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Uduppiddy in the region of Northern Province is a place in Sri Lanka - some 199 mi (or 321 km) North of Colombo, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Uduppiddy is now 07:45 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Colombo" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Viramanikkatevanturai, Veemankamam, Vellampokkady, Uduppiddy, Trincomalee or Bangalore. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Viyaparimulai, Vathiri, Varattuppalai, Varani North, Valvedditturai and Point Pedro. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Thondamanaru to Point-Pedro: 5th Februar...

28:04 min ( March 09, 2012 by philipveera)
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The coast-line road from Thondamanaru to Point-Pedro has been used for traffic for a long time. It was the crossing point across the Palk Straights to Vethaaraniyam - Thirumaraikkaadu, of South India

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04:45 min ( September 25, 2010 by tnsanan)
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Sri Vallipura Alvar Swamy Kovil Thunnala...

00:34 min ( October 02, 2012 by S Nakkeeran)
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Selvachchannithy Temple Thondamanaru S...

06:35 min ( March 06, 2012 by philipveera)
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'Selvachchannithy' had been a place of worship and was abandoned for a long time. Lord Murugan had appeared in a dream to a devotee, a fisherman, and told him that no one seemed to look after his plac...


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Interesting facts about this location

Alvai

Alvai or Alvaay is a coastal village in Vadamaraadchi, northern Jaffna Peninsula, Sri Lanka. It is located 30 kilometers from the city of Jaffna or 5 kilometers from the town of Point Pedro. Panai Munai (Point Palmyra), the northern most point of Sri Lanka, is in Alvai.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.8, 80.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Jaffna District, Populated places in Northern Province, Sri Lanka

Thunnalai

The village of Thunnalai is near the lagoon called Thondaman Aru. It is also in close proximity to This place is settled by migrants from a town called Vallipuram near Namakkal which is near Coimbatore. Naga names are found in India. Nagpur, Nagar Kovil, Nagapatnam and Nagaland are examples. Nair, nayakkar, naidu are remnants of Naga heritage. Tamils are a linguistic name; but Nagas are more of a racially based line. Nagas are now integral part of all linguistic tribes.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.8, 80.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Jaffna District, Populated places in Northern Province, Sri Lanka

Vallipuram

Vallipuram was an ancient capital of the Northern Kingdoms of Sri Lanka. Point Pedro is the nearest town. Vallipuram is a part of Thunnalai. This place is settled by migrants from a town called Vallipuram near Namakkal which is near Coimbatore. Naga names are found in India. Nagpur, Nagar Kovil, Nagapatnam and Nagaland are examples. Nair, nayakkar, naidu are remnants of Naga heritage. Tamils are a linguistic name; but Nagas are more of a racially based line.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.8, 80.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Hindu temples in Sri Lanka, Jaffna District, Places of worship in Sri Lanka, Populated places in Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Tamil Buddhism

Hartley College

Hartley College (Tamil: ஹாட்லிக் கல்லூரி Hāṭlik Kallūri) is a provincial school in Point Pedro, Sri Lanka. Founded in 1838 by British Methodist missionaries, it is one of Sri Lanka's oldest schools. The school is named after Wesleyan priest and missionary Rev. Hartley.

More reading: Hartley College homepage
Located at 9.8, 80.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Boys' schools in Sri Lanka, Educational institutions established in 1838, Hartley College, Provincial schools in Sri Lanka, Schools in Point Pedro, Wesleyan Methodist Mission, North Ceylon

Point Pedro

Point Pedro is a town, located in Jaffna District, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, governed by an Urban Council. The agriculturally active area around Point Pedro with fertile calcic red latosols is known for its cotton production. The eastern coast of Point Pedro is a 3-mile-broad beach with huge sand dunes (regosols) up to 100 feet height, extending up to Thalayady for a length of 20 miles.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.8, 80.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Jaffna District, Point Pedro, Populated places in Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Port cities and towns in Sri Lanka