Guns & Kodavas – The Rite of Passage

It is also an established custom among the natives to clothe every male child when only three years old with a kumberbund, at the age of seven they assume the Kuttee and at twelve carry a matchlock. Read More

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Kodagu BJP goes after NGO’s

Cauvery Sene and few other NGO’s are the receiving end of BJP’s anger, after the sene alleged that bribe had exchanged hands in the Nagpur Variety of Oranges being distrubed in Coorg by the Horticulture Department.
The BJP even threathed Cauvery Sene and Other NGO’s “with severe action” if they do not stop opposing development activities in Coorg. Read More

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15 weather stations coming up at Coorg

ISRO to set up weather auto record centres in Kodagu
Madikeri (PTI): ISRO on Sunday announced its plans to establish 15 ‘weather auto recording centres’ at Kodgagu district in Karnataka, each covering a radius of 50 km and requiring minimal maintenance.
Each of these centres would be provided with batteries and solar-run machinery, ISRO scientists told a press meet here. Read More

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