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Haveri
Haveri
is a district in the state of Karnataka, India
India
with the potential to become a tourist hub.[2] As of 2001, it had a population of 1,439,116 of which 20.78% were urban residents.

Contents

1 Tourism 2 Geography 3 Demographics 4 Associated people 5 Schools and colleges 6 See also 7 References 8 External links

Tourism[edit] Examples of tourist attractions in the district:

Haveri
Haveri
region Tourism map, Karnataka

Dargah Of Irshad Ali Baba, Haveri.

Ranebennur
Ranebennur
Wild Life Sanctuary in Haveri
Haveri
District

Siddhesvara Temple
Siddhesvara Temple
Haveri Galageshwara Temple at Galaganatha Temples at Kaginele
Kaginele
(Kanakadasa) Hole-Anveri Temple Kadaramandalagi Anjaneyaswami Temple Mylara Lingeshwara Temple at Mylara
Mylara Lingeshwara Temple at Mylara
near Guttala Utsav Rock Garden - Contemporary Sculptural Garden

Galageshwara Temple at Galaganatha, Karnataka

Churches at Haveri

St Anne's Church at Hangal
Hangal
Road, Bharathi Nagar, Haveri St James Church at Guttal

Temples at Kaginele

Kaginele
Kaginele
Mahasamsthana Kanaka Gurupeetha Handiganuor Ranebennur
Ranebennur
Wild Life Sanctuary in Haveri
Haveri
District Hombanna Bavi Akkialur Village.[3]

Geography[edit] Haveri
Haveri
District is exactly in the centre of Karnataka, being equidistant from Bidar
Bidar
in the far north and Kollegal
Kollegal
in the far south. The district consists of seven taluks, namely Hanagal, Shiggaon, Savanur, Haveri, Byadagi, Hirekerur, and Ranebennur. It is bounded by Dharwad district
Dharwad district
in the north, by Gadag district
Gadag district
in the northeast, by Bellary district
Bellary district
in the east, by Davangere district
Davangere district
in the south, by Shimoga district
Shimoga district
in the southwest and by Uttar Kannada
Kannada
in the west and northwest. Before it was made into its own district, it was part of Dharwad District. Haveri
Haveri
is 335 km from Bangalore. Haveri
Haveri
is the administrative and political headquarters of the district, whereas Ranebennur
Ranebennur
in the south is a business hub. The important towns and villages in Haveri
Haveri
District are:

Haveri: The district's administrative, culture and political headquarters. It is also famous for its cattle markets, oil mills and cotton markets. Haveri
Haveri
is also known for " Haveri
Haveri
Nyaya", a typical method of settling the disputes. Savanur- famous for Mausoleums of many sufi saints and resting palace of erstwhile nizam.

Haunsabhavi: Famous Place for Education (Mruthyunjaya vidya peeta).

Hangal: Taluk headquarters. Place of the Tarkeshawar temple. Akki-Alur: City in Hanagal
Hanagal
Taluk. Rice bowl of Haveri
Haveri
District. Famous for its lake and gardens. Kumar Pattanam: Place of Birla industries on the bank of the river Tungabhadra. Byadgi: Famous for Byadgi
Byadgi
chilli. Bankapura: Notified as Bankapur Conservation Reserve offering a safe haven for peacocks. Ranebennur: Important trade centre in central Karnataka. Kaginele: Kaginele
Kaginele
Kanaka Guru Peetha, a religious Math (institution) dedicated to sage Kanakadasa
Kanakadasa
is present here. Rattihalli : City in hirekerur taluk. Place of the Kadambeshwar temple.

