Rare Pictures of Dravidians, Tamils and Tamil Nadu from A French Book (Year 1887)

Compiled  by London Swaminathan


Date: 8 November 2016


Time uploaded in London: 6-09 am


Post No.3332


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Please see the earlier two parts posted yesterday and day before yesterday.


Devadasi, Temple Dancer

Village women


Temple Dancers (Devadasis)


Dravidian warriors (Bhils)



Low Caste People (Palanquin bearers)

Irulas (Dravidians)


Irulas of Nilgris (according to foreigners, Irulas are Dravidians)

Dravidian Kotas of Tamil Nadu

Dravidian Todas of Nilagris,Tamil Nadu

Tamil Pilgrims


Minas of Rajasthan

to be continued……………………