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GOLDEN LANGURS OF UMANANDA

- Shubhobroto Ghosh

Photographs by Nanditha Krishna

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ADIYAMAAN CAVE TEMPLES AT NAMAKKAL

G. Balaji

Namakkal is famous for the ‘Namakkal Anjaneyar’, and 18 foot tall idol of Hanuman that stands beneath the open sky. The city lies at the foot of a huge rock, upon which there is a fort built by Ramachandra Nayakar, a Vijayanagar chieftan who ruled Namakkal during the 16th century. It is believed that Tippu S