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Tamil Kaddurai

Tamil /ˈtæmɪl/[8] (தமிழ், tamiḻ, [t̪ɐmɨɻ] ?) is a Dravidian language spoken predominantly by Tamil people of South India and North-east Sri Lanka. It has official status in the Indian states of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Tamil is also a national language of Sri Lanka[9] and an official language of Singapore[10] It is legalized as one of the languages of medium of education inMalaysia along with English, Malay and Mandarin.[7][11] It is also chiefly spoken in the states...

1st millennium, Centuries, Dravidian languages 817  Words | 4  Pages

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Tamil Nadu

tamil Nadu has been ranked No 1 by the Economic Freedom Rankings for the States of India [1] Possessing the fifth largest economy (2004–2005) among states in India, Tamil Nadu is also the second most industrialised state next to Maharastra.[2] It ranks second in per capita income (2004–2005) among large states. It ranks third in foreign direct investment approvals (cumulative 1991-2002) of 225,826 million ($5,000 million), next only to Maharashtra 366,024 million ($8,100 million)) and Delhi...

Chennai, Coimbatore, India 967  Words | 3  Pages

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Tamil Language

7 Assignment 2014 SRI LANKA Janani Balamanoharan 7J SECTION 1: History of Sri Lanka People from the Tamil region of India emigrated to Ceylon (this was Sri Lanka’s name before 1972) in between 3 BC and 1200 AD. Upon their arrival, the Tamil rulers fought the Sinhalese rulers for control of Sri Lanka. This resulted in the Tamils, who were mostly Hindus, to claim the northern part of Sri Lanka and the Sinhalese, who were mostly Buddhists, claimed the southern part...

British Empire, India, Sigiriya 553  Words | 5  Pages

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Tamil Sangams

------------------------------------------------- Tamil Sangams The Tamil Sangams were assemblies of Tamil scholars and poets that, according to traditional Tamil accounts, occurred in the remote past. Some scholars believe that these assemblies were originally known as kooṭal or gathering.[1][2][3] Three assemblies are described. The legend has it that the first two of which were held in cities since "taken by the sea", and the third of which was held during the 5th century...

Kumari Kandam, Sangam literature, Sangam period 1352  Words | 4  Pages

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 FACTS ABOUT TAMIL LANGUAGE INTRODUCTION: Tamil  is a Dravidian language spoken predominantly by Tamil people of South India and North-east Sri Lanka. It has official status in the Indian states of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Tamil is also a national language of Sri Lanka and an official language of Singapore It is legalized as one of the languages of medium of education in Malaysia along with English...

1st millennium, Centuries, India 867  Words | 3  Pages

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Tamil Language

me as “ son.” She was treating me like I was one of her own family, I thought to myself “ a person who I never met is treating me like this,” which is completely different than my previous experiences in Canada. In addition, the connection in which Tamil people had for each other was on another level. Jaffna is the city, which we went to and approximately 80 percent of it is rural, so basically your entertainment there was your family. Technology in Canada has corrupted us by not communicating with...

Father, Jaffna, Life 1677  Words | 3  Pages

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Tamil Typing Tips

TAMIL TYPING METHOD (According To Tamil Keyboard) jkpo; ilg;gpq; topfhl;b (jkpo; fP NghHl;) A. Tamil Alphabets Chart / jkpo; vOj;Jfspd; gl;bay; Special letters / tpNr\ vOj;Jfs; • Aydham (sound - Ahk) - / • Sri (sound - Sri) - = B. Tamil Keyboard Layout / jkpo; fzpdp fP NghHl; Note / Fwpg;G • Every key button on the tamil keyboard has TWO type of tamil alphabet. jkpo; jl;lr;rpy; xt;nthU fP gl;lDf;Fk; ,uz;L tpjkhd vOj;J mikg;Gfs; cz;L • The...

Abugida, Caps lock, Control key 602  Words | 5  Pages

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Clearing the Slums in Tamil Nadu

vacated. The tenements so constructed are allotted to the genuine slum families. This programme is being funded with 70% loan assistance from HUDCO with 13% interest per annum repayable over the period of 15 years. The remaining 30% is provided by the Tamil Nadu Government as margin money. The TNSCB makeS sure that the temporary shelter put up earlier to resettle the slum families are cleared soon after the allotment. A sum of Rs.150/- per month is being recovered under Hire Purchase scheme from the allottees...

