It is one of the few existent ziggurats in Iran, just 10 miles west of Susa, once ruled by Elamites. During the Rajput age, Shaivism spread throughout India.
Some south Indian historians hold the view that Onam was a festival prevalent in ancient Assyria-Elamite. You see the signs of moon and star like symbols but do not appear any sun symbol. There are many Tamil gods who are not recognized as Vedic gods.
Since Arabs founded Islam as Mohamed was from Saudi Arabia, this practice was adopted by his followers throughout the world. Indian Rig-Veda does not provide any tangible clue to the Aryan geography and Avestan references are climate related and does not talk about specific geography.
The whole narrative appears to looks like the defamation effort by mainstream Brahmins to isolate someone for separating from established tradition. Likewise, Elamite language and culture grew in importance in Susiana. Connection and complexities, new approach to complexities of south Asian archeology http: The principal scene includes a god seated on a throne formed by a human-headed serpent, an animal attribute of Napirisa not Insusinak ; he holds in his hands the rod and the disk, symbols of supreme power, from which gush forth the waters of life.
The main Tamil-Dravidian deity was the moon god, Shiva.
However the cult of Siva developed by the fusion of the character of many native deities, including the Vedic God Rudra. See Map below. Neo-Elamite period: Even today, the people of the extreme south of Iran and United Arab Emirates look like south Indians. The trades were handled through sea route when the Ships sailed from Oviyar to Sopara near Thane and Lothal in Gujarat and onwards to Mesopotamia.
Rudra is another name for Shiva and is featured in Veda. The motif over the ancient Assyrian palace in Susa records the exodus of Elamites with their Bull driven carts with no involvement of horses.
This period included three dynasties: The one of the three major language groups of India that has an apparent links to the ancient Elamites, are the South Indian Dravidians-Tamils. Women are often in the center of art and culture. IV region does have the elephant seal but no horse seal. That leaves us to the mercy of linguists and theorist on the location of urheimat homeland. In both instances, the Harrapan civilization had been extinguished due to desiccation of soil or due to river flow diversion or complete breakdown of trade links to Mesopotamia or other unknown climatic events.
See the image of lion next to Marduk, signifying Lion-Sun relationship similar to Bull-moon relationship. Regardless of the language issue, several thousand years of sharing the common geography made the population so intermixed that now no ancient races can be traced or explained in its purest form unless one chooses to be ultra nationalist and narrow minded in a mixed and a globalized world.
India and Thailand were first to domesticate elephants. Ancient script http: Either this acts of colonial historians was prejudicial to Tamil speakers who are not considered the part of Indo-European family of language or their biased was influenced by local interpreters is not very clear.