Monday, 28 May 2012

10th class-cbse english (NCERT BOOK-First Flight)(long answers) chapter-7 (Glimpses of India-Coorg)(Lokrsh Abrol)


Answer following questions in about 100 words.

Q1) Give a Brief description of coorg with special reference to its descent?
Ans1) Coorg is a heaven on earth- full of serenity, beauty and greenery. Nature is at its full youth here. It is located at midway between Mysore and costal town of Mangalore.
It has good connectivity by road, rail and air route. There is a large Buddhist monasty. Many visitors came here for spiritual gain. It is also famous for coffee plantation, spices and rain forests. There are many stories about descend of coorgi people. According to one story they are descendents of Greek soldiers. A part of Alexander’s army while returning home along the southern coast settled there married with the locals. Some other linked their history to Arabs because of similarity in their costume.

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