Discover and read the best of Twitter Threads about #tamilnadu

Most recents (24)

#BreakingNews Actor #Vijayalakshmi consumes BP tablets, says her last video. Rushed to private hospital in unconscious state in #Chennai. "I don’t want to continue living, my death should be a big eye opener to all" she says in a video. Police have rushed to the scene @THChennai
"I wanted to live for long, but they insulted me in the social media and tortured me," says actor #Vijayalakshmi. Demands arrest of a popular actor-turned politician and a caste outfit leader in south #TamilNadu
Actor #Vijayalakshmi is now conscious and her health condition is stable in private hospital, say police sources.
Read 3 tweets
Who's this K. Annamalai (former IPS)?

Short version: A sanghi agent promoted in Tamil Nadu by RSS-BJP just like they did for Rajini / Maridhas /Anna Hazare /Rangaraj Pandey / other bramnin-baman supremacists

Video:

Credits: Haashiraamaa Senju
Details👇
swarajyamag.com/topic/k-annama…

Swarajya is a RSS /BJP founded Right wing bramin - baman castiest supremacists news outlet

Swarajya promoting K Annamalai
twitter.com/tnytforum?lang…

Tamil Nadu youth thinkers forum is RSS /BJP sleeper cell in Tamil Nadu. Their job is to promote RSS BJP supporters to take over Tamil Nadu politics and destroy reservation and people welfare in TN.

This forum is also promoted by swarajya (top right)👇
Read 21 tweets
K Parasaran, 92 years old senior lawyer & an erudite Hindu scholar. His courtroom orations are often lectures in Hindu scriptures. He defended Ayyappa in Sabarimala case & Ramsetu earlier. When a judge asked why he was opposing govt in Ramsetu case...(1)
He replied 'This is the least I can do for Ram'. He also represented Ramlalla, infant Ram, in #Ayodhya case. When opposite party objected to daily hearings, Parasaran said 'My last wish before I die, is to finish #RamMandir case.' Hindu civilization needs more such people. (2)
Sri Parasaran ji born in #TamilNadu's Srirangam in 1927. His father a Vedic scholar. Parasaran ji served India as Attorney General & was honoured with Padma Vibhushan. He is now a trustee of Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra Trust & his home in Delhi turned into trust's office. (3)
Read 4 tweets
#Thread #DidYouKnow
1. Nestled in the #UNESCO World Heritage Site of the #Western Ghats, #Marudhamalai #Temple Situated at a height of about 500 feet in a plateau in the city of #Coimbatore #TamilNadu. Believed to be the abode of God #Murugan , this 1,200-year-old Temple is on a
2. small hillock. The Temple can be accessed via a long flight of steps, & from the top you can get sweeping views of the surrounding #landscape. The hill is also home to a multitude of #medicinal #herbs are used in the preparation of various #ayurvedic medicines. Sattology about
3. #petrified by thieves: Standing at the foot hill, as we gaze towards the North, in the distant hills, we discern three stones in diverse colors, which are the petrified form of three thieves cursed by God #Murugan for their sinful act of plundering the #treasures belonging to
Read 6 tweets
OBC Reservation என்ன தான் பிரச்சனை? Explained From Basic :

OBC Reservation அப்படின்னா என்ன?

நம் தமிழ்நாட்டில் BC,MBC என சொல்லுவோம்.மத்திய அரசு இந்த BC+MBC =OBC என சொல்லுவாங்க.

சரி இப்போ என்ன தான் பிரச்சனை?

மேல சொன்ன OBC Reservation-AIQ'ல் கொடுக்கவில்லை என்பது தான் பிரச்சனை.
அது என்ன AIQ?
AIQ - All India Quota

அதாவது நம்மTN'ல் 23 Govt Med Coll- இருக்கு.இதுல

UG Seats-15 %
PG Seats-50 %

நம்ம இந்த AIQ'க்கு கொடுத்துவிட வேண்டும்,அப்படிAIQ'க்கு போகும் சீட்ஸ்-தமிழ்நாட்டை தாண்டி மற்ற எந்த மாநிலங்களில் இருந்து வந்து மருத்துவம் படிக்க வழி வகை செய்யும்.
நீங்க கேட்கலாம் நம்ம தமிழ்நாட்டில்,நம்ம அரசு உருவாக்கிய கல்லூரிகளில் உள்ள இடத்தை நாம AIQ'க்கு கொடுக்க வேண்டுமா ஏன் ?

