Fairs & Festivals of Kerala
Kerala is a green strip of land, in the South West corner of Indian peninsula.
It has only 1.1 8 per cent of the total area of the country but houses 3.43%
of the the country's population. in 1956, when the states were reorganized,
Kerala was formed after tying the princely states of Travancore and Cochin with
Malabar, a province under Madras state.
History of Kerala
Kerala is truly the undiscovered India. It is God's own country and an enchantingly
beautiful, emerald-green sliver of land. It is a tropical paradise far from
the tourist trial at the southwestern peninsular tip, sandwiched between the
tall mountains and the deep sea. Kerala is a long stretch of enchanting greenery.
Art & Culture of Kerala
Spectacular visual effects and stunning music are hallmarks of Kerala's performing
arts. in a land which cannot boast of monumental architectural feats, unlike
many other parts of India, the performing arts, both individually and collectively,
make up for the lost magnificence. No other State in India can match the grandeur
and creativity of Kerala's performing arts.
Kerala Places to See
Alleppey Travel Guide
The Town was founded by Raja Keshawadasan, Divan of Travanacore in 1762. With
the arabian sea on the west and a vast network of lakes, lagoons and fresh water
rivers crisscrossing it, alappuzha is a district of immense natural beauty.
Fairs & Festivals
(literally, revealer of light): The oracle is usually dressed in red and carries
a sword and shield. Possessed by the spirit of the deity the oracle dances in
a frenzy at the festivals in Bhagavathy temples.
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