La Sa Ramamrutham


Born
in Lalgudi, India
October 29, 1916

Died
October 29, 2007


Lalgudi Saptarishi Ramamrutham was a veteran Tamil novelist, having authored 300 short stories, 6 novels and 10 collections of essays.

Born in 1916, he was a native of Lalgudi and one of the writers of the Manikodi era. He started writing when he was 20 originally in English and then changed over to Tamil. He worked in Punjab National Bank for 30 years and settled down in Chennai after his retirement.
La.Sa.Ra. worked for three years as a typist in Vauhini Pictures, which then produced a series of landmark Telugu films like "Vande Mataram", "Sumangali", and "Devata". It was then K. Ramnoth, another South Indian movie director, told La.Sa.Ra. not to waste his gift indicating that his hoping for a career in films would not be salutary. He ulti
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Average rating: 4.13 · 180 ratings · 19 reviews · 11 distinct works
Abitha

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Janani

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புத்ர

4.33 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 1999 — 4 editions
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சிந்தா நதி

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Paarkadal

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Pachai Kanavu

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