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  KARAIKAL HISTORY
Karaikal is one of the four regions of the union territory of Pondicherry.
Ammaiyar temple at Karaikal is dedicated to a celebrated woman Siva Saint "Punithavathi" and subsequently elevated to the status of a goddess.
Mastan Syed Dawood Dargah at Karaikal is dedicated to the memory of a descendant of the prophet who came to Karaikal form Beughara.
www.geocities.com /karaikaltown/history.html   (895 words)

  
 WELCOME TO KARAIKAL
Karaikal town is gifted with a sea beach where some people
There is also a boat house on the beach road.
Karaikal is on the east coast about 140 kms south of
raseenalah.tripod.com /karaikal   (49 words)

  
 Karaikal city of Tamil Nadu - India
Karaikal is on the east coast about 140 kms south of Pondicherry and 300 kms south of Chennai (Madras) located on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal.
Karaikal is known all over the country for its unique and the only temple devoted to the Lord Saneeswara(Lord Saturn) at Thirunallar.
Karaikal is the Gateway to various places of worship in the eastern coast of Tamilnadu.
www.bharatheritage.in /tamil-nadu/karaikal.htm   (1220 words)

  
 GENERAL ADMINISTRATION
The Karaikal taluk is divided in to six firkas and 37 revenue villages.
With the intorduction of the Indian Registration Act, the Notairs, and the Receveurs d'Enregistrement ceased to function and the record of all the Notaires were taken over by the District Registrar in Pondicherry region and by the concerned Sub-Registrars in the other regions of the Territory.
KARAIKAL (MUNICIPALITY) and Thirunallar, Thirumalairajan Pattinam, Niravi, Nedungadu and Kottucherry are the Commune Panchyats in Karaikal.
pondicherry.nic.in /stategovt/regions/karaikal/Administration/GenAdmin/GenAdmin.htm   (927 words)

  
 Karaikal - Encyclopedia.com
Malaiperumal Pillai arrived in Batu Gajah from Karaikal, Tamil Nadu in 1889.
The issue raised by the Government of Pondicherry with regard to receipt of water in the Karaikal region during the current water year will also be discussed in the meeting.
Vaidya Lingam, chief minister of the federal territory of Pondicherry, said the district of Karaikal, which took the full brunt of the hurricane as it stormed ashore, was cut off.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-X-Karaikal.html   (796 words)

  
  Karaikal, India
Karaikal, also Karikal, is a city on the Coromandel Coast of southeastern India.
Karaikal is located in a small coastal enclave of territory which was formerly part of French India, and, together with the former French coastal enclaves of Pondichery, Yanaon, and Mahé, forms the union territory of Pondichery.
Located 132 km south of the city of Pondicherry, Karaikal is known for its rich religious heritage, and is the destination for those who seek solicit, leisure, serenity and piety.
www.creekin.net /c4150-n85-karaikal-india.html   (0 words)

  
 Pondicherry
Karaikal is another part of Pondicherry, which is also situated in the state of Tamil Nadu.
Karaikal is on the east coast about 140 kms south of pondicherry and 300 kms south of chennai(MADRAS) located on the coramandel coast of the Bay of Bengal.
Karaikal is a good fishing centre with the following ten marine fishing villages spread along the coast.
www.whereincity.com /india/pondicherry   (1623 words)

  
 The Dispatch - Serving the Lexington, NC - News
Karaikal (also Karikal or Karaikkal) is a city and a municipality in Karaikal district in the Indian state of Puducherry.
On 26 December 2004, Karaikal faced its worst tragedy.
Karaikal has an average literacy rate of 73%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 79%, and female literacy is 68%.
www.the-dispatch.com /apps/pbcs.dll/section?category=NEWS&template=wiki&text=Karaikal   (239 words)

