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Documenting Knowledges without Documentation of Ancient Tamil Civilization especially tamils in foreign countries.
summaryPlanning to Document all the untold knowledge of Tamils worldwide associated with life sciences
targetplease add a target wiki
amount10900 €
contact• catchmejaes@gmail.com
this project needs...
project manager
community organizer
created on21:24, 6 February 2017 (UTC)
round 1 2016

Project idea[edit]

What is the problem you're trying to solve?[edit]

Untold Life Science Knowledges involved in Tamils life ...

What is your solution?[edit]

Making Documentaries, Finding the Ancestral Meaning, studying their rituals, building KBS, organising young tamils for wikimedia projects

Who will you be doing outreach with?[edit]



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About the idea creator[edit]

Jay Reborn @ Jaes from Paris, an Tamilan from Pondicherry. Doing Tamil and Tamil Community oriented freelance projects especially building knowledge bases



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Project plan[edit]


The Project will be initiated with finding elders nearby and in rural places of Tamil Nadu or other colonial settlements. using technology and few members in ground people will make documentaries, create podcast interviews, creating valuable archives just living in words for thousands of years. Organising in single point using technology and other elements.


• Project Head : 1300 € / Month • Developer : 1000 € • Photographer & Editor : 850 € • Technology wise Equipments : 2500 € • Technical Support : 750 € • Travel : as per our reach but Basic ( to travel around south of india, Singapore, South Africa, Mauritiusn Malaysia 4500 €

Community engagement[edit]


This will become a greater Archive among living ancient languages and values

Measures of success[edit]

in this project of building knowledge base if the project covers most of the tamil settlements and creating documentaries on each topic, it will be considered as successful initiative.

Project team[edit]

Tamil Scholars from worldwide for knowledge support

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