Around the island of Sivasamudram are the celebrated falls of the Cauvery, unrivalled for romantic beauty.
The capital of Mysore stood on an island, in the river Cauvery.
They could truly boast of having watered their horses in every Indian river from the Cauvery to the Indus.
His headquarters are at the monastery of Sringeri on the Cauvery river in Mysore.
The northern channel is called the Coleroon (Kolidam); the other preserves the name of Cauvery.
The main portion consists of the valley of the Arkavati river, which joins the Cauvery on the southern frontier.
There is a case on record where one of a band of Kuravans out on an expedition was drowned in crossing the Cauvery.
During October and November the town is the scene of a great pilgrimage to the holy waters of the Cauvery.
In utility for irrigation the Kistna is also inferior to its two sister streams, the Godavari and Cauvery.
The Hemavati, which flows into the Cauvery in the extreme south, is the most important river of the district.