also made a big achievement by having a good position in India, representing the chettiars by showing everyone what we can do. For example: The great Tamil poet: Kaviarasar Kannadasan, the finace minister of india, P.Chidambaram and last but not the least, the famous AVM productions was found by a chettiar...
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...
Tamil Eelam (Tamil: தமிழீழம் tamiḻ īḻam, generally rendered outside Tamil-speaking areas ) is a proposed independent statethat Tamils in Sri Lanka and the Sri Lankan Tamil diaspora aspire to create in the north and east of Sri Lanka. Tamil Eelam has no official...
has been fighting for an independent state of Tamil Eelam.
I agree that the LTTE was a hindrance to the Tamil cause as their actions led the
Sinhalese government to adopt harsher actions against the Tamils. However, the
LTTE was also a help to the Tamil cause because the Sinhalese government was
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Tamils against the World
There is a genocidal crisis in Sri Lanka, where the Tamil minority in the island's north and east are facing “ethnic cleansing” at the hands of the Sinhalese-dominated government. Sri Lanka has a population...
Case Study 1 : Conflict in Sri Lanka
•Sri Lankan Tamils
Sri Lankan Tamils
Stayed in Sri Lanka for more than 1000...
Q: The LTTE was more a hindrance than a help to the Tamils in Sri Lanka.
The LTTE was a help to the Tamil cause because they had tried to voice their unhappiness regarding their human rights on behalf of all the other Tamils in Sri Lanka. This gave them hope that they would be heard and actions would...
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India, Indonesia, Arab and Chinese came for trading and they settled in Sri Lanka. As a result of these many other ethnic minorities, which includes Tamils, Muslim Moors, Burghers and Malays lived in Sri Lanka. This land was concurred by many countries. Especially Portugal, Dutch and lastly the British...
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FACTS ABOUT TAMIL LANGUAGE
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...
can say that it is drawn by the Tamil society. As source A is adapted from www.tamilnet.com and it is drawn in the view of a Tamil. I can infer this because the Tamils were treated badly after the government introduced some policies and they did not benefit the Tamils in any point and it was more of...
perception towards Pondicherry literature in a chronological form.
Literature on Voyages :
The French literature projected its reflection in the Tamil literature by 17th century, with the help of La Foutaine’s, acquaintance with Francois Bernier, philosopher and scholar of the period and brought out...
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...
at the turn of the twentieth century listed four major races: the Sinhala (66%), the Sri Lanka Tamils (13%), the Muslims (6%) and the Indian Tamils (13%). The Sri Lanka Tamils and the Indian Tamils spoke Tamil. Most were Hindu. The Sinhala spoke the Sinhala Language and practiced Buddhism. The Sinhala...
professionals in Tamil Nadu, India. An actor, Mr Suriya Sivakumar in the year of 2005, started this foundation with the help of his family and friends. The reason behind the establishment of this foundation was to help illiterate children and also overcome child labour, child poverty in Tamil Nadu The students...
Brihadeeswara Temple, also called RajaRajeswara Temple at Thanjavur in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, is a Hindu templededicated to Shiva. It is an important example of Tamil architecture achieved during the Chola dynasty. The temple is part of theUNESCO World Heritage Site known as...
The Sri Lankan Tamils fought back against their oppressors, but the Negroes in Mississippi Burning did not fight back. The Tamils in Sri Lanka had started the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) to fight against the injustice the Sinhalese were giving them, but the Negroes did not start anything...
eventual formation of the Tamil Tigers was inevitable. How far do you agree with this statement? Explain your answer.
I agree that the eventual formation of the Tamil Tigers was inevitable. The discriminatory policies by the Sinhalese government were targeted against the Tamils. An example is the Ceylon...
The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (Tamil: தமிழீழவிடுதலைப்புலிகள், ISO 15919: tamiḻ iiḻa viṭutalaip pulikaḷ; commonly known as the LTTE or the Tamil Tigers) is a militant organization based in northern Sri Lanka. Founded in 1976, it has since actively waged a violent secessionist campaign that seeks...
is non-greasy lightly spiced and a gourmet’s delight. Pepper chops, chicken curry, keema vadas, meatball curries are some of the exotic fare of the Tamils. In the old days, ragi was popular and cooked ragi balls were eaten with hot curries. Indeed, eating ragi (made into, balls with the fingers) are dipped...
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...
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...
the Development of Tamil Cultural
Separatism in Singapore, 1856–1965
University of New South Wales
Available online: 04 May 2012
To cite this article: John Solomon (2012): The Decline of Pan-Indian Identity and the Development
of Tamil Cultural Separatism in Singapore...
between the two neighbouring States of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka has reached a flashpoint with the issue before the Supreme Court. Despite court orders and the Prime Minister’s mediation on the issue, Karnataka has stopped the flow of Cauvery river water to Tamil Nadu on the ground that the farmers on...
Designation and Address : : Dr. K.R.Sundaravaradarajan Professor & Head, Department of Agrl. Economics, Faculty of Agriculture, Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu, India 3. Date of Birth 4. Father’s Name 5. Experience in Years 6. Residential Address : : : : 30-07-1962 T. Ramachandran 20 years 36,Kamaleshwar...
either born there in Sri Lanka or those fathers and grandfathers were born there. As a result, many Indian Tamils found themselves stateless. Though India tried to solve the problems, many Indian Tamils continued to stay stateless in the 1980s.In 2003, Sri Lanka passed the Grant of Citizenship to the person...
Tamil Tigers of Sri Lanka
The Tamil Tigers immigrated to Sri Lanka from southern India and made up ten to fifteen percent of the population. The Tigers were the minority when compared to the Sinhalese, who represented seventy-five percent of the population. Right away there was ethnic conflict due...
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10.4 Information Technology
Tamil Nadu Scenario
The Information Technology Industry has opened up tremendous
opportunity for the promotion of Software exports and services in the...
of the Tamils at their discrimination. An armed group, the Tamil Tigers, was formed which resorted to attacking Sinhalese as well as Tamil officials who supported the ruling party. Many incidences of violence ensued including the 1983 riots where 13 Sinhalese soldiers were killed by the Tamil Tigers...