Chennai, Government, Kanchipuram 856  Words | 4  Pages

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Gujarat and Tamil Nadu Comparision

to power. His government lasted only two years. The fall of that government was provoked by a split in the BJP led by Shankersinh Vaghela, who has won most of the subsequent polls. Gujarat has 13 universities and four agricultural universities. Tamil Nadu's population grew by 11.19% between 1991 and 2001, the second lowest rate for that period (after Kerala) amongst populous states (states whose population exceeded 20 million in 2001). Its decadal rate of population growth has declined since 1971...

Bharatiya Janata Party, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, Dravidar Kazhagam 1402  Words | 4  Pages

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Vijay: Tamil Actor

commercially successful movies Love Today,Once More, where he co-starred with the legendary Tamil film actor Sivaji Ganesan and leading actress Simran, the Mani Ratnam-produced Nerukku Ner, directed by Vasanth, where he co-starred with another leading actor Suriya who made his debut in that film and the romantic drama Kadhalukku Mariyadhai,co-starring Shalini Kumar which was directed by Fazil and earned him a Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Actor. In 1998, Vijay worked in romantic films Ninaithen...

Bollywood, Cinema of India, Film 1505  Words | 4  Pages

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Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam

The Tamils are an ethic group and lives in southern India and on Sri Lanka (mainly in the state of Tamil Nadu); it is an island of 21 million people odd the southern tip of India. According to a 2001 government census, most Tamils live in the eastern and the northern Sri Lanka, and they comprise approximately 10 percent of the island’s population. From their religion most of them are Hindu but Tamil language set them apart from the four fifths of Sri Lankans who are Sinhalese; the members of a largely...

Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka 2598  Words | 7  Pages

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Tamil Population in Sri Lanka

the military, political and theocratic elites that rule Sri Lanka maintain Western domination of the economy that still follows the colonial export-oriented model (FRONTLINE). The Tamils of South India frequently invaded Sri Lanka. They wished to control the island's wealth and people. However, at the times Tamil involvement in the island was equally the result of rivalries within the sinhalese leadership. The strife between political or military leaders became chronic and caused permanent damage...

Eastern Province, Sri Lanka, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka 848  Words | 3  Pages

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school teacher and transformation in behaviour of the teacher’s orthodox wife towards the little Kalam is very moving. Similarly in an incident when defence minister arranged helicopter for scientist Kalam to attend his niece’s marriage at a village in Tamil nadu is very touching. It also inspires the reader of the book to excel in their own field to get recognition. The book also reveals the Abdul kalam’s as a leader and his capability of working as a team member which otherwise would not have been known...

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Education, India 523  Words | 2  Pages

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Discourse on Tamil Tigers Ideology

Discourse On the Tamil Tigers “I would prefer to die in honour rather than being caught alive by the enemy” (Towards Liberation 83). V. Prabakaran, leader and founder of the LTTE (Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam), said this during an exclusive interview with the magazine the “Sunday.” This statement represents how most Tamil Tigers feel about their fight for freedom. Tamil Tigers are dedicated to dying in battle rather than being caught by the enemy (Sri Lanka military). The Tamil Tigers were founded...

Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka 1149  Words | 3  Pages

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Tamil Nadu Trip 2011

Tamil Nadu Trip October 2011 This trip was planned two months before, as it involved many train journeys. Our tickets booked through 62 express always materializes & this one did too. This trip started with Vadodara on 22nd Sat with Appa & Amma. On 23rd, we boarded Karnavati Express to Mumbai at 06-45 am. Train comes from Ahmedabad & stops for 5 minutes at Vadodara. The coolie at Vadodara refused to budge below Rs.150; but we coolly got inside the train. Luckily, ours were the last seats which...

Chennai, Kanchipuram, Lingam 1619  Words | 5  Pages

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basic tamil phrases

English Phrases Tamil Phrases   Good/ So-So/OK Sari (This one I guess everyone knows already) Hey! Friend! Hi! Nanbaa! (Read as Machan/Machi) Thanks Romba Nandri How Much.... Evv alavu ( try not to say it like love) How are you? Eppadi irukkinga? (or) Nalamaa? I'm fine, thanks! Nallaa irukéan! (or) Nalam! , Nandri! I Love You Naan unnai kathalikkiren(You know this one) Did you have food Greetings Saapadu Saaptacha Good morning! Kaalai Vanakkam Good evening! Maalai...

