Tamil nadu lies in the southernmost part of the indian subcontinent and is bordered by the union territory of puducherry and the south indian states of kerala karnataka and andhra pradeshit is bounded by the eastern ghats on the north by the. The first full length motion picture in india was produced by dadasaheb phalke phalke is seen as the pioneer of the indian film industry and a scholar of indias languages and culturehe employed elements from sanskrit epics to produce his raja harishchandra 1913 a silent film in marathi.
The female characters in the film were played by male actors.
Thevar jayanthi date. Keezhadi also spelt as keeladi is a small village near silaiman. Tamil nadu tm na is one of the 29 states of indiaits capital and largest city is chennai formerly known as madras. The recent scientific dates obtained for keeladi findings push back the date of tamil brahmi to another century6th century bce.