Tamil route to China

Language is often the toughest cultural barrier between two nations. But over 15 years, China's Zhao Jiang has successfully crossed the great wall of Tamil. The author of 'Chinavil inba ula', she now goes by her Tamil name 'Kalaimakal' and when she speaks the tongue, she lends it an exotic touch. Ananth Krishnan is all ears. Read the story here - <a href="https://www.thehindu.com/news/international/chinas-first-tamil-author-looks-to-build-bridges/article4316604.ece">http://thne.ws/VMl24a</a>

Updated - March 13, 2013 11:32 am IST

Published - January 17, 2013 10:12 pm IST

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