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Does any body know the history of coimbatore.

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Asked by seshadri subramaniam, 18 Sep '07 07:49 pm
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Coimbatore is a city in India located in the southeast in Tamil Nadu state. The city is home to nearly 2 million people.

The city is the district administrative center and the junction of rail lines linking the East and West coasts of India. A huge marketplace, the common staples bought and sold include tea, cotton, teak, cardamom, and chinchona. There are also manufacturing plants that process foods, cotton, and transport equipment. It is also well-connected by road and air.

It's known for its industrial hub, healthcare facilities, educational institutions, fair weather, friendly culture, and hospitality (it is called the city of hospitality ). The majority of people in this city are polite and well educated. There is a noted minority of people of West and North Indian origin residing in Coimbatore, affording a cosmopolitan atmosphere to the city.

Many different languages are spoken in Coimbatore, with Tamil, English, Tulu, Gujarati, Kannada, and Kongu Tamil. Coimbatore ha ...more
Answered by Shan Real, 18 Sep '07 07:53 pm

 
  
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COIMBATORE IS SITUATED IN THE BANKS OF THE RIVER NOYYAL. COIMBATORE EXISTED EVEN PRIOR TO TH 2nd CENTURY AD. IT WAS FIRST RULED BY THE TRIBAL CHEIFSTAN KNOWN A "IRULA". . LATER ON IT WAS RULED BY CHOLAS IN 2nd CENTURY AND LATER IN 3rd CENTURY IT WAS RULED BYKARIKALAN CHOLAN. ALSO THERE IS A TIPU SULTAN PALACE WHICH IS NO VERY BAD IN CONDITION AND THE LOCAL PEPLE HAVE PUT THE SHOPS. THE PALACE WAS BUIT BY TIPU SULTAN AND HYDER ALI AND ALSO THERE IS MOSQUE FOR THEM TO DO THE PRAYER AND NAMAZ FOR THEIR FAMILY. TIPU SULTAN LATER ON WHENT TO PALAGHAT IN KAERALA AND ALSO THERE IS FORT IN PALAGHAD AND THE BUS STOP NAME IS ALSO KNOWN AS KOTA MAIDANAM.THIR FIRST NAME OF COIMBATORE WAS KOSANPUTHUR THE NAME OF THE IRULA CHEIFTAN AND LATER ON IT DERIVED AS KOVAIPUTHUR AND STILL LATER ON COIMBATORE AND NOW IT IS KNOW AS KOVAI.

THE DRINKING WATER OF COIMBATORE COMES FROM SIRUVANI AND IT IS ON OF THE THIRD SWEETED WATER IN THE WORLD PERIVIUOSLY IT WAS THE SECOND IN THE WORLD.THE POPULATION IS NE ...more
Answered by seshadri subramaniam, 21 Sep '07 03:22 pm

 
  
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