2007 singles, Billboard Hot Country Songs number-one singles, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam 736  Words | 3  Pages

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Sez Act of Tamil Nadu 2003

Special Economic Zones Policy of Government of Tamil Nadu 2003 Preamble The Government of India have announced the concept of Special Economic Zones (SEZs) in the year 2000 through a revision in the EXIM Policy 1997-2002 with a view to provide an internationally competitive and hassle free environment for export production. These SEZs are virtually deemed to be a foreign territory within the country free from all the rules and regulations governing the import and export. The SEZs are specifically...

Government, India, Special Economic Zone 1261  Words | 4  Pages

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Five Important Nataraja Shrines of Tamil Nadu

There are lots of temples in Tamil Nadu where Siva is worshipped as Nataraja. Lord Siva, as the god of dance is known as Nataraja. There are lots of temples in India and especially in Tamil Nadu where Siva is worshipped as Nataraja. But, there are mainly five places in Tamil Nadu where the cult of Nataraja is worshipped with gaiety and pomp. The dancing deity Nataraja can be seen in these Pancha sabbas or five halls of Tamil Nadu. The five temples - Chidhambaram, Maduarai, Thiruvilankadu, Tirunelveli...

Chidambaram, Chidambaram Temple, Nataraja 999  Words | 3  Pages

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Terrorism and Tamil Tigers

resorting to terrorism. One example would be the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE). The terrorist organisation strived for an independent state for Sri Lanka’s ethnic Tamils and fought between 1976 and 2009. Ethnic conflict arose when the Sinhalese majority began to ostracize the Tamils in their common homeland, Sri Lanka. The Tamils felt deprived of their rights, as the government did not take their needs into consideration; the Tamils were denied of their citizenships, had to face the change of language...

Israel, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Resistance movement 1462  Words | 5  Pages

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Shiva and Tamil

The Tamils are nature lovers and their relation to the religion is based on the nature. Currently, 88% of the population in Tamil Nadu are Saivam, Vainavam, Ayya Vazhi & Non believers, 6% are Christians, 5.57% are Muslims and the rest consists of different religions including Buddhists. This could largely be attributed to several cultural diffusion between India and other countries through trade,colonization and increasing improvement in technology. Murugan, Lord Muruga is the supreme deity of...

Ganesha, Murugan, Nataraja 485  Words | 2  Pages

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To What Extent Is Citizenship Rights Responsible for the Conflict Between Sinhalese and Tamils?

between Sinhalese and Tamils? The Sinhalese and the Tamils have been having conflict in Sri Lanka. Most of the issues revolve around the discriminatory policies against the Tamils practiced by the Sri Lankan government which prefers Sinhalese, the majority. One of such policy is the citizenship rights. In 1948, when Sri Lanka gained independence, only those born in Sri Lanka or whose forefathers were born there were given Sri Lankan citizenship. This caused many Indian Tamils to be stateless, although...

Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sinhalese people 1109  Words | 4  Pages

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tamil nadu

TAMIL NADU The Tamil Home Land The Tamil people of the island of Ceylon (now called Sri Lanka) constitute a distinct nation. They form a social entity, with their own history, traditions, culture, language and traditional homeland. The Tamil people call their nation 'Tamil Eelam'.  As a nation, Tamils have the inalienable right to self-determination, a universal principle enshrined in the U.N. Charter that guarantees the right of a people to political independence.  Apart from the right...

Jaffna, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sinhala language 7484  Words | 23  Pages

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Tamil People

Tamil Nadu (/ˈtæmɪl ˈnɑːduː/ tam-il-nah-doo;  Tamil pronunciation (help·info); Tamil: தமிழ்நாடு; literally "Tamil Country") is one of the 28 statesof India. Its capital is Chennai (formerly known as Madras), the largest city. Tamil Nadu is a land most known for its monumental ancient Hindu temples and classical form of dance Bharata Natyam.[5] Tamil Nadu[6] lies in the southernmost part of the Indian Peninsula and is bordered by theunion territory of Puducherry, and the states of Kerala, Karnataka...

