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Affectionately alluded to as "God's own Country"; Kerala with a limitless coastline bordered with coconut palm, far reaching extends of bio-diverse Western Ghats and social energy is a standout amongst the most famous vacationer ends of the line in India and also Asia. Kerala is a unique retreat to the vacationers as it mixes nature with life. The name Kerala signifies "The Land of Kera", i.e. coconut trees.


Included in the National Geographic Traveler's rundown of "50 Places of a Lifetime", Kerala with its fair atmosphere, long shoreline with in excess of 50 tranquil shorelines, broad tea ranches and flavor fields, far reaching system of channels and water channels prominently known as Kerala backwaters, assorted natural life and the aged craft of mending Ayurveda has inebriated voyagers since the time of Greeks who cruised to Malabar Coast looking for wealth and joy.

The antiquated door and the most famous still is the waterfront region of Kochi (once Cochin). The old quarters of this city still resonate with the frontier appeal which brings out the long verifiable association of this port city; most famous and notable sights being Fort Kochi and the Chinese Fishing Nets.

Kerala is world famous hottest honeymoon tour destination and especially newly married couples always seeks to book a tour of honeymoon in Alleppey houseboats.

Kerala has something exceptional for individuals of all tastes; its broadly fluctuated geology painted with natures distinctive shades allows that. Foggy slopes, brilliant shorelines, coconut ranches, paddy fields, quiet towns, cool backwaters,Alleppey boat house, divider artworks, old sanctuaries, artistic expressions and so forth allow the guests to appreciate fluctuated retreats. It emphasizes remarkable society and conventions which are reflected in its works of art and construction modeling. The society of Kerala fortunes the popular traditional move called Kathakali, which is a move show craft of narrating. The dance experts through misrepresented motions and declarations describe frequencies of epic clashes of divine beings and evil spirits. Thiruvathira is a gathering move performed by ladies wearing customary style around a lighted "Deepam". Mohiniyattom, Bharatanatyam, Kuchippudi, Kaikottikkali and so on are the other move structures. The temples of Kerala worth a visit not only for all the legend that is connected with it,yet for its perfect unspoilt excellence. Kalarippayattu, the marshal specialty of Kerala is an amazing execution in kerala Ayurveda which the members flex their body to a degree that will break your neck.

kerala ayurveda Kerala Ayurvedam

Ayurveda is an art of life' the most aged and customary science on a standout amongst the most current frameworks, Ayurveda is a Sanskrit word, got from two roots: ayur, which implies life, and veda, which mean learning. Most would agree that Ayurveda is the art of life. Individuals all over the place understand the criticalness and profits of assuming individual liability for one's own particular prosperity, making Ayurveda the ideal arrangement of wellbeing information throughout today's reality. Ayurveda is a science as in it is a complete framework. It is a subjective, all encompassing art of well being and life span, a rationality and arrangement of recuperating the entire individual, body and brain.

Kerala Arts & Culture


Kathakali is said to be the best and perplexing of all works of art. It is said to have advanced from other performing expressions like Kootiyattam, Krishnanattam and Kalarippayattu. Kerala owes its transnational acclaim to this almost 300 years of age established move structure which consolidates aspects of graceful expression, musical show, masque and the mime. Kathakali explains thoughts and stories from the Indian legends and Puranas.


Koothu is a performance story execution blended with pantomime and comic intervals. It is a socio-religious workmanship performed in the Koothambalam or the Koothuthara of sanctuaries, either freely or as a major aspect of Kootiyattam. Through the supreme portrayal of stories from the legends (The Ramayana and The Mahabharatha), the Chakkiar parodies the behavior and traditions of the time. His wit ranges from pure joke to hidden innuendoes, thorned play on words and impactful condemnations. Koothu is discontinuously joined by the percussion instrument Mizhavu.

margom kali

The Syrian Christians of Kerala generally perform Margomkali. Twelve lovers of the dance floor sing and move around a lighted light (Nilavilakku) in the straightforward customary white dhoti. The portrayal is stark without musical backups. The melodies go over to a period much before the Portuguese attack. These days, ladies perform Margomkali just as a stage thing.


Mohiniyattom, said to be verse in movement, is the traditional move type of Kerala with moderate, effortless, influencing developments of the body and appendages and exceedingly emotive eye and hand motions. It is the twisted move of the magician. Mohiniyattom was performed by the Devadasis or sanctuary dance experts, consequently additionally the name "Dasiattam" which was extremely well known amid the Chera rule from ninth to twelfth century.


Thiruvathirakali is a move performed by ladies, keeping in mind the end goal to accomplish everlasting conjugal exctasy, on Thiruvathira day in the Malayalam month of Dhanu (December- January). The move is a festival of conjugal devotion and the female vitality, for this is the thing that brought Kamadeva (the lord of affection) once again to life after he was lessened to fiery debris by the rage of Lord Siva. The crooked developments executed by a gathering of lovers of the dance floor around a nilavilakku, exemplify "lasya" or the passionate appeal and effortlessness of the female. The move takes after a roundabout, pirouetting example joined by applauding of the hands and singing. Today, Thiruvathirakali has turned into a prevalent move structure for all seasons.


Thullal, otherwise called the poor man's kathakali, was presented by Kunchan Nambiar in the eighteenth century. Thullal is a performance execution joining the move and recitation of stories in verse. Arranged amid sanctuary celebrations, the entertainer explains the verses through expressive signals. The subjects are focused around mythology.


Kalaripayattu the military work of art of Kerala is regarded as the most seasoned and more exploratory on the planet. Preparing in battle is given at the kalari (preparing school). The standards of kalari training stipulate that preparation in military workmanship starts with an oil back rub of the body, which goes ahead until the body is nimble and supple. Kalaripayattu preparing goes for a definitive co-appointment of the psyche and body. The conventional preparing in a kalari incorporates specialization in indigenous therapeutic practice as well.

Kerala Fact File
Location : Southwestern tip of India.
Area : 38,863 sq km.
Population : 3,18,41,374 (Census 2011)
Capital : Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Language : Malayalam. English is widely spoken.
Religion : Hinduism, Christianity, Islam
Time : GMT +5:30
Currency : Indian Rupee
Climate : Tropical
Summer : February - May (24 - 34°C)
Monsoon : June - September (20 - 30°C)
Winter : October - January (18 - 28°C)