யவன ராணி [Yavana Rani]
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யவன ராணி [Yavana Rani]

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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
படித்ததிலேயே இரு பெண்களிடமும் மயங்கிவிட்டேன். நல்ல வேளை நான் அப்பொழுது பிறக்கவில்லை, இல்லையேல் அந்த இரு பெண்களையே சுத்தி வந்திருப்பேன்
Asha
Apr 07, 2014 Asha added it
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Ramachandran
The 1st book was a bit boring.. but the 2nd book was absolutely marvelous. Feeling proud to be a Tamilan..
V.J. Eshwar
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
Balakumar
Sep 04, 2013 Balakumar rated it 4 of 5 stars
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
Rkphilip
Interesting and Informative Book.
Easter
Mar 05, 2014 Easter added it
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Karthic Keyan
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
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....
Ram
Good read about ancient life history of Tamils, Cholas with historical references along with Chandilyan's imagination
Unnamalai
one of my favourite novel.. really very good
Prem
every tamilan should know about this book
M.premalatha
i like history novels
Poornima
best book of sandilyan
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I Want to buy all the Sandilyan's Historical novels 3 22 Sep 04, 2013 04:53AM  
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  • வேங்கையின் மைந்தன் [Vengaiyin Maindhan]
  • உடையார், #2 [Udayar]
  • கருவாச்சி காவியம் [Karuvachi Kaviyam]
  • ஸ்ரீரங்கத்து தேவதைகள் [Srirangathu Devadhaigal]
  • ஏழாம் உலகம்
  • வந்தார்கள் வென்றார்கள் [Vandhargal Vendrargal]
  • Arthamulla Hindu Matham, Vols. 1-10
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Sandilyan or Chandilyan (Tamil: சாண்டில்யன்) 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.

சாண்டில்யன் (1910-1987) பிரபலமான தமிழ் எழுத்தாளர். இவர் வரலாற்றுச் சம்பவங்களை அடிப்படையாகக் கொண்ட புதினங்கள் எழுதிய எழுத்தாளர்களுள் ஒருவர். இவரது புதினங்கள் இ...more
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