See also Nambudiri Brahman


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Hello, I am trying to locate the cite information about this article. Is there one listed.
If you go to Nayar Bibliography (search for it), it has a list of references I believe. I'm trying to use this site for a school paper, but I'm not sure if it is considered credible.

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