If you are Tamil, I’m sure that at some point you’ve come across someone argue about Tamil antiquity. You may have come across someone saying that it goes back thousands of years. You may have also come across a statement to support their claim.
She whizzed over to my grandmother’s home, where I was sojourning for the summer, on her motorcycle. I had been ready for an hour beforehand, so I sat and waited. Across from the television was a sectional sofa decked with intricate cushions overlooking a table. On the table was a medley of newspapers and magazines. As I waited, I delighted over the morning’s edition of the Dina Thanthi, a Tamil-language newspaper not available in North America.