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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 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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This slightly damaged postcard shows a neat mix of Western fashion and South Indian styling. Two of the girls wear their sarees over trendy blouses and the third has a traditional little choli - all three sporting loads of jewellery with tight belts the focal point. Seated lower down, the fourth girl appears to be in a basque bodice and skirt, a more old-fashioned Euro outfit. I especially like the checked saree with the satin blouse.

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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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Varaha Cave Temple, an example of Indian rock-cut architecture dating from the late 7th century, is a rock-cut cave temple located at Mamallapuram, is a finest testimonial of anciest Vishwakarma Sthapathis, a tiny village south of Chennai in the state of Tamil Nadu, India.[1] Part of the Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram, the temple is a UNESCO World Heritage Site

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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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Hindu priest in traditional dress shot from Nellaiappar Temple, one of the famous Shiva Temples situated at the heart of Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, photo by Santu Brahma

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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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