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Alleppey a.k.a. Alappuzha is a town in Alappuzha District of Kerala state of southern India. It is the administrative headquarters of Alappuzha District. Alappuzha is considered to be the oldest planned town in this region and the lighthouse built on the coast of the town is the first of its kind along the Laccadive Sea coast. As per 2001 census Alappuzha is the sixth largest town in Kerala with an urban population of 177,029. Alappuzha is situated 62 kilometres to the south of Kochi and 155 kilometres north of Trivandrum. A town with picturesque canals, backwaters, beaches, and lagoons, it was described as the one of the places known as the "Venice of the East" by Lord Curzon. Malayalam is the most spoken language. Hindi, English and Tamil are also widely spoken in the town.

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Google previewMy Diary, Or A Record of Events and Experiences [in Ootacamund]. (1891)

by Franz Lemerle

Alleppey is a pretty town, traversed by a Canal in two different directions, the banks of which show a number of houses built in a perfectly straight line. About ten curiously constructed ...

Google previewThe Grocer's Encyclopedia ... (1911)

Among the principal commercial varieties listed in a recent government report are Malabar ( Mangalore, Tellichery, Alleppey, etc.), Singapore, Penang and Trang, Acheen (or Sumatra or West Coast) and Lampong (or East Coast), named ...

Google previewLighthouse Encyclopedia (2013)

The Definitive Reference by Ray Jones

India's Alleppey Light (above center); the diminutive Laag Light in Belgium ( above right); and the La Entallada Light (below) in the Canary Islands IRON-PILE ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Jewish Food (2010)

by Gil Marks

There are two main varieties: Alleppey, which has an orange yellow color, and Madras, which is a bright yellow. Turmeric imparts a slightly bitter, musky flavorto foods. Thecolorand flavor are more intenseand pungent when itissautéedinoil ...

Google previewReligions of the World: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices (2010)

A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices by J. Gordon Melton, Martin Baumann

Peniel Hall Pallipad Post Alleppey District Kerala 690 512 India ...

Google previewExporters' Encyclopaedia (1918)

Mexico Alleppey . . . .".".' ................... . . India Alligator Pond . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jamaica lmanza . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. Argentina -Rimgria . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. Spain - 1111893 . . . . . . . . . . . .. Austria-Hungary Almora . . . . . . . . . . . . . India Alnwick .

Google previewWorld Gazetteer and Geographical Dictionary

Alleppey ducers in U.S.A. ; tobacco, machine- shop products. Pop. 92,ooo. Allep' pey, tn., Travancore, s.w. India ; commercial centre ; good harbour; oil-mills; coffee, cardamoms. Pop. 32,ooo. Allier (dl-yd'). (1) Dep., central France ; fertile ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Linguistics (2003)

by William J. Frawley

12,687 speakers in India, in Kerala, Palghat, Trichur, Ernakulam, Kottayam, Quilon, Alleppey, Trivandrum districts. Urali: also called Oorazhi, Uraly, Urli. 18,257 speakers in India, in Tamil Nadu, Periyar district, Sathayamangalam area, east of ...

Google previewThe Garland Encyclopedia of World Music: South Asia : the Indian subcontinent (1998)

by Bruno Nettl, Ruth M. Stone, James Porter, Timothy Rice

Alleppey District ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Indian Literature (1987)

A-Devo by Amaresh Datta

Apart from the Bombay station which broadcasts news and other programmes spanning an hour per day, Konkani is represented also at radio stations at Delhi, Mangalore, Dharwad, Trichur, Alleppey, Calicut and Trivandrum. Most of the ...

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Indian Archaeology

by Amalananda Ghosh

Pallathara-Pallipuram, Dt Alleppey. Ring-wells [14.15] resembling those connected with the Megalithic remains were discovered. IAR 1970-1. Pallavaeer, Dt Palghat.

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (1996)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

Lucknow, Madu- rai, Mathura, Nellore, Patiala, Vel- lore 8 Alleppey, Amravati, Amrit- sar, Bareilly, Bharpara, Calcutta, Dehra Dun, Jabalpur, Jamnagar, Kakinada, Kolhapur, Ludhiana, Malegaon, Sholapur, Srinagar, Va- ranasi 9 Ahmadabad, ...

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