A photo-litho of this record is given in the Epigraphical Report for , facing page This is a fragmentary inscription of Nandivarman dated in his 13th year. It may be noted that Pallikonda was called Vichchur  in ancient times. This inscription indicates that the limits of the Pallava Empire still continued to extend as far south as the Pudukkottiai State. The original location of this slab may be traced to this shrine where the present lintel appears to be a later substitution or to some other shrine not far from its present position. Ancient cemeteries that were used before BC and other signs of advanced civilization has also discovered in Sri Lanka 3. Another inscription of about the time in Nagarjunakonda seems to refer to a Damila.
From the florid variety of the alphabet  used and from the occurrence of the titles Atyantakama, Atiranachanda, etc. Pullis are marked in the record in some cases. Historically, Jaffna has been a contested city and it was made into a colonial port town during the Portuguese occupation of the Jaffna peninsula in who lost it to the Dutch, only to lose it to the British in Paiyanur, Chingleput taluk and District. At the south end of the rock-cut shrine in the Parvatagirisvara temple. It may be noted that Pallikonda was called Vichchur  in ancient times.
This is dated in the 2nd year of Nandippottaraiyar and records the construction of the mukha-mandapa by Selvavanarayan, son of Amani-Gangaraiyar, who was ruling over Vittur.
Volume 10 Volume 11 Volume 12 Volume T his inscription was partially copied in and then completely in after removing a wall obstructing a portion of the record. On two episkde in the mandapa in front of the Oailasanathan shrine in the Kandasvamin temple.
This record engraved in Pallava-Grantha characters on two detached pillars, gives the birudas of a Pallava king. The food offered to the god was used for feeding pilgrims and the gold endowed was received by the assembly of Aruvagur in Singapura-nadu. 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.
Kalachuri-Chedi Era Part 2. This record registers a gift of 30 kalanju of gold by Solanar Ulagaperumanar of Sola-nadu for burning a perpetual lamp before the god Tiruvilankoyil Perumanadigal set up in the temple of Tiruvengadattu-Perumanadigal at Tiruchchoginur in Kudavur-nadu, a subdivision of Tiruvengada-kottam, in the 51st year of Vijaya-Dantivikramavarman.
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Another inscription of about the time in Nagarjunakonda seems to refer to a Damila. The original location of this slab may be traced to this shrine where the present lintel appears to be a later substitution or to some other shrine not far from its present position.
It is dated in the 61st year of Vijaya-Nandivikramavarman and registers a grant of 16 veli of land, which, lqtest with the 24 veli granted previously, was constituted into a village under the name Pattattalmangalam and given to a number of Brahmanas at the instance of 226, an officer of the king.
Tiruchchanur, Chandragiri Taluk, Chittoor District. Sri Lanka has maritime borders with India to the northwest and the Maldives to the southwest, Sri Lankas documented history spans 3, years, with evidence of epiwode human settlements dating back to at leastyears. Prior to the Sri Lankan civil war, it was Sri Lankas second most populated city after the commercial capital Colombo, the s latset uprising led to extensive damage, expulsion of part of the population, and military occupation.
Of Pallava structural monuments in the Chingleput district, only those at Mahabalipuram and Conjeeveram are known. It registers a gift of pasture latewt by Idaivalanjan Kandan, one of the Nagarattar of Mamallapuram, after purchasing it from Kon-Kandan, son of Ilan Paduvunar, the headman of Kunrattur in Amur-kottam.
On the Plinths of two Balipithas excavated in the courtyard of the shore temple.
Association, Julyp. On a slab built into the floor of the mandapa in front of the central shrine in the vanadhisvara temple.
A small Jain community survives from the period as well. It is a benedictory 2622 wishing long rule for Rajasimha, who has the birudas: Paramaras Volume 7, Part 2.
Ranajaya, Sribhara, Chitrakarmuka, Ekavira, and Sivachudamani.
It registers a gift of five kalanju of gold, by the daughter-in-law marumagal of Ayyakki Pangala-adigal, who was probably a chief of Pangala-nadu, which comprised a portion of the present North Arcot district. This inscription is dated in the 52nd year of Vijaya-Nandivarman. Jaffna is known in Tamil as Yalpanam, the origin of the ltest can 2622 traced to a legend about the towns etymology.
On the third pillar in the rock-cut cave in the Pundarikaksha-Perumal Temple.
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Along with the Maldives, Sri Lanka is one of the two countries in South Asia that are rated among high human development on the Human Development Index. The villages of Kunrattur and Amur are near Mahabalipuram in Chingleput district. Like the previous record, this is also engraved in Grantha and Tamil characters.
This inscription  is dated in the 6th year of Vijaya-Dantivikramavarman and it registers a gift of 16 kalanju of gold by Vinnakovaraiyar, probably a chieftain of the locality, to provide, from th interest on the amount, offerings to the goddess Erruk-Kunranar-Bhattari for the merit of Udaradi and Nambi ……… who fell in an encounter.
The village Aruvagur, which is stated to have been situated to the east of the road, may be identified with Arugavur in the Gingee taluk. This is a fragmentary record of Dantivikramavarman.
Although most Tamils are Hindus, most practice what is considered to be folk Hinduism, a sizeable number are Christians and Muslims. It may be noted that Pallikonda was called Vichchur  in ancient times. Epislde in South Indian Inscriptions, Vol. Among the Paleolithic human settlements discovered in Sri Lanka, Pahiyangala and it is said that Kubera was overthrown by his demon stepbrother Ravana, the powerful emperor who built a mythical flying machine named Dandu Monara. Volume 14 Volume Tamil visual art is dominated latdst stylised Temple architecture in major centres, Chola bronzes, especially the Nataraja sculpture of the Chola period, have become notable as a symbol of Hinduism.
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August 15, – D: This inscription indicates that the limits of the Pallava Empire still continued to extend as far south as the Pudukkottiai State. It mentions a certain Visayanallula[n], who may be identified with the person of the same name noticed as the elder brother of Kamban Araiyan, the builder of the well at Tiruvellarai in the 4th year of Dantivarman.
In antiquity, Sri Lanka was known to travellers by a variety of names, according to the Mahavamsa, the legendary Prince Vijaya named the land Tambapanni, because his followers hands were reddened by the red soil of the area. Forpara 8. Ancient cemeteries that were used before BC and other signs of advanced civilization has also discovered in Sri Lanka. It is dated in the 22nd year of Nandivarman II, also known as Pallavamall, Kshatriyamalla, Nayadhira, and Sridhara, and records a gift made by the king, at the request of his minister Brahmasriraja, of the village Kodukolli, which was later, surnamed as Ekadhiramangalam to a Brahmana named Jyeshtapada-Somayajin of the Bharadvaja-gotra residing at Puniya in Tondaka-rashtra.
Reference to a Kaduvetti-Muttarasan who made a raid on Koyattur in the reign of the Bana king Vijayaditya Virachulamani Prabhumeru is noticed in a record from Punganur No. Hence, it is clear that by at least BC, Thamizhar is etymologically related to Tamil, the language spoken by Tamil people.
It also has number of institutions, minor industrial units, banks, hotels. On a pillar in the Mandapa in front of the central shrine in the Naganathesvara temple. In later inscriptions the god is called Virrirunda-Perumal A. The last verse of the inscription suggests that it was intended to perpetuate the accession of Rajasimha Narasimha II to the throne. Konerirajapuram Tanjavur Annual Reports It registers an agreement made by the gana of Payinur to remove annually episodd silt from the big tank of the village for the interest on 6, kadi of paddy received by them by the standard measure por-kal, from Nagan, a merchant of Ulakkuni residing at Mamallapuram.