|Born||August 27, 1921|
Puthuppally, Kottayam, Kerala, India
|Died||May 29, 1987(aged 65)|
|Occupation||Scholar, Writer, Teacher|
Vettam Mani or Vettom Mani (August 27, 1921 – May 29, 1987) was an eminent scholar and writer. His most famous work is the Purāņic Encyclopedia, which is a monumental and exhaustive study of Indian Puranas, epics and allied literature of Hinduism. The author himself referred to the book as a comprehensive dictionary with special reference to the epic and Purāņic literature.
- Purāņic Encyclopedia, Published by DC Books. The English Translation is published by Motilal Banarsidass, ISBN 978-0-89581-172-1.
- English Gurunadan, Published by DC Books.
- Hindi Gurunadhan , Published by DeAr Books. Contents Hindi Grammar , spoken Hindi, Hindi Malayalam Dictionary
- Selected Malayalam Poems of 2000 Years