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DMK chief and Tamil Nadu politics veteran M Karunanidhi who passed Anushka Sharma share cheeky moment: Social Media Stalkers' Guide . He has another son Tamizharasu and a daughter Selvi from his second marriage. It is interesting to note, that Dayanidhi Maran who is a former telecom. Murasoli Maran (17 August – 24 November ) was a prominent Tamil politician in India, and an important leader of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam ( DMK) party which was headed by his maternal uncle and mentor, M. Karunanidhi . Relations, M. Karunanidhi (maternal uncle). Children, Kalanidhi Maran. Karunanidhi loved his nephew Murasoli Maran as much as his sons. It was this special relationship that prompted the DMK leader to make.
Independence from British rule was achieved in with the formation of two nations, the Dominions of India and Pakistan, the latter also including East Bengal, present-day Bangladesh. The term British India also applied to Burma for a time period, starting ina small part of Burma.
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This arrangement lasted untilwhen Burma commenced being administered as a separate British colony, British India did not apply to other countries in the region, such as Sri Lanka, which was a British Crown colony, or the Maldive Islands, which were a British protectorate.
It also included the Colony of Aden in the Arabian Peninsula, the original seat of government was at Allahabad, then at Agra from to Bombay Presidency, East India Companys headquarters moved from Surat to Bombay inthe East India Company, which was incorporated on 31 Decemberestablished trade relations with Indian rulers in Masulipatam on the east coast in and Surat on the west coast in The company rented a trading outpost in Madras inmeanwhile, in eastern India, after obtaining permission from the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan to trade with Bengal, the Company established its first factory at Hoogly in Almost a half-century later, after Emperor Aurengzeb forced the Company out of Hooghly, by the midth century the three principal trading settlements, now called the Madras Presidency, the Bombay Presidency, and the Bengal Presidency were each administered by a Governor.
Thanjavur district — Thanjavur District is one of the 32 districts of the state of Tamil Nadu, in southeastern India. As ofThanjavur district had a population of 2, with a sex-ratio of 1, females for every 1, males, the district is located at According to census, Thanjavur district had a population of 2, with a sex-ratio of 1, females for every 1, males, much above the national average of A total ofwere under the age of six, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes accounted for The average literacy of the district was The district had a total ofhouseholds and this district lies at the Kaveri delta region, the most fertile region in the state.
The district is the rice producing region in the state. Kaveri River and its tributaries irrigate the district, a large number of Rice mills, Oil mills are spread over the district. In addition few alloy idols of Thirthakars, Yakshas, and Yakshis were seated, thirthankar idols,24 Jinars big and small stone icons are also there.
The green paddy fields and the Kaveri river provide for picturesque spots in the district, airavateswara temple near Kumbakonam is also a UNESCO declared World Heritage site and another major tourist attraction in the district.
Thanjavur flora were explored and studied by Dr. Tamil Nadu — Tamil Nadu is one of the 29 states of India. Its capital and largest city is Chennai, Tamil Nadu lies in the southernmost part of the Indian Peninsula and is bordered by the union territory of Puducherry and the South Indian states of Kerala, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh.
The state shares a border with the nation of Sri Lanka. Tamil Nadu is the eleventh-largest state in India by area and the sixth-most populous, the state was ranked sixth among states in India according to the Human Development Index inwith the second-largest state economy after Maharashtra. Tamil Nadu was ranked as one of the top seven developed states in India based on a Multidimensional Development Index in a report published by the Reserve Bank of India and its official language is Tamil, which is one of the longest-surviving classical languages in the world.
Tamil Nadu is home to natural resources. In addition, its people have developed and continue classical arts, classical music, historic buildings and religious sites include Hindu temples of Tamil architecture, hill stations, beach resorts, multi-religious pilgrimage sites, and eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Archaeological evidence points to this area being one of the longest continuous habitations in the Indian peninsula, the ASI archaeologists have proposed that the script used at that site is very rudimentary Tamil Brahmi.
