Note the Kumari Mountain , indicated by an arrow in the First Image, and it starts from what is the presently known as the Western Ghats and extends to Madagascar, where the Mascarene plateau lay in ancient times. Since Satyavrata Manu was meditating on t a higher plane because of the great flood, the Mascarene plateau fits. As He is reported to have meditated in Malayamarutha, I am of the opinion that the Malayamarutha lay somewhere in Mascarene plateau..
Arjuna married a Pandyan Princess, Arjuna and Balarama were ona Pilgrimage to South India, with the latter worshiping Parashurama, Krishna married a Pandyan princess and had a daughter by her. Krishna attended the Tamil Sangam at Thenmadurai, whichwas later consumed bya Tsunami, The Chera King Chearalaathan fed both the Kaurava and Pandava Army during the Mahabharata War. And much more. So it is no surprise that Tamil wherever Sanatana Dharma went!
That is, Foreign literature does not quote Puranas/events mentioned by them. My answer is that my grand father can not quote me.
People have been talking of the Rig Veda as 5000 years old. This is outdated. I have posted an article that Hinduism has been dated 50,000 years back. Now even this is way off the mark. New evidence suggests that Hinduism existed in Indonesia 74,000 ago I have posted an article that Hinduism has been dated 50,000 years back. Now even this is way off the mark. New evidence suggests that Hinduism existed in Indonesia 74,000 ago and it is safe to assume that Hinduism antedates this period. Earlier to this finding a city older that Mohenjo-Daro has been found.
With advanced Technologies, we are now confident that we can update and be certain about the History of Mankind and the World.
We have carbon Dating to determine the period of an artifact, Radio Telescopes which can peer into distant galaxies to find more about the Universe.
These very instruments are making us rethink what has been known to us as History on the origin of Life, appearance of Homo Sapiens and the History of Civilizations.
Ancient Manuscripts and legends speak of things which they could not have had access to.
Indian Texts speak of Atomic blasts five thousand years ago,Artificial insemination, Flying Saucers, Airplanes,Travel to the Stars, these are found in the Indian texts.
They speak of electricity as well
Please read some of my posts on these subjects.
Find here below a list of anomalies, instances, objects,events which could not have taken place or they have no business to be there at all.according to or reading of History