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Dakshina Kannada is a district in the state of Karnataka in India. [1]

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A J Institute of Medical Science

AJ Institute of Medical Sciences is a medical college in Mangalore with an annual intake of 150 students.

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Agriculture

Agriculture is the cultivation of land and breeding of animals and plants to provide food, fiber, medicinal plants and other products to sustain and enhance life.

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Air India

Air India is the flag carrier airline of India.

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Aluminium

Aluminium or aluminum is a chemical element with symbol Al and atomic number 13.

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Alupa dynasty

The Alupa also known as Alva (circa 2nd century C.E to 15th century C.E) is the name of an ancient ruling dynasty of India.

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Aminidivi

The Aminidivi Islands, are one of the three island subgroups in the Union Territory of Lakshadweep, India.

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Arabian Sea

The Arabian Sea, also known as Sea of Oman, is a region of the northern Indian Ocean bounded on the north by Pakistan and Iran, on the west by the Gulf of Aden, Guardafui Channel and the Arabian Peninsula, and on the east by India.

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Arebhashe dialect

Arebhashe is a dialect of Kannada spoke by Hindus of the Gowda community in the regions of Kodagu and Sullia of Dakshina Kannada in the Indian state of Karnataka..

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Areca nut

The areca nut is the fruit of the areca palm (Areca catechu), which grows in much of the tropical Pacific (Melanesia and Micronesia), Southeast and South Asia, and parts of east Africa.

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Ashta Mathas of Udupi

The Ashta Mathas of Udupi (Kannada: ಉಡುಪಿಯ ಅಷ್ಟ ಮಠಗಳು) are a group of eight mathas or Hindu monasteries established by Madhvacharya, the preceptor of the Dvaita school of Hindu thought.

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Backpacking (wilderness)

Backpacking is the outdoor recreation of carrying gear on one's back, while hiking for more than a day.

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Baindur

Byndoor is a taluk in Udupi district, Karnataka, India.Byndoor town lies on NH-66 running between Panvel and Kochi and is one of the major stations along the Konkan Railway line after Udupi and Mangalore.

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Bajpe

Bajpe is a census town located close to Mangalore city in Dakshina Kannada district in the state of Karnataka, India.

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Bamboo

The bamboos are evergreen perennial flowering plants in the subfamily Bambusoideae of the grass family Poaceae.

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Bangalore

Bangalore, officially known as Bengaluru, is the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Bantwal

Bantwal is a taluk in Dakshina Kannada district, Karnataka, India.

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Bantwal taluk

Bantwal taluk is a taluk of Dakshina Kannada district.

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BASF

BASF SE is a German chemical company and the largest chemical producer in the world.

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Beary language

Beary or Byari (ಬ್ಯಾರಿ ಬಾಸೆ Byāri Bāsě) is an Indian language spoken by the Muslim communities mainly of Karnataka (Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts) and some parts of North Kerala (Byaris).

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Bearys Institute of Technology

Bearys Institute of Technology (BIT) is a private technical co-educational college located in Lands End Innoli Mangalore.

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Beedi

A beedi (from बीड़ी; also spelled bidi or biri) is a thin cigarette or mini-cigar filled with tobacco flake and commonly wrapped in a Diospyros melanoxylon or Piliostigma racemosum leaf tied with a string or adhesive at one end.

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Belthangady

Belthangady is a town panchayat and headquarters(Taluk) in Dakshina Kannada (South Canara) district of Karnataka state in India.

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Belur (town)

Belur, (is a Town Municipal Council and taluka in Hassan district in the state of Karnataka, India. The town is renowned for its Chennakeshava Temple, one of the finest examples of Hoysala workmanship.

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Bhattaraka

A Bhaṭṭāraka (भट्टारक "holy one") heads traditional Digambara Jain institutions.

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Billava

The Billava, Billoru, Biruveru people are an ethnic group of India.

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Biryani

Biryani, also known as biriyani, biriani, birani or briyani, ¨spicy rice¨ is a South Asian mixed rice dish with its origins among the Muslims of the Indian subcontinent.

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Bisle

Bisle is a small village in the heart of south-western India's Western Ghats.

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Black pepper

Black pepper (Piper nigrum) is a flowering vine in the family Piperaceae, cultivated for its fruit, which is usually dried and used as a spice and seasoning, known as a peppercorn.

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Bombay Presidency

The Bombay Presidency, also known as Bombay and Sind from 1843 to 1936 and the Bombay Province, was an administrative subdivision (presidency) of British India.

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Broad-gauge railway

A broad-gauge railway is a railway with a track gauge broader than the standard-gauge railways.

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Bunt (community)

Bunt (also known as Nadava) are a community from Karnataka, India.

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Business Line

Business Line or The Hindu Business Line is an Indian business newspaper published by Kasturi & Sons, the publishers of the newspaper The Hindu located in Chennai, India.

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Buta Kola

Buta Kola is a ritual folk dance from the coastal districts (Tulu Nadu) of Karnataka, India.

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Campco

The Central Arecanut and Cocoa Marketing and Processing Co-operative Limited or CAMPCO was found on 11 July 1973 at Mangalore.

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Canara Bank

Canara Bank is one of the largest public sector banks owned by the Government of India.