  
 Karaikal District in India
The district of Karaikal is one of the four regions of the union territory of Pondicherry.
Karaikal is surrounded by the Nagapattinam and Tiruvarur districts of Tamil Nadu.
Karaikal is connected by road directly to Chidambaram, Mayiladuthurai, Kumbakonam, Thanjavur, Tiruchirapalli, Tiruvarur, Velankanni and Nagapattinam.
www.india9.com /i9show/29374.htm   (132 words)

  
 Karaikal Parish
Karaikal is situated on the east of coast of south India about 320 Kms.
The chequered history of the church began when the French bought Karaikal in 1739 from the King of Tanjore, to build a chapel inside the fort to cater to the spiritual needs of the residents.
In 1991, the parishioners were blessed to celebrate the centenary of the belfry tower and 250 years of the church in Karaikal.
www.pondyarchdiocese.org /karaikal.htm   (597 words)

  
 Karaikal Region - Union Territory of Pondicherry - India.
Karaikal Region - Union Territory of Pondicherry - India.
132 kms south of Pondicherry, along the coast, Karaikal is one of the four regions of the Union Territory of Pondicherry.
Known from times immemorial for its rich religious heritage, Karaikal is a 'must visit' for the pilgrim tourist and the religious minded.
pondicherry.nic.in /open/regions/karaikal/welcome.html   (208 words)

  
 Welcome to KIF Karaikal Industries Forum at Karaikal, Union Teritory of Pondicherry, India
Karaikal Industries Forum is a registered body in the Union Territory of Pondicherry under society registration act, 1860 (Act No.XX1 of 1860) and is functioning since 1993.
Karaikal Industries Forum (KIF) is the representative body of different industries in Karaikal region like Chemicals, Detergents, Ceramics, Pharma, Steel, Oil and Gas and Textiles.
The Management of the Karaikal Industries Forum is controlled by an Executive Committee; consisting of a President, Vice-President, Secretary, Joint Secretary, Treasurer and three Executive Members, elected in the month of April every year and to take charge from the date of Annual General Meeting in June.
www.karaikalindustriesforum.org.in   (686 words)

  
 Religious Temples in Tamilnadu, Karaikal Ammaiyar Temple, South India Temple, Temples of South India, Tamil Nadu Temples
Karaikal Ammaiyar temple is located in Barathiar Street, in the center of Karaikal.
The belief is that Karaikal Ammaiyar gave Annam (food) to Bhikshatanar (Shiva) during his tour round the world begging alms, with curd rice and mangoes.
Then, the sacred Mother of Karaikal returned, measuring the distance still on her head, to holy Alangadu where she beheld her God's sacred dance and sang her renowned lyrics in His praise.
www.indiantravelportal.com /tamil-nadu/temples/karaikal-ammayar.html   (1119 words)

  
 iLand Diary Page
That already the people of Karaikal are demanding Separate Union Territory Status for Karaikal on the ground of discrimination shown by Pondicherry Government in the matter of allocation of fund and in the implementation of welfare schemes for Karaikal region.
S.P. Selvashanmugham, the Convener of Karaikal Struggle Group stated that under the Indian Constitution New, States are created as per provisions of States Re-organisation ACt of 1956 under which the criteria to be followed to confer Statehood to a particular territory is territorial continuity and common language.
In the case of Karaikal region, eventhough both Pondicherry and Karaikal have Tamil as common language, Karaikal is geographically separated by a distance of 150 kilometers and hence it cannot be a part of proposed Pondicherry State.
ksgroup.rediffiland.com /iland/ksgroup_diary.html   (1775 words)

  
 KARAIKAL REGION
at Karaikal is dedicated to a celebrated woman Siva Saint "Punithavathi" and subsequently elevated to the status of a goddess.
at Karaikal is dedicated to the memory of a descendant of the prophet who came to Karaikal form Beughara.
This is one of the biggest Muslim pilgrimage centers in India and is locate 10 Km south of Karaikal.
www.pon.nic.in /open/regions/karaikal/oview.htm   (345 words)

