Tamil is the oldest living language in the world. With over two thousand years of literature to draw from, Tamil Ilakkiyam (தமிழ் இலக்கியம்) celebrates the social and cultural contributions of Tamil writers and poets throughout history.
Ilango is a founding member of the NZ Hindu Temple Society and a long serving executive committee member of the Society. Born in Madurai, where Tamil has been nurtured for more than 5,000 years, Ilango is passionate about Tamil language and literature. Married with three children, Ilango runs a print company. He is actively involved in the Thiru Subramaniyar Aalayam and is well known for his other community involvements.