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Canara Engineering College

Canara Engineering College (CEC) is a private engineering college in Karnataka, India situated approximately 22 km from Mangalore in the surroundings of Benjanapadavu.

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Cashew

The cashew tree (Anacardium occidentale) is a tropical evergreen tree that produces the cashew seed and the cashew apple.

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Cattle

Cattle—colloquially cows—are the most common type of large domesticated ungulates.

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Charmadi

Charmadi Ghat (language/Kannada:ಚಾರ್ಮಾಡಿ ಘಾಟ್) (Charmady) is a Ghat in Belthangady taluk of Dakshina Kannada and Mudigere taluk of Chikkamagaluru.

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Chennai

Chennai (formerly known as Madras or) is the capital of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

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Chikmagalur district

Chikmagalur or Chikkamagaluru is a district in the state of Karnataka.

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Chili pepper

The chili pepper (also chile pepper, chilli pepper, or simply chilli) from Nahuatl chīlli) is the fruit of plants from the genus Capsicum, members of the nightshade family, Solanaceae. They are widely used in many cuisines to add spiciness to dishes. The substances that give chili peppers their intensity when ingested or applied topically are capsaicin and related compounds known as capsaicinoids. Chili peppers originated in Mexico. After the Columbian Exchange, many cultivars of chili pepper spread across the world, used for both food and traditional medicine. Worldwide in 2014, 32.3 million tonnes of green chili peppers and 3.8 million tonnes of dried chili peppers were produced. China is the world's largest producer of green chillies, providing half of the global total.

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Chitpavan

The Chitpavan Brahmin or Kokanastha Brahmin (i.e., "Brahmins native to the Konkan") is a Hindu Brahmin community inhabiting Konkan, the coastal region of the state of Maharashtra in India.

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Christian

A Christian is a person who follows or adheres to Christianity, an Abrahamic, monotheistic religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ.

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Coastal plain

A coastal plain is flat, low-lying land adjacent to a sea coast.

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Cockfight

A cockfight is a blood sport between two cocks, or gamecocks, held in a ring called a cockpit.

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Cocoa bean

The cocoa bean, also called cacao bean, cocoa, and cacao, is the dried and fully fermented seed of Theobroma cacao, from which cocoa solids and, because of the seed's fat, cocoa butter can be extracted.

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Coconut

The coconut tree (Cocos nucifera) is a member of the family Arecaceae (palm family) and the only species of the genus Cocos.

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Cognizant

Cognizant is a multinational corporation that provides IT services, including digital, technology, consulting, and operations services.

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College of Fisheries

The College of Fisheries, Mangalore, Karnataka is a fisheries education and research institute in India.

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Colonial India

Colonial India was the part of the Indian subcontinent which was under the jurisdiction of European colonial powers, during the Age of Discovery.

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Coriander

Coriander (Coriandrum sativum), also known as cilantro or Chinese parsley, is an annual herb in the family Apiaceae.

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Corporation Bank

Corporation Bank is a public-sector banking company headquartered in Mangalore, India.

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Cumin

Cumin (Cuminum cyminum) is a flowering plant in the family Apiaceae, native to a territory including Middle East and stretching east to India.

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Curd

Curds are a dairy product obtained by coagulating milk in a process called curdling.

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Daivadnya Brahmin

The Daivadnya is a Hindu Brahmin caste of the west coast of India, predominantly residing in the states of Goa, coastal Karnataka, and coastal Maharashtra.

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Dakhini

Dakhini or Dakkhani, also spelled Dakkani (داکھان) and Deccani (dec-ca-ni), is an Indo-Aryan language of South India.

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Deccan Chronicle

Deccan Chronicle is an Indian English-language daily newspaper.

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Deccan Herald

Deccan Herald (DH) is an English daily newspaper published from the Indian state of Karnataka by The Printers (Mysore) Private Limited.

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Delhi

Delhi (Dilli), officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT), is a city and a union territory of India.

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Demographics of India

India is the second most populated country in the world with nearly a fifth of the world's population.

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Deputy commissioner

A deputy commissioner is a police, income tax or administrative official in many different countries.

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Devadiga

Devadiga are a community from the districts of Udupi and Dakshina Kannada in the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Dharmasthala

Dharmasthala is an Indian temple town on the banks of the Nethravathi River in the Belthangady taluk of the Dakshina Kannada district in Karnataka, India.

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Dharmasthala Temple

Dharmasthala Temple (Kannada/Tulu:ಶ್ರೀ ಕ್ಷೇತ್ರ ಧರ್ಮಸ್ಥಳ) (क्षेत्र धर्मस्थल) is an 800-year-old religious institution in the temple town of Dharmasthala in Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka, India.

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Diwali

Diwali or Deepavali is the Hindu festival of lights celebrated every year in autumn in the northern hemisphere (spring in southern hemisphere).

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Economy of Mangalore

Industrial and commercial activities dominate Mangalore's economy.

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Endurance International Group

Endurance International Group (EIG), formerly BizLand, is a web hosting company.

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Engineering

Engineering is the creative application of science, mathematical methods, and empirical evidence to the innovation, design, construction, operation and maintenance of structures, machines, materials, devices, systems, processes, and organizations.