காரணம் 1984'ல் உச்சநீதிமன்றம் Dr. Pradeep Jain Vs Union of India வழக்கில்,ஒரு உத்தரவு போட்டாங்க,இந்த மாதிரி AIQ'க்கு சில Seats நீங்க கொடுக்க வேண்டும் என!
Read 17 tweets
#Thread
1.Main Deity: Kapaleeshwarar (Bhagwan Shiva)
Consort: Karpagambal (Maa Parvati)
Sthal Vriksh: Punnai Tree (Calophyllum inophyllum)
Sthal Theerth: Kapali, Kadavul, Veda, Vali, Ganga, Velli, & Rama Theerth. #Kapaleeshwarar Temple is of typical Dravidian #architecture style
2. There are 2 entrances to the #temple marked by the Gopuram on either side with the Gopuram overpowering the street on which the Temple present. The East Gopuram is about 40 m height, while the smaller western Gopuram faces the Holy Pond, with intricate patterns of sculpture
3. figures in cool eye-passing colors is a treat to watch. The Temple is also a testimonial for the Vishwakarmas #Sthapathis. There are inscriptions on the Temple Structure which dates to the 7th Century. The view of the Temple from the outside is magnificent & awesome. This is a
Read 17 tweets
#Thread
1. #Marundeeswarar Temple, #Chennai
Marundu means #medicine ; Eswar is Bhagwan Shiv
Utchavar: Thyagarajar
Consort: TiripuraSundari
Sthal Vriksh: SHAMI TREE/VANNI Tree (#Prosopis #Spicigera)
Sthal Theerth: Pancha Theertha
Agamam: Kameekam
approx: 1500 years old
2. #Temple is dedicated to God Shiva, located in #Thiruvanmiyur, Chennai. It is one of the 275 Paadal Petra Sthalams where the two of the most revered Nayanars (Saivite Sages), Appar & Tirugnana Sambandar have glorified the Temple with their verses during the 7th-8th century.
3. Temple has been widely expanded by Chola kings during the 11th century. The Temple has two seven tiered Gopuram, a huge pond. The Marundeeswarar Temple has been a place of curative #worship for people with #diseases. The Temple is believed to have partial feature of #Pallava
Read 17 tweets
Visiting India is not just Taj Mahal, it has other far greater monuments too. I think it would be better to show you some images instead of just writing.

🌟 Here the list of few Ancient Heritage, which we all need to protect & preserved 🌟
Our temple's are the living pages from our heritage and history. We must reclaim and rebuild all temples
This is the Interior view of the main shrine of god Vishnu Chennakeshava temple, Belur Karnataka, India. Ornate doorjamb lintel and guardians Jaya and Vijaya, is clearly seen
Panna meena ka kund(pond) jaipur
Jaipur is the city where every place itself speaks about the royal history of the place. Such a place is Panna mian ki Naoli. Visiting this beautiful place during monsoon will give you memorable experience that you will remember throughout ur life
Read 27 tweets
New #COVID19 Hotspots in #India

States reporting highest number of cases in July:
🔝5⃣: #Maharashtra, #TamilNadu, #Delhi, #Karnataka, #Telangana

States reporting highest number of deaths in July:
🔝5⃣: #Maharashtra, #TamilNadu, #Delhi, #Karnataka, #WestBengal

(1/3)
(2/3)
Emerging #COVID19 Hotspots in #India

States with more than 50% of total cases in July:

🔝#Karnataka, #Telangana, #AP, #Assam, #Kerala, #Odisha, #Bihar.

States with more than 50% of total deaths in July:
🔝#Karnataka, #Assam, #Odisha, #Bihar, #AP, #JammuAndKashmir
(3/4)

Which States may be Manipulating Data?

