Thursday, January 11, 2007
Vairamuthu is one poet who has reaped the honors, awards and
rewards of his career as a poet and continues to do so.
For his very first novel 'Kalli Kaattu Ithihasam' he won the
Sahitya Academy Award. Recently he was honored by the
It is reported that the Tamil Open University is also going to
honor Vairamuthu with an honorary doctorate degree, at the awards
function to be held in Chennai. The Tamilnadu Governor will confer
this honor on Vairamuthu, for the services rendered to the Tamil
Viramuthu is well versed in Tamil and speaks in chaste Tamil.
But we have one doubt. After the doctorate, how will he call
Will he be Dr. Vairamuthu? Or like the PMK chief, will he be
Maruthuvar Vairamuthu or Munaivar Vairamuthu?