Bharathi Tamil T-shirt- A rebel then and a legend now. A fiery poet who fought against all odds for the empowerment of women and to abolish societal taboo. He also played a pivotal role in instigating the thirst for independence among people through his thought provoking songs during the independence struggle.
Periyar was a great social reformer from Tamil Nadu. The bedrock of his principles and movements was Rationalism. He set out to completely eradicate untouchability and to establish a united society based on brother/sisterhood...
Poikkal Kuthirai Attam where the dancer bears the dummy figure of a horse’s body on his/her hips. The dancer dons wooden legs(stilts) which sound like the hooves of the horse. The dancer brandishes either a sword or a whip. This dance is accompanied by Naiyandi melam or Band music or Folk music. This folk dance is performed to the worship of Amman Temple Festivals, Ayyanar,etc and it prevails in T..
Karagattam (“karagam (‘water pot’) dance”) is an ancient folk dance of Tamil Nadu performed in praise of the rain goddess Mariamman. The performers balance decorated pots on the head while dancing, the pot symbolizes joy and happiness. Karagattam is performed for entertainment, as well in temples as a spiritual offering.