States with lowest ratio of Active Cases VS Cases in July:
🔝#Telengana #Odisha #Delhi #Haryana #Assam #Bihar

States discharging patients quickly:
🔝#Bihar #Odisha #Telengana #Haryana #Assam

#RecoveryRate is not reliable!
Read 5 tweets
#Thread #DidYouKnow
1/n
Sri Brahmapureeswarar Temple, near Trichy
Main Deity : Sri Brahmapureeswarar (Lord Brahma).
Ambal (Consort) : Brahma Nayagi.
Holy Water : Brahma Theertham.
Temple Tree : Magizha(Spanish cherry)tree.
2/n
Prominence of the Shrine : This is yet another spectacular Dravidian #architectural marvel, the Brahmapureeswar Temple. Not known to many, this temple is tucked away on the outskirts of the #Trichy city at a serene village near #Tirupattur. After a 30 km drive from Trichy,
3/n
take left and a 6 km drive through the beautiful village side would take you to the #Brahmapureeswarar Temple. An Early morning visit is recommended for a great #spiritual ambience. The main deity worshiped here is the Lord Brahmapureeswarar, an avatar of Lord Shiva.
Read 22 tweets
#Thread 1/n
Vana Durga Parameswari Amman is a temple dedicated to Vana Durga, situated in Kathiramangalam, #Tanjore dist. #TamilNadu is one of the Nava (9) Durga Temple is a presiding deity in this temple. Vana Durga Parameswari Amma...
2/n
The main idol of the Temple is six feet height and special Pooja in the #Temple held at Rahu Kalam, In this Temple, Goddess Durga is faced towards East direction. Sage #Agastya installed this Goddess Durga and Sage Mirugandar worshipped this Goddess Durga. The main idol of the Temple...
3/n
As per legacy, Presiding deity is Goddess Durga Parameswari. It is believed she visit Kasi during the night times and comes back every day. When Agastya Maharishi came to this vanam, he prayed this Goddess Durga. As per legacy, Presiding de...
Read 12 tweets
Large charismatic birds with disproportionately large beaks and distinctive calls, #hornbills are the #farmers of our #forests. Today’s #WildAboutFacts series focuses on these feathered foresters.

Join us & share your hornbill images!

Rufous-necked Hornbills
📷Sarbajit Ghosh
#WildAboutFacts

There are 62 #hornbill species in the world, with 32 in #Asia and 30 in #Africa.

#India is home to 9 of them including the #GreatHornbill, the #MalabarPiedHornbill and the #RufousNeckedHornbill.

Malabar Pied Hornbill
📷 @samyak15
#WildAboutFacts

Several #hornbill species have a distinct #casque on their upper mandible. #GreatHornbills have a prominent #yellow and #black casque.

📷 Keya Das
Read 20 tweets
🙏ॐ नमः शिवाय 🙏

#SthanumalayanTemple #Suchindram #TamilNadu

"Lord #Shiva with 25 FACES & 50 ARMS"

The ONLY Sculpture in which Lord Shiva is shown in the #MahaSadasiva roopam having twenty-five faces, seventy-seven eyes and fifty arms

1/n
This sculpture is on the temple gopuram (location indicated in pic)

#Mahasadasiva is an extended variation of #Sadasiva evolved later in which Shiva is depicted in no less than twenty five heads, seventy seven eyes & fifty arms as per number described in Skanda Puranam

2/n
As per Skanda Puranam, Sadasiva with five principal faces are emblems of the five attributes/powers of Siva, namely the powers of Creating, Preserving, Destroying, Judging and Rewarding, each of which is again subdivided into five making in all twenty-five

