A highly intelligent community that has produced a lot of intellectuals and famous people such as, Abdul Kalam,Indra Krishnamurthy Nooyi,P.Chidambaram,C.V Raman,A.R Rahman and mathematical genius Ramanujam. Tamil is also a classical language and Tamilnadu boasts great temples built by equally great kings. Tamil is synonymous with intellect,eloquenceand pride.
“Of the four literary Dravidian languages, Tamil has voluminous records dating back at least two millennia”
-M. B. Emeneau (Jan-Mar 1956). "India as a Lingustic Area" (in English).