The man who brought British India to its knees with his pen- Subramaniya Bharathiyar

The story of a great Indian freedom fighter who was born 132 years back this week.

“The pen was mighter than the sword” is the fittest proverb for this Indian freedom fighter. His speech and poems were making even the parliamentarians in the House of Commons to panic. His passionate speech and words brought many youngsters in British India out of their comfort zone and to fight for freedom. His is Subramaniya Bharathiyar, also called the Mudasi Kavingar (Turban Poet).

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Karthick Nambi

Karthick Nambi

A human with interest in history and technology