Demographics[edit] According to the 2011 census Haveri
Haveri
district has a population of 1,598,506,[4] roughly equal to the nation of Guinea-Bissau[5] or the US state of Idaho.[6] This gives it a ranking of 312th in India
India
(out of a total of 640).[4] The district has a population density of 331 inhabitants per square kilometre (860/sq mi).[4] Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 11.08%.[4] Haveri
Haveri
has a sex ratio of 951 females for every 1000 males,[4] and a literacy rate of 77.6%.[4] Associated people[edit]

Mahakavi Ranna:Mahakavi Ranna
Ranna
was born in Bankpur town near Haveri Kanakadasa: Kanakadasa
Kanakadasa
was born in Bada village which is situated in the district. Pandith Panchaksari Gawaigalu: He was born in Kada Shettihalli Tq, Hangal
Hangal
Dist Haveri. Sarvajnya was born in Abaluru Tq: Hirekeruru, Dist: Havari. Junior Rajkumar Ashok Basti was born in Devagiri Tq : Haveri Dist: Haveri

Politics and war

Mailara Mahadevappa: the freedom fighter who resisted British rule, is from Motebennur
Motebennur
in Haveri
Haveri
District. Siddappa Hosamani Karajgi: a freedom fighter who resisted British rule is a native of Karajgi. He was a great lawyer and a close associate of Subhas Chandra Bose. He was a state congress president, elected as a member of parliament, and a founder of Municipal High School in Haveri. Served for poor people. Statue was put in Haveri
Haveri
district place near the K.S.R.T.C bus stand on the NH4 Highway inaugurated by chief minister of Karnataka. Gudleppa Hallikere: is another freedom fighter who is a native of Hosaritti. He started a residential school Gandhi Grameen Gurukul in Hosaritti.[when?] Ramaanand Mannagi: Noted freedom fighter and a Gandhian. He started an aashram at Jangamanakoppa, five km from Haveri.

Art and literature

Santa Shishunal Sharif: He was a great poet and philosopher of 19th century. The folk songs he wrote are still relevant. His native place is Shishuvinahal of Shiggaon
Shiggaon
Taluk in Haveri
Haveri
district.[why?] Subbanna Ekkundi: A recipient of the Sahitya Akademi award[clarification needed] Puttaraj Gavaigalu: He was born in Devagiri dist Haveri, he was a great Hindustani classical singer, founder of Veereswara Punyashrama Gadag. Galaganatharu was great author from Galganath Dist: Haveri V. K. Gokak was born in Savanoor. Dist: Haveri. The great author and Jnanapeetha award winner. N. Basavaraj was born in Gudageri Dist: Haveri
Haveri
He was great actor and drama company owner. B. C. Patil: a Kannada
Kannada
film actor from Yeliwala Dist: Haveri

Schools and colleges[edit] Schools:

Sai-Chandra Gurukul, Basaveshwar Nagar. Sri Channappa Kunnuru High school,Shiggaon Municipal High school Jyna Ganga Shikshana Samiti Kannada
Kannada
Medium School, High school, (also known as Geleyara Balaga) K.L.E's English Medium CBSE School J.P. Rotary School Lions English Medium School Hukkerimath Shivabasaveshwara High School, Haveri Sri Murarji Desai Residential High School, Negalur Karnataka
Karnataka
Public School, Hanagal
Hanagal
Road Haveri B.K.Gupta High School, Ranebennur St. Annes English Medium School, Haveri

Colleges:

Gudleppa Hallikeri College of Arts and Commerce K.L.E's C.B.Kolli Polytechnic college Karnataka
Karnataka
Public School, Hanagal
Hanagal
Road Haveri S.J.M. College (also known as Hosamath RTES. LAW. College, RANEBENNUR. STJ Institute of Technology, Ranebennur Vidhya Bharati Education Society, Savanur

See also[edit]

People from Haveri
Haveri
District North Karnataka Tourism in North Karnataka Ranebennur Chaudayyadanapura Galaganatha Hangal Kundgol Balligavi Haveri

References[edit]

^ Haveri
Haveri
District : Census 2011 data ^ "Hold investors' meet in Haveri". The Hindu. Chennai, India. 2007-02-17. Retrieved 2008-11-20.  ^ "Colours of Haveri". DHNS. Retrieved 18 February 2017.  ^ a b c d e f "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-30.  ^ US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country Comparison:Population". Retrieved 2011-10-01. Guinea-Bissau
Guinea-Bissau
1,596,677 July 2011 est.  ^ "2010 Resident Population Data". U. S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-09-30. Idaho
Idaho
1,567,582 

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