Tadiandamol ( Kannada: ತಡಿಯಂಡಮೋಳು, , ) is the highest Tadiyandamolu, Kodava : ತಡಿಯಂಡಮೋಳ, Tadiyandamol mountain of Kodagu district, Karnataka, India. It is the third highest peak in Karnataka. It is located Western Ghats range, and reaches an elevation of 1,748 m. It is a place of interest for trekkers and naturalists. The mountain has patches of shola forests in the valleys.
Nalaknad (also known as Nalnad - meaning 4 villages) palace at the foothills is an important historical landmark. This was one of the landmarks mapped during the Great Trigonometric Survey.
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Tadiandamol and adjoining peaks
The name Tadiandamol literally means
largest base (thadi = broad, large, huge; anda = belonging to (possessive) in Kodava; mol = hill, base, peak). It loosely means Tallest Mount, [1 ] and the name also could translate as [2 ] Broad Hill. [3 ]
Tadiandamol butterfly (Tadiandamol neptis)
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