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Mangalore

Mangalore (Karnataka)

Once the major seaport and ship building center, Mangalore is hilly and has strong Roman Catholic influence. It is the center for the export of coffee and cahew nuts. Sultan's Batery, Govt. Museum, Kadri Temple, St. Aloysius College Chapel,Mangladevi Temple (this gave the town its name) and Rosario Cathedral are worth a visit.