  
 Puducherry - duno.com reference
Pondicherry and Karaikal are by far the larger ones, and are both enclaves of Tamil Nadu.
In the Karaikal region, all the communes and Karaikal municipality passed a resolution in favour of merger.
Pondicherry and the other enclaves of Karaikal, Mahe and Yanam came to be administered as the Union Territory of Pondicherry from July 1, 1963.
www.duno.com /term/Puducherry   (3596 words)

  
 Karaikal India - Festivals -karaikal.com
Karaikal is known all over the country for its unique and the only temple devoted to the Lord Saneeswara (Lord Saturn) at Thirunallar.
Although situated within Karaikal municipality, Karaikal Ammayar temple which holds the annual 'Mangani" festival which is a well attended 'Mela', as also Kandoori festival celebrated by Karaikal Darga and the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes celebrated by Our Lady of Lourdes Church.
Deities from as many temples in and around Karaikal are brought in ceremonial processions to the seashore for a symbolic immersion ceremony.
www.karaikal.com /festival.htm   (279 words)

  
 Welcome to Karaikal
You can access live news updates of karaikal, national as well as global.Cricket plus, Food zone, Mobile zone, Astro Corner are under testing.
Karaikal hotel tariffs are probably some of the economy rates.
Moreover, for an Indian on vacation or for a visiting foreign tourist, there are two choices.Either the tourist stays in an unsafe, crummy,shabby hotel or pays through his nose for star comfort.
www.karaikalnet.com   (186 words)

  
 Karaikal India - karaikal Ammaiyar -karaikal.com
Karaikal Ammaiyar temple is located in Barathiar Street, in the center of Karaikal.
The belief is that Karaikal Ammaiyar gave Annam (food) to Bhikshatanar (Shiva) during his tour round the world begging alms, with curd rice and mangoes.
His friends in Karaikal, who resolved to compel him to receive his first wife again, knew his return and prosperity.
www.karaikal.com /karaikalammaiyar.htm   (931 words)

  
 The Hindu Business Line : `Air-link to Karaikal will be viable'
A pre-feasibility technical-cum-economic study for promoting a greenfield airport at Karaikal, the outlying coastal town under the Union Territory of Pondicherry, has projected that a commercial air connectivity to the town would prove viable.
An air-link to Karaikal from Chennai and Bangalore will be easily picked as choice mode of travel by a large number of temple tourists who currently take the long, circuitous road travel to visit some of the country's well-known shrines and places of worship located in its vicinity.
The SAIIPL study done at the instance of the Pondicherry Government's Department of Toursim has gone into the tourists' traffic profiles for each of these destinations in Karaikal region and their ratio to convert into air travellers is also spelt out.
www.thehindubusinessline.com /2006/08/24/stories/2006082402681900.htm   (516 words)

  
 Satelitní mapa oblasti Karaikal: Akkaraivadi — Tirunallar | Indie
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www.maplandia.cz /indie/pondicherry/karaikal   (475 words)

  
 PONDICHERRY-Land- pondicherry, mahe, Yanam, Karaikal
Pulses, cotton, chilies, coconuts, ground nuts, vegetables and sun flower are the other popular items grown in the district.
Karaikal is a good fishing centre with the following ten marine fishing villages spread along the coast.
They are Mandabathur, Kalikuppam, Akkampettai, Kottucherrymedu, Kasakudymedu, in Karaikal municipal area, Kilinjalmedu, Karaikalmedu, in Tirumalairayam Pathinam commune, Karakalchery in Neravy commune, Keezhaiyur Pattincacherry and North vanjore.
www.webindia123.com /territories/pondicherry/land/pond.htm   (741 words)

  
 Temples & Legends Of Tamilnadu - Karaikal ( Introduction)
In Karaikal town there is a Siva temple and, on the other side of the road, a separate shrine for Karaikal Ammayar.
The belief is that Karaikal Ammayar gave Annam (food) to Bhikshatanar (Siva) during his, tour round the world begging alms, with curd rice and mangoes.
To commemorate this incident this curd rice with mango is distributed on this festival day, in a big hall adjacent to the temple.
www.hindubooks.org /temples/tamilnadu/karaikal/index.htm   (120 words)