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Estuary

An estuary is a partially enclosed coastal body of brackish water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, and with a free connection to the open sea.

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Family planning in India

Family planning in India is based on efforts largely sponsored by the Indian government.

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Farm

A farm is an area of land that is devoted primarily to agricultural processes with the primary objective of producing food and other crops; it is the basic facility in food production.

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Father Muller Medical College

Father Muller Medical College, (ಫಾದರ್ ಮುಲ್ಲರ್ ಮೆಡಿಕಲ್ ಕಾಲೇಜು) located about a kilometre from the National Highway-17 (the Mumbai-Mangalore highway) at Kankanady in Mangalore, is a religious minority educational institution forming a part of the Father Muller Charitable Institutions (FMCI).

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Fishing

Fishing is the activity of trying to catch fish.

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Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesh Chaturthi (IAST), also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chavithi is the Hindu festival that reveres god Ganesha.

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Geological Survey of India

The Geological Survey of India (GSI), founded in 1851, is a Government of India Ministry of Mines organisation, one of the oldest of such organisations in the world and the second oldest survey in India after Survey of India (founded in 1767), for conducting geological surveys and studies of India, and also as the prime provider of basic earth science information to government, industry and general public, as well as the official participant in steel, coal, metals, cement, power industries and international geoscientific forums.

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Goa

Goa is a state in India within the coastal region known as the Konkan, in Western India.

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Gokarnanatheshwara Temple

The Gokarnanatheshwara Temple, otherwise known as Kudroli Sri Gokarnanatha Kshetra, is in the Kudroli area of Mangalore in Karnataka, India.

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Green Route

Green Route is a well known segment along the Bangalore and Mangalore railway line in India, within the pristine part of Western Ghat mountain ranges often called the trekker's paradise.

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Gross domestic product

Gross domestic product (GDP) is a monetary measure of the market value of all final goods and services produced in a period (quarterly or yearly) of time.

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Gujarat

Gujarat is a state in Western India and Northwest India with an area of, a coastline of – most of which lies on the Kathiawar peninsula – and a population in excess of 60 million.

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Gurupura River

The Gurupura River (also known as Pachamagaru River, Phalguni River or Kulur River) is a river in the Karnataka state of India.

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Hassan district

Hassan is a district in Karnataka state, India.

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Havyaka Brahmin

Havyaka Brahmins (also referred to as Haveeka, Havika, Haiga and Haveega) are the Hindu Pancha Dravida Vedic Brahmins from the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Hindu

Hindu refers to any person who regards themselves as culturally, ethnically, or religiously adhering to aspects of Hinduism.

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Holeya (caste)

Holeya are a scheduled caste of India, mainly belonging to present day Karnataka State, By Subodh Kapoor, Page 5504.

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Horticulture

Horticulture is the science and art of growing plants (fruits, vegetables, flowers, and any other cultivar).

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Hulivesha

Hulivesha or Pilivesha in Tulu "Tiger Masque" (ಹುಲಿ ವೇಷ Hulivēṣa) is a folk dance unique to the Tulu Nadu region of Karnataka.

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Human Development Index

The Human Development Index (HDI) is a composite statistic (composite index) of life expectancy, education, and per capita income indicators, which are used to rank countries into four tiers of human development.

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Idli

Idli or idly are a type of savoury rice cake, originating from the Indian subcontinent, popular as breakfast foods throughout India and northern Sri Lanka.

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India

India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.

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India Meteorological Department

The India Meteorological Department (IMD), also referred to as the Met Department, is an agency of the Ministry of Earth Sciences of the Government of India.

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Indian Standard Time

Indian Standard Time (IST) is the time observed throughout India, with a time offset of UTC+05:30.

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Infosys

Infosys Limited (formerly Infosys Technologies Limited) is an Indian multinational corporation that provides business consulting, information technology and outsourcing services.

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Iron

Iron is a chemical element with symbol Fe (from ferrum) and atomic number 26.

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Jet Airways

Jet Airways is a major Indian international airline based in Mumbai.

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K.S. Hegde Medical Academy

K.S. Hegde Medical Academy (KSHEMA) is a medical college in Deralakatte, near the city of Mangalore.

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Kadaba

Kadaba is a taluk of Dakshina Kannada (DK) or Mangalore District of Karnataka, India.

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Kadri Manjunath Temple

Kadri Manjunatha Temple is in Mangalore in the state of Karnataka, India,.

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Kadri, Mangalore

Kadri is a location in Mangalore city within the Corporation limits.

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Kakkinje

Kakkinje(Kannada:ಕಕ್ಕಿಂಜೆ) is a village located in Dakshina Kannada District of Karnataka State in India and comes under Belthangady Taluk.

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Kambala

A kambala (Tulu & Kannada: ಕಂಬಳ) is an annual buffalo race held in the southwestern Indian state of Karnataka.

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Kanara

The Kanara (also known as Canara, Karavali and Coastal Karnataka) region of Karnataka, comprises three coastal districts, namely Dakshina Kannada and Udupi district (South Canara) and Uttara Kannada (North Canara).

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Kankanadi

Kankanadi or Kankanady is a locality within municipal limits of Mangalore city corporation.

