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Small storage reservoirs were constructed before the Mauryan era around 300 BC4 and the Grand Anicut across the Cauvery.
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Pennar River in Andhra Pradesh and Grand Anicut across Cauvery River in Tamil Nadu.
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Somasila reservoir or at the tail end point i.e.
Irrigation in British India* Bret Wallach Some readers will say that I
We're at the Grand Anicut, a weir that lies a half hour's drive The British acquired the Grand Anicut and the delta it commands in 1801.
Radium-226 levels in the Cauvery river ecosystem, India
Tamil Nadu, ten sampling stations (K1-K10) were selected along the stretch of the river from Karur to Grand Anicut (95 km) (figure 1).

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Flowing waters for fertile fields
The Grand Anicut built by Raja Karikala Chola in the second nd century AD is still been a marvel in engineering.

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Grand Anicut - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to: navigation, search. Coordinates: 10°50′N 78°49′E / 10.
Spotlight: The Grand Anicut (Kallanai) in Trichy‏ - YouTube
Oct 23, 2009 Watch the special report on the Grand Anicut (Kallanai dam) in Trichy built by the Chola King Karikalan.
Kallanai-The grand anicut on the Cauvery « Harvesting Rainwater
Aug 2, 2006 The Grand Anicut near Trichy, built by the Chola king Karikalan, dates to the 1st century.
Water to be released from Grand Anicut on - The Hindu
Jun 3, 2011 THE HINDU Workers painting the wall of Grand Anicut giving it a facelift.
Grand Anicut Kallanai - Enjoy!!! - Video
Feb 26, 2009 Very Pleasant to watch... Nice!!!. Watch Video about Kallanai,Entertainmant,Dam by Metacafe.

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