About the Journal

களஞ்சியம் (Kalanjiyam) (ISSN: 2456-5148) – An International Journal of Tamil Studies is a quarterly, bi-lingual journal in Tamil and English. KIJTS publishes original research and review papers related to Tamil Language.

Tamil is the oldest language in the world, with a literary heritage dating back over two thousand five hundred years. It is no exaggeration if Tamil is one of the oldest and foremost languages in the world.

At this moment, there is a need for quality international research in Tamil to promote Tamil research. Considering this, the களஞ்சியம் (Kalanjiyam) – An International Journal of Tamil Studies (ISSN: 2456-5148) has been launched.

The quarterly and bilingual Journal (Tamil Language & English Language) gives keen scope to understand and evaluate the classical antiquity of Tamil Language and Literature and modern trends in it. The Journal KIJTS mainly focuses on the thrust areas such as History of Tamil Language and Culture, Folk Arts, Temple Studies, Siddha Medicine, Tamil Linguistics, Tamil Criticism, Tamil Literature, Creative writing in Tamil Language, Tamil Literature and Psychology, Women in Tamil Literature, Eco-criticism, Comparative Literature, World Literatures in Tamil Translation.

Researchers are kindly asked to make their contribution in this regard.


Call for Paper


KIJTS welcomes the original research article, review papers and short papers for the issue of January to February 2021. Manuscripts submitted to this journal will be deemed as they have not been published and are not under consideration for publication elsewhere.

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Current Issue

Vol. 2 No. 02 (2022): Vol. 2 No. 2 (2022)
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