Adichanallur has been announced as a site for further excavation. A Neolithic stone celt with the Indus script on it was discovered at Sembian-Kandiyur near Mayiladuthurai in Tamil Nadu, according to epigraphist Iravatham Mahadevan, this was the first datable artefact bearing the Indus script to be found in Tamil Nadu. Mahadevan claimed that the find was evidence of the use of the Harappan language, the date of the celt was estimated at between BCE and BCE. The early history of the people and rulers of Tamil Nadu is a topic in Tamil literary sources known as Sangam literature, numismatic, archaeological and literary sources corroborate that the Sangam period lasted for about six centuries, from BC to AD Trade flourished in commodities such as spices, ivory, pearls, beads, Chera traded extensively from Muziris on the west coast, Chola from Arikamedu and Puhar and Pandya through Korkai port.
A Greco-Roman trade and travel document, the Periplus of the Erythraean Sea gives a description of the Tamil country, besides these three dynasties, the Sangam era Tamilakam was also divided into various provinces named nadu, meaning country 7. Located on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal, it is one of the biggest cultural, economic, according to the Indian census, it is the sixth-largest city and fourth-most populous urban agglomeration in India.
The city together with the adjoining regions constitute the Chennai Metropolitan Area, Chennai is among the most visited Indian cities by foreign tourists. It was ranked 43rd most visited city in the world for yearthe Quality of Living Survey rated Chennai as the safest city in India. Chennai attracts 45 percent of tourists visiting India, and 30 to 40 percent of domestic health tourists.
As such, it is termed Indias health capital, as a growing metropolitan city in a developing country, Chennai confronts substantial pollution and other logistical and socio-economic problems. Chennai has the third-largest expatriate population in India at 35, in ,82, intourism guide publisher Lonely Planet named Chennai as one of the top ten cities in the world to visit in Chennai is ranked as a city in the Global Cities Index and was ranked the best city in India by India Today in the annual Indian city survey.
In Chennai was named the hottest city by the BBC, National Geographic ranked Chennais food as second best in the world, it was the only Indian city to feature in the list. Chennai was also named the ninth-best cosmopolitan city in the world by Lonely Planet, the Chennai Metropolitan Area is one of the largest city economies of India. Chennai is nicknamed The Detroit of India, with more than one-third of Indias automobile industry being based in the city, in Januaryit was ranked third in terms of per capita GDP.
The name Madras originated even before the British presence was established in India, the name Madras is said to have originated from a Portuguese phrase mae de Deus which means mother of god, due to Portuguese influence on the port city.
However, it is whether the name was in use before the arrival of Europeans. The British military mapmakers believed Madras was originally Mundir-raj or Mundiraj, Madras might have also been derived from the word Madhuras meaning juice of honey or sugarcane in Sanskrit.
The nativity of name Chennai, being of Telugu origin is clearly proved by the historians. The first official use of the name Chennai is said to be in a deed, dated 8 August 8.
Tamils — Tamil people with a population of approximately 76 million living around the world are one of the largest and oldest of the existing ethno-linguistic cultural groups of people in the modern world. Between the 3rd century BCE and the 3rd century AD, Tamil people produced native literature that came to be called Sangam literature, Tamils were noted for their martial, religious and mercantile activities beyond their native borders.
Medieval Tamil guilds and trading organizations like the Ayyavole and Manigramam played an important role in the Southeast Asia trade, Pallava traders and religious leaders travelled to Southeast Asia and played an important role in the cultural Indianisation of the region. Locally developed scripts such as Grantha and Pallava script induced the development of many scripts such as Khmer, Javanese Kawi script, Baybayin. Tamil visual art is dominated by stylised Temple architecture in major centres, Chola bronzes, especially the Nataraja sculpture of the Chola period, have become notable as a symbol of Hinduism.
Tamil performing arts are divided into popular and classical, classical form is Bharatanatyam, whereas the popular forms are known as Koothu and performed in village temples and on street corners. Tamil cinema, known as Kollywood, is an important part of the Indian cinema industry, music too is divided into classical Carnatic form and many popular genres.
Although most Tamils are Hindus, most practice what is considered to be folk Hinduism, a sizeable number are Christians and Muslims. A small Jain community survives from the period as well. Tamil cuisine is informed by varied vegetarian and non-vegetarian items usually spiced with locally available spices, the music, the temple architecture and the stylised sculptures favoured by the Tamil people as in their ancient nation are still being learnt and practised.
