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Tamil Books for IAS Exam

We have compiled for you a list of IAS books for Tamil to help you in your prepration for the IAS and other services under the UPSC. so it helps to know the best reference books for the ias exam.

Section A

Part: 1 Ancient Literature

  • Kurunthogai
  • Purananuru
  • Thirukkural Porutpal : Arasiyalum Amaichiyalum (from Iraimatchi to Avaianjamai)

Part: 2 Epic Literature

  • Silappadhikaram: Madhurai Kandam only.
  • Kambaramayanam: Kumbakarnan Vadhai Padalam  Buy Now

Part: 3 Devotional Literature

  • Thiruvasagam: Neetthal Vinnappam
  • Thiruppavai

Section B

Modern Literature

Part: 1 Poetry

  • Bharathiar: Kannan Pattu  Buy Now
  • Bharathidasan: Kudumba Vilakku
  • Naa. Kamarasan: Karuppu Malarkal

Prose

  • Mu. Varadharajanar - Aramum Arasiyalum
  • C N Annadurai: Ye! Thazhntha Tamilagame

Part: 2 Novel, Short story and Drama

  • Akilon: Chittirappavai
  • Jayakanthan: Gurupeedam
  • Cho: Yarukkum Vetkamillai

Part: 3 Folk Literature

  • Muthuppattan Kathai Edited by Na. Vanamamalai, (Publication: Madurai Kamaraj University)
  • Malaiyaruvi, Edited by Ki. Va Jagannathan (Publication: Saraswathi, Mahal, Thanjavur)