Forum Rules
Important Rules
It has become necessary to enforce certain rules and guidelines that each and every member must adhere to. Failure to comply with these rules will result in your membership being terminated without warning. If you do not agree with any of the below rules, please do not participate and complicate things for all of us.


  1. This website is an open website which means anyone can register and participate. There is no discrimination based on one's religion, caste or place of residence.
  2. Each member agrees to participate in a civilized manner without resorting to name calling or discriminating another member(s) based on their caste, religion or country of residence.
  3. Each member agrees to have an open mind with respect to the views that are shared and topics discussed.
  4. Be courteous. - Remember, we're a diverse community of people with diverse opinions. Everyone wants to be treated with respect, and showing respect to others makes the community better for all members.
  5. Cite your sources. - We encourage members to use online resources while answering questions. Just make sure to cite your sources and give credit where it is due. Do not plagiarize.
  6. TamilBrahmins.com is not a website to vent out your personal frustrations.
  7. If you find the views/opinions of another member offensive, please do not participate. Use the Report Post option to bring it to the attention of a moderator or admin. If it violates the rules of the website, they will be edited/removed. Remember that people are entitled to their opinions, and itís up to everyone to express them in a respectful manner.
  8. TamilBrahmins.com welcomes debate and dissent, but personal attacks (on authors, other users or any individual), persistent trolling and mindless abuse will not be tolerated.
  9. Please respect other people's views and beliefs and consider your impact on others when making your contribution.
  10. TamilBrahmins.com will remove any content that may put us in legal jeopardy, such as potentially libellous or defamatory postings, or material posted in potential breach of copyright.
  11. Be aware that you may be misunderstood. So, try to be clear about what you are saying and expect that people may understand your contribution differently than you intended.
  12. We reserve the right to suspend or remove any member from the website who are brought to our attention and which we find, in our sole discretion, in violation of any of these page content guidelines or otherwise is in violation of the law without any notice.
  13. Moderators are the management here. They have the full authority to edit or remove any post without warning.
  14. Public posts questioning any moderator/administrator's ability to moderate will be edited and/or removed without notice.
  15. Public posts questioning any moderator/administrator's ability to moderate will be edited and/or removed without notice.
  16. Postiing unrelated or inappropriate comments about other communities, including Tamil Brahmin Community, is not allowed. Your membership can be terminated without any notice.
  17. Racist comments are not allowed here.Your membership will be terminated without any notice.. If you have an issue with any community this is not the place to vent out your frustrations. Take it elsewhere.
  18. Only one account per user. Under no circumstances whatsoever we allow duplicate accounts. Duplicate accounts can be multiple accounts you created, multiple accounts you use, etc.


To reiterate, If you do not agree with any of the above, please do not participate and complicate things for all of us.


Thank you and have a great day,
Praveen,
on behalf of TamilBrahmins.com


A more comprehensive set of guidelines can be found here - http://www.tamilbrahmins.com/guidelines.php

Some of the rules are taken from Yahoo! and Guardian UK.
The Administrators and Moderators reserve the right to change or alter these rules at any time without notice. Anything not expressly covered in these rules is subject to an Administrator approval. An Administrator's word is final.