Kural - 53

Kural 53
Holy Kural #53
There is no lack within the house, where wife in worth excels,
There is no luck within the house, where wife dishonoured dwells

If his wife be eminent (in virtue), what does (that man) not possess ? If she be without excellence, what does (he) possess ?.

Tamil Transliteration
Illadhen Illaval Maanpaanaal Ulladhen
Illaval Maanaak Katai?.

Chapter GroupDomestic Virtue
chapterThe Worth of a Wife