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Kannada

Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) is a Dravidian language spoken predominantly by Kannada people in India, mainly in the state of Karnataka, and by significant linguistic minorities in the states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Kerala, Goa and abroad.

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Kanyakumari

Kanyakumari is a City in Kanyakumari district in the state of Tamil Nadu, India.

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Karkala

Karkala is a town and the headquarters of Karkala taluk in the Udupi district of Karnataka, India.

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Karkala taluk

Karkala taluk is a taluk in the Udupi District of the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Karnataka

Karnataka also known Kannada Nadu is a state in the south western region of India.

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Karnataka Bank

The Karnataka Bank Limited is a scheduled commercial banking institution based in Mangaluru in Karnataka, India.

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Karnataka Milk Federation

Karnataka Milk Federation (KMF) sells products such as pedha, paneer, curds and milk in the name of Nandini.

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Karnataka Public Works Department

Karnataka Public Works Department (also known as Karnataka Public Works, Ports and Inland Water Transport Department or KPWD) is the Karnataka government agency in charge of the public works in the state of Karnataka, India.

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Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation

The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation is a state-owned road transportation company in the state of Karnataka in India.

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Kartikeya

Kartikeya (IAST), also known as Murugan, Skanda, Kumara, and Subrahmanya, is the Hindu god of war.

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Karwar, Karnataka

Karwar is a city in Karnataka being the headquarters of Uttara Kannada district in the Southern western coast of India.

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Kasaragod district

Kasaragod District (Kasarkod District) is one of the 14 districts in the state of Kerala, India.

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Kasturba Medical College, Manipal

Kasturba Medical College, Manipal (KMC) is a medical college based in Manipal, Karnataka, India.

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Kateel

Kateel or Kateelu (Tulu:ಕಟೀಲು) is a temple town in the Dakshina Kannada district of the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Köppen climate classification

The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.

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Kerala

Kerala is a state in South India on the Malabar Coast.

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Kochi

Kochi, also known as Cochin, is a major port city on the south-west coast of India bordering the Laccadive Sea.

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Kodagu district

Kodagu is an administrative district in Karnataka, India.

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Konaje

Konaje is a lush green village in Mangalore Taluk.

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Konkan Railway

The Konkan Railway (abbreviated KR and कोरे) is operated by Konkan Railway Corporation Limited, headquartered at CBD Belapur in Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra.

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Konkani language

Konkani is an Indo-Aryan language belonging to the Indo-European family of languages and is spoken along the South western coast of India.

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Konkani people

The Konkani people (also) are an ethno-linguistic community who inhabit the Konkan Coast of south western India and speak the Konkani language.

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Koraga language

Koraga (also rendered Koragar, Koragara, Korangi) is a Dravidian language spoken by the Koraga people, a Scheduled tribe people of Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka, and Kerala in South West India.

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Koraga people

The Koraga are a tribal community found mainly in the Dakshina Kannada, Udupi districts of Karnataka and the Kasaragod district of Kerala, south India.

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Kori rotti

Kori rotti is a spicy dish of Tulu Udupi-Mangalorean cuisine, a combination of red-chili based chicken curry and crisp, dry wafers made from boiled rice.Kori means Chicken in Tulu.

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Kota Brahmins

Kota Brahmins are a community that hail from the Kundapur and surrounding areas of Udupi district in Karnataka, Mangalore, Bantwal and Puttur taluk in Dakshina Kannada district.

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Kotekar

Kotekar is a village in Dakshina Kannada district of Karnataka state, India.

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Kottigehara

Kottigehara (ಕೊಟ್ಟಿಗೆಹಾರ) is a village located atop the Charmadi ghat in Chikkamagaluru district of Karnataka state, India.

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Kozhikode

Kozhikode, or Calicut, is a city in Kerala, India on the Malabar Coast.

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Krishna Janmashtami

Krishna Janmashtami (Devanagari कृष्ण जन्माष्टमी, IAST), also known simply as Janmashtami or Gokulashtami, is an annual Hindu festival that celebrates the birth of Krishna, the eighth avatar of Vishnu.

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Krishnapura matha

The Krishnapur Matha (ಕೃಷ್ಣಾಪುರ ಮಠ कृष्णपुरा मठ Kr̥ṣṇāpura maṭha) or Krishnapur Mutt in some records and literature is a Madhwa Vaishnava monastery.

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Kudremukh

Kuduremukha is a mountain range and name of a peak located in Chikkamagaluru district, in Karnataka, India.

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Kudremukh Iron Ore Company

KIOCL Limited, formerly Kudremukh Iron Ore Company Limited is a Government of India enterprise with its head office and administrative activities in Bangalore.

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Kudroli

Kudroli is a locality in the city of Mangalore, Karnataka, India.

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Kudupu

Kudupu (ಕುಡುಪು) is a town in the indian state of Karnataka, situated about 10 km from Mangalore city center, on the Mangalore-Moodabidri-Karkala route (NH#13).

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Kukke Subramanya Temple

Kukke Subramanya (Tulu and Kannada: Kukke Subrahmaṇya) is a Hindu temple located in the village of Subramanya, Karnataka.

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Kulala

Kulala (plural: Kulals, also known as Moolya) is a caste of India.

