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do you want to support harvard Tamil Chair

in a big way?     then COMe to Fetna!


              ஹார்வர்டு பல்கலைக்கழக தமிழ் இருக்கைக்கு உங்கள் ஆதரவை அளிக்க ஓர் அரிய வாய்ப்பு. நியூயார்க் பகுதியைச் சேர்ந்த புரவலர்  ஒருவர் பேரவை மாநாட்டின் போது தமிழன்பர்களால் அளிக்கப்படும் ஒவ்வொரு நன்கொடைக்கும் இணையாக அதே தொகையையோ அல்லது அதிகபட்சம் $500-ஐ நன்கொடையாக அளிக்க முன்வந்துள்ளார். உங்கள் நன்கொடையை பேரவை மாநாட்டின் போது அளித்து, அவரிடமிருந்து கணிசமான தொகையை ஹார்வர்டு தமிழ் இருக்கைக்கு நன்கொடையாகப் பெற உதவுங்கள். இந்த நல்லதொரு வாய்ப்பைப் பயன்படுத்திக் கொள்வோம்!

             Do you want to support Harvard Tamil Chair (HTC) in a big way? A generous donor from the New York Area is planning to match up to $500 from every donor, for all donations made during the Fetna event in New Jersey from July 1st to July 4th.  The donations can be paid through checks, cash, bank transfers, Paypal and Minkasu payments. Please make your donations to HTC during the FeTNA event and help us make use of this opportunity to maximize his contributions.

Tamil Chair Inc.

We are a 501 (C) (3) non-profit agency set up to serve Tamil. Our first goal is to endow a Tamil chair at Harvard University. Harvard has approved a Tamil chair for 6 million dollars. American Tamil doctors Janakiraman and Sambamdam have each donated half a million dollars. We seek the support of the Tamil community all over the world to raise the remainiing needed funds. Please help us in this endeavor.

Of all the classical languages of the world, only a few have the distinction of being spoken languages to this day, with a continued rich literary tradition. Tamil is one of them.

Starting with the earliest Sangam literature, Tamil has produced incredible literature to this date. Our Thirukkural is unique. Our Alwars and Nayanmars followed our ancient literary tradition and produced sweet, moving hymns in praise of God. Countless great poets have produced lovely works.

We have inherited a noble language, nurtured by great poets and scholars for over two thousand years. It has thrived even in the face of foreign occupations. We need to honor it. We need to produce modern scholars to teach and research. Setting up a chair at Harvard will be a major achievement toward that goal.

Our board consists of volunteers who have worked for various Tamil causes over the years.

For more details and clarification, please visit our FAQ section or send email to tamilchair@gmail.com.




Sangam Tamil Chair at Harvard University