Origin and early history of Tamil Nadu

This article provides you information on the early history and the origin of the Tamilnadu.

Tamil nadu is one of the Tourist places of India. The state is located in the southern most part of the country and it has a great historical importance. The language that is spoken by the people is the Tamil language. The Specialty of the Tamil language is known all over the world. From the 1500 B.C the Tamil nadu is said to be the home for Tamil civilization which is responsible for many archeological evidences available. The Tamil language that is spoken in the Tamil nadu is 2500 years old. The Classical Tamil language was also used in the inscriptions, scripts and the literature. There were many spiritual leaders who have told great about this Tamil language and the features of Tamil language.

Tamil nadu

The tamil nadu has its own age of empires from 600 – 1300 B.C. Based on the history of Tamil nadu the classifications are made based on the era.

Pre – historic era of Tamilnadu

The Pre – historic era is the oldest part of the Tamilnadu history. The era can be classified based on different ages as follows

•Old stone age of Tamilnadu
•New stone age of Tamilnadu
•Metal age of Tamilnadu
•Megalithic age of Tamilnadu

There are various archeological evidences available to prove the different ages and these evidences were found in the small village named as Adichanallur which is 24 km from Thirunelveli. There were many clay urns confining a number of 169 clay urns and those clay urns contained the human skulls which were very old and that belonged to the Neolithic period around 3800 years ago.

There were also bones and skeletons found out along with these evidences which also belongs to the same period. Some proofs tell that there were also grains of the rice plus husks, Neolithic Celts and chattered rice that were found. Many geologists have found many Interesting evidences about Tamilnadu that are connecting to the Jurassic era. Hundreds of the fossilized eggs of the dinosaur were found by them and those eggs were 65 million years old. These evidences were found underneath a stream in some small village near the Ariyalur district.

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