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Dr.V.K. Kanniappan

Freshman - 1,188 Points (17.10.1944 / Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India)

Three Things Which Reveal One’s Ignorance!


A person who,

Tries to expose and reveal his family born
Trait and pride in the assembly of learned men,

Tries to expose in the learned audience
About his exemplary educational qualifications,

Speaks about the success how he conquered the war
By killing the enemies and made the king more happier

Should not self boast himself by doing the above said
Three things which reveal his ignorance, indeed!

Submitted: Monday, September 16, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 16, 2013
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Hi,
This poem 'Three things which reveal one’s ignorance! ' is a translation of a poem from Tamil literature 'Thirikatukam'

தொல்அவையுள் தோன்றும் குடிமையும், தொக்கு) இருந்த
நல்அவையுள் மேம்பட்ட கல்வியும், வெல்சமத்து
வேந்(து) உவப்ப அட்(டு) ஆர்த்த வென்றியும், -இம்மூன்றும்
தாம்தம்மைக் கூறாப் பொருள்.8 திரிகடுகம்

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