It is unknown as to whether the term Thamizhar and its equivalents in Prakrit such as Damela, Dameda, the well-known Hathigumpha inscription of the Kalinga ruler Kharavela refers to a Tmira samghata dated to BC. It also mentions that the league of Tamil kingdoms had been in existence years before then, in Amaravati in present-day Andhra Pradesh there is an inscription referring to a Dhamila-vaniya datable to the 3rd century AD. Another inscription of about the time in Nagarjunakonda seems to refer to a Damila.
A third inscription in Kanheri Caves refers to a Dhamila-gharini, in the Buddhist Jataka story known as Akiti Jataka there is a mention to Damila-rattha. Hence, it is clear that by at least BC, Thamizhar is etymologically related to Tamil, the language spoken by Tamil people 9. The agitations involved several mass protests, riots, student and political movements in Tamil Nadu concerning the status of Hindi in the state.
This move was opposed by E. The agitation, which lasted three years, was multifaceted and involved fasts, conferences, marches, picketing and protests, the government responded with a crackdown resulting in the death of two protesters and the arrest of 1, persons including women and children.
The adoption of a language for the Indian Republic was a hotly debated issue during the framing of the Indian Constitution after Indias independence from the United Kingdom. The new Constitution came into effect on 26 Januaryefforts by the Indian Government to make Hindi the sole official language after were not acceptable to many non-Hindi Indian states, who wanted the continued use of English.
The text of the Act did not satisfy the DMK and increased their skepticism that his assurances might not be honoured by future administrations. As the day of switching over to Hindi as sole official language approached, on 25 January, a full-scale riot broke out in the southern city of Madurai, sparked off by a minor altercation between agitating students and Congress party members.
The riots spread all over Madras State, continued unabated for the two months, and were marked by acts of violence, arson, looting, police firing. The Congress Government of the Madras State, called in paramilitary forces to quell the agitation, to calm the situation, Indian Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri gave assurances that English would continue to be used as the official language as long as the non-Hindi speaking states wanted.
The riots subsided after Shastris assurance, as did the student agitation, the agitations of led to major political changes in the state. The DMK won the assembly election and the Congress Party never managed to power in the state since then. This effectively ensured the current virtual indefinite policy of bilingualism of the Indian Republic, there were also two similar agitations in and which had varying degrees of success.
The Republic of India has hundreds of languages, during the British Raj, English was the official language.
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Texas — Texas is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population. Other major cities include Austin, the second most populous state capital in the U. Texas is nicknamed the Lone Star State to signify its former status as an independent republic, and as a reminder of the states struggle for independence from Mexico.
The Lone Star can be found on the Texan state flag, the origin of Texass name is from the word Tejas, which means friends in the Caddo language.
Due to its size and geologic features such as the Balcones Fault, although Texas is popularly associated with the U. Most of the centers are located in areas of former prairies, grasslands, forests. Traveling from east to west, one can observe terrain that ranges from coastal swamps and piney woods, to rolling plains and rugged hills, the term six flags over Texas refers to several nations that have ruled over the territory.
Spain was the first European country to claim the area of Texas, Mexico controlled the territory until when Texas won its independence, becoming an independent Republic. InTexas joined the United States as the 28th state, the states annexation set off a chain of events that caused the Mexican—American War in One Texan industry that thrived after the Civil War was cattle, due to its long history as a center of the industry, Texas is associated with the image of the cowboy.
Kalaignar, as Karunanidhi is fondly called, married the third time in with Rajathi Ammal, from whom he has daughter Kanimozhi. Rajathi's name had cropped up in the Nira Radia tapes case for alleged corruption but the CBI did not find any evidence to implicate her in the same and she was thus acquitted by the courts. The political ambitions, however, have trickled down to the third generation of Karunanidhi's family as well.
His grandson Arivunidhi Muthu's sonDurai Dayanidhi Alagiri' son and Udayanidhi Stalin's son all harbour the dream of entering politics soon. It is his granddaughter Kayalvizhi Alagiri's daughter who is reportedly all set to make her political debut. Karunanidhi has another granddaughter in Senthamarai Stalin's daughter but it is unclear as of now if she will enter politics.
It is interesting to note, that Dayanidhi Maran who is a former telecom minister was also accused of scam in a telephone exchange case during his tenure.
However, it is Karunanidhi's son Stalin and daughter Kanimozhi who continue to remain prominent party faces and leaders of his Dravidian legacy after his death due to prolonged illness. Firstpost is now on WhatsApp. For the latest analysis, commentary and news updates, sign up for our WhatsApp services.