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What is the shape of lake in Kodaikanal?

What is the shape of lake in Kodaikanal?

The lake is star-shaped, centrally located in the town of Kodaikanal and is surrounded by lush green hills of the northwestern Palani Hills range, which is the main watershed for the lake.

What is the depth of Kodaikanal lake?

11 m
Kodaikanal Lake/Max depth

How many km is Kodaikanal lake?

24 ha
Kodaikanal Lake/Area

How was Kodaikanal lake made?

The lake was once three streams of water Sir Vere Henry Levinge converted the marshy land by constructing a strong bund across the three streams of water. A 4-point star shaped reservoir was then created to enhance the beauty of the lake. The lake was also stocked with fish.

Which is the biggest lake in Chennai?

Chembarambakkam Lake
Primary outflows Adyar River
Basin countries India
Surface area 3,800 acres (15 km2)
Settlements Chennai

Is Renuka an artificial lake?

Kodaikanal Lake is a man-made lake located in the Kodaikanal city in Tamil Nadu. Renuka lake is in the Sirmaur district of Himachal Pradesh in India. It is the largest lake in Himachal Pradesh.

Which lake is big in Chennai?

Sholavaram Lake
Sholavaram Lake This breathtaking lake is one of the largest in Chennai and abound with flora and fauna.

Is Renuka lake artificial?

The largest natural lake in Himachal Pradesh, this lake is named after the goddess Renuka. It lies in the midst of a thickly-wooded valley in Sirmour district in Himachal Pradesh.

Which is the queen of hills in Tamilnadu?

Also known as Udhagamandalam, Ooty is called the ‘Queen of hill stations. ‘ It lies in the Nilgiris at an altitude of 7440ft above sea level.

Which is longest river in Tamil Nadu?

List of Rivers in Tamil Nadu

Sr. No. Name Length
1 Kaveri River 765 km
2 Palar River 348 km
3 Thamirabarani River 125 km
4 Vaigai River 258 km

Which is deepest lake in India?

Manasbal Lake

Manasbal Lake
Basin countries India
Max. length 5 km (3.1 mi)
Max. width 1 km (0.62 mi)
Surface area 2.81 km2 (1.08 sq mi)

Who is the biggest lake in Himachal Pradesh?

Renuka Lake
With a circumference of 3214 m, Renuka Lake is the largest natural lake in Himachal Pradesh. The lake is regarded as the embodiment of goddess Renuka. Near the lake’s feet is another lake dedicated to her son, Parshuram.