Perumpanatrupadai's Traditional Residence and Food Habits

Aruchamy S
Deparament of Languages – Tamil Wing, Karpagam Academy of Higher Education, Coimbatore-641021, Tamil Nadu, India.


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The Perumpanatrupadai with the special name Panaru was sung by Kadiyalur Uruthirankannan to praise the Perumpanan who was about to receive the prize by Panan to appease the Thondaiman Ilanthirayan. Not only the news about the bravery and gift of Thondaiman Ilanthirayan, but also the lifestyle of the Panars, the lives and work of Einar, Kovalar, Uzhawar, Valaignar, Anthanar, etc., news about the construction of their residences, food preparation, hospitality, agriculture, barter, etc., have been recorded. This article is designed to analyse the news about housing and food.


  • Perumpanatrupadai,
  • Thondaiman Ilanthirayan,
  • Perumpanan,
  • Lifestyle of the Panars


  1. Backiamary, F., (2007) Vagamai Nokkil Ilakkiya Varalaru, New Century Book House, Chennai, India.
  2. Subramaniyan, S. V., (2003) Sanga Ilakkiyam Pathupattu, New Century Book House, Chennai, India.
  3. Vasudevan, K., (2007) Panmuga Nokkil Ilakkiya Varalaru, Devan Pathippagam, Chennai, India.



How to Cite

S, A. (2022). Perumpanatrupadai’s Traditional Residence and Food Habits. Indian Journal of Tamil, 3(3), 11–16.

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