Where is the holy river Kavery ???
The Kaveri River basin is estimated to be 27,700 square miles with many tributaries including the Shimsha, the Hemavati River, the Arkavathy River, Honnuhole River, Lakshmana Tirtha River, Kabini River, Bhavani River, the Lokapavani River, the Noyyal River and the Amaravati River. Rising in southwestern Karnataka state, it flows southeast some 475 mi (765 km) to enter the Bay of Bengal. East of the city of Mysore it forms the island of Sivasamudra, on either side of which are the scenic Sivasamudram Falls that descend about 320 ft (100 m). The river is the source for an extensive i ...more