Nadar Mahajana Sangam – Orgin, History, Details Nadars began their social and economic ascendance in the early 19th century. Mercantilism and Christianity played crucial roles in facilitating their upward mobility. The consolidation of the British rule in the southern districts opened new frontiers of trade and commerce. Nadars were quick to take advantage of the […]
Nadar Bank – Tamilnad Mercantile Bank
Nadar’s Banks – Its Tamilnad Mercantile Bank What ails TMB? There was a time when the toddy-tapping Nadar community of Tamil Nadu was a backward class. The Chettiars were the traditional business community. The two communities were identified with their traditional means of livelihood. So when a Nadar — G Athumuthu Nadar — started Bombay’s […]
Nadar Pettai Concept
Nadars – Establishment of Petai Concept (Secured warehouses for trading goods) It is history that Christianity and Missionary Services have influenced in the improvement of the Nadars who embraced Christiany in Southern India. It appears the Nadar elders of 19th Century who prefer not to get converted to Christianity but to absorb the good practices […]
Nadar Institutions / Organisations / Business Empire
Nadar’s Business Empire Nadar community is termed as business community. They are living upto their names. They normally don’t like to work for others. They like to do their own business. Due to this attitude, Nadar’s are running a lot of business instituions ranging from grocery shops (most of the grocery shops in Tamilnadu is […]
Nadars – Famous Personalities
Nadars – Famous Nadars, Nadar Personalities, Politicians, businessman, freedom fighters, film starts… Nadar community provided a lot of well known personalities to the world. Some of them are listed below. K KAMARAJ NADAR – A well known Fredom Fighter and former Chief Minister of Tamilnadu A D JEYEVEERAPANDIA NADAR – Famous Business Man of Nagapattinam […]
Nadars – Books / Thesis / Articles
From the start, we are trying to provide information, history, achivements etc.etc.. resources under one umbrella for our Nadar Community needs providing quality information and services, and helping our people to put their business, information, data on the world wide web. The following are some of the books / articles / thesis / resouces […]
Nadars – Whey they live?
Nadar’s are living in the following contries 1. India 2. Ceylon 3. Malaysia 4. Singapore 5. Canada 6. USA 7. United Kingdom 8. South Africa 9. Burma Nadar’s are mainly living in the following States of India 1. Tamil Nadu 2. Kerala 3. Karnataka Nadar’s are found in large concentration in the following Districts of […]
Nadars – What they do?
Phenomenal has been the upward mobility of the Nadars of South India. Within a span of two centuries, they rose from near un-touchability to a position of social and economic power. >When history dawned on the Nadars, traditionally known as Shanars, they were found principally in the two southern districts of Tirunelveli and Kanyakumari. Palmyra […]
Nadar Community – An Overview
Nadars – An overview about Nadar Community – From Toddy Tappers to Business Tycoons An overview about Nadar Community Article Courtesy By: L. Sujanitha Nadar Community of South India are generally concentrated in the Southern most part of Tamil Nadu, India.They had originally emanated only from this region and though they have migrated all over […]
Nadars – Who Are they?
Nadar Community – Who Are they? Article Courtesy By: Dr.M.Immanuel Nadars are one of the earliest inhabitants of our land, Bharat, which was later called by the Arabs as “Al Hind”. In Biblical times they were known as the “People of Five Rivers”. But their origin is in the South, known to us as “Komari […]