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Ancient Pastimes as revealed from inscriptions

Ancient Pastimes in the culture The inscriptions found in the walls, boulders and rocks in Tamil Nadu throws valuable light on the pastime activities of the people, how they spent their leisure time. In the communal gatherings people enjoyed and…

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The Musical pillars, Nellaiappar temple, Tirunelvelli.

Music from Inscription

 The Musical pillars, Nellaiappar temple, Tirunelvelli. Two huge pillars in the ‘Mani manadapam’ located near the nandi mandapam carved out of a single stone and each one is having 48 sub pillars. They produce musical notes when struck. The scholars…

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Stones of Heroes! - Heritage Treasure

Stones of Heroes!

Hero stones with inscriptions from Madurai It is not new to celebrate the hero’s who fight for the nation, or a place. It was the ancient thought and practice prevalent all over the world. Two hero stones with inscriptions are…

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Mahavir Jayanthi

Mahavir Jayanthi

Mahavir Jayanthi special posting of this article with beautiful images will definitely attract the readers to visit this place Kazhugumalai or Kalugumalai is located in Tuticourin district. There are number of Jain images with inscriptions of Tamil Language and script…

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