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Do you know Pariah is the name of one of the lower castes in Tamil Nadu, South India? The term is derived from their caste name.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paraiyar

A Tamil musician from Pariah caste.





His son is also a Music director, some of the songs by his son:



The actor in the above video is also from the same caste.

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I know the term and it's origin.

Happy to see these people finally getting a chance to shine.

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Yes I did know the origin of the name Pariah, although I did not know they were in Tamil Nadu...pariah has such a beautiful sound, a beautiful sound to the word.

I watched part of all four videos, and liked them very much.

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Thank you for infornation!

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