Kural - 1070

Kural 1070
Holy Kural #1070
E'en as he asks, the shamefaced asker dies;
Where shall his spirit hide who help denies

Saying "No" to a beggar takes away his life. (but as that very word will kill the refuser) where then would the latter's life hide itself ?.

Tamil Transliteration
Karappavarkku Yaangolikkum Kollo Irappavar
Sollaatap Poom Uyir.

Chapter GroupMiscellaneous
chapterThe Dread of Mendicancy