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Koil Feat.The Rock - Kenyataan Dalam Dunia Fantasi [Official Music Video]
Koil Feat.The Rock - Kenyataan Dalam Dunia Fantasi [Official Music Video]
::2012/07/24::
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KOIL - Blacklight Shines On [ Full Album ] 2007
KOIL - Blacklight Shines On [ Full Album ] 2007
::2014/06/28::
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Koil - Aku Lupa Aku Luka Video 2010
Koil - Aku Lupa Aku Luka Video 2010
::2010/06/09::
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Koil/Semoga Kau Sembuh Part II/Rizal Mantovani
Koil/Semoga Kau Sembuh Part II/Rizal Mantovani
::2009/03/06::
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Richard Mutter dan Otong Koil Tentang Mencari Nafkah Lewat Musik [bag 1]
Richard Mutter dan Otong Koil Tentang Mencari Nafkah Lewat Musik [bag 1]
::2014/04/25::
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Koil - Megaloblast [ Full Album ]
Koil - Megaloblast [ Full Album ]
::2014/06/26::
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Aalaya Vazhipaadu | Singaperumal Koil Ekabandheswarar | Dt 16-09-14
Aalaya Vazhipaadu | Singaperumal Koil Ekabandheswarar | Dt 16-09-14
::2014/09/16::
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Koil - Mendekati Surga
Koil - Mendekati Surga
::2013/01/15::
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Koil - Nyanyikan Lagu Perang @ Rock The Vote (Rolling Stone Cafe, 11 Juni 2014)
Koil - Nyanyikan Lagu Perang @ Rock The Vote (Rolling Stone Cafe, 11 Juni 2014)
::2014/06/12::
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Richard Mutter dan Otong Koil Tentang Album Musik #unresolved
Richard Mutter dan Otong Koil Tentang Album Musik #unresolved
::2014/03/23::
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KOIL - DOSA INI TAK AKAN BERHENTI (LIVE @MTV STUDIO)
KOIL - DOSA INI TAK AKAN BERHENTI (LIVE @MTV STUDIO)
::2013/10/21::
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Koil - Nyanyikan Lagu Perang
Koil - Nyanyikan Lagu Perang
::2009/05/26::
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KOIL FEAT ANDY /RIF - AKU LUPA AKU LUKA LIVE @FAME_STATION BANDUNG
KOIL FEAT ANDY /RIF - AKU LUPA AKU LUKA LIVE @FAME_STATION BANDUNG
::2013/11/22::
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KOIL ft Ahmad Dhani - Kenyataan Dalam Dunia Fantasi on INBOX
KOIL ft Ahmad Dhani - Kenyataan Dalam Dunia Fantasi on INBOX
::2008/08/03::
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Koil - Kenyataan Dalam Dunia Fantasi @ Rock The Vote
Koil - Kenyataan Dalam Dunia Fantasi @ Rock The Vote
::2014/06/12::
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Koil : Aku Lupa Aku Luka - Akustik Version
Koil : Aku Lupa Aku Luka - Akustik Version
::2011/01/23::
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Koil - Megalomastering [ Full Album ]
Koil - Megalomastering [ Full Album ]
::2014/06/26::
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KoiL - Kenyataan Dalam Dunia Fantasi LIVE di MTV Staying Alive 2009
KoiL - Kenyataan Dalam Dunia Fantasi LIVE di MTV Staying Alive 2009
::2009/12/07::
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Koil Feat.The Rock - KenyataanHidupDalamDuniaFantasi  الموسيقى اندونيسيا
Koil Feat.The Rock - KenyataanHidupDalamDuniaFantasi الموسيقى اندونيسيا
::2013/02/23::
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koil - Kesepian Ini Abadi
koil - Kesepian Ini Abadi
::2013/05/09::
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LIVE KONSER BAND KOIL SISTEM KEPEMILIKAN SOUNDRENALINE 2014
LIVE KONSER BAND KOIL SISTEM KEPEMILIKAN SOUNDRENALINE 2014
::2014/06/27::
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Koil - Nyanyikan Lagu Perang - Live Saparua 2010
Koil - Nyanyikan Lagu Perang - Live Saparua 2010
::2010/03/30::
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KOIL - SISTEM KEPEMILIKAN
KOIL - SISTEM KEPEMILIKAN
::2011/06/18::
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Vaitheeswaran Koil  Iyappan Gurukkal
Vaitheeswaran Koil Iyappan Gurukkal
::2014/01/13::
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KOIL - Suaramu Merdu
KOIL - Suaramu Merdu
::2013/12/24::
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Koil Dosa Ini tak akan berhenti (Original video clip)
Koil Dosa Ini tak akan berhenti (Original video clip)
::2014/03/05::
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KOIL _ KESEPIAN INI ABADI @AKUSTIK RECITAL 2012
KOIL _ KESEPIAN INI ABADI @AKUSTIK RECITAL 2012
::2012/10/23::
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Koil lagu hujan
Koil lagu hujan
::2009/09/10::
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King Koil Mattress Reviews & Ratings
King Koil Mattress Reviews & Ratings
::2010/05/12::
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KOIL - Aku lupa aku luka, Rasa takut adalah seni, Semoga kau sembuh 2, Kenyataan dalam dunia fantasi
KOIL - Aku lupa aku luka, Rasa takut adalah seni, Semoga kau sembuh 2, Kenyataan dalam dunia fantasi
::2013/06/25::
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BURGERKILL feat KOIL - Moral Ajaran Sesaat..mp4
BURGERKILL feat KOIL - Moral Ajaran Sesaat..mp4
::2012/04/03::
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koil feat charly st12 - suara merdu.mp4
koil feat charly st12 - suara merdu.mp4
::2011/02/18::
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Koil - Aku Lupa Aku Luka - Live Saparua 2010
Koil - Aku Lupa Aku Luka - Live Saparua 2010
::2010/03/30::
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Amman Koil Kumbham Enge
Amman Koil Kumbham Enge
::2012/03/10::
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Koil - Semoga Kau Sembuh Part II
Koil - Semoga Kau Sembuh Part II
::2007/10/10::
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Bincang Kincir Koil - Festival Teman Rakyat
Bincang Kincir Koil - Festival Teman Rakyat
::2014/06/28::
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Koil - Aku Lupa Aku Luka LIVE HAMMERSONIC 2014
Koil - Aku Lupa Aku Luka LIVE HAMMERSONIC 2014
::2014/05/02::
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Koil - Dan Cinta Kita Terlupakan
Koil - Dan Cinta Kita Terlupakan
::2009/02/12::
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Koil - Aku Lupa Aku Luka (Live at Hammersonic Festival 2012)
Koil - Aku Lupa Aku Luka (Live at Hammersonic Festival 2012)
::2012/04/29::
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Koil - Aku Lupa Aku Luka (HD)
Koil - Aku Lupa Aku Luka (HD)
::2012/07/16::
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KOIL - Dengekeun Aing ( matahari )
KOIL - Dengekeun Aing ( matahari )
::2012/02/15::
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NACHIAR KOIL GALGARUDAN GARUDASEVAI ;UTSAVAM STARTING AT SANNIDHI TILL RETURN TO SANNIDHI SHOWN
NACHIAR KOIL GALGARUDAN GARUDASEVAI ;UTSAVAM STARTING AT SANNIDHI TILL RETURN TO SANNIDHI SHOWN
::2011/03/27::
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Murka ( Swing Version ) by Koil
Murka ( Swing Version ) by Koil
::2011/02/25::
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Koil aku luka aku lupa | live music video
Koil aku luka aku lupa | live music video
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KOIL - Ajaran Moral Sesaat
KOIL - Ajaran Moral Sesaat
::2010/09/28::
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KOIL UNTUK KEMENANGAN KAMI
KOIL UNTUK KEMENANGAN KAMI
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Koil - Kita Semua Dapat Diselamatkan
Koil - Kita Semua Dapat Diselamatkan
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koil ft. /rif new album
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koil kenyataan dalam dunia fantasi karaoke
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Koil - Kenyataan dalam Dunia Fantasi (Cover)
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For radio station in Bellevue, Nebraska, USA, see KOIL. For the Indonesian industrial rock band, see Koil (band). For the 2004 film, see Kovil (film).
For other uses, see koīl.

