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யவன ராணி [Yavana Rani] (யவன ராணி [Yavana Rani] #1)

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Yavana Rani (Tamil:யவன ராணி) is a Tamil language historical novel written by Sandilyan. Its title translates to "Greek Queen" in English. The story is based on ancient Tamil poetry. It is a love story set around 2000 years ago, focusing on the Commander-in-chief of the Chola Army. The story takes place during the period of Karikalan, one of the greatest kings of the Early ...more
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Kumaran Vellaisamy
Jan 24, 2015 Kumaran Vellaisamy rated it really liked it
Shelves: tamil-sandilyan
படிதததிலேயே இரு பெணகளிடமும மயஙகிவிடடேன. நலல வேளை நான அபபொழுது பிறககவிலலை, இலலையேல அநத இரு பெணகளையே சுததி வநதிருபபேன ...more
Udhayt
Jun 23, 2015 Udhayt rated it really liked it
Let me try to write a review in Tamil :)


கரிகாலசோழரின வெமபோரை சிததரிககும இநநூலுககு காவேரி நதியின சிறபபையும, தமிழ கனனியரின அழகையும கலகி வரணிபபது ஒரு அணிகலனாக அமைகிறது.

ஆடவரின இதயம ஒருவருகருககு சொநதம இலலை எனபதை போல கடடும இளஞசெழியன,தமிழ பெணடிரின கறபுநெறியை காடடும பூவழகி,விதியை வழுவாது நமபும யவன ராணி ஆகிய மூவரும ஒருஙகே சேரநது கதைககு மேலும உயிர ஊடடியுளளனர.

இளஞசெழியன மறறும பூவழகிககு இடையேயான காதல ஊடல நகைககததககது.

வீரம இலலாத சோழரகளும இலலை, தமிழ காவியமும இலலை. இநத யவன ராணி நூலும அதறகு ஒரு விளககலல.

நலலதொரு பட
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V.J. Eshwar
Jul 14, 2014 V.J. Eshwar rated it it was amazing
Yavana Rani was the first historial fictional work I had ever read in Tamil. At first, I was very much scared that I might not be able to finish it because I hated too much description in any novels and especially after my dad warned me of the same in this book too but I must thank Sandilyan for changing my taste. Ofcourse the book was too much descriptive but every word written was underlined by his extraordinary imagination which made me live at the periods of the Cholas. He was one of the bes ...more
Asha
Apr 07, 2014 Asha added it
just read
Ramachandran
Oct 09, 2010 Ramachandran rated it really liked it
The 1st book was a bit boring.. but the 2nd book was absolutely marvelous. Feeling proud to be a Tamilan..
Balakumar
Sep 04, 2013 Balakumar rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Every tamil reader interested in history
Recommended to Balakumar by: My friends
This is a historical novel in Tamil by Sri. Sandilyan. The story is based in a historical background when the Chola king Karikalan was trying to ascend the throne after the murder of his father King Ilanchetchenni.The story line is spun around a chieftain named ilanchezhian and a Roman princess sent by the Roman king to take over the Tamil country under the confusing political situation arising after the death of Ilanchtchenni. Tiberius, a semi-historic warrior of Roman empire plays a part in th ...more
Guhappranav
Nov 25, 2014 Guhappranav rated it it was amazing
One of the best tamil historic novels I have read, the details about each character is mind blowing.
Srinivasan.S
Dec 01, 2015 Srinivasan.S rated it it was amazing
As always fast paced and very interesting story.
Mani Kandan
Dec 14, 2015 Mani Kandan rated it it was amazing
Awesome... !!
Very Brilliant!!!
I too love both of them.. YavanaRani and Poovazhagi..
Sandilian is a Genius!!
Everyone should read!!
Karthik
May 21, 2015 Karthik rated it really liked it
Pacy and racy at few places.
Rkphilip
Interesting and Informative Book.
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Vivek
Oct 15, 2014 Vivek rated it it was amazing
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Vasugi
Aug 09, 2015 Vasugi added it
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Easter
Mar 05, 2014 Easter added it
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Karthic Keyan
Sep 11, 2015 Karthic Keyan rated it it was amazing
karikalan and cars . tiberies , slavers handle,waw what a jaijantic story this story based on madurai and indian sea also other country .i like this book for brave of the kings and technical and thinking .
every think is super once more i want to read this books.
Srikanth R
Apr 19, 2014 Srikanth R rated it it was amazing
The best book i've ever read.... Was struggling to read the last 10 pages with my eyes full of tears... Beats Ponniyin Selvan... Sandilyan is a genius... A MUST READ to all Tamils who are interested in novels....
Ponmarimuthu
Dec 22, 2014 Ponmarimuthu rated it it was amazing
Really Interesting story...
Ram
Jan 30, 2011 Ram rated it really liked it
Shelves: novels, tamil
Good read about ancient life history of Tamils, Cholas with historical references along with Chandilyan's imagination
Unnamalai
Sep 23, 2013 Unnamalai rated it it was amazing
one of my favourite novel.. really very good
Prem
Jul 27, 2012 Prem rated it it was amazing
every tamilan should know about this book
Poornima
Dec 01, 2013 Poornima rated it really liked it
best book of sandilyan
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I Want to buy all the Sandilyan's Historical novels 3 46 Sep 04, 2013 04:53AM  
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Sandilyan or Chandilyan (Tamil: சாணடிலயன) is the Pen name of Bhashyam Iyengar, a noted Tamil writer of Historical fiction. He is known for his historical romance and adventure novels, often set in the times of the Chola and Pandya empires.

சாணடிலயன (1910-1987) பிரபலமான தமிழ எழுததாளர. இவர வரலாறறுச சமபவஙகளை அடிபபடையாகக கொணட புதினஙகள எழுதிய எழுததாளரகளுள ஒருவர. இவரது புதினஙகள இதழகளில தொடரகளாக வெளிவநதுள
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