About the Book: A Tamil Month
Tamil Nadu-where there are more temples than pharmacies, where the language is
older than Sanskrit, where atheists have ruled for half a century provided they
were atheists from the right caste. Tamil Nadu, where the young population is
ripe for a revolution.
At least this is what Nanban thinks, coming from the hub of Mumbai and
well-versed in its Machiavellian political ways, he plans to shake things up.
His meeting with Veerappan Gounder, who took a bit hit in the last election,
seems like his chance to challenge the Tamil status quo. Together they embark on
a campaign where