Consider the following statements about Sangam period:

  1. Rice and Sugarcane were the main agricultural crops grown during this period
  2. Sangam period was dominated by a patriarchal society

   Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements
The Sangam literature indicates that women enjoyed more status and due honour but women had the status not equal to men. Patriarchal society was there in Sangam age.

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