Thorenoor

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Thorenoor
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Thorenoor
Location in Karnataka, India
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Thorenoor
Thorenoor (India)
Coordinates: 12°38′26″N75°46′47″E / 12.6404236°N 75.7797238°E / 12.6404236; 75.7797238 Coordinates: 12°38′26″N75°46′47″E / 12.6404236°N 75.7797238°E / 12.6404236; 75.7797238
CountryFlag of India.svg  India
State Karnataka
District Kodagu
Government
  Body Gram panchayat
Languages
  Official Kannada
  Other spoken Hindi
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
ISO 3166 code IN-KA
Thorenoor school Thorenuru Konanur Road.jpg
Thorenoor school

Thorenoor is a small village in Kodagu district of Karnataka state, India.

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Location

Thorenoor is located between Kushal Nagar and Hassan towns in Karnataka state. [1]

Kushalanagar City in Karnataka, India

Kushalanagar is a city located in the Kodagu district of Karnataka state of India.

Hassan, Karnataka Place in Karnataka, India

Hassan is a city and the district headquarters of Hassan district in the Indian state of Karnataka. The town is situated 980 m (3,220 ft) above sea level. It is named after the Hasanamba temple. The urban population in 2011 was 133,436.

Administration

Thorenoor is administered as part of Somvarpet Taluk in Kodagu district. [2]

Burial Site

Scientists have discovered a megalithic burial site at Thorenoor. The discovery was made during a recent archaeological exploration conducted Prof T Murugeshi of the Department of Ancient History and archeology, MSRS College, Shirva. [3]

Educational Organizations

Government Higher Primary School, Thorenoor was established in 1920. The school has a library of 1,465 volumes. There are seven classrooms and seven teachers in the school. [4]

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References

  1. "Village Thorenoor". wikiedit.org. Retrieved 17 October 2016.
  2. "Thorenoor". gloriousindia.com. Retrieved 17 October 2016.
  3. "Megalithic burial site discovered at Thorenoor". deccanherald.com. Retrieved 17 October 2016.
  4. "Primary School". icbse.com. Retrieved 17 October 2016.