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Emergence and Eclipse of Tamil Brahmins-Some Guidelines to Research

Some Guidelines to Research V Subramaniam Upto the 18th century, the position of the Brahmins in Tamil Nadu was important but not dominant in society. How did they acquire before the end of the 19th century a measure of dominance they did not have earlier?

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