An Unofficial History Dravidian Writing
The Dravidian people originated in Middle Africa. From here Dravidian speaking people went on to settle parts of Europe and Asia.The original inhabitants of the Sahara where the Egyptian or Kemitic civilizationoriginated were not Berbers or Indo-Europeans (Winters 1985b). This was the ancienthomeland of the Dravidians, Egyptians, Sumerians, Niger-Kordofanian-Mande andElamite speakers is called the Fertile African Crescent (Anselin 1989, p.16, 1992;Winters 1981,1985b,1989, 1991,1994). The inhabitants of this area lived in the highlandregions of the Fezzan in modern Libya and Hoggar until after 4000 B.C. We call these people the Proto-Saharans (Winters 1985b, 1991). The generic term for this group isKushite.The Proto-Saharans were called
by the Egyptians. In thearchaeological literature they were called A-Group and C-Group respectively. Farid(1985, p.82) noted that:
We can notice that at the beginning of the neolithic stage in Egypt on the edge of theWestern Desert corresponds with expansion of the Saharan Neolithic culture and the growth of its population .
The Fertile Saharan Crescent is an arc shaped series of highland regions in the Saharanzone of Africa. The Saharan zone is bounded on the north by the Atlas mountains, theAtlantic Ocean in the West, the tropical rain forest in the south and the Red Sea in theEast. It was here that the ancestors of the founders of the river valley civilizations in3