Kural - 896

Kural 896
Holy Kural #896
Though in the conflagration caught, he may escape from thence:
He 'scapes not who in life to great ones gives offence

Though burnt by a fire (from a forest), one may perhaps live; (but) never will he live who has shown disrespect to the great (devotees).

Tamil Transliteration
Eriyaal Sutappatinum Uyvuntaam Uyyaar
Periyaarp Pizhaiththozhuku Vaar.

Chapter GroupFriendship
chapterNot Offending the Great