Andhra Pradesh, India, Kerala 3546  Words | 10  Pages

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History of South India: The Ancient Period The word Pallava means "branch", in contrast with Chola meaning "new country", Pandiya meaning "old country" and Chera meaning "hill country" in Sangam Tamil lexicon The Cholas 300s BC–1279 The Tamil kingdom that enjoyed the most uninterrupted prosperity was that of the Cholas. As in case of all other polities in ancient India, the wealth of the Cholas was based upon a thriving agriculture, with two monsoons annually facilitating...

Andhra Pradesh, Chalukya dynasty, India 1711  Words | 16  Pages

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Tamil Proverbs

Tamil proverbs - Wikiquote Page 1 of 9 Tamil proverbs From Wikiquote This page is for proverbs from Tamil language, one of the 21 official languages in India. This article does not cite its references or sources. You can help Wikiquote by introducing appropriate citations. See also: Telugu proverbs, Kannada proverbs, Malayalam proverbs, Sanskrit proverbs, Hindi proverbs, Bengali proverbs, Kashmiri proverbs, Indian proverbs Index A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Links...

Tamil language 1970  Words | 8  Pages

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Tamil Language and Blank Learn Tamil

aa BLANK LEARN TAMIL lll 30 DAYS ffi AUTHOR: N. JEGTHEESH, s. e. BALAJI PUBLICATIO]\S New# 235,Old # 103,$,,'crofts Road, - 600014. Royapettah, Chennai Phone: 28482831,28482653. with the publishrrs ORights reserved Thirfy. Fifth Edition : 2006 Price : 25.00 Offset Printers Printedat : Sri Janakiraman Ali Chennai14.Ph:284826'l 69.MirBakshi Street, BLANK BLANK Vice-President lndio Dccembcr 4, l,lt67 Denr Slh It is gratifying to learn that Balaji pub_ I i...

Madurai, Sri Lanka, Tamil language 3602  Words | 31  Pages

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Game Theory Term Paper

Game Theory Term Paper Anomitra Bhattacharya ab783@cornell.edu, Cornell ID – 2316802 What ails Uttar Pradesh? The states of Uttar Pradesh (UP) and Tamil Nadu (TN) reveal a marked north-south divide in India. Uttar Pradesh, which was ahead of Tamil Nadu in the 1960s, now lags behind in the same sectors where Tamil Nadu has made significant progress. If one were to study Indian history or politics, UP’s lag would come as a surprise. All but four Prime Ministers of India have come from UP....

Caste system in India, Game theory, India 1935  Words | 7  Pages

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Tamil Learn

i 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Colloquial 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 Tamil ii 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 The Colloquial Series Series Adviser: Gary King The following languages are available in the Colloquial series: Afrikaans Albanian Amharic Arabic (Levantine) Arabic of Egypt Arabic of the Gulf and Saudi Arabia Basque Bulgarian * Cambodian...

Consonant, Grammatical number, Grammatical person 81268  Words | 251  Pages

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bahasa tamil

Tamil alphabet chart a « k ~ng c ~nj t N th ~n p m y r l v zh L R n ì í î ï ð ñ ò ó ô õ ö ÷ ø ù ú û ü ý ¸ ¹ º » ¼ ½ ¾ ¿ À Á Â Ã Ä Å Æ Ç È É A ¬ *¡ ¸¡ ¹¡ º¡ »¡ ¼¡ ½¡ ¾¡ ¿¡ À¡ Á¡ ¡ á Ä¡ Å¡ Æ¡ Ç¡ È¡ É¡ j s sh h ksh ˆ Š ‰ ‹ Œ ƒ … „ † ‡ ƒ¡ …¡ „¡ †¡ ‡¡ i *¢ ¸¢ ¹¢ º¢ »¢ Ê ½¢ ¾¢ ¿¢ À¢ Á¢ ¢ â Ä¢ Å¢ Æ¢ Ç¢ È¢ É¢ I ® *£ ¸£ ¹£ º£ »£ Ë ½£ ¾£ ¿£ À£ Á£ £ ã ...

Alphabet, Diacritic, Digraph 373  Words | 12  Pages

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Learn Tamil

BLANK LEARN TAMIL lll 30 DAYS ffi AUTHOR: N. JEGTHEESH, s. e. BALAJI PUBLICATIO]\S New# 235,Old # 103,$,,'croftsRoad, Royapettah, Chennai- 600014. Phone: 28482831,28482653. ORights reservedwith the publishrrs Thirfy. Fifth Edition : 2006 Price : 25.00 Printedat : Sri JanakiramanOffset Printers - 14.Ph:284826'l AliStreet, Chennai 69.MirBakshi BLANK BLANK Vice-President lndio Dccembcr 4, l,lt67 Denr Slh It is gratifying to learn that Balaji pub_ I i c a t i o n s w i l l b e b r i...