3/n
Read 4 tweets
#Thread 1/n
Arulmigu Subramanya Swami Temple, #Tiruttani
constitutes one of the 6 padai veedu shrines of Skanda, and it represents the site where Subramanya stayed after destroying the demon Surapadman. Sri Arulmigu Subramanya Swa...
2/n
It has been revered by the Tiruppugazh hymns of Arunagirinathar, Tirumurugatruppadai of the Sangam period, Tanikai puranam by Kachiappa Rishi. Ramalinga Adigalaar is also associated with this shrine.
Lord Subramanya married Valli who hailed from the Vallimalai hills nearby. Image
3/n
Indra the king of the Gods gave his daughter Deivayanai in marriage to Skanda, and along with her presented his elephant Airavatam as part of his gift offering. Upon Airavatam's departure Indra found his wealth waning. Image
Read 12 tweets
#Thread #DidYouKnow
1/n,
Arulmigu Sri Mahalingeshwar Temple is located at a village called #Vayalathur, on the banks of Cheyyar River, #Tiruvannamalai District near #Kanchipuram, #TamilNadu
Vayalathur, a small agricultural village which is 15kms south of Kanchipuram. Arulmigu Sri Mahalingeshwar...
2/n
(Kanchi- the spiritual capital of South India) Sri Mahalingeshwarar is present along with his consort Sri
Brigu Sundaragujambal. It is a 9th Century temple built during the Pallava Reign. (Kanchi- the spiritual capi...
3/n
Over the years, due to natural and human negligence the temple got depleted and left in shambles. It was in 2015, my father-in-Law & family formed a committee with the help of local villagers & renovation work started to reconstruct the temple structure. Over the years, due to natu...
Read 17 tweets
Sri Lakshminarayana Perumal Temple is located at a village called Kanigillupai, (approx 2 kms from beside S. V. Nagaram town) which is on the way to Arani from #Cheyyar, Tamil Nadu.
This Temple #Kumbhabhishekam held in Feb 2019, and the pic was taken during the occasion.
Hereby also attaching Google Maps link to reach the Temple.
goo.gl/maps/U8M47zUdB…
This Temple was constructed by my wife's Great Grand Father Swargiya Venkatraman Iyer, by Gods blessings, maintaining by our family.
@sattology @LostTemple7 #SanatanaDharma #SanatanaSanskriti
He also constructed Sri #Hanuman Temple in Minandal village about three kms from our village #Kanigiluppai. Miandal village also can be seen from the Google Link mentioned above. @davidfrawleyved #
#JaiSriRam #JaiHanuman #Arani #TamilNadu
Read 3 tweets
Plotting the active #COVID19 cases in #India

#Delhi seems to have managed to #FlattenTheCurve, atleast for now

#Maharashtra, #TamilNadu & #Telangana continue to rise

@amitsurg @aparanjape @oommen @c_aashish

(1/3)
This is the graph for #COVID19 related deaths

The slope here is subdued for most states, which is good!

#TamilNadu still shows no sign of slowing down here

(2/3)
These are the total cases of #COVID19 across the different states in #India

#Telangana shows a sharp increase as seen in the 1st graph of this thread

#Maharashtra has slowed down slight but not enough as yet

(3/3)
Read 3 tweets
#Thread #DidYouKnow
1/n
#Theerthamalai is Lord Shiva Temple, located at Dharmapuri Dist, Tamil Nadu. The name Theerthamalai in Tamil means Hill with Holy Water. Theerthamalai is a village situated about 16 km (about 9.9 mi) northeast of Harur. Image
2/n
Temple is located at the top of a hillock. The temple, situated about 1 km (about 0.6 mi) up the steep slope of the hillock, derives its name from the five springs in the temple. Lord Theerthagireeswar (Shiva) is the worshipping deity. Image
3/n
Temple was built in the 7th century, with many contributions being made by the Chola and Pandya Kings. Several inscriptions can be found in Theerthagireeswarar Temple. The inscriptions on the temple say that Chola emperors, including Rajendra Cholan, regularly visited temple. Image
Read 14 tweets
#JambukeswararTemple #Tamilnadu

One of the major #PanchBhootSthala dedicated to lord #Shiva representing #Water element out of 5 prime elements of nature

Sanctum has Shiva Lingam in form of Appu (water) lingam submerged in water

Presiding goddess is #AkilandeswariAmman

1/n
Built by #Cholas ~1800 yrs ago on #Srirangam Island in #Thiruvanaikoil near #Trichy

As per ancient texts, ma #Parvati made water lingam from Kaveri river water, performed penance in form of #Akilandeswari in Jambu forest, pleased lord #Shiva & received Siva Gnana from him

2/n
#Jambukeswarar Temple complex has 5 enclosures with several gopuras (4 nos. from 25 -100 ft tall), massive hall with 796 pillars, spring fed water tank, many small shrines eventually leading to sanctum (4 ft high & 2.5 ft wide) housing #AppuLingam in last enclosure.