Koil or Kovil, "King's House" is the Tamil term for a distinct style of Hindu temple with Dravidian architecture.

The Meenakshi Hindu temple in the Tamil Nadu city of Madurai in southern India.

Ambalam is also used for temple. In Thiruvarutpa, clear usage of Ambalam can be seen instead of Kovil.

The koil in Tamil Nadu and kovil of Ceylon has a long history and has always been associated with the ruler of the time. Most kings patronised temple building in their kingdom, and attached water tanks and villages to the shrine to administer. Temples not only acted as the places of worship, but as civic centres for the population, providing local services to the community in the form of hospitals, education institutions, sports and art academies. The local population is fed at the end of each poosai with monetary endowments made to the shrine.

Ancient Tamils were among the greatest of temple builders. The Sangam literature scripted before the common era refers to some of the temples the early kings of Tamilakam erected. The songs of the revered Shaiva Nayanars and the Vaishnava Alvar saints that date back to the period 6th to the 9th century CE provide ample references to the temples of that period. Stone inscriptions found in most temples have revealed the patronage extended to them by various rulers.

The most ancient temples were built of brick and mortar. Up to about 700 CE temples were mostly of the rock-cut type. The Pallava kings were great builders of temples in stone. The Chola dynasty (850-1279 CE) left a number of monuments to their credit such as the Brihadeeswarar Temple in Thanjavur. The Cholas added many ornate mandpams or halls to temples and constructed large towers. The Pandya style (until 1350 CE) saw the emergence of huge towers, high wall enclosures and enormous towered gateways. The Vijayanagar Style (1350 - 1560 CE) is famous for the intricacy and beauty especially for the decorated monolithic pillars. The Nayak style (1600 - 1750 CE) is noted for the addition of large prakaram(outer courtyard) (circumambulatory paths) and pillared halls.

In modern formal speech, Koils are referred to as Aalayams. To Saivites, the foremost Kovils are Chidambaram temple and Koneswaram temple while for Vaishnavites, Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Srirangam and Tirumala Venkateswara Temple, Tirupati are viewed as equally important.

See also[edit]

Dravidian architecture

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