Cyrillic alphabet, Egyptian soul, Ku 17010  Words | 167  Pages

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What Would You Do?

language. The Tamils had hoped that the island’s independence would bring equality to the country, but the cultural differences were just too great. Rioting broke out in 1958, followed by some compromises with the Tamils. The Sinhalese prime minister was assassinated Neal Lineback 1959 and there were ultra-leftist terrorist activities. Finally, in the early 1980s, and Mandy Lineback Gritzner Sinhalese and Tamil separatist violence erupted. The Tamils began calling for a separate Tamil state in northern...

India, Indian Ocean, Northern Province, Sri Lanka 866  Words | 3  Pages

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Dialect Variation

Dialect Variation in Tamil Tamil is one of the ancient languages of the world with records inthe language dating back over two millennia. Its origins are notprecisely known, but it developed and flourished in India as a language with a rich literature. With an estimated 30,000inscriptions, Tamil has the largest number of inscriptions in South Asia. Tamil belongs to the southern branch of the Dravidian languages,a family of around twenty-six languages native to the Indian subcontinent. It is...

India, Jaffna, Kerala 855  Words | 3  Pages

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Agro Processing Industries

A, An economic analysis of mango pulp agro based industry in Krishnagiri District, Tamil Nadu, Journal of Indian Political Economy, Jan-June 2008.http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_7058/is_12_17/ai_n28556196/?tag=content;col1 3. Kachru. R.P, Agro-Processing Industries in India – Growth, Status and Prospects, 4. Ramalingam. C and Gayatri. R, A framework for Development of Rural Entrepreneurship in Tamil Nadu using Innovation as Strategic Tool, 5. Shelke. R. D and Degaonkar A. M, Agro-Processing...

Agriculture, Capitalism, Economics 1173  Words | 5  Pages

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Conflicts in Multi Ethnic Societies

either born in Sri Lanka or whose forefathers were born there. As a result, many Indian Tamils found themselves stateless. Though the Indian Tamils have lived in Sri Lanka for many years, they do not have basic rights such as education, jobs, housing and voting. In 1964, India decided to help the Indian Tamils who were stateless. It was agreed that Sri Lanka would allow a certain number of Indian Tamils to return to India but it was interrupted by the outbreak of ethnic violence. In 2003, Sri...

India, Politics of Sri Lanka, Sinhala language 564  Words | 3  Pages

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Tamil Tigers

an independent Tamil state. LTTE, most commonly known as the Tamil Tigers, rose a violent campaign over the Sri Lankan government and after the civilians from the 1970s. The Tamil Tigers are currently concerned as a terrorist organization by thirty two countries. Tamils are a group of people who were moved from the Indian subcontinent to other countries by the British colonial authorities. As it was before they still mostly work on the tea plantations. There are 77 million Tamils all over the world;...

Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka 1010  Words | 2  Pages

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Malayalam Evolution

is also spoken in the Nilgiris district, Kanyakumari district and Coimbatore of Tamil Nadu, Dakshina Kannada, Bangalore and Kodagu districts of Karnataka.[1][5][6][7] Overseas it is also used by a large population of Indian expatriates living around the globe in the Middle East, United States, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, and Europe. Malayalam originated from ancient Tamil in the 6th century, of which Modern Tamil was also derived.[8] An alternative theory proposes a split in more ancient times...

Dravidian languages, Kannada language, Karnataka 1267  Words | 4  Pages

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Renewalform Copy

TAMIL NADU DENTAL COUNCIL Ph Fax E-mail Web : : : : 044 - 23638476 044 - 43201213 tndental107@gmail.com www.tndentalcouncil.org Arihant Majestic Towers, 5-0-3, # 216, J. N. Salai Koyambedu, Chennai 600 107. Renewal form for the year 2015 for annually Registered Dentists – to be filled-in & sent by dentists Name : Father’s Name : Mother’s Name : Gender : Date of Birth & Birth Place : PAN Number : Domicile status : India / Foreign Degree : BDS / MDS TNDC Regn. No. : Permanent...

