Kural - 52

Kural 52
Holy Kural #52
If household excellence be wanting in the wife,
Howe'er with splendour lived, all worthless is the life

If the wife be devoid of domestic excellence, whatever (other) greatness be possessed, the conjugal state, is nothing.

Tamil Transliteration
Manaimaatchi Illaalkan Illaayin Vaazhkkai
Enaimaatchith Thaayinum Il.

Chapter GroupDomestic Virtue
chapterThe Worth of a Wife