Sundara Cholar - the Chola Emperor is bedridden and is kept in a sort of house arrest by the Pazhuvettairs at Tanjavur palce.
Sundara Cholar got the kingdom by chance, as his grandfather Paranthakar chose him to ascend the throne as the rightful heirs died in battles.
Sundara cholar is the son of king Arinjiyer.
Arinjiyer's elder brother is Kandarathitha cholar.
We have some interesting stories about Kandarathitha Cholar and his wife Sembian Mahadevi. Their son Mathuranthakan has got plenty to play in this story.
Sundara cholar, was missing for some years, and was stranded at an Island near Sri Lanka.
The eldest son of Sundara Cholar is Adithya Karikalar.
His character is created as angry and eccentric in nature.
He loved ‘Nandini’
He killed the Pandia king in a cruel and violent way, in spite of Nandini’s pleading.
He chopped King Pandian’s head and carried the head like a trophy.
Nandini requested Karikalar to spare Pandian.
Why is Karikalar so eccentric?
Who is Nandini to Karikalar?
Nandini is taking vengeance on Karikalar.
The entire story of Ponniyin Selvan is how Nandini plans to kill Karikalar.
At ‘Kadambur’ Karikalar is killed while meeting Nandini.
Karikalar was killed by whom?