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Thappad - A View


Slap. Slapping a woman. Slapping a woman by a man. Slapping a wife by the husband. That's the story line. 
When someone asks you to tell the story line, we can have versions of going through the story.  'A man slaps his wife in a bit of anger and there she goes to court'. 'A husband has the right to slap his wife. What's big in that?''For a slap, shall you move to court? Its overreacted.''Sorry.. No Comments.. These Women !'
Like these, the Slap reacts as a Boomerang here in our Indian society. 
A Slap is not as simple as this. A husband's right is proclaimed, more pronounced in the weaker sect of our society. This weaker sect is more in middle class strata of the society, whether its lower or upper middle class. The Slap is beared by many women. When a 'Husband' is drunk or in rage, he slaps his wife, pulls her by her hair, stomps in her stomach and breasts. So here, the Slap is the least physical violence that a 'Wife' …

'Ahilas Kitchen Cook Book' is now available as EBook !

Amazon Kindle EBook

My EBook 
'Ahilas Kitchen Cook Book
Part 1 (Rice & Curry)

is now available for your perusal in Amazon Kindle
Also in Kindle Unlimited.
Read & Taste the food of South Indian peninsula..
Link : 
Ahilas Kitchen Cook Book

EBooks on the Go

Ebooks on Read

EBooks are somewhat convenient form of reading. It has a comparative platform with the traditional paperback books. But not equal. While travelling, books form a kind of binding with our hands and eyes. Just half-closed, a finger thrusted in middle of the book, we can see, chat and return to the book where we left. Space occupying in the handbag is the only concern. This is where ebooks play their role. Somewhat I am not fully accustomed to this format.  

My English Book as EBook : 

As I am a writer in both Tamil & English, I am in need of converting my books to the Ebook format. Somewhat I succeeded in converting my Tamil books. 

My English poetry book was published by the Emerald publishers, Chennai. During these Corona Lockdown times they did the ebooks conversion of their published works. On that line, 'I Named The Village' book gets its slot and now for sale in Amazon as ebook also. 

Link :   I Named The Village

My Tamil EBooks : 

Links : 

1. Milakai Metti (Sho…