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Dr.V.K. Kanniappan

(17.10.1944 / Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India)

Advice To The Kings And Administrators!


The axle of the cart, loaded
with light-weighted peacock feathers
too, may break if the cart is overloaded.
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Hi,
This poem 'Advice To The Kings And Administrators! ' is a translation of a poem from Tamil literature 'ThirukkuRaL'

பீலிபெய் சாகாடும் அச்சிறும் அப்பண்டஞ்
சால மிகுத்துப் பெயின்.475 வலியறிதல்

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