Must Know Things About Mangalore

  • What is Mangalore famous for?

    Mangalore is a paradise for people who love peace. It has a warm atmosphere during the monsoon and sees heavy rainfall. It's known for its Mangalorean cuisine. A wide range of seafood and several veg restaurants are available. It is also made up of famous ice cream parlours like Pabbas, IDEAL, etc.

    There are several temples behind it, with the history behind them. Sri Manjunatha temple, Dharmasthala, Kukke Subhramanya, Subhramanya, Kateel Durgaparameshwari temple, Kudroli Gokarnatheshwara temple, and many more are some of the most famous temples. It is also famous for the Dasara that will be celebrated in the temple of Kudroli Gokarnatha.
    It has several beaches and dockyards along the coastline. Some of them are Panambur Beach, Someshwara Beach, Ullal Beach, Padubidri beach, Sasihithlu beach, and so on. At Surathkal, there's a lighthouse.

    It is also the temple of education in this region, with many prestigious educational institutions. NIT Surtahkal, Manipal University, Institutions of Alva Education, Expert Coaching, Institutions of Mahesh Education, and so on.

    Mangalore is also the Coastal Region's health hub. It houses some of India's top-most medical colleges and hospitals. Manipal Hospitals, AB Shetty Medical College, Father Muller Medical Hospitals, BR Shetty Multi-Specialty Hospital, and the list continues.

    This land is also related to celebrities such as Aishwarya Rai, Shilpa Shetty, Shrish Kunder, Warrior Shetty, Suniel Shetty, Anushka Shetty, and many more with Mangalore roots.

  • Best places to see in Mangalore?

    • Panambur beach, Mangalore
    • Kadri Sri Manjunatha Temple, Mangalore
    • Kudroli Shree Gokarnanatheshwara Temple, Mangalore
    • Rosario Cathedral, Mangalore
    • Nisarga Dhama, Mangalore
    • Surathkal Beach, Mangalore
    • Tannirbhavi Beach, Mangalore
    • Sultan Bathery, Mangalore
    • Mangaladevi Temple, Mangalore
    • Kateel Sri Durgaparameshwari Temple, Mangalore

  • What are the best things to do in Mangalore?

    • Surfing at Ashram: Like any other ordinary type of surfing, you have to visit the place once to experience the actual scenario in Mangalore. The very popular surfing ashram in Mangalore offers surfing lessons along with some yoga sessions, in addition to offering an incredible platform for surfing.
    • Visiting Kadri Hill Park: This park is one of the biggest parks available in Mangalore, making it one of the main family attractions. On the weekends, it is one of the most visited locations for families to share a good time with their loved ones.
    • Spend the best time at Mangalore beach: Being one of Mangalore's best sightseeing opportunities, every beach in this city will offer the tourist a unique experience. Enjoying the sunset is among the recommended activities to do on the beaches.
    • Explore Butterfly Park: The Butterfly Park of Sammilan Shetty is one of those attractions that you do not skip while you are in Mangalore. As the privately run butterfly park, it is one of the cleanest and most well-maintained areas you can visit.
    • Visiting Sultan Battery: Sultan Battery is just like a mini fortress in Mangalore that was built in 1784 by Tipu Sultan. The location is constructed using black stones that are quite interesting to witness. With its distinctive style, architecture, and building, it appeals to many tourists.
    • Witness the natural beauty at Pilikula Nisrga Dhama: This spot is one of the locations most visited by people who are lovers of nature. To nature's admirers, it is nothing less than a paradise. The park is very large and covers an area of 350 acres in total.
    • Shop Shop Shop: Mangalore is a great place to shop. Many markets offer visitors and tourists a great variety of Mangalore attractions. This implies that in Mangalore you can shop your heart out, finding several options and varieties.

  • What languages are in Mangalore?

    Main languages in Mangalore are:

    • Tulu
    • Kannada
    • Konkani
    • Beary
    • English
    • Malayalam
    • Hindi

     

  • What is the history behind Mangalore?

    During the first century CE, the Roman historian, Pliny, mentioned the presence of Mangalore city. The city was part of the Mauryan empire, which was ruled by Asoka the Great in the third century BCE. The region was governed by the Kadamba dynasty from the third century CE to the sixth century CE. Between the 7th and 44th centuries A.D. The Alupas, who were the indigenous feudal lords, ruled the region. During the years 1345 to 1550, the region was governed by the Vijayanagara rulers. In 1763, Mangalore was conquered by Hyder Ali, the ruler of Mysore, and was under his dominion until 1767. Following the defeat of Tipu Sultan, son of Hyder Ali, the administration of the city was transferred to the British East India Company, which was later transferred to the British Empire, which remained with them until the independence of India. Mangalore was incorporated into the newly created state of Mysore, which is currently Karnataka, after India's independence.

