Even Tamil People knows about Velunachiyaar but the fact that her tussle against Rani Velu Nachiyar (3 January – 25 December ), also known as “Veera Mangai” Velu Nachiyar, the First Valor Queen Ever in the Indian History to. Veera Mangai Velunachiyar was one of the queens in the 18th century in South India. She rebelled against the British Empire and fought for the freedom of India . Rani Veeramangai Velu Nachiyar was the queen of the Tamil kingdom of loyalist – he is also among the most powerful administer in the history of the Tamils.

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But no attack would ever come close to the final one led by Velu, which may have given the world the concept of suicide bombing. Her troops advanced to Sivaganga with the help provided by Maruthu brothers. Retrieved from ” https: Do tamio want to know the life history of Veeramangai Velu Nachiyar?

Veera Mangai Velunachiyar

Un to sources, the queen was suffering from heart ailments in the last few years of her tamio and also underwent treatment in France. Thus this young brave Princess had excellent training in all war techniques.

Velu Nachiyar conversed with him in Udru and Ali was highly impressed by her conversation and also for her bravely and thus promised her that he will surely help her to retrieve her kingdom. She could explain in detail in Urdu all her problems with East India Company. The Nawab of Arcot conquered Ramanathapuram and his next target was Sivaganga.

Follow us facebook twitter instagram youtube. Inshe also bestowed powers to the Marudu brothers to administer the country.

This may not be the complete history of her,but then i was more proud after reading this much about her. Meanwhile Velunachiar wrote a letter to Sultan Hyder Ali seeking his help. Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. Her mortal rites were send to Sivangangai with full respect. She was the only daughter of this Royal family.

Nachiyar also had an adopted daughter, Udaiyaal, who gave her life detonating a British arsenal. Naachiyaar Tamil Full Movie Published: Memorial planned for Velu Nachiyar.

An army commander and a loyal follower of the queen, Kuyili, came forward to carry out the mission. She rebelled against the British Empire and fought for the freedom of India.

A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new, when an age ends, and atmil the soul of a nation, long suppressed, finds utterance Jawaharlal Nehru Claiming Independence from British Midnight of August 14, She sent Tipu Sultan a golden tiger as a gift. She is regarded as the first queen who fought against the British colonial power in India.

It is believed that she was suffering from heart problems during her last few years and was undergoing treatment in France. She escaped with her daughter and lived under the protection of Palayakaarar Kopaala Naayakkar at Virupachi near Dindigul for eight years.

In the yearthe English invaded her kingdom. SMS this page Email this page.

Velu Nachiyar – The first Women Freedom Fighter Of India

SinceMuthuvadugananthur Udaiyathevar was in charge of the administration of Sivagangai, the first independent state from Ramnad, while his father ruled as the King. Along with the Maruthu Pandiyar brothers, the courtiers who had initially helped Velu escape from the hands of British, she managed.

Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan. In her mission she garnered considerable support from Gopala Nayaker and Hyder Ali, the Sultan and the de facto ruler of the Kingdom of Mysore in southern India.

Interestingly, she had devised a strategy that would involve women infiltrating through the watchdog eyes of the British and enter the Sivaganga fort.

This page was last edited on 24 Octoberat She was married to King of Sivagangai, Muthuvaduganathaperiya Udaiyathevar. A commemorative stamp was released in her name on December 31,