The javelin is the most significant
weapon of princes and commanders in Tamil literature.
Let him be sent as envoy that in abundant
Measure possesses inborn wisdom as well as acquired knowledge of arts and sciences, and a
It is noteworthy that a good personality is
insisted on as much as other qualifications.
The speech of a successful envoy is marked
by brevity a pleasing style, and avoidance of harsh words.
Thogachcholludal is to emphasize
fundamentals and essentials, without overloading the message with needless particulars and
corollaries. A simple and clear message is likely to create a favourable impression, where
the same proposal, if needlessly elaborated, may repel.