Introduction
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Introduction

In his email announcing the Site Seminar at Srirangam, Prof Swaminathan,  one of the founders of the Tamil Heritage Trust, explains the objectives of the Seminar and lists the events associated with it. Dear friends, For the last three years, we have been running a site seminar every year, to intensely study one heritage location. … Continue reading

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Koil Ozhugu: A Note

Badri Seshadri introduces the Koil Ozhugu, the one-of-a-kind chronicle of the Srirangam Temple and presents a few interesting excerpts. In reconstructing the history of any temple, we have access to the temple inscriptions as well as legends or sthala puranas. From a historian’s perspective, the inscriptions are considered accurate while legends are made use of … Continue reading