Sunday, 30 December 2012

Kerala Festivals

Kerala is a land of festivals With every change of season the secular and friendly people of Kerala celebrates Kerala Festivals with great enthusiasm and joy. Among all the festivals in Kerala