Chennai, Dental implant, Dental surgery 394  Words | 2  Pages

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Special Economic Zone in Tamilnadu

wild-fire of protest spreads in some regions, while in others it is either doused living behind a dying ember or perceived not as a fire but as a well spring of hope. What can explain the regional differences in public responses to SEZ? The state of Tamil Nadu has been proactive in implementing SEZ policy both at the regional level as well as at the central policy levels. Mukherji and Shivpuri Singh argue that “the Act has made partial progress towards evolving a procedure for single window clearance...

Agricultural land, Government, Hosur 2085  Words | 7  Pages

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Linguistic Rights

movement was launched in a bid to slowly phase out English, replacing it with Sinhala or Tamil. However, shortly after the departure of the British the campaign, due to various political reasons, evolved from Sinhala and Tamil to replace English to just Sinhala replacing English. In 1956, the first election after independence, the opposition won and the official language was declared to be Sinhala. The Tamil people were unhappy because they felt that they were greatly disadvantaged. Due to the fact...

Human rights, Language, Linguistic rights 1556  Words | 5  Pages

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State Symbols of Tamilnadu

GOVERNMENT TAMILNADU SEAL: The emblem of Tamil Nadu contains the tower or gopuram of the popular Srivilliputhur Andal Temple at the center in yellow colour. The base consists of the Indian emblem (Sarnath Lion Capital) at the center in red colour with the Indian flag on both sides.The emblem also has 2 inscriptions in Tamil script, one at the top ("Thamizh Naadu Arasu" which translates to Government of Tamil Nadu) and other at the bottom ("Vaaymayae Vellum" which translates...

Himalayan Tahr, India, Kerala 1402  Words | 6  Pages

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The Tamil University Campus in Thanjavur

Thanjavur: The sprawling campus of Tamil University, spread in more than 800 acres, in Thanjavur was flocked not only by the young students but also by migratory birds. The university founded by then Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu M G Ramachandran in the year 1981 as a high – level research centre in Tamil language, literature and cultured, later blossomed into a teaching university. M G R was gracious enough to allot around 1,000 acres of land in the outskirts of the ancient town and the erstwhile...

Birds of India, Birds of Pakistan, Chennai 469  Words | 2  Pages

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Cholas and Culture

Chola Nadu (Tamil: சோழநாடு) is a region of Tamil Nadu state in southern India. It encompasses the lower reaches of the Kaveri River and its delta, and formed the cultural homeland and political base of the Chola Dynasty which ruled most of South India and parts of Sri Lanka and South-East Asia between the 9th and 13th centuries AD. Uraiyur served as the early Chola capital, then medieval Cholas shifted to Thanjavur and later cholas king Rajendra Chola I moved the capital to Gangaikonda Cholapuram...

Andhra Pradesh, Carnatic music, Gangaikonda Cholapuram 1308  Words | 5  Pages

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normally have a bright weather. The Indian state of Tamil Nadu gets the maximum volume of yearly rainfall in the northeastern rainy season. Characteristics of rainfall in India Type of Rainfall Areas Areas of very little rainfall (lower than 50 cm): Western Rajasthan, northern part of Kashmir, the Deccan Plateau and Punjab. Areas of low precipitation (50-100 cm): Eastern Rajasthan, Upper Ganga basin, Southern plains of Karnataka, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, and Andhra Pradesh. Areas of comparatively...

Deccan Plateau, India, Maharashtra 724  Words | 5  Pages

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Singapore English

widely studied by linguists (e.g. Lim, 2007; & Deterding, 2007). It is also widely accepted, both amongst scholarly literature and within the general population, that CSE (its lexicon/syntax/etc.) is predominantly Chinese- or Malay-based and that Tamil has only had minimal influences (Leimgruber, 2009). However, little thought has been given, by the general population at least, as to why exactly this is so (that CSE is predominantly Chinese- or Malay-based); most Singaporeans simply take this ‘phenomenon’...

