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Thakazhi, Kuttanadu, Alappuzha
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Thakazhi Sivasankara Pillai was a novelist and short story writer of Malayalam language. He is popularly known as Thakazhi, after his place of birth. Born in the village of Thakazhy, in Kuttanad, Alappuzha district of Kerala, he started to write stories when he was a schoolboy.  His literary taste was nurtured by his high school headmaster Kainikkara Kumara Pillai who exposed him to Indian literature.  He met Kesari A Balakrishna Pillai while pursuing his law studies in Tiruvanantapuram.  He introduced Thakazhi to modern European literature and thought  He focused on the oppressed classes as the subject of his works, which are known for their attention to historic detail.  He has written several novels and over 600 short stories. His most famous works are Kayar (1978) and Chemmeen (1956; film adaptation, 1965). He was awarded India's highest literary award, the Jnanpith in 1984.

 Books of THAKAZHI SIVASANKARA PILLAI

CHEMMEEN

Author : THAKAZHI SIVASANKARA PILLAI
Category : NOVEL
Publisher : DC BOOKS
Language : MALAYALAM
Face Value :  ₹ 140.00
Special Price :₹ 126.00
Total Votes: 18

The novel Chemmeen by Thakazhi Sivasankara Pillai is widely ...

VELLAPPOKATHILUM MATTU PRADHANA KATHAKALUM

Author : THAKAZHI SIVASANKARA PILLAI
Category : STORIES
Publisher : DC BOOKS
Language : MALAYALAM
Face Value :  ₹ 85.00
Special Price :₹ 76.00
Total Votes: 9

 

KAYAR

Author : THAKAZHI SIVASANKARA PILLAI
Category : NOVEL
Publisher : DC BOOKS
Language : MALAYALAM
Face Value :  ₹ 475.00
Special Price :₹ 427.00
Total Votes: 20

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THAKAZHIYUDE NOVALUKAL

Author : THAKAZHI SIVASANKARA PILLAI
Category : NOVEL
Publisher : DC BOOKS
Language : MALAYALAM
Face Value :  ₹ 425.00
Special Price :₹ 382.00
Total Votes: 38

 

RANDITANGAZHI

Author : THAKAZHI SIVASANKARA PILLAI
Category : NOVEL
Publisher : DC BOOKS
Language : MALAYALAM
Face Value :  ₹ 90.00
Special Price :₹ 81.00
Total Votes: 29

A world renowned novel by Malayalam writer, Thakazhi Sivas...

ENIPPADIKAL

Author : THAKAZHI SIVASANKARA PILLAI
Category : NOVEL
Publisher : DC BOOKS
Language : MALAYALAM
Face Value :  ₹ 260.00
Special Price :₹ 234.00
Total Votes: 5

Enippadikal is a renowned novel by the Jnanpith award winn...
 
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THOTTIYUDE MAKAN

Author : THAKAZHI SIVASANKARA PILLAI
Category : NOVEL
Publisher : DC BOOKS
Language : MALAYALAM
Face Value :  ₹ 80.00
Special Price :₹ 72.00
Total Votes: 18

Thottiyute Makan narrates the terrific life of septic tank...

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