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Kulshekar

Kulshekar is a locality in Mangalore, Karnataka, India.

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Kumaradhara River

The Kumaradhara River is an Indian river, in the southwestern India state of Karnataka.

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Kundapur

Kundapur, also spelled Kundapura, is a coastal town in the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Kundapur Taluk

Kundapura Taluk is a taluk in Udupi district in the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Kunigal

Kunigal is a town in Tumkur district in the Indian state of Karnataka.

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KVG College of Engineering

KVG College of Engineering (KVGCE) is amongst the engineering colleges in Karnataka State, India, established in 1986.

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Lakshadweep

Lakshadweep (Lakshadīb), formerly known as the Laccadive, Minicoy, and Aminidivi Islands, is a group of islands in the Laccadive Sea, off the southwestern coast of India.

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Lamb and mutton

Lamb, hogget, and mutton are the meat of domestic sheep (species Ovis aries) at different ages.

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Laterite

Laterite is a soil and rock type rich in iron and aluminium, and is commonly considered to have formed in hot and wet tropical areas.

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List of districts in India

A district (zilā) is an administrative division of an Indian state or territory.

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List of districts of Karnataka

The Indian State of Karnataka consists of 30 districts and 4 administrative divisions.

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Literacy in India

Literacy in India is a key for socio-economic progress, and the Indian literacy rate has grown to 74% (2011 Census figure) with recent reports of 80% literacy.

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Madikeri

Madikeri is a hill station town in Madikeri taluk in Karnataka state, India.

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Madras Presidency

The Madras Presidency, or the Presidency of Fort St.

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Maharashtra

Maharashtra (abbr. MH) is a state in the western region of India and is India's second-most populous state and third-largest state by area.

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Maida flour

Maida is a wheat flour from the Indian subcontinent.

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Malayalam

Malayalam is a Dravidian language spoken across the Indian state of Kerala by the Malayali people and it is one of 22 scheduled languages of India.

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Mandya

Mandya is a city in the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Mangaladevi Temple

The Mangaladevi Temple is a Hindu temple at Bolara in the city of Mangalore in the South Indian state of Karnataka, situated about three km southwest of the city centre.

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Mangalore

Mangalore, officially known as Mangaluru, is the chief port city of the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Mangalore bajji

Mangalore Bajji or Golibaje (in Tulu) is an Indian fried food made from various flours and curd.

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Mangalore Chemicals & Fertilizers

Mangalore Chemicals & Fertilizers Limited, is the largest manufacturer of chemical fertilizers in the state of Karnataka, India.

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Mangalore Institute of Technology & Engineering

Mangalore Institute of Technology And Engineering (MITE) is a college of engineering and technology located in Mangalore, India.

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Mangalore International Airport

Mangalore International Airport, is an international airport serving the coastal city of Mangaluru (Mangalore), India.

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Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited

Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited (MRPL), is an oil refinery at Mangalore and is a subsidiary of ONGC, set up in 1988.

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Mangalore taluk

Mangalore taluk is a taluk (subdistrict) in the Dakshina Kannada district, Karnataka on the western coast of India.

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Mangalore tiles

Mangalore tiles (also Mangalorean tiles) are a type of tile native to the city of Mangalore, India.

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Mangalore University

Mangalore University (MU) is a public university in Konaje, Mangaluru, Karnataka, India.

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Mangalorean Catholics

Mangalorean Catholics (Konkani: Kodialchein Katholik) are an ethno-religious community of Catholics following the Latin Rite from the Mangalore Diocese (erstwhile South Canara district) on the southwestern coast of Karnataka, India.

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Mangalorean cuisine

Mangalorean cuisine is a collective name given to the cuisine of Mangalore which comprises cuisines like Udupi as well as cuisine of the Mangalorean communities like that of the Tuluvas, Rajapur Saraswat Brahmins, Goud Saraswat Brahmins, Mangalorean Catholics and the Bearys.

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Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore

Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore was founded in 1987 and recognised by the Dental Council of India in 1992 and by the Malaysian Dental Council in 2003.

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Medicine

Medicine is the science and practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease.

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Metre-gauge railway

Metre-gauge railways are narrow-gauge railways with track gauge of or 1 metre.

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Middle East

The Middle Easttranslit-std; translit; Orta Şərq; Central Kurdish: ڕۆژھەڵاتی ناوین, Rojhelatî Nawîn; Moyen-Orient; translit; translit; translit; Rojhilata Navîn; translit; Bariga Dhexe; Orta Doğu; translit is a transcontinental region centered on Western Asia, Turkey (both Asian and European), and Egypt (which is mostly in North Africa).

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Milagres Church (Mangalore)

The Milagres Church (Igreja de Nossa Senhora dos Milagres, Church of Our Lady of Miracles) is a historic Roman Catholic Church situated in the Hampankatta locality of Mangalore.

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Mogaveera

Mogaveera is a community in the Karnataka state of India.

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Monsoon

Monsoon is traditionally defined as a seasonal reversing wind accompanied by corresponding changes in precipitation, but is now used to describe seasonal changes in atmospheric circulation and precipitation associated with the asymmetric heating of land and sea.

