Nuggets from Coorg History

Nuggets from Coorg history by C.P. Belliappa

Nuggets from Coorg History encapsulates the history of Kodagu from 1600 to 1956 in twenty engaging stories. The prominent community of this landlocked province of coffee and cinnamon—the Kodavas, or the Coorgs though fiercely independent and of warrior class, never actually ruled their land. The were fractious which made them an easy target for foreign domination. Kodavas, now a progressive community, were unlettered until the British introduced education in 1834. Hence theirs is mainly an oral history passed down over generations. In this book Belliappa brings to life the dramatis personae who influenced and shaped the destiny of Coorg.

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Coorg Treasure Hunt #3

Break the code!


Rearrange the ALPHABETS to find the answer:

A Naval Dock


Hint lies in the website:

 Code breakers please write your full name and place.

 Good Luck!

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KSRTC introduces KGF-Napoklu service

The KSRTC introduced a Karnataka Sarige bus service from Kolar Gold Fields to Napoklu in Kodagu a few days ago, according to Vivek Poovaiah of the Movement for Welfare of Community and Environment, which works in close coordination with the KSRTC.

The bus will leave KGF at 12.30 p.m., reach the Kempe Gowda Bus Terminus in Bangalore at 2.30 p.m., Bangalore Satellite Bus-stand at 3 p.m., Mysore at 6.30 p.m., Hunsur at 7.40 p.m., Gonicoppa at 9 p.m., Polibetta at 9.20 p.m., Ammathi at 9.40 p.m., Murnad at 10.20 p.m. and Napoklu at 10.40 p.m.

In the return direction, the bus will leave Napoklu at 5.30 a.m.

-The Hindu