3/n
Read 5 tweets
#COVID19India #TamilNadu
1) Tamil Nadu reported large case load right from the beginning of the pandemic in India.
2) TN managed the first wave remarkably well, with v few deaths.
3) The second wave since May end has been more menacing with rising deaths. 1/5
The growth rates are much higher in #TamilNadu than all-India
1) Total cases growing at 4.3% (all-India: 3.4%)
2) Active cases growing at 3.9% (all-India: 2.2%)
3) Recovery growing at 4.5% (all-India: 4.4%)
4) Deaths growing at 5.1% (!!) (all-India: 2.9%)
1) Tamil Nadu has done the most number of tests in India - in absolute terms (>9.7L)
2) The number of positive cases per 100 tests, however, has been rising in the second wave.
3) Implication: given the level of existing infection , TN needs to improve contact tracing + testing.
Read 5 tweets
#TamilNadu Petro Products..
1. Company is primarily engaged in the manufacturing and sale of petrochemical products Linear Alkyl Benzene (LAB), Caustic Soda, Chlorine and its derivatives...
2. 80% of revenue comes from LAB which is used in washing powder and cleaning products
3. Improvement in demand for these cleaning products is visible going ahead.
4. LAB is a commodity chemical where supply demand is currently at par but keep an eye on import policies..
5. Company has stabilized margins and they have shut their loss making unit
6. Promoter holding has stayed constant over the last 6 quarters, FII's have increased stake and no mutual fund holdings in the company.
7. OPM is 7-9%; Debt to equity is 0.15 & P/BV is 0.65 so valuations are very attractive. ROCE has zoomed from -ve in 2016 to 19% in 2019.
Read 7 tweets
'Rajasthan'....Why NOT getting some limelight in #COVID19 context? At a Glance:
- 5119/mil tests
- 66% recovery rate
- 31% active cases
- 2.23% mortality
- 3% growth rate, which needs to be down further.
The state is doing fine so far!! #rajasthancoronaupdate Image
States w/ 1000+ #Covid_19 cases: Sample tested until 31 May & Positive rate(%)
#Maharashtra 14.63%, highest
Trouble: Delhi, Telangana, Bihar & Gujarat, need intervention.
Excellent: Andhra, Karnataka, J& K positive rate below 1.5%.
Good: Rajashthan, Haryana, UP #COVID19India Image
As on 1 June, #TamilNadu added 1162 new cases. Positive rate stands at 9.77%, highest in last 7 days. Recovery 57%, Active cases 42%, mortality is just 0.79%. #TamilNaduCoronaupdate #IndiaFightsCoronavirus @Sheks65 @pibchennai
Read 18 tweets
****Long Thread on #PoolTesting****

This is the time for India to increase the ratio of #Pool tests.

The number of #COVID19 cases in #India has seen a constant rise over the past two weeks. This has been concerning considering that most cities are gradually coming out...
...of the lockdown. Domestic flights have resumed operations and soon, we may see other relaxations coming into effect. Offices and factories are opening up across states and this may certainly lead to a new wave of cases being identified.
#COVID19India #PoolTesting
As of the morning of 27th May, the top four infected states in India, which are Maharashtra, Tamilnadu, Gujarat & Delhi amount to around 67% of the total cases recorded in India. But, the concern has also been the rising number of cases in states that were very much in control...
Read 35 tweets
LONG THREAD ALERT

771, 434, 798, 759

All these days, these were just numbers. An account of #COVID19 impact in #TamilNadu. An account of how bad things in Chennai were. An account of how careless people were. An account of how these numbers will delay return to normalcy. (1/n)
Since both you-know-who and I go to work, we don't stay with either of our parents to ensure all of us are safe in our spaces.

But a couple of days back, I received a call from Amma...

The thing is she doesn't call often. It is Appa who does.

Mind went into overdrive. (2/n)
'Corona reached namma flats da' she said.

Before I could react, she added that pinnaadi veetula, the family of six, grandparents, parents, and two sons, tested positive. The youngest is a teenager.

I have known the family since I was four. I have seen the boys grow up. (3/n)
Read 20 tweets

Related hashtags

Did Thread Reader help you today?

Support us! We are indie developers!


This site is made by just two indie developers on a laptop doing marketing, support and development! Read more about the story.

Become a Premium Member ($3.00/month or $30.00/year) and get exclusive features!

Become Premium

Too expensive? Make a small donation by buying us coffee ($5) or help with server cost ($10)

Donate via Paypal Become our Patreon

Thank you for your support!