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Shanivarasanthe/Sanivarasanthe is a small town in Kodagu district in the Indian state of Karnataka. It is one of the towns of Somwarpet taluk, in the north-east of the district.

Shanivarasanthe
Town
Shanivarasanthe is located in Karnataka
Shanivarasanthe
Shanivarasanthe
Location in Karnataka, India
Shanivarasanthe is located in India
Shanivarasanthe
Shanivarasanthe
Shanivarasanthe (India)
Coordinates: 12°36′N 75°52′E / 12.6°N 75.87°E / 12.6; 75.87Coordinates: 12°36′N 75°52′E / 12.6°N 75.87°E / 12.6; 75.87
Country India
StateKarnataka
DistrictKodagu
Elevation
1,027 m (3,369 ft)
Languages
 • OfficialKannada
 • OtherKannada
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
571235
ISO 3166 codeIN-KA
Vehicle registrationKA-12
Websitekarnataka.gov.in

The main crops grown in the area are coffee, paddy and spices.

Kannada, Kodava Takk, Tulu, Beary bashe, Hindi and English are spoken by the people.

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Flora and faunaEdit

Coffee and paddy are the major crop in the region. Other crops, like pepper, cardamom, ginger, and other vegetables are also grown. Also it is famous for growing silver oak tree.

Religion and CasteEdit

Hindus, Muslims along with some Christians are present in this town, while the main castes are billava’s, shetty's, Vokkaligas, Lingayats & Kodavas among the Hindus. Both Urdu and Muslim Malayalam (Byare Bashe) are spoken among the Muslims.

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