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Moodabidri

Moodabidri (also called Mudbidri, Moodbidre and Bedra), is a town in Dakshina Kannada district.

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Mphasis

Mphasis is an IT services company based in Bangalore, India.

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Mudigere

Mudigere is a Town Panchayath and Taluk in Chikkamagaluru district in the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Mulki, India

Mulki is a panchayat town located at Mangalore taluk in Dakshina Kannada district in the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Mumbai

Mumbai (also known as Bombay, the official name until 1995) is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra.

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Mundkur

Mundkur is a village in Karkala Taluk, Udupi district, Karnataka, India.

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Muslim

A Muslim (مُسلِم) is someone who follows or practices Islam, a monotheistic Abrahamic religion.

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Mysore

Mysore, officially Mysuru, is the third most populous city in the state of Karnataka, India.

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Mysore Dasara

Mysore Dasara (Kannada: ದಸರಾ ಹಬ್ಬ) is the Nadahabba (state-festival) of the state of Karnataka in India.

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Mysore State

Mysore State was a separate state within the Union of India from 1948 until 1956 with Mysore as its capital.

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Nagaradhane

Nagaradhane (Tulu: ನಾಗಾರಾಧನೆ) is a form of snake worship which, along with Bhuta Kola, is one of the unique traditions prevalent in Coastal districts of Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Kasaragod alternatively known as Tulu Nadu, practiced by Tuluva community members.

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National Highway 169 (India)

National Highway 169 (NH 169) is a National Highway in India.

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National Highway 275 (India)

National Highway 275, commonly referred to as NH 275, is a highway which connects Bantwal town with capital city Bengaluru through Mysuru and Madikeri in Karnataka state, South India.

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National Highway 66 (India)

National Highway 66, commonly referred to as NH 66 (Erstwhile NH-17 and a part of NH-47), is a busy National Highway that runs roughly north–south along the western coast of India, parallel to the Western Ghats.

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National Highway 73 (India)

National Highway 73 (NH 73) is a National Highway in India.

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National Highway 75 (India)

National Highway 75 (NH 75) is a National Highway in India, passing through three states of Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu.

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National Highways Authority of India

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is an autonomous agency of the Government of India, responsible for management of a network of over 50,000 km of National Highways out of 1,15,000 km in India.

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National Institute of Technology Karnataka

National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NITK), formerly known as Karnataka Regional Engineering College (KREC), also known as NIT Surathkal, is a public engineering university at Surathkal, Mangalore.

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Navaratri

Navaratri (नवरात्रि, literally "nine nights"), also spelled Navratri or Navarathri, is a nine nights (and ten days) Hindu festival, celebrated in the autumn every year.

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Nāga

Nāga (IAST: nāgá; Devanāgarī: नाग) is the Sanskrit and Pali word for a deity or class of entity or being taking the form of a very great snake, specifically the king cobra, found in the Indian religions of Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism.

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Neer dosa

Neer dosa literally meaning water dosa in Tulu Language is a crêpe prepared from rice batter.

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Nelliyadi

Nelliyadi is a city in Puttur taluk of Dakshina Kannada district, Karnataka.

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Netravati River

The Netravati River has its origins at Bangrabalige valley, Yelaneeru Ghat in Kudremukh in Chikkamagaluru district of Karnataka, India.

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New Mangalore Port

New Mangaluru Port is a deep-water, all-weather port at Panambur, Mangaluru in Karnataka state in India, which is the deepest inner harbour on the west coast.

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New Mexico

New Mexico (Nuevo México, Yootó Hahoodzo) is a state in the Southwestern Region of the United States of America.

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Nursing

Nursing is a profession within the health care sector focused on the care of individuals, families, and communities so they may attain, maintain, or recover optimal health and quality of life.

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Onion

The onion (Allium cepa L., from Latin cepa "onion"), also known as the bulb onion or common onion, is a vegetable that is the most widely cultivated species of the genus Allium.

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P A College of Engineering

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Panambur

Panambur is one of the localities in Mangalore famous as a tourist spot and also a major industrial area.

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Panvel

Panvel is a city in Raigad district of Maharashtra in Konkan Division.

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Papadum

A papadum is a thin, crisp, disc-shaped food from the Indian subcontinent; typically based on a seasoned dough usually made from peeled black gram flour (urad flour), either fried or cooked with dry heat (usually flipping it over an open flame).

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Parashurama

Parashurama (Sanskrit: परशुराम, IAST: Paraśurāma, lit. Rama with an axe) is the sixth avatar of Vishnu in Hinduism.

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Patrode

Patrode or Alu Vadi is a vegetarian dish in Konkani cuisine, Malvani cuisine, Maharashtrian cuisine and Gujarati cuisine of India.

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Pavanje

Pavanje or Pawanje is a village in South Canara district of Karnataka state, India.

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Per capita income

Per capita income or average income measures the average income earned per person in a given area (city, region, country, etc.) in a specified year.

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Persian Gulf

The Persian Gulf (lit), (الخليج الفارسي) is a mediterranean sea in Western Asia.

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Pharmacy

Pharmacy is the science and technique of preparing and dispensing drugs.

