Category:Tirunelveli district

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Tirunelveli District (Tamil: திருநெல்வேலி மாவட்டம்) is an administrative district in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. The city of Tirunelveli is the district headquarters. A unique feature of this district is that it consists of all five geographical traditions of Tamil Literature; Kurinji (mountains), Mullai (forest), Marudham (paddy fields), Neithal (coastal) and Palai (desert). It is the second largest district (as of October 2008) after Villupuram district. 8°43′48″N 77°42′0″E / 8.73°N 77.7°E / 8.73; 77.7

Tirunelveli district 
district of Tamil Nadu, India
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Instance ofdistrict of India
LocationTamil Nadu, India
  • 2,723,988 (2001)
  • 6,191 square kilometre
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VIAF ID: 152465869
GND ID: 4517285-7

8° 39′ 00″ N, 77° 22′ 58.8″ E

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