The 12-foot-tall stone statue of renowned Tamil poet and philosopher-saint Thiruvalluvar was inaugurated at Mela Bhawan premises in Haridwar, Uttarakhand by Chief minister Harish Rawat. Thiruvalluvar is a celebrated Tamil poet and philosopher whose contribution to Tamil literature is the Thirukkural, a work on ethics.
It is believed that he was born either in Thiru Mylai (Mylapore) Chennai in Tamil Nadu or in ThirunainarKuruchi, a village in Kanyakumari District of Tamil Nadu.
So, let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
Q1. Name the poet, whos’e statue get’s place at haridwar mela bhawan inaugurated by Chief minister Harish Rawat, 2016?
Ans1. Tamil poet-saint Thiruvalluvar