Karumady

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Karumadikuttan Buddha statue and stupa
Karumady
village
Karumady Kuttan statue
Karumady Kuttan statue
Coordinates: 9°22′0″N 76°23′0″E / 9.36667°N 76.38333°E / 9.36667; 76.38333Coordinates: 9°22′0″N 76°23′0″E / 9.36667°N 76.38333°E / 9.36667; 76.38333
Country  India
State Kerala
District Alappuzha
Population (2001)
 • Total 13,355
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Karumady is a village three km east of Ambalappuzha in Alappuzha district of the Indian state of Kerala. It is famous for Karumady Kuttan, the eleventh century black granite statue of Sri Buddha. The left hand side of this statue is missing.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Karumady had a population of 13,355 with 6,321 males and 7,034 females.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India: Villages with population 5000 & above". Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Archived from the original on December 8, 2008. Retrieved 2008-12-10.