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Kumari
KANYAKUMARI : It is also known as Cape Comorin, Kumari and Kumari Munai. It is 705 kms from State Capital, Chennai. This is a ‘rocky mainland‘ on the Indian Ocean in the State of Tamil Nadu and located at the Southern Most tip of the Indian Subcontinent. Many call it KOODAL meaning it is situated at the Confluence of three oceans Bay of Bengal, Arabian Sea and Indian Ocean. Kanyakumari is popular because it is the only places on earth, where you can see the Sun Rise and Sun Set from the ocean. It is the only place in India where one can enjoy the unique spectacle of Sunset and Moonrise simultaneously on full moon days. It is even more special and spectacular on Chitra Paurnami [full moon that occurs in Apr-May] when one can view both the sun and the moon facing each other on the same horizon, a rare sight of unique grandeur, which seems to happen by prior arrangement. City’s population is 22,453 [2011 census] and the District population is 1,870,374 [2011 census].

General Information

Area 25.89 sq. kms.
Population City : 22,453  [ 2011 census ]
District : 1,870,374  [ 2011 census ]
Altitude sea level
Climate
  Max. Min.
Summer 34.80ºC 22.40ºC
Winter 33.8ºC 21.6ºC
Rainfall 102 cms average
Clothing Tropical
Season Throughout the year
Languages spoken Tamil, Malayalam and English.
STD Code 04652
 

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