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The Bible and Kural

V. Antony John Alaharasan

The Bible and Kural

a comparison

by V. Antony John Alaharasan

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Published by Vantage Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tiruvaḷḷuvar. -- Comparative studies.,
  • Wisdom literature -- Comparative studies.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementV. Antony John Alaharasan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS1455 .A63 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 221 p. ;
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2417596M
    ISBN 100533077710
    LC Control Number87091802
    OCLC/WorldCa26354323

      In the Hebrew Bible, God forms Adam from the soil, blows the breath of life into him, and places him and a female companion, Eve, in a garden to “keep and guard it.” According to the creation narrative in the Quran, before God made Adam, He informed the angels of His divine plan to “create a vicegerent on earth.”Author: All That's Interesting. The Book an ancient one written and authored by the popular "Thiruvalluvar" who lived in ancient Tamil Nadu in India years ago is one of the most revered and read book, other than Bible. The English Translation nversion of the Book is satisfactory translated. I /5(17).

      Thirukkural- The Book of Wisdom: Why Religionists do not accept Thirukkural? Many Christians who preach Bible deny the virtues in Tirukkural. They . The Quran was written about years after the Bible and affirms the Bible as the word of God, less the alleged Tahrif. By contrast, the Bible refutes the Quran in its entirety with a stern warning in its final paragraph that nothing is to be added to or deleted from the Bible.

      Thirukkural, the Veda of the Tamils, is a book of great value to the Tamils. Foreign writers who translated it into English and other European languages said it is like the Bible for the Tamils. Book I of the Kural primarily bases its preachings on ahimsa (non-violence), interpreted by scholars as the Jaina moral code of compassion, which insists on a vegan lifestyle (see article Jain vegetarianism). Other chapters in the book such as Chapter 25 (Compassion), Chapter 32 (Non-violence), Chapter 33 (Non-killing) too insists on this.


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The Book an ancient one written and authored by the popular "Thiruvalluvar" who lived in ancient Tamil Nadu in India years ago is one of the most revered and read book, other than Bible. The English Translation nversion of the Book is satisfactory translated/5(5). The third book on inbam contains twenty five chapters, the first seven being on pre marital love (kalavu) and the next eighteen on marital love.

There are chapters in all, each chapter contains ten distichs in the metre known as Kural and the work itself is now called by that name. The Greatness of Kural; lingam's Translation; Preface to the Book revolution of Thiruvalluvar is his identification of God by His divine attributes and not by any name in the very first Kural of his book, which reads: The Christians worshipping Jesus Christ and Mother Mary read the Holy Bible, the Muslims worshipping Allah read.

The Kural is a book of wisdom in the form of poetic couplets, written by Tiruvalluvar around years ago in India. These couplets are divided into dharma (virtue), artha (wealth), and kama (love) - three of the four supreme aims of the Hindu tradition/5.

The Tirukural, written over two millenia ago by the Weaver-Saint Tiruvalluvar, translated under the guidance of Gurudeva, Sivaya Subramuniyaswami, founder of the Himalayan Academy - Index. In both the Bible and the Quran, Jonah is swallowed by a "big fish", usually inferred to be a whale.

The Book of Jonah in the Bible consists of four chapters about Jonah's mission to Nineveh. The Book, a contemporary, easy-to-understand Bible, is available in The New Living Book is an authoritative yet easy-to-read text that brings the Good News in a fresh format that is engaging for readers of all ages.

Designed for someone who is new to the Bible or an unbeliever, The Book features a topical helpfinder, book introductions, and indexes that help people find answers /5().

Like the Bible and Quran, Thirukural is also a great book that is known to be the most translated work in the world. This great Sangam Literature has been translated to more than 80 languages of the world.

It is a well known fact that in order to honor Thiruvalluvar, a. The Tirukkural (திருக்குறள், literally Sacred Verses), or shortly the Kural, is a classic Tamil language text consisting of 1, couplets or Kurals.

The text is divided into three books, each with aphoristic teachings on virtue (aram, dharma), wealth (porul, artha) and love (inbam, kama).Author: Valluvar. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Bible and Kural: A comparison at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.4/5(1).

Bible And Thirukural - By. identified from the Dravidian point of view and the author establishes that Thirukkural is the first Christian ethical book in Tamil and that Saivism and Vaishnavism have evolved in Tamilnadu out of the ethics of Thirukkural.

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Porul (Kural book) The Book of Poruḷ, in full Poruṭpāl (Tamil: பொருட்பால், literally, “division of wealth or polity”), also known as the Book of Wealth, Book of Polity, the Second Book or Book Two in translated versions, is the second of the three books or parts of the Kural literature, authored by the ancient Indian philosopher Valluvar.

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‘kural’, in tamil, means ‘short’. each of the tirukkural’s 1, verses holds its meaning tightly, gives its message in something like telegraphese. often called the universal book of principles, the work is organized into chapters and three books.

‘book i: being good’ is aimed at householders and sets out the principles of leading an ethical life. ‘book ii: being politic’ is a manual for rulers and /5(18).

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This commentary will be read and re-read for years to come.”—Reza Aslan, author of Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth and God: A Human History. The Tamils believe that the Kural has been translated into most languages, next only to the Bible and the Qur’an., There are other texts with similar claims of having been translated several times in many languages.

The Hindus claim that their most popular scripture the Bhagavad Gita is the second most widely translated book after the Bible.The International Tamil Language Foundation with the motto ENRICH THROUGH TAMIL strives to develop and maintain the traditions of Tamil language and culture in the United States and other nations.

The Foundation is a tax exempt, not for profit, service organization with members and supporters throughout the world.This is a difficult question, because it is difficult to choose one out ofwhich if you ask me, are equally good. But here are a few that i would like to remember always.

1) (Copying from Srini Vasan's answer) உடுக்கை இழந்தவன் கைபோல ஆங்கே.