Is Sahyadri and the Western Ghats the same?

Yes, Western Ghats is also called Sahyadri. The range is called Sahyadri in northern Maharashtra and Sahya Parvatam in Kerala. The Biligiri ranges southeast of Mysore in Karnataka, meet the Shevaroys (Servarayan range) and Tirumala range farther east, linking the Western Ghats to the Eastern Ghats. In the south, the range is known as the Nilagiri malai in Tamil Nadu.

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