Recent Articles

The Pallipuram Fort In Kerala

Filed in Kerala Diaries by on June 12, 2017 0 Comments
The Pallipuram Fort In Kerala

Kerala had always been my dream place because of its natural reserves and scenic beauty. Since long I had been awaiting to plan a visit to my dreamland and rest in peace amidst the natural beauty of this South Indian state, away from the hustle and bustle of the city life. Of lately I booked […]

Continue Reading »

Kerala Dance Forms : Thullal

Filed in Kerala Diaries by on June 10, 2017 0 Comments
Kerala Dance Forms :  Thullal

Among the classical performing arts of Kerala, Thullal is distinct with its simplicity of presentation and its frank, outspoken wit and humour. The songs are in simple Malayalam and the techniques employed in this art are not rigid, though they are based on the classical principles of Naatya Saastra, a treatise on art originating in […]

Continue Reading »

Beypore Beach In Kerela

Filed in Kerala Diaries by on June 6, 2017 0 Comments
Beypore Beach In Kerela

Beypore Beach You don’t realize a beauty of a thing or a place until you experience it in person. One such visit that completely stirred my senses and dwarfed all my previous experiences was a tour to the Beypore Beach just last week. Though I’m still not out of its spell, I can’t wait longer […]

Continue Reading »

Mattancherry Palace or Dutch Fort In Kerala

Filed in Kerala Diaries by on May 11, 2017 0 Comments
Mattancherry Palace or Dutch Fort In Kerala

  Medieval masterpiece of Cochin- the Mattancherry Palace Ask anyone who has ever been to the city of Kochi and they will tell you that the Mattancherry or the ‘Dutch’ fort is one of the ‘must sees’ undeniably! I always loved architectural marvels and during one of my Kerala trips, I discovered the splendorous beauty […]

Continue Reading »

Kerala Dance Forms : Thitambu Nritham

Filed in Kerala Diaries by on May 9, 2017 0 Comments
Kerala Dance Forms :  Thitambu Nritham

North Kerala has many rich art traditions, of which “Thitambu Nritham” is one. It is mainly performed by Namboothiris of this part of Kerala, and rarely other Braahmanan communities, Embranthiris. Luckily this ritual art form has not died out with his withdrawal from the stage. Experts in this field like Matamana Sankaran Embranthiri and his […]

Continue Reading »

Vishu – Kerala New Year

Filed in Kerala Diaries by on May 8, 2017 0 Comments
Vishu – Kerala New Year

Keralites celebrates their New Year as Vishu. the first day of the month of Medam(15th April) in the Malayalam calendar, It is the day on which the sun enters the Mesha zodiac according to astronomical and astrological calculations popular in the state. One of the many interesting things is “Vishukkani” (The first thing you see […]

Continue Reading »

Alappuzha District In Kerela

Filed in Alappuzha, Kerala Diaries by on May 6, 2017 0 Comments
Alappuzha District In Kerela

Call from the ‘Venice of the East’- Alappuzha District Right from my school days I have heard and read a lot about this district town of Alappuzha in Kerala, but never really got the chance to visit the place. The first idea to hit my mind when I got an extended holiday this year was […]

Continue Reading »

Bekal Beach In Kerela

Filed in Kerala Diaries by on May 5, 2017 0 Comments
Bekal Beach In Kerela

How the enchanting Bekal beach got me into trance! Nothing could ever get better than a refreshing and relaxing beach holiday! Exhausted from my hectic lifestyle, I made up my mind to take a break from work and head on to a comforting beach holiday to the backwaters of Kerala! That is when I came […]

Continue Reading »

Thrissur District In Kerala

Filed in Kerala Diaries by on May 1, 2017 0 Comments
Thrissur District In Kerala

Delve Into Thrissur District, Cultural Capital of Kerala! It was during a college excursion when I first visited to the district of Thrissur. Not knowing what to expect out of this tour, I kept my fingers crossed thinking that it would be one of those dull and boring college trips! But I was so wrong… […]

Continue Reading »

Ernakulam District In Kerala

Filed in Kerala Diaries by on April 20, 2017 0 Comments
Ernakulam District In Kerala

After I comfortably lodged myself at Taj Malabar Hotel in Ernakulam district of Kerala, it was time to prepare a ‘must see list’. Located on the coast of the Arabian Sea, Ernakulam is popularly known as the Queen of the Arabian Sea. I was extremely excited and wanted to explore everything the district could offer […]

Continue Reading »