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India Tamil Nadu, the land of the Tamils is the southern-most India state of Tamil Nadu is bordered by Puducherry, Kerala, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.India Tamil Nadu has had continuous human habitation since pre-historic times. Its long India history and Indian cultural traditions are among the oldest in India and the world. The ancient Indian Tamil kingdoms of Chera, Chola, Pallava and Pandya are of very ancient origins. They patronised a mature India culture which produced some of the oldest surviving Indian literature in India.Colonised by the East India Company, India Tamil Nadu was eventually incorporated into the Madras Presidency. After the independence of India, the India Madras State was created in 1956 based on India linguistic boundaries. The name of the Madras State was changed to Tamil Nadu in the year 1969. The politics of India Tamil Nadu has been dominated by DMK and AIADMK, who are of the Indian Dravidian movement which agitated demanding concessions for the 'Dravidian' population of India Tamil Nadu. Lying on a low plain along the Indian southeastern coast of the Indian peninsula, Tamil Nadu is bounded by the India Eastern Ghats in the north and Nilgiri, Annamalai Hills, and Palakkad on the west. The state has large fertile areas along the Indian Coromandel coast, the Palk strait, and the Gulf of Mannar. The fertile plains of India Tamil Nadu are fed by rivers such as Kaveri, Palar, and Vaigai, and by the northeast monsoon. Traditionally a manufacturing Indian state, Tamil Nadu is also a leading producer of agricultural products.The sixth most populous state in the Indian Union, Tamil Nadu has the largest Indian urban agglomeration nationwide. Increases in literacy have caused India Tamil Nadu to report the second lowest growth in population in India for the last decade. Globalisation brought increased export opportunities, making India Tamil Nadu the fifth largest economy among the states of India. In spite of all these TN has the most number of HIV positives in India declared in 2007.The growing demands for skilled labour have caused the increased number of educational institutions in India Tamil Nadu. It has the highest number of vocational training institutions in India. India Chennai, which was known until 1996 as Madras, is the fourth largest city of India and the state capital. Coimbatore, Madurai, Tiruchirapalli, Salem and Tirunelveli are other large cities (Corporations) of India Tamil Nadu.The art and culture of Tamils are among the oldest in India and the world. Great literature, music, dance and architecture have evolved from India Tamil Nadu over the past two millennia. India Tamil Nadu provided the cradle in which the rich musical tradition of India Carnatic music evolved. Many of the great composers such as Tyagaraja lived and flourished in India Tamil Nadu.India




 

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A small Temple Stairway Tea A Cut on the Ghats
Puja for sale A guide to mysticisme ? I bow for You
Boating A cozy tea stall in the morning Oooooo ... !
Bangle your life If 6 would be 9 Here I live
Rooster's Home Pots of Matigara On track
The  Painter 1 .. 2 .. 3 .. Jump Where is that d... hole ?
Whitewash All that glitters is not Gold Boy from Mangulam
Cave Dancing Dancing with wolves. Aarti
Girls, girls, girls Nightriders of the sea Sundown over Samanar Hill
Firework in the sky Twinkeling Eyes Sunrise at Mamalla beach
Butterflies on the beach In the shade of a Government shop Drifting straight into your living-room
Nizamuthin Express SEA Brahminy Kite
... do behave yourself on stage ! Sunbeams Where are you going ?
The man and his Parisal Good morning Mamallapuram Road to nowhere.
Jallikattu The Endless Coromandel Coast Kanniyampatti at dusk
Clouds over Yercaud Look at me That's what I call winnowing !
Life fading away in the shade Enlightened Holy water
Wisdom written on  walls Salt pans Bharata Natyam
Would you be happy ? Kannier Bakthi Madurai, here I come
Look at my tissues Rose Pudupatti Dooming out of the dark
Kungumam Fly the sky A Dog's Tale
Walking in the sky  I said Wild thing ... A man from Rajasthan
Competition As old as her house The world upside down
Jallikattu Spectator As red stripes fade away ...... Say hello to Mr Bull
Malapuram Blue ... and then the Quarrymen came Vaigai Colors
Moon Eclips seen from Madurai /  South-India The vast enclosed fields A professional aberation ?
Colors of the street Lost Golden Glory Shy wondering eyes
A Farmer On the edge of light Rainboy
The load man Old Tamil Man The Family - The Religion
Guard of the Mosque Owl Fun on a Bamboo stick
Talking Head Devotion to Ayappan Young priest
Ayappan Puja Tamil Bride The Shore Temple
A Lorry, Women A fisherman from Mamallapuram My goat
The new fishermen's fleet A symphony of light in Red Free fall in between lines
Sweet Reminiscence Next generation of fishermen ? Fun in the kitchen
Fool on the hill A paradise for pastel painters Early morning at the lake
The final steps Samanar Temple cave A holy dip
Parisal No Doctor ! Sea Shore Temple
Local Hairdresser The potato loadman Selvam
Watermelon Pilgrim I Vaigai River Rainy
|YummmmmmmmmmmY| Who is looking at who ? Thannier
How to eat a guava ? Show or devotion ? A sweet heavenly dream.
In between lines Old is gold. (²) Will you still need me ....
White Making his account Cover Photoalbum
Mangulam Village Policemen, your friends Emancipation ....
Coconuts are real sellers .... Itcham Husband and wife
Buy my tissues ... Like a statue Till the last drop ...
The gold of Tamil Nadu White landscape Having a haircut
Snapped on video You are so beautiful .... Room for one more ?
Early morning light. Don't touch my mothers food. Sadhu
One last pray .... It's Independence Day ! Please, don't  ....
Looooook ...... ! A star on the moon Learn young, learn fair.
Are You ever gonna make it like him ? Glass Onion White Landscape II
Do you sop also ? The Balance Holy Flame
Private entrance of Chettinad Palace Winding Road Going up in smoke.
For generations to come ..... Magalier, magalier, magalier .... The night blower
Birds of different feathers Painting with light Lines of life
Safe  by mother, wondering Tea Man