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the textile manufactures of india is an18 volume set of fabric sample books put together in 1866 by john forbes watson and published by the india office of the british Ggovernment - No. 476: Chintzes

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Descent of the Ganges at Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu state India. Designated a World Heritage Site 1984. Built by Pallava kings 7th-8th centuries.

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Sitting in an ancient Hindu Temple, India. #Hindu #architecture #amazing

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Tamil girl wearing a upper body tunic over a sari, 1912. Source: Archaeological Survey of India Collections

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State of Tamil Nadu, India | A Toda woman wears a traditional poothukuli, the Toda native dress. The Toda are considered one of the earliest (Dravidian) tribes of India. | © Lindsay Hebberd/Corbis

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Srirangam Temple This temple is glorified in the Divya Prabandha, the early medieval Tamil literature canon of the Alvar saints from the 6th–9th centuries CE and is dedicated to Vishnu. It is one of the most illustrious temples in India.

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Infographic of Tamil Language

Infographic of Tamil Language

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#Kanyakumari, #India. Kanyakumari, formerly known as Cape Comorin, is a town in Kanyakumari District in the state of Tamil Nadu in India. Kanyakumari lies at the southernmost tip of mainland India

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Large verandas, pillared passages and rooms that can fit a thousand people are…

Great Gopuram (152ft) & entrance to Temple, Madura 1875 Photograph of a gopuram (tower) and entrance of the Minakshi Sundareshvara temple in Madurai, taken by Nicolas & Company in the 1870s. (via British Library)

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