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The beautiful land of Coorg is home not only to Kodavas, but to other communities as well. These are known by different names. These names come from the area of Coorg they are residing in, or from their occupation.

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Kailpodhu

Deepti Sunil

The month of September is a joyous one for the Kodavas. Why you may ask. It is for the simple reason that one of the main festivals which this clan celebrates falls during this month. A festival is always a jolly time. Sweets, new clothes, delicious food and some quality time with family, there is…

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The Kodava Costume

Deepti Sunil

Costumes, eating habits, beliefs, rituals, and body language are just some aspects which are largely influenced by a culture. Culture, indeed plays a huge role in shaping us, hence it won’t hurt to say that culture defines us.

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So Who Are the Kodavas?

Meena G. Iyer

What do we know about the Kodavas? Apart from the fact that pork and rice is their staple diet and weapons play a major role in their sect. Also, the beauty of their land they come from leaves you enchanted. Not much, do we? So, who are these Kodavas?

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The Spirit of a Kodava!

Bavna Achayya

It’s that phrase you must have heard, to party like a Kodava, or drink like one, but this spirit doesn’t end there. Born of warriors, these ancient Kshatriyas make excellent sportsmen and brilliant company!

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Kodava Naming Ceremony

Meena G. Iyer

Every culture is unique, and it is from this broad term ‘culture’, that our rituals, traditions and customs are derived. The Kodava culture has an exceptionally distinct ethnic identity, and Kodavas are very proud of their unique tradition, language and culture, which they have shielded for centuries.

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Way to Go, Kodavas!

Meena G. Iyer

Coorg, the administrative district in Karnataka, has been the birthplace of many famous personalities. Kodavas are extremely proud of their culture and heritage, and don’t hesitate to flaunt it.

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A Bit About the Kodavas…

Clayton Menezes

What makes a place even more interesting than it already is is its history. The Kodavas have a very interesting history indeed. Kodagu, the native non-anglicized word for Coorg, is located in the Southwest part of Karnataka. Though surrounded by the districts of Karnataka and Kerala, Kodavas have maintained a very unique form of culture…

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A Bit About the Kodavas…

Clayton Menezes

What makes a place even more interesting than it already is its history. The Kodavas have a very interesting history indeed. Kodagu, the native non-anglicized word for Coorg, is located in the Southwest part of Karnataka. Though surrounded by the districts of Karnataka and Kerala, Kodavas have maintained a very unique form of culture and…

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