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Pilikula Nisargadhama

Pilikula Nisargadhama (or Nisarga Dhama) is a multi-purpose tourist attraction, at Vamanjoor near Mangalore in Karnataka, promoted by the District Administration of Dakshina Kannada.

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Plantation

A plantation is a large-scale farm that specializes in cash crops.

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Pork

Pork is the culinary name for meat from a domestic pig (Sus scrofa domesticus).

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Port

A port is a maritime commercial facility which may comprise one or more wharves where ships may dock to load and discharge passengers and cargo.

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Ports in India

India has a coastline spanning 7516.6 kilometres, forming one of the biggest peninsulas in the world.

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Postal Index Number

A Postal Index Number or PIN or PIN code is a code in the post office numbering or post code system used by India Post, the Indian postal administration.

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Puttur taluk

Puttur Taluk is a taluka in Dakshina Kannada district of the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Puttur, Karnataka

Puttur is a city in Dakshina Kannada district, in Karnataka state of India.

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Rajasthan

Rajasthan (literally, "Land of Kings") is India's largest state by area (or 10.4% of India's total area).

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Rediff.com

Rediff.com is an Indian news, information, entertainment and shopping web portal, founded in 1996 as "Rediff On The NeT".

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Region

In geography, regions are areas that are broadly divided by physical characteristics (physical geography), human impact characteristics (human geography), and the interaction of humanity and the environment (environmental geography).

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Republic of Macedonia

Macedonia (translit), officially the Republic of Macedonia, is a country in the Balkan peninsula in Southeast Europe.

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Rice

Rice is the seed of the grass species Oryza sativa (Asian rice) or Oryza glaberrima (African rice).

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Rice flour

Rice flour (also rice powder) is a form of flour made from finely milled rice.

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Rosewood

Rosewood refers to any of a number of richly hued timbers, often brownish with darker veining, but found in many different hues.

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Sakleshpur

Sakleshpur or Sakleshapura is a hill station town and headquarters of Sakleshpur taluk in Hassan district in the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Salt

Salt, table salt or common salt is a mineral composed primarily of sodium chloride (NaCl), a chemical compound belonging to the larger class of salts; salt in its natural form as a crystalline mineral is known as rock salt or halite.

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Sampaje

Sampaje is a village in the southern state of Karnataka, India.

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Sarapatel

Sarapatel, or Sorpotel, is a dish of Portuguese origin now commonly cooked in the coastal Konkan region of India, primarily Goa, Mangalore and East Indians of Mumbai, The former Estado da Índia Portuguesa colony.

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Saraswat Brahmin

The Saraswats are a sub-group of Hindu Brahmins of India who trace their ancestry to the banks of the Sarasvati River.

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SDM College, Ujire

SDM College (Autonomous), Ujire was a brainchild of the then Dharmadhikari of Sri Kshethra Dharmasthala, Sri D Ratnavarma Heggade.

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Sex ratio

The sex ratio is the ratio of males to females in a population.

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Shambhavi

Shambhavi, means the Feminine of Shambhu.

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Shimoga

Shimoga, officially renamed as Shivamogga, is a city and the district headquarters of Shimoga District in the central part of the state of Karnataka, India.

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Shiradi

Shiradi is a village on NH-48 (NH-75 at present) which runs from Mangalore to Bangalore.

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Shiva

Shiva (Sanskrit: शिव, IAST: Śiva, lit. the auspicious one) is one of the principal deities of Hinduism.

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Shivalli Brahmins

The Shvalli Brahmins are a Hindu community in Tulu Nadu.

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Soil

Soil is a mixture of organic matter, minerals, gases, liquids, and organisms that together support life.

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South Canara

South Canara was a district of the Madras Presidency of British India, located at.

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Southern Railway zone

The Southern Railway (abbreviated SR), headquartered at Chennai, is one of the 17 zones of Indian Railways.

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Special economic zone

A special economic zone (SEZ) is an area in which business and trade laws are different from the rest of the country.

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SpiceJet

SpiceJet is a low-cost airline headquartered in Gurgaon, India.

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Srinivas Group of Institutions

Srinivas Group of Institutions, formerly Srinivas Group of Colleges, runs educational institutes in and around Mangalore, Karnataka, India.

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Srinivas Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre

Srinivas Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre was started by the A. Shama Rao Foundation in the year 2009.

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St Joseph Engineering College, Vamanjoor

St Joseph Engineering College (SJEC) is an engineering college in Vamanjoor, Mangaluru, Karnataka, India.

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St. Aloysius Chapel

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States and union territories of India

India is a federal union comprising 29 states and 7 union territories, for a total of 36 entities.

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Subramanya, Karnataka

Subramanya (Tulu/ಸುಬ್ರಹ್ಮಣ್ಯ) is a village located in Sullia Taluk in Dakshina Kannada, India.

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Sullia

Sullia (also known as Sulya) is a taluk in the Dakshina Kannada district of the state of Karnataka, India.

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Sultan Battery (Mangalore)

The Sultan Battery watch tower, constructed in 1784 by Tipu Sultan is in Boloor, 4 km from the centre of Mangalore city, the chief port city in the state of Karnataka, India.

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Surathkal

Surathkal is a suburb of Mangalore city located on National highway 66 (previously as NH-17) in the Dakshina Kannada district, Karnataka state, India on the shore of Arabian sea.

