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The existence of Mangaluru town was mentioned in history by Greek geographers Pliny and Ptolemy of Circa during the 1st century A.D. Mangaluru was then the capital town of Alupas who were feudatory rulers in the 7th and 8th century A.D.
Mangalore is a beautiful city in Karnataka state of India that greets visitors with its line up of coconut trees. The trees stand tall in most parts of Dakshina Kannada and in the neighboring state Kerala as well. Once called South Kanara district is currently called Dakshina Kannada. Mangalore is a major port in the district and for the whole Karnataka state. The city lies on the west coast of Karnataka state and has five popular beaches. Someshwar, Tannirbavi, Mukka, Panambur and Surathkal. It has developed itself in commercial, educational, industrial and service sectors. It is well-known as Kudla in tulu, Kodiala in konkani, Mikala in beary,

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Mangalorean cuisine is largely influenced by the South Indian cuisine, with several cuisines being unique to the diverse communities of the region. Coconut and curry leaves are common ingredients to most Mangalorean Curry, as are ginger, garlic and chili. Mangalorean Fish Curry is popular dish in entire Karnataka. Well-known Tuluva dishes include Kori Rotti  which is dry rice flakes dipped in gravy, Bangude Pulimunchi (silver-grey mackerels), Beeja-Manoli Upkari, Neer dosa (lacy rice-crêpes), Boothai Gasi, Kadubu, and Patrode. The Konkani community's specialties include Daali thoy, beebe-upkari (cashew based), val val, avnas ambe sasam, Kadgi chakko, paagila podi, and chana gashi. Vegetarian cuisine in Mangalore, also known as Udupi cuisine, is known and liked throughout the state and region. Since Tulu Nadu is a coastal town, fish forms the staple diet of most people.


Mangalore is an important business hub. The industries that have grown in and around Mangalore as well as the port which provides the necessary raw materials have nurtured the culture of Shopping in Mangalore.
Further, by Shopping in Mangalore, you can also get access to some of the rarest of articles that are hardly found anywhere in the world but Karnataka. Such items include sarees made of Pure Silk, and decorative items made from ivory and sandalwood.The city of Mangalore can be conveniently reached by road from all the major cities and towns of the State of Karnataka. Besides the bus services, a good number of trains from different parts of South India can also take you to Mangalore. The airline services to and from Bangalore is the easiest mode of transport that you can avail.

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