  
 Voice of Pondicherry   (Site not responding. Last check: )
To encourage the painters of Karaikal they are sent to the “Annual Training Camp” held in Pondicherry.
Saint Sankaradas swamigal drama festival will be held in Karaikal in November for the benefit of local artists.
The Karaikal unit of the district industries center conducted a camp on 5th December 2000, at the municipal Marriage hall.
www.pondicherry.com /cust/voice/paper1/karaikal1.html   (441 words)

  
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Farmers in Karaikal region are planning to raise gingelly crop taking advantage of the recent heavy rain that lashed the region.
Mr.Kalyanasundaram said the area under paddy cultivation in Karaikal region had shrunk to 24,000 acres (including 10,000 acres of kuruvai area) from the normal area of 30,000 acres.
The farmers in the region are by and large taking up only single paddy crop in recent years and showing little interest in the kuruvai crop.
www.hinduonnet.com /thehindu/thscrip/print.pl?file=2004051108770300.htm&date=2004/05/11/&prd=th&   (96 words)

  
 NIVEDA_NGO
In the year 2000, this organization name was changed and now functioning under the name of New India Village Education and Development Association in a broader range.
The area of operation of this association is Karaikal Region of Union Territory of Pondicherry.
Karaikal is the second largest region of Union Territory of Pondicherry.
www.webspawner.com /users/nivedango   (580 words)

  
 Karaikal region neglected: AIADMK leader
The AIADMK would congratulate the six legislators from Karaikal, if they stick on to their proposed boycott of asssembly session on December 15 without going for any compromise, party state secretary A Anbazhagan, MLA, said today.
The AIADMK leader said he had already stated in the Assembly that if Karaikal continued to be neglected, the demand for a separate Union Territory status for Karaikal would gain momentum and now the six legislators cutting across party lines had decided to boycott the Assemby session.
He said it was improper on the part of the legislators to highlight the lack of employment opportunities alone as Karaikal was backward in all aspects.
news.webindia123.com /news/articles/India/20061214/536536.html   (279 words)

  
 KARAIKAL STRUGGLE GROUP (KSG) Petition : [ powered by iPetitions.com ]
i want to make separate city of karaikal because there is no development.
Except land acquisition for Airport at Karaikal, they seem to have no other plans for Karaikal.
Velu, Dr. Ramdoss has put across needs of Karaikal, (Ofcourse, I have not read in any of the websites).
www.ipetitions.com /petition/ksgroup/signatures-1.html   (352 words)

  
 India -- M. Veerateswaran v. The Deputy Collector W.P. No. 46138.2002 (2003.03.18)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Planning Authority sent a letter dt.24.5.2001 stating that the construction had been going for more than 2+ years, that the construction was almost over, and that there was no violation in putting up the construction and therefore the construction could not be stopped.
On 31.1.2002, this Court passed an order directing the Member-Secretary, Karaikal Town Planning Authority, to inspect the premises and dispose of the representation made by the writ petitioner within four weeks from the date of receipt of a copy of the order.
Without awaiting the reply, the petitioner filed O.S.No.26 of 2002 before the Additional District Judge, Karaikal, for a mandatory injunction, directing the Karaikal Town Planning Authorities to remove the construction alleged to be in deviation of the approved plan.
www.elaw.org /resources/text.asp?ID=1835   (9236 words)

  
 Administration has no intention to neglect Karaikal: CM
Puducherry Chief Minister N Rangasamy today categorically stated the administration never had the intention to neglect the Karaikal region in the Union Territory.
On Karaikal legislators boycott of the Assembly session, he said he had talks with them yesterday and explained the measures taken by the administration to ensure development of the Karaikal.
He said the fund allocation to Karaikal, which was Rs 53 crore in 2002-03, was increased to Rs 270.88 crore in 2006-07 and several developmental schemes were on.
news.webindia123.com /news/articles/India/20061215/538328.html   (262 words)

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