Tamils do not know that that the #Thiruvalluvar had Sanskrit's name. No one knows his original name. But a verse written by the 12th-century poet Neminathar suggests his name as "Maathaanubhangi". 1/n
There is an opinion that this name referred to his wife. Whatever it may be, the fact is that Maathanubhangi is a Sanskrit name, meaning 'the one who goes behind or in the steps of mother'. Thirukkural was classified by Thiruvalluvar into the 3 parts...2/n
with the Tamil equivalents of Dharma, Arththa, and Kaama – the Purusharthas of Hinduism. The individual chapters are given the name "Adhikaaram" which is a Sanskrit word for authority or governing-rule. There are 2 types of Adhikaara, Nirapeksha, and Yathochitha. 3/n
Velachery surroundings were faced lot of problem in 2015 flood.
It continues to face water-logging and traffic jams every year. Two Adambakkam lakes are not evident any longer as it was came down from 70 to 7 acres now.