What kind of map is Wikimapia?
open-content collaborative mapping
What is Wikimapia. WikiMapia is an open-content collaborative mapping project, aimed at marking all geographical objects in the world and providing a useful description of them. It combines an interactive web map with a wiki system.
How do you add a place on Wikimapia?
Adding a place is easy; just select ‘Edit map’ on the menu bar and then select ‘Add a place’ from the pull-down menu.
What are the areas of appropriate use of Wikimapia?
According to the website, Wikimapia is an open-content collaborative mapping project, aimed at marking all geographical objects in the world and providing a useful description of them. It aims to create and maintain a free, complete, multilingual and up-to-date map of the whole world.
How do you edit a map in Wikimapia?
It is both a fundamental component and initial process in the creation of a place object. To create a polygon select ‘Edit map’ from the menu bar and choose ‘Add place’. To add a polygon to an old place or to edit an existing polygon, select ‘Menu’ > ‘Resize outline (polygon)’ in the place window.
What do you understand by Google Map?
Google Maps is a Web-based service that provides detailed information about geographical regions and sites around the world. In addition to conventional road maps, Google Maps offers aerial and satellite views of many places. In some cities, Google Maps offers street views comprising photographs taken from vehicles.
Who is the deity of Kukke Subramanya Temple?
The temple is dedicated to Karthikeya worshipped as Subramanya. A story goes like the divine serpent Vasuki and other serpents found refuge under Subramanya when threatened by Garuda. The temple is located in the range of beautiful Western Ghats.
Can a person with a disability enter Kukke Subramanya Temple?
Devotees with permanent or temporary disability can enter the temple directly, without waiting in the normal queue. The pass for the same will be issued in the protocol section near the temple entrance. Wheelchair is also available. Vast area has been allocated specially for parking devotees’ vehicles.
Which is the most important festival in Kukke Subramanya?
Kukke Subramanya is largely known for Pujas related to Naga Dosha. The two important among them are Ashlesha Bali Puja and Sarpa Samskara. The noted festivals in the temple are Made Snana, Maha Rathotsava, Ranga Pooja, Purusharya Ontinema, and Deepothsava.
Where to keep footwear at Kukke Subramanya Temple?
Luggage rooms for keeping your luggage safely is arranged at 2 places. One near the temple and one more near the kumaradhara river. Kindly note that this service is FREE of cost. Its recommended that the devotees keep their footwear in the footwear stand that is available on the right side of temple administrative office.