was awarded the Bharat Ratna Mother Teresa Gold Medal award for excellence in his field on the occasion of the 33rd National Unity Conference on 'National Economic Growth through Individual Contribution'. The award was given by Global Economic progress and Research Association (GEPRA). New Dell.
Onte Kulamum Oruvanae Devanum... Padal 2066 In Thirumanthiram, 10th Thirumurai In Tamil By Tirumoolar. South Indian State Govts. Can Abolish Caste System, To Bring About Equality, Fraternity, And Self Esteem Among People.
**Contents and Sample Pages**
Item Code: NAR119 Author: Dr. C. Kannan Cover: PAPERBACK Edition: 2018 Publisher: Notion Press ISBN: 9781642495317 Language: English Size: 9.00 X 6.00 inch Pages: 46 (32 B/W Illustrations) Other Details: Weight of the Book: 0.07 Kg