Wayanad, One of the fourteen districts in Kerala (India) is situated in an elevated picturesque mountainous plateau in Western Ghats. It lies between north latitude 11degree 26?28?? and 11degree … [Read more...]
Thrissur is a city (located at 10.31 North and 76.12 East) in the central part of Kerala state, India. The name is derived from 'Tri-Shiva-Perur', which means the place with three famous Siva temples … [Read more...]
Varkala is a municipal town in Chirayinkil taluk of Thiruvananthapuram district. It is 51 km from Thiruvananthapuram City, located on the coast. Varkala is an important hub for neighbouring places … [Read more...]
Ambalappuzha is a town in the southern Indian state of Kerala. The town is famous for its Sri Krishna temple. The Ambalappuzha temple is one of the three important Sri Krishna temples in the state of … [Read more...]
Alappuzha is a district of the state of Kerala in India. It was formed as the district of Alleppey on August 17, 1957. The name of the district was officially changed to Alappuzha in 1990.
It has … [Read more...]
As advised by the Lord, the Raja of Pandalam constructed the Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala. It is also believed that there already existed the DharmaSastha temple at Sabarimala, one of the 64 temples … [Read more...]
Pandalam in Kerala is the chosen and blessed place where Lord Ayyappa, the presiding deity of Sabarimala had had His human sojourn as the son of the Raja of Pandalam.
The Pandalam kingdom was … [Read more...]
Kottarakara served as a place of residence for the King. Thus, it is named 'Kottarakara', or "the land of the palace". (Kottaram means Palace and Kara means Land)The 'Elayidath Swaroopam' was the last … [Read more...]
Thalavoor is a village located in the district of Kollam in the Kerala state of India. It is 77 km to the north of the State Capital, Thiruvananthapuram, and 28 km to the east of Kollam... Thalavoor … [Read more...]
Chengamanad is a census town in Ernakulam district in the state of Kerala, India.It is situated on the banks of the river Periyar. As of 2001 India censusGRIndia, Chengamanad had a population of … [Read more...]
Poovattoor is a part of Kulakkada Grama Panchayat.It is famous for Poovattoor Bahagavathy temple.The name is derived from Poo attoor(The place where flower fell). Legend says that the goddess of … [Read more...]
Pallickal is a village near the town of Kottarakara in the Indian state of Kerala. The majority of the peoples are farmers and Nairs in religion. A village with paddy cultivation, famous for its … [Read more...]
Thrikkannamangal is a suburb around the city of Kottarakara in the Kollam District of Kerala, India. This town is named so because it was the direction that the Kings of old, standing in their palace, … [Read more...]
The little island of Pathiramanal, on the Backwaters is a favorite haunt of hundreds of rare migratory birds from different parts of the land. This island lies between Thaneermukkom and Kumarakom and … [Read more...]
Bekal fort, which is the largest and the best-preserved fort in Kerala is the most important monument of the region.
This fort, located on the highway, is believed to have been built in the 1650's by … [Read more...]