D I Aravindan

Features Editor, The Hindu Tamil

D I Aravindan is the Features Editor of The Hindu Tamil and also heads the special publications team. With an experience of over 26 years, he has worked with magazines such asIndia Todayand Kalachuvadu. His continued interest in journalism also led him to run a city magazine titled Chennai Namma Chennai.
As a journalist, Aravindan’s primary interests revolve around social issues, women’s issues, literature, language, films, fine arts and cricket.
Aravindan has published 10 books that include novels, short story collections, and critical essays. He has also re-written Mahabharatha, having kids as target audience. He has also written a book on eminent writer SundaraRamaswamy’s life and literary works for Sahithya Academy.
Aravindan has attended a workshop in Wales, UK on a translation project. The purpose was to bring Welsh literature to Tamil through English. The book was published in 2011.