Interesting and fun facts about Lakshadweep | Historical Facts15th June 2019
Lakshadweep is a group of 36 islands located in the Bay of Bengal, which separates the Lakshadweep Sea from the mainland of India. The group of coral built islands – Lakshadweep, India’s smallest union territory. Its capital is ‘Kaavaratti’.The word Lakshadweep in Sanskrit and Malayalam means “group of one thousand islands”
Amazing, History, Famous Fun Facts About Lakshadweep For Tourists and Kids
Here is a list of Interesting and Unknown and omg facts about Lakshadweep as well as In this article, you can also read some historical facts and general information about the Lakshadweep such as facts about culture, history of the Lakshadweep State.
1.Lakshadweep is a Union Territory of India. This state is controlled by the Government of India.
There are seven union territories in India which include Lakshadweep. Lakshadweep, built of 36 islands,is famous for its beauty. Kavaratti is the capital of this union territory. This Union Territory is the smallest Union Territory.
2.Some people here believe that in 661 Ubaidullah, an Arabic man had begun Islam’s religion. His grave is seen on the island of Androth. In the 11th century, this island was ruled by the Chola dynasty and after that Kananor was ruled.
3.On November 1, 1956, Lakshadweep has declared a Union Territory separated from Madras. Before the name was given to the island, some people called it Laccadive, Minicoy and Amindivi Islands, but on November 1, 1973, it was named Lakshadweep.
4.People living on this island speak like the people of Kerala and get a mixture of Indian and Arabic languages in their language.The people of Lakshadweep speak only in the Malayalam language.
5.The culture and tradition of the Lakshadweep group are quite prosperous. There are many customs and traditions here. The people of Islam’s religion also live here, but you can also see people of other religions.
6.It is a well-known place for pollution-free air, clean water, and guest hospitality and convenience.
Here you can enjoy the sea driving or enjoy a lot of natural pleasure and comfort. Here are the main shores – the Kavaratti coast, the coast of Kalpani, the Minicoy Beach, the Kadmat Coast, the Agatti coast and the Bangaram coast.
Lakshadweep can be entered only from Aggeti Island. This island is about 459 km away from Cochin. Aggeti Island is about 6 km long. There is a large amount of fish seen on this island.
Here tourists can enjoy swimming, and scuba diving. Due to the large gulf here, this island looks very beautiful. People on this island can enjoy scuba diving, fishing, sailing, boat riding, water skiing, and kayaking.
This is the most developed island of Lakshadweep. Kavaratti is also the capital of Lakshadweep, and most of the people coming from outside are living on this island. There are many mosques (about 52) in which ujra Mosque is the most beautiful.
Kalpani is located at a distance of about 76 km from Andorot. This place is located in a large bay. There are different types of sea creatures in this bay.
Kadmat Island is the most beautiful island here, which is why it has become a tourist attraction. To the west of this island, there is a very large gulf, which is situated only 10 km away from Amini.
Due to its very soft sand and forest, it is considered to be the world’s best tourist destination. The sand is so good and soft because of its ocean. This island is about 8 km away north of Agatti Island.
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