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Women in Tamil Nadu drawing the traditional form of Kolam.
Women in Tamil Nadu drawing the traditional form of Kolam.

Move through the streets of any village in Tamil Nadu, India, early in the morning, and try to find a home that does not.

Lack of creativity in conceptualisation of scenes and one point agenda to showcase the macho image of Vijay have hampered the movie dearly.

When you get to know within 10 minutes in to the movie, that the name of the movie is a nickname for the lead star and doesn’t have any other.

Cumin has acted as a cultural symbol for many centuries and it has an important role as medicine and food.

Seeragam (Cumin in English and Jeera in Hindi) is a tiny dried fruit belonging to an annual plant of the parsley family. The botanic name for cumin is Cuminum Cyminum..

The Opinion Pages
What can Happen when Fiction Wins Out Over Facts in Academia

We all love a great underdog story.  There is nothing more emotionally satisfying than watching someone, against all odds, score a big victory. When this

NRI’s and the pre-conceived notion of Brain Drain

In a world that generalizes the act of an individual who goes overseas to demonstrate his / her capabilities and earn a living in a.

Arts
Story Telling with a Message Set to Music!

Storytelling is an art form greatly revered by the Tamil people. The art of narrating tales has flourished in Tamil Nadu…

Tamil Nadu’s Multimedia Paintings from the 16th Century

Get ready to read about an amazing art form of Tamil Nadu. Experience a wonderful world of rich, colorful paintings, adorned…

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