  • Who is Mangalore Deputy Commissioner?

    Dr. Rajendra K V

  • Who operates Mangalore airport?

    Adani Group running Mangalore airport in a public-private partnership(PPP).

  • Who is Mangalore City Police Commissioner?

    Vikash Kumar Vikash

  • Who is Mangalore MLA?

    U.T Khader.

  • Why Mangalore is not cold in December?

    Mangalore is located in the south of the Tropic of Cancer, near the western coast of India.

    Therefore, throughout the year, land breezes and sea breezes experience a moderate impact.

    This makes Mangalore's temperature mild, that is, neither very hot nor very cold.

    This is the reason that Mangalore is not cold even in December

  • What is Mangalore Buns?

    Mangalore Buns is a popular breakfast or tea time snack in the Udupi-Mangalore region of Karnataka, India. This food belongs to the Mangalorean cuisine of Udupi cuisine. The buns are mildly sweet, soft fluffy puris made using all-purpose flour and banana. These buns are also called as banana buns or pooris.

  • Which are the best hospitals in Mangalore?

    • Manipal KMC Hospital, Mangalore
    • Indiana Hospital, Mangalore
    • AJ Hospital and Research Centre, Kutikana, Mangalore(AJ Hospital Mangalore)
    • Yenepoya Hospital, Mangalore
    • Father Muller General Hospital, Mangalore
    • Highland Hospital, Mangalore
    • Unity Hospital, Mangalore
    • Neuro First Mangalore

  • Where is Mangalore police station?

    Mangalore South Police station 

    Kankanady Town Police Station

    Mangalore North Traffic Police Station

  • Which are the best Engineering Colleges in Mangalore?

    • Sahyadri College Of Engineering And Management.
    • PA College Of Engineering
    • Canara Engineering College
    •  Srinivas Institute of Technology
    •   Srinivas School of Engineering
    •  Mangalore Institute of Technology And Engineering (MITE)
    • NITTE Institute Of Technology

  • Which are the best Medical Colleges in Mangalore?

    • Father Muller’s Institute of Medical Education and Research
    • Kasturba Medical College
    • A J Institute of Medical Sciences
    • KS Hegde Medical Academy
    • A. B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences
    • Yenepoya University

  • Where is Mangalore Railway Station?

  • Beaches near Mangalore?

    • Panambur Beach
    • Tannirbhavi Beach
    • Kodical Beach

  • What is Mangalore Dasara?

    The Mangalore Dasara (Tulu: Marnemi, Konkani: Manami), organized by the Kudroli Shri Gokarnanatheshwara Temple, is a festival in the Indian city of Mangalore.[1] It is also known as the Vijayadashami Navarathri Festival. The main attractions are the tiger dance, the lion dance, and the bear dance. The town is illuminated with lights for 10 days.

  • Where is Kudroli Temple in Mangalore?

    This temple is situated in Kudroli area (about 5 km from the City Bus Stand) in the city of Mangalore.

    Location

  • Which are the famous temples in Mangalore?

    Famous temples in Mangalore are:

    • Kudroli Gokarnanatha Temple, Mangalore
    • Sri Mangala Devi Temple, Mangalore
    • Kadri Manjunatha Temple, Mangalore
    •  Kateel Durgaparameshwari Temple, Mangalore
    • Sri Venkataramana Devasthana, Mangalore
    • Shree Nandaneshwara Devasthana, Mangalore
    • Thousand Pillars Jain Temple, Mangalore
    • Sri Kalikamba Vinayaka Temple, Mangalore
    • Sri Sharavu Mahaganapathi Temple, Mangalore
    • Sri Sharavu Mahaganapathi Temple, Mangalore

  • Which are the famous Mosques in Mangalore?

    • Ullal Juma Masijd And Darga
    • Noor Masjid
    • Zeenath Baksh Jumma Masjid 
    • Masjid Al-Taqwa 
    • Manjanady Juma Masjidh
    • Ahsanul Masjid

  • Which are the famous churches in Mangalore?

    • Milagres Church
    • Most Holy Redeemer Church
    • St.Aloysius Chapel
    • Rosario Cathedral
    • Infant Jesus Shrine
    • Monte Mariano Church
    • Saint Sebastian Church

  • From where name Mangalore is originated?


    Mangalore was named after the deity Mangaladevi, the presiding deity of the Mangaladevi Temple, or a synonym of Tara Bhagvati of the Vajrayana Buddhist sect.

  • Which are the best Kerala restaurants in Mangalore?

    • Kairali Restaurant
    • Hotel Salwa
    • Hotel Malabar
    • Thalassery Kitchen