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Where is the Origin of River Krishna? and where it is end-point?

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Asked by pandurang joshi, 23 May '07 05:28 pm
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Krishna river originates in Maharshtra , near Satara and travels through Karnataka , Andhra Pradesh and ends in Bay of Bengal
Answered by BhejaFry, 23 May '07 05:31 pm

 
  
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The River Krishna (meaning "dark" (feminine) in Sanskrit, also called the Krishnaveni, is one of the longest rivers of India (about 1300 km in length). It originates from Mahabaleswar in Maharashtra in the West and meets the Bay of Bengal at Hamasaladeevi in Andhra Pradesh, on the East coast. It also flows through the state of Karnataka. The delta of the river is one the most fertile regions in India and was the home to ancient Satavahana and Ikshvaku kings.

The legendary source of the river is a spout from the mouth of a statue of a cow in the ancient temple of Mahadev in Mahabaleshwar. Legend has it that Krishna is Lord Vishnu himself as a result of a curse on the trimurtis by Savitri. Also, its tributaries Venna and Koyana are said to be Siva and Brahma themselves. An interesting thing to notice is that 4 other rivers come out from the cow (bull's) mouth apart from Krishna and they all travel some distance before merging into Krishna. The rivers are Koyana, Venna(Veni), Savitri ...more
Answered by ashish bhatnagar, 23 May '07 05:45 pm

 
  
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The River Krishna (meaning "dark" (feminine) in Sanskrit, also called the Krishnaveni, is one of the longest rivers of India (about 1300 km in length). It originates from Mahabaleswar in Maharashtra in the West and meets the Bay of Bengal at Hamasaladeevi in Andhra Pradesh, on the East coast. It also flows through the state of Karnataka.
Answered by Satish KLV, 23 May '07 05:33 pm

 
  
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Krishna river originates in Maharshtra and ends in Patal Ganga Shrishail.
Answered by Aakash M, 23 May '07 05:34 pm

 
  
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