Chinese language, Indians in Singapore, Malay language 1844  Words | 5  Pages

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Intellectual Property Rights

Fabric | Handicraft | Tamil Nadu | 5 | Chanderi Fabric | Handicraft | Madhya Pradesh | 6 | Solapur Chaddar | Handicraft | Maharashtra | 7 | Solapur Terry Towel | Handicraft | Maharashtra | 8 | Kotpad Handloom fabric | Handicraft | Orissa | 9 | Mysore silk | Handicraft | Karnataka | 10 | Kota Doria | Handicraft | Rajasthan | 11 | Mysore Agarbathi | Manufactured | Karnataka | 12 | Kancheepuram Silk | Handicraft | Tamil Nadu | 13 | Bhavani Jamakkalam | Handicraft | Tamil Nadu | 14 | Kullu...

Andhra Pradesh, Bharatiya Janata Party, India 1389  Words | 7  Pages

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Coimbatore (Tamil pronunciation: [koːjəmbʉt̪t̪uːr]; also known as Kovai, [koːʋəj] ( listen)), is a city in India. It is the second largest city and urban agglomeration in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, after Chennai[11] and the sixteenth largest urban agglomeration of India.[2] It is one of the fastest growing tier-II cities in India and a major textile, industrial, commercial, educational, information technology, healthcare and manufacturing hub of Tamil Nadu. Other important industries include...

Andhra Pradesh, Coimbatore, India 749  Words | 4  Pages

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Kongu Gounder

practically every sphere of life. Having realized this through various experiences, a thought occurred to me to find out, atleast, how the caste I belong to- Kongu Vellalar Gounder (in Tamil Nadu) actually came into existence. The following has been highly drawn from secondary sources. * Gounders! Who are they? The Tamil country was ruled mainly by three dynasties- Pandyas, Cheras and Cholas. During the reign of Satru Sadhana Pandyan, a war was fought between him and Uttama Chola of the Chola dynasty...

Coimbatore, Erode, Gounder 1336  Words | 5  Pages

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rajaraja cholan

Who is this Raja Raja Cholan (more precisely, Raja Raja Cholan-I)? Readers who are fans of the popular Tamil novelist Kalki may be familiar with his historical novel “Ponniyin Selvan”. That novel is woven around the life of Raja Raja Cholan, also known an Arunmoli. Of course, much of the novel and many of the characters in it are fiction although that fiction is wrapped around historical events. What we present in this section are historical facts taken from such authoritative works as Dr. M. Rajamanickam’s...

Andhra Pradesh, India, South India 1037  Words | 3  Pages

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History of Arakkonam

"Arkonam") (Tamil: அரக்கோணம்) is a mid-sized town in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu with a population of about 77,000. This town is located in the Vellore District about 69 kilometres (43 mi) (via rail) from the state capital of Chennai. Arakkonam is supposedly one of the hottest towns in India (next to Vellore), where the temperature can exceed 43°C (110°F) for several days in peak of the summer. [pic]History The name of the town is believed to have been derived from the Tamil word Aaru konam...

Andhra Pradesh, Chennai, College 1029  Words | 5  Pages

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the beginning of the Tamil month of Thai | January 14 | Pongal is one of the most popular harvest festival of South India, mainly Tamil Nadu. Pongal falls in the mid-January every year and marks the auspicious beginning of Uttarayan - sun's journey northwards. Pongal festival lasts for four days. Celebrations include drawing of Kolam, swinging & cooking of delicious Pongal.[1]. This day is coinciding with Makara Sankranti. | | | | | Thaipusam | the full moon in the Tamil month of Thai | January/February...

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aspects of Krishna's youthful days, the Dahi Handi celebrate God's playful and mischievous side, where teams of young men form human pyramids to reach a high-hanging pot of butter and break it. This tradition, also known as uriadi, is a major event in Tamil Nadu on Gokulashtami. Significance Statue of baby Krishna being carried in a basket, protected by seven hooded serpent, by Vasudeva across the Yamuna river at midnight The ritual is to fast the previous day (Saptami, seventh day), which is followed...

Avatar, Hinduism, Krishna 1233  Words | 4  Pages

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Hydro Power

Hydro Electric Power Plant in Tamil Nadu Amaravathi Dam at Amaravathinagar, 25 km south on SH 17 from Udumalpet, is located in Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary in Coimbatore district,Tamil Nadu, India. The 9.31 km², 33.53 m deep[1] Amaravathi Reservoir was created by this steep dam. It was built primarily for irrigation and flood control and now also has 4 megawatts of electric generating capacity installed. It is notable for the significant population of Mugger Crocodiles living in its reservoir...