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Swami Vivekananda Planetarium

Swami Vivekananda Planetarium at Pilikula in Mangalore is the first 3D planetarium in India.

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Syndicate Bank

Syndicate Bank is one of the oldest and major commercial banks of India.

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Tannirbhavi Beach

Tannirbhavi beach is a beach in Mangalore, Karnataka, India.

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Teak

Teak (Tectona grandis) is a tropical hardwood tree species placed in the flowering plant family Lamiaceae.

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Tehsil

A tehsil (also known as a mandal, taluk, taluq or taluka) is an administrative division of some countries of South Asia.

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Terrain

Terrain or relief (also topographical relief) involves the vertical and horizontal dimensions of land surface.

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Thane

Thane, colloquially called Thana, is a metropolitan city in India.

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The Hindu

The Hindu is an Indian daily newspaper, headquartered at Chennai.

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The Times of India

The Times of India (TOI) is an Indian English-language daily newspaper owned by The Times Group.

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Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram, also known as Trivandrum, is the capital and the largest city of the Indian state of Kerala.

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Thumbe

Thumbe (Tulu:ತುಂಬೆ) is a census town in Dakshina Kannada district in the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Topography

Topography is the study of the shape and features of the surface of the Earth and other observable astronomical objects including planets, moons, and asteroids.

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Tropical monsoon climate

A tropical monsoon climate (occasionally known as a tropical wet climate or a tropical monsoon and trade-wind littoral climate) is a type of climate that corresponds to the Köppen climate classification category "Am".

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Tulu language

Tulu (Tulu: ತುಳು ಭಾಷೆ Tulu bāse) is a Dravidian language spoken by around 2.5 million native speakers mainly in the south west part of the Indian state of Karnataka and in the Kasaragod district of Kerala which is collectively known as Tulu Nadu.

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Tulu Nadu

Tulu Nadu or Tulunad is a Tulu speaking region spread over parts of the Karnataka and Kerala states of India.

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Tulu people

The Tulu people, or Tuluva (plural Tuluver), are an ethnic group native to the Tulu Nadu region of India, presently divided amongst the Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts of Karnataka and the Kasaragod taluk of Kerala up to river Chandragiri.

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Tumkur

Tumkur (officially renamed as Tumakuru) is one of the industrial cities located in the state of Karnataka also known as Kalpathara Nadu (City of Education). Since 28 August 2010, Tumkur has been accorded the status of a City Corporation.

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Udupi

Udupi (alternatively spelled as Udipi), also known as Odipu in Tulu, is a city in the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Udupi cuisine

Udupi cuisine is a cuisine of South India.

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Udupi district

Udupi district in the Karnataka state of India was created in August 1997.

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Udupi taluk

Udupi taluk is a taluk in the Udupi District of the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Ugadi

Ugadi (Ugādi, Samvatsarādi, Yugadi) is the New Year's Day for the people of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka and Maharashtra, states in India.

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Ujire

Ujire is a small town near Dharmasthala.

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Ullal

Ullal (ಉಳ್ಳಾಲ, ಉಳ್ಳಾಲ Uḷḷāla, Beary dialect: ಉಳ್ಳಾಲ, Konkani language: ಉಳ್ಳಾಲ) is a City Municipality in Mangalore Taluk in Dakshina Kannada district.

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Uppinangady

Uppinangady or Ubar is a town in the Dakshina Kannada district in the state of Karnataka.

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Vellore

Vellore is part of Tondaimandalam (Tondai Nadu), a city and the administrative headquarters of Vellore District in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

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Venur

Venur or Venoor (ವೇಣೂರು) is a small village on the banks of the Phalguni river in Belthangady Taluk, Dakshina Kannada of Karnataka, India.

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Vigna mungo

Vigna mungo, black gram, urad bean, minapa pappu, mungo bean or black matpe bean (māṣa) is a bean grown in the Indian subcontinent.

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Vijaya Bank

Vijaya Bank is a public sector bank with its corporate office in Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

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Vishu

Vishu (വിഷു, "Bisu" in Tulu Language),"Bisu sankramana" in Arebhashe dialect is the astronomical new year festival celebrated in the Indian state of Kerala, Tulunadu region and Kodagu in Karnataka and their diaspora communities.

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Vitla

Vitla (ವಿಟ್ಲ, ವಿಟ್ಲ) also Vittal or Vittel is a Town Bantwal taluk of Dakshina Kannada district, India, around 18 km from Bantwal in Bantwal Taluk.

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Vittal

Vittal is a village in the southern state of Karnataka, India.

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Western Ghats

Western Ghats also known as Sahyadri (Benevolent Mountains) is a mountain range that runs parallel to the western coast of the Indian peninsula, located entirely in India.

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Women in India

The status of women in India has been subject to many great changes over the past few millennia.

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Yakshagana

Yakshagana (Kannada: "ಯಕ್ಷಗಾನ", Tulu: "ಆಟ") is a traditional theatre form that combines dance, music, dialogue, costume, make-up, and stage techniques with a unique style and form.

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2011 Census of India

The 15th Indian Census was conducted in two phases, house listing and population enumeration.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dakshina_Kannada

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