Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Karikal, a French possession on the Coromandel coast of Hindustan, some 20 miles north of Negapatam. It has an area of more than 50 square miles. The soil is fertile, and much rice is raised from it and is exported to Ceylon and the Straits Settlements.

“If we would hold the true course in love, our first step must be to turn our eyes not to man, the sight of whom might oftener produce hatred than love, but to God, who requires that the love which we bear to him be diffused among all mankind, so that our fundamental principle must ever be, Let a man be what he may, he is still to be loved because God is loved.”
–Calvin, Institutes