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Aluva, is a suburb of Kochi in the Ernakulam district of Kerala, India. Located on the River Periyar, Aluva is the industrial epicenter of the state. A major transportation hub, with easy access to all major forms of transportation, Aluva acts as a corridor which links the highland districts to the rest of the state. Aluva, home to the summer residency of the Travancore royal family - the Alwaye Palace - is also famous for the Sivarathri festival celebrated annually at the sandbanks of Periyar. The Advaita Ashrams in Aluva founded in 1913 by Sree Narayana Guru, one of India's greatest social reformers adds to the cultural significance of the town. Today, whilst part of the Kochi urban agglomeration, Aluva is an autonomous municipality, its civic administration conducted by Aluva Municipal Council. The town also serves as the administrative centre of the Aluva taluk.The headquarters of the District Police Chief of Ernakulam Rural Police District, Superintending engineer, PWD and of the District Educational Officer, Aluva are also located here.It is the starting point of Kochi metro rail under construction.

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Google previewApocrypha (1888)

Aluva means the created world regarded in its temporal duration (Vulg., saeculum). The meaning then is that " if they possessed sufficient intellectual power to enable them to infer the meaning of phenomena, how was it that they failed yet ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh (2006)

by Om Gupta

The present Ernakulam District includes Paravur, Aluva, Kochi, Kanayannoor, Muvattupuzha, Kunnathunadu, Kothamangalam taluks which come under Fort Kochi and Muvattupuzha revenue subdivision. Erode : Erode District is one of the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Sciences of Learning (2011)

by Norbert M. Seel

University of South Florida, MUS 101 Tampa, FL USA NEELIMA RANJITH Union Christian College Aluva, Ernakulam, Kerala India MARC'AURELIO RANZATO Courant Institute of the Mathematical Sciences New York University New York ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Christ and the Gospels (1906)

by James Hastings, John Alexander Selbie, John Christopher Lambert

Elsewhere in the Gospels, the word under consideration is found only in the phrase els rbv aluva, or els rois aluvas. The latter occurs in Lk l33 and in the inserted doxology of Mt 6U (retained in the margin of the Revised Version). It may fairly ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Biblica (1901)

A Critical Dictionary of the Literary Political and Religious History, the Archaeology, Geography, and Natural History of the Bible by Thomas Kelly Cheyne, John Sutherland Black

T&V aluva.}, a riddle which admits of more than one solution (see Che. Job and Solomon, 210). However, even if man is a microcosm we cannot expect to find this advanced idea in Ecclesiastes, and the occurrence of 'oldm, 'world,' in Sirach is ...

Google previewA Classical Dictionary of Biography, Mythology, and Geography (1858)

Based on the Larger Dictionaries by William Smith

Pomptinae Paludes (IIowrival Aluva: Palude Pontine, in English the Pontine Marshes), the name of a low marshy plain on the coast of Latium between Circeii and Terracina, said to have been so called after an ancient town Pontia, which ...

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