INGERSOL SELVARAJ

Head of Kristiansand School
Annai Poopathi Tamilsk Kultursenter
Oil & Gas - Mechanical Project Engineer

Phone: +47 46249046

E-mail: ingersol.s@outlook.com

A JOURNEY OF ACCOMPLISHMENTS

I am Ingersol, a passionate individual dedicated to making a positive impact in various fields. Over the past years, I have embarked on a remarkable journey, channeling my energy and expertise towards a multitude of accomplishments. Let me share with you the highlights of my endeavors.

Collaborating with a dedicated team, I have embarked on digitizing over 400 dictionaries, an endeavor that required meticulous effort and attention to detail. This project has resulted in a comprehensive collection of words, including Tamil-Tamil, Tamil-English, Pure Tamil vocabulary, Vernacular, Siddha medicine, Tamil-Sanskrit, and the Senthamilch Etymology Collection. In total, I have compiled an impressive 1.6 million words, facilitating linguistic exploration and understanding.

Tamil – Tamil 587528 words, Tamil – English 789766 words, Pure Tamil - 32056 words, Dialect Words - 6477 words, Siddha Medicine - 63776 words, Tamil – Sanskrit 6769 words, Senthamilch Etymology Collection -119918 words

Refer : - https://valluvarvallalarvattam.com/

Recognizing the importance of nurturing Tamil identity abroad, I am actively involved in developing an engaging Tamil education program called Easy Tamil Learning Games. catering to Tamil children living outside their homeland.

Refer : - https://www.vilaiyaatu.com/ 

Another notable accomplishment has been the digitization of nearly 100 books called Ayodhitasa Thoughts. With the invaluable assistance of the #nikandiyamfriends team, I have preserved and made accessible a wealth of literary treasures.

Refer : - https://archive.org/details/@ingersol_norway 

Embracing the world of art, I have expressed my creativity through 350 paintings, each depicting significant cultural life events of the Tamil community. These artworks have been generously shared with others, spreading appreciation for our rich heritage.

Refer : - https://commons.m.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Tamil_Iconography 

Acknowledging the importance of multilingual communication, I have crafted a comprehensive dictionary encompassing 250,000 words in Norwegian, English, and Tamil, facilitating cross-cultural understanding.

Refer : - https://ordbok.annai.no/ 

Driven by a desire to promote pure Tamil names, I have developed a user-friendly website that simplifies the search for meaningful Tamil names, celebrating our cultural heritage.

Refer : - https://names.annai.no/ 

Recognizing the need for comprehensive language resources, I have identified 250,000 English words that lack Tamil equivalents and have selflessly provided this invaluable compilation to the Government of Tamil Nadu.

Refer : - https://valluvarvallalarvattam.com/about-me/ 

 

Recognizing the importance of language preservation, I have created a Tamil typing board encompassing all Tamil unicode monograms. This development, thanks to the contributions of Selvakumar, facilitates convenient and efficient Tamil language input.

Refer : - https://valluvarvallalarvattam.com/tamilkeyboard/ 

In addition to my other accomplishments, I have taken on the task of developing a user-friendly Tamil typing board specifically designed to assist children in learning to type effortlessly in Tamil, while also providing an introduction to computer typing.

Refer : - https://www.vilaiyaatu.com/tamilkeybd/

Driven by a passion for literature, I have taken great strides in organizing and categorizing various forms of literary works, such as Sangha Literature, Kappiya Literature, Neethi Literature, Siti Literature, and Bhakti Literature. By attaching essential information to each piece, including lyrics and author names, I have created a vast repository of knowledge, enabling easy access for those seeking to explore these works.

Refer : - https://valluvarvallalarvattam.com/ 

I have also made notable contributions to the field of language study. By harnessing the potential of Senthamilch etymology, I have transformed it into a comprehensive search engine, providing an invaluable resource for language enthusiasts.