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association. EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES ❖ Joint Secretary of Mechanical Engineering Association during academic year 2007-08. ❖ Participated in an one day workshop on “Global Warming and Renewable Energy Sources” conducted by Tamil Nadu Energy Development Club, Chennai. ❖ Event coordinator in QUEST’08 an interschool cultural fest. ❖ Decoration committee member in Mexellence’07. ❖ Member of registration committee in Tecutsav’08’. ❖ Donated blood in the camp...

Anna University, Chennai, Coimbatore 514  Words | 4  Pages

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town and municipality in Erode District of Tamil Nadu state, India. Gobichettipalayam is an important town in the northwestern part of the state and is the headquarters of the taluk of the same name. It is situated at 213 metres above sea level and is approximately 35 km from the district headquarters Erode. Gobichettipalayam is also known as 'Chinna Kodambakkam' or 'Mini Kollywood' because of the film shooting that takes place here. Many films in Tamil and other languages have been shot here. ...

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Only When Minds Open Hearts Are Opened

Irai Anbu From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search Venkatachalam Irai Anbu | | Born | Irai Anbu September 16, 1963 (age 49) Salem, Tamil Nadu | Nationality | Indian | Venkatachalam Irai Anbu is an IAS officer, writer, columnist, educator and motivator.[1] He has written over 30 books in both Tamil and English.[2][3] Contents * 1 Education * 2 Career * 3 Books * 4 References * 5 External links Education * B.Sc (agriculture),M. A (English)...

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Objective    Seeking an environment that offers challenge and to enhance continuous learning                  Academic Credentials    DIPLOMA IN AUTOMOBILE ENGINEERING. [2007] [71% Marks] Anna University   Noorul Islam Polytechnic College, Pookadai, Tamil Nadu                                          HSC [2004] [48% Marks] State Board Govt.Higher Secondary School, Marayamuttom,Trivandrum    SSLC [2002] [58% Marks] State Board Govt.Higher Secondary School, Kezharoor, Trivandrum    Work Experience...

India, Karnataka, Kerala 174  Words | 3  Pages

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Pradesh and Tamil Nadu Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu are two south Indian states. Both are located in the peninsular Deccan plateau, bounded by the Bay of Bengal to the east. Andhra is India’s fourth largest state by area and has the second longest coastline amongst all of the Indian states. AP’s capital is Hyderabad and the official language is Telugu. Tamil Nadu is the southernmost part of Indian peninsula and is the eleventh largest state by area. Since 500 BC it has been the home of the Tamil people...

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us on login Home Samachar Finance elections world t20 Sports Movies WWE Bawarchi More Sify.com / News / National / Five major issues that hit Tamil Nadu in 2012 4 Mail Print Five major issues that hit Tamil Nadu in 2012 By Bhama Devi Ravi Source : SIFY Last Updated: Wed, Dec 26, 2012 19:00 hrs 0 Comments Thousands join protest in sea at Kudankulam 1. Paucity of power There is simply not enough power being generated...

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Cuddalore Tamil C AZHAGAMMAL Scheduled Caste (SC) AdiDravida 3641 01/08/1995 Taluk Tahsildar Thittakudi Cuddalore RAMANATHAM COLONY THOLUDUR POST TITTAGUDI TALUK District State : Pin : Permanent Address : Cuddalore Tamil Nadu 606303 RAMANATHAM COLONY 2/3 THOLUDUR POST TITTAGUDI TALUK District State : Pin : Contact Details : Email ID : Mobile No : EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION PARTICULARS : Exam Passed Date of Publication of Results 22/06/1993 25/05/1995 07/07/1999 Medium of Instruction Tamil Tamil...

Anna University, Chennai, Hinduism 670  Words | 4  Pages

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Bird Sanctuary

Vedanthankal Lake Bird Sanctuary (Tamil: வேடந்தாங்கல் பறவைகள் சரணாலயம்) is a 30-hectare (74 acres) sanctuary located in the Kancheepuram District of the state of Tamil Nadu, India. The sanctuary is about 75 kilometres (47 mi) from Chennai on National Highway 45 (NH45) south of Chengalpattu. Vedanthangal is a home for migratory birds, such as pintail, garganey, grey wagtail, blue-winged teal, common sandpiper and some more.[1] Vedanthangal is about one and half hour journey from Chennai. It is one...

India, Kerala, Shiva 802  Words | 3  Pages

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