What is the gateway of South India?

Chennai is the Gateway of South India. Chennai is a name of Telugu origin. It comes from the name of a Telugu ruler. While Chennai is the official name of the city, the original name is Madras, and in some parts, the city is still known as Madras rather than Chennai.

What is the gateway of South India temple known?

A gopuram or gopura (Tamil: கோபுரம், Sanskrit: गोपुरम्, gopuram) is a monumental entrance tower, usually ornate, at the entrance of a Hindu temple, in the Dravidian architecture of the Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Karnataka, and Telangana states of Southern India.

Which city is known as Manchester of South India?

Coimbatore is called the “Manchester of South India” due to its extensive textile industry, fed by the surrounding cotton fields.

Which city is known as gateway of East India?

Guwahati, the gateway to northeast India.

Which South Indian state is best?

Kerala topped the list for a third consecutive year while Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Karnataka and Gujarat followed it. Kerala stands as the best governed state in the country and Karnataka is in the fourth position, said the Public Affairs Index 2018 released by the think tank Public Affairs Centre (PAC) here.

What is South India famous for?

Southern India has one of India’s most visited pilgrimage spots. The prominent one being the Balaji Temple at Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh. Also, the ancient Buddhist site of Nagarjunakonda, and the wonderful Islamic buildings of the Qutub Shahi and Asaf Jahi dynasties at Golconda Fort and Hyderabad reside here.

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