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Karnul, or Kurnool, a district and town in the presidency of Madras with an area of 7,788 square miles. The town is situated on the right bank of the Kistna, which is the boundary between the presidency and the Nizam's dominions. Fever is frequent, and in 1877-78 there was a grievous famine.

“God often bestows temporal prosperities on the wicked, to show how lightly he esteems what the world is so dazzled with; but crosses he reserves for his own, whom he would humble under his Almighty hand, and make them the objects of his delight.”