Tuesday, January 12, 2010

South India 2

Apart from the English accent agreement South India and Peninsular India, southern India has been accepted by several added celebrated names. Adi Shankara coined the name Dravida in the 8th aeon as he alleged himself Dravida Shishu, acceptation a adolescent from South India (see ancestry of Dravida). The appellation Deccan, an Anglicized anatomy of the chat "Dakhhin" which is a acquired from the chat dakshina acceptation south, refers alone to the breadth covered by the Deccan Plateau, a agitable plateau that covers best of peninsular India excluding the littoral areas. The Carnatic is an English appellation acquired from "Karnād" or "Karunād", acceptation aerial country. The agreement Karnād and Carnatic accept continued awkward accurate affiliation with the plateau and accredit to all of South India, including the coasts, the western of which is called the Carnatic coast. The name Karnātaka is acquired from the aforementioned root

Carbon dating on ash mounds associated with neolithic cultures in Southern India date aback to 8000 BCE. Artefacts such as arena bean axes, and accessory chestnut altar accept been begin in the region. Towards the alpha of 1000 BCE, adamant technology advance through the region; however, there does not arise to be a absolutely developed Bronze Age above-mentioned the Adamant Age in South India. South India was a capital of the age-old world, bond the Mediterranean and the Far East. The southern bank from Karwar to Kodungallur was the best important trading bank in the Indian subcontinent consistent in intermingling amid locals and traders. The South Indian bank of Malabar and the Tamil bodies of the Sangam age traded with the Graeco-Roman world. They were in acquaintance with the Phoenicians, Romans, Greeks, Arabs, Syrians, Jews, and Chinese

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