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    First name of Coimbatore

    Dear all

    which was the real name of coimbatore.
  • #3338
    Hai Mohanraj

    The real or old name of Coimbatore is Kongu Nadu.

    Coimbatore district Tamilnadu, the majorty of people here are formed Kongu vellalar community commonly called Gounders. If you see the sangam period it was called Kongu Nadu because Gongu community people. The Tamil slung spoken by this community is nice and pleasant, you might have heard in some Tamil Movies.


  • #3432
    Dear Friends,
    The real name of Coimbatore is Kongu Mandalam. The King Cheran was ruled this area in the sangam period. The peoples belong to KONGU community are living mostly in this area. So, It is called as Kongu nadu or Kongu Mandalam. The coimbatore is also called as Kovai. The place coimbatore is very famous for cotton and mills. The Famous Lakshmi mills are here.

    The inventor G.D.Naidu was belongs to this region. Many naidu families are living in Coimbatore. It is also called as "Monsester of South India".

    With regards,

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