BBC Radio program on Ancient city of Musiri

BBC World Service -Discovery

This week Aubrey Manning goes in search of the ancient town of Muziris on the South Western coast of India. Muziris is mentioned in local Tamil texts dating from the 4th Century as an important trading town with the Romans. It was famous during Roman times because it was a stopping point for merchant traders travelling from the Mediterranean to the East to exchange goods.

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