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Telugu (తెలుగు), a Dravidian language spoken by about 75 million people mainly in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, where it is the official language. It is also spoken in such neighbouring states as Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Orissa, Maharashtra and Chattisgarh, and is one of the 22 scheduled languages of India. (...)

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Architectural details at Sri Ranganatha Temple, Tamil Nadu, India (by Judith Knibbe).

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Tamil Nadu is a state in South India well known for its Temples and architecture, food, movies and classical dance and music. This province has been the home of the Tamils since at least 500 BC. The languages spoken here are mainly 'Tamil' (also written as 'Thamizh') and English in the large cities. Its main language Tamil has been in use in inscriptions and literature for 1500-2000 years. Its metro capital is Chennai. Tamil Nadu is homeland to various natural resources, magnificent Hindu…

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Infographic of Tamil Language: for the ones who want to start to learn this beautiful language!

Infographic of Tamil Language: for the ones who want to start to learn this beautiful language!

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The CHOLA DYNASTY (Tamil: சோழர்) was one of the longest-ruling dynasties in the history of southern India. The earliest datable references to this Tamil dynasty are in inscriptions from the 3rd century BCE left by Asoka, of the Maurya Empire. As one of the Three Crowned Kings, the dynasty continued to govern over varying territory until the 13th century CE.

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State of Tamil Nadu, India | A Toda woman wears a traditional poothukuli, the Toda native dress. The Toda are considered one of the earliest (Dravidian) tribes of India. | © Lindsay Hebberd/Corbis

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The iconic Meenakshi Temple is located in the ancient city of Madurai in the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Located in the heart of the 2,500-years-old city, Meenakshi Temple is dedicated to goddess Meenakshi, an avatar of the Hindu goddess Parvati — the consort of Lord Shiva...

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Tamil Nadu is famous for its magnificent Temples and stone architecture, cuisine, cinemas and traditional dance and music. This region has been...

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Descent of the Ganges at Mahabalipuram, in the Tamil Nadu state India, is one of a group of monuments that were designated as a World Heritage Site since 1984.[1] Measuring 96 feet (29 m) long by 43 feet (13 m) high, it is a giant open-air relief carved of the a monolithic rock. The monuments and sanctuaries were built by the Pallava kings in the 7th and 8th centuries.

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