Title:A Critical Review of the Story of Ramayana and an Account of South Indian Castes
Publisher:Asian Educational Service
Remarks:Translated from English to Tamil.
Size:144 x 225 mm
The Tamilian-Antiquary was a journal edited by D. Savariroyan, and was published between 1907-and 1914. The complete set is in 12 thin volumes. The set contains many erudite articles on various well-known and not so well known aspects of southern India.
Volume One contains articles on : Bharat land or ""Dravidian India'; the solar and lunar races; ode to Cheruman Perum C. U. Cheralathan; the relation of the Pandavas to the Tamilian kings; and, on the words Chera and Kerala.
Volume Two contains a lengthy dissertation on the critical review of the story of the Ramayana, and an account of south Indian castes
v. 1, no. 1. The Bharata land or Dravidian India / D. Savaririoyan ; The solar & the lunar races of India: who are their modern representatives / V.J. Thamby Pillai ; Ode to Cheraman: Perum Chotru Udiyan Cheralathan / K.G. Sesha Aiyer ; Notes on the relation of the Pandavas to the Tamilian Kings ; On the words Chera & Kerala.
v. 1, no. 2. A critical review of the story of the Ramayana and an account of South Indian castes / V.P. Subramania Mudaliar
v. 1, no. 3. Some mile-stones in the history of Tamil literature or the age of Tirujnana Sambandha / P. Sundaram Pillai
v. 1, no. 4. Manikka Vacagar and his date / K.G. Sesha Aiyar ; Manikka Vacagar and the early Christians of Malabar / T. Ponnambalam Pillai
v. 1, no. 5. Glimpses of ancient Dravidians / E.S.W. Senathi Raja ; The Augustan age of Tamil literature / S. Krishnaswamy Aiyengar ; The ten Tamil Idyls / P. Sundaram Pillai ; Dravidian Kingdoms / T.M. Rengachariar & T. Desikachariar
v. 1, no. 6. Pura-Porul, "The Objective": a summarised account of Pura-Porul Venba Malai and selections translated from the 400 lyrics Pura-Nanuru / G.U. Pope.
v. 1 no. 7.
Valmiki Ramayana and South Indian sociology and South Indian castes at the time of the Ramayana / V.P. Subramania Mudaliar ; The Ramayana an historical study / P.V. Nanu Pillai ; Studies in the Ramayana / C. Tirumalayya Naidu ; The morality of the Ramayan / T. Ponnambalam Pillai ; The morality of the Ramayana: a review / T. Sadasiva Aiyer ; The morality of Ramayana: a rejoinder / T. Ponnambalam Pillai ; Sri Valmiki and South India / M. Raghava Aiyengar
v. 1, no. 8. Dravidian Kingdoms / T.M. Rengachariyar and T. Desikachariyar ; The conquest of Bengal and Burma by the Tamils / V. Kanakasabhai ; Distribution of races round the Persian Gulf / J.A. Saldanha ; Representative institutions in Southern India one thousand years ago / T. Ponnambalam Pillai ; Pura Nanuru: the 400 lyrics: laments / K.G. Sesha Aiyar ; Serpent worship in India / M. Jivaratnam
The ancient Dravidian industries and commerce / M. Raghava Aiyangar
v. 1 no. 9. Dravidian Kingdoms: list of Pandiyan coins / T. Desikachariar ; Music in ancient India: a study in the Ramayana / C. Tirumalayya Naidu; The origin of the Cranganur (Kodungallur) Temple / T. Ponnambalam Pillai; The age of Pattuppattu / T.A. Ramalingam Chettiar; Heroic mothers of ancient Tamiligam / M. Raghava Aiyangar
v. 1, no. 10. The origin of the Tamil Vellalas / V.J. Thamby Pillai
v. 2, no. 1. An old tradition preserved / V.J. Tamby Pillai ; A note on the Sangam Periods / D. Savariroyan ; The antiquity of Nanjinad and Shenkottah: the two Tamil Districts of Travancore / T. Ponnambalam Pillai ; Sage Pavanandhi, critic and teacher / M.S. Purnalingam Pillai ; Dravidian coins / T.M. Rengachariar and T. Desikachariar ; The Kural / J. Lazarus ; A chapter from the Kural / J.M. Nallaswami Pillai ; The Tamils in the epic age / M. Raghava Aiyangar ; Lanka and the Tamil Sangams / A. Mututthamby Pillai ; Pandiyan coins / T. Desikachariar
v. 2, no. 2. The Cholas and their coinage / T. Desikachariar ; The origin of the word 'Arya' / V.J. Tamby Pillai ; The Canarese War / T. Ponnambalam Pilla i; The Tamil Proverbs / J. Lazarus ; St. Thomas, the Apostle, and India / Joseph C. Panjikaran ; Vibhishnan Buddhi / M.S. Purnalingam Pillai.