Travel
02 Apr 2016

Varkala, The best of South

Varkala is a haven for every beach lover. The breeze in Varkala has so much to offer that you would never go indoors. Varkala beach offers locals and visitors a unique shore experience. Getting out...

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Health
02 Apr 2016

The Healing Touch

For centuries, Vaidyars (traditional practitioners of Ayurveda) were the only available doctors for every kind of diseases in Kerala. Unlike the other Indian states, Ayurveda in Kerala is not an alternative but mainstream. In fact,...

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Cuisine
02 Apr 2016

A culinary recipe for Kerala

A trip to Kerala can be more than what one can expect as its recipes take travel to a whole new level. Tasting the local cuisine is an important part of any holiday, and to...

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Travel
02 Apr 2016

Kumarakom – The Backwater Village.

Experience Kumarakom, a picturesque lakeside village, 14 kms. from Kottayam, set alongside the Vembanad freshwater lake, one among the most beautiful spots in Kerala. Internationally renowned as a backwater tourism hub, enjoying a well-balanced tropical...

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Art Forms
02 Apr 2016

Dances of Kerala

Dance of the Enchantress – Mohiniyattom Coastal Kerala is the land of palm trees and gently flowing rivers and this very rhythm is captured in the art form of Kerala’s traditional dance – Mohiniyattom. Mohiniyattom...

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Stories
02 Apr 2016

History of Kerala

The word Kerala is first recorded (as Keralaputra) in a 3rd century BCE rock inscription left by Asoka, the Mauryan emperor as being one of the four independent kingdoms in southern India during his time....

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Kollam
02 Apr 2016

Bird watching in Kollam

Bird-watching tourism appears to be growing rapidly amongst Western travelers to India and numerous studies have confirmed that it can substantially enhance local economies. Surveys found that the diversity of birds and calls of birds...

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Cochin
02 Apr 2016

Fort Kochi-Truly God’s Own

Wear your most comfortable walking shoes and clothes to explore the historic town of Fort Kochi, popular for its coastlines and historical buildings. Touched with the Portuguese influence it is a “must see” on your...

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Munnar
02 Apr 2016

Verdant Munnar-Kashmir of the South

Munnar, once the summer resort of the British Government in South India is situated at the confluence of 3 major mountain streams, Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala, 1,600m above sea level. Munnar is the gateway to...

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Wild Life
02 Apr 2016

Thekkady Beckons

Wild life watching is no longer the past time of the specialist, it is for everyone. Kerala delights in welcoming all to the amazing wildlife of Thekkady. At an altitude of 700m above sea level,...

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Travel
02 Apr 2016

ONAM-The Harvest Festival

Visiting Kerala, the first thing that comes to mind about malayali festivity is Onam. Onam being a harvest festival during the month of Chingam (August-September) is one of the best times to visit Kerala in...

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Travel
02 Apr 2016

Vishu – A New Begining

Kerala celebrates the Malayalam New Year grandly as does the adjoining areas of Tamil Nadu. Vishu falls on the first day in the Malayalam month of Medam, when the sun enters into Ashwini nakshatra. Vishu...

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Kollam
02 Apr 2016

Coir Industry

Coir originates from the Malayalam word ‘kayar’. India and Sri Lanka manufacture 90% of the coir produced every year. Pollachi and the coastal region of Kerala State together produces around 20% of the total world...

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Kollam
02 Apr 2016

Cashew Industry

The introduction of cashew to India was made in Goa by a native of Eastern Brazil nearly five centuries back. Considered as a crop for afforestation and soil binding, it spread from here to other...

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Travel
02 Apr 2016

Snake Boats

‘ChundanVallam’ literally means beaked boats because of the way their rear portion towers to a height of 20ft. They are also known as snake boats as their front portion is long, around 83ft and 6...

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Travel
02 Apr 2016

Alleppey- Venice of the east

Popularly known as “Venice of the east”, Alleppey or Alappuzha is one of the most attractive places in Kerala. Completely connected by waterways to other popular tourist destinations of Kerala – Kumarakom, Cochin and Quilon,...

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Travel
02 Apr 2016

Kalaripayattu

“Kalaripayattu”,?a prominent Indian martial art is considered to be one of the oldest traditions of martial training and self defence techniques in the World. Originated from the Malayalam words ‘Kalari” and “Payatt”, Kalaripayattu means a...

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