Refer : - https://valluvarvallalarvattam.com/great_treasury_categories/senthamil-sorpirapiyal-peragaramudhali/ 

 

Understanding the importance of typography, I collaborated with Chenet Senthil to create a new public font that offers versatility and ease of use. This font enables seamless transitions between Modern Tamil script, Round Tamil script, (Brahmi) )Tamili script, and pre-reform script.

Refer : - https://valluvarvallalarvattam.com/tamilfonts/ 

With the support of Sambandham Gurukkal and a group of friends, I have undertaken the task of producing Tirupugall songs in musical form, known as "Iyalisai." These creative endeavors fuse music and spirituality, contributing to the cultural tapestry of our society.

Refer : - https://valluvarvallalarvattam.com/iyalisai-part-1-thirupugazh/ 

Driven by a commitment to language diversity, I have actively contributed to the Glosbe dictionary site, enriching its Tamil translation with an extensive repertoire of 400,000 Tamil-English words, fostering linguistic understanding across 6,000 languages.

Refer : - https://en.glosbe.com/en/ta 

Continuously expanding my horizons, I am presently creating an explanatory video on the enchanting Purananuttu song, with the invaluable assistance of Rajeshwari Amma.

Refer : - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92mvU81lHf0 

Driven by an inquisitive spirit, I have conducted extensive research on Tamilnadu town names, delving into their historical context, and addressing disparities related to caste and ethnicity. This research culminated in a thought-provoking study book, highlighting the changes in town names over time.

Refer : - https://freetamilebooks.com/ebooks/tamilnadu_names_research/ 

Working in tandem with the Solliyam team, I have created thousands of Tamil words to bridge the gaps in English vocabulary, fostering a stronger connection between languages. This innovative tool facilitates collaborative word creation, verification, and generation, empowering individuals worldwide to actively participate in word creation processes.

Refer : - https://ordbok.annai.no/sollium/index.html 

Passionate about sharing knowledge, I have actively contributed to the wiki platform, crafting 500 pages directly and indirectly impacting an additional 100 pages, enriching the collective understanding of a vast array of subjects.

Refer : - https://ta.wikisource.org/wiki/சிறப்பு:Contributions/ஐயோன் 

In addition to my diverse achievements, I have published a thought-provoking study book titled "Economic Reservation: Right or Wrong," aiming to ignite meaningful conversations and encourage critical thinking.

Refer : - https://archive.org/details/the-constitutional-103rd-amendment-bill-165-by-tamilri.-com 

I am proud to manage a thriving YouTube channel, boasting a vibrant community of over 33,000 subscribers. Through this platform, I aim to share knowledge, engage in discussions, and inspire others with insightful content.

Refer : - https://www.youtube.com/c/IngersolSelvaraj

Beyond my digital endeavors, I have also established and manage a Tamil school in Kristiansand, Norway, where I currently reside. This initiative enables Tamil children to connect with their cultural roots and language.

Refer : - https://annai.no/kristiansand/ 

In the realm of science, I have contributed to the field of chemistry by creating a comprehensive Tamil Chemistry table, facilitating understanding and exploration of this fascinating subject.

Refer : - https://archive.org/details/dark-color-periodic-table-1 

Realizing the significance of early education, I have compiled a picture dictionary comprising over a thousand words that children commonly encounter, empowering young learners with essential language skills.

Refer : - https://www.vilaiyaatu.com/patamoli/ 

With an aim to enhance the typing experience, I have designed a simple and flexible on-screen typing pad for Windows PCs, akin to mobile typing, ensuring effortless language input.

Refer : - https://www.vilaiyaatu.com/eluttu/ta-keypad/ 

Driven by a thirst for knowledge, I am currently engrossed in developing a website that analyzes one crore (ten million) Tamil words, tracing their evolution from ancient to present-day Kochai Tamil. Soon will be published.

I am Ingersol — a passionate individual dedicated to making a lasting impact. Through my unwavering commitment to knowledge, language, art, and cultural preservation, I strive to leave a meaningful imprint on the world. Join me on this transformative journey as we celebrate diversity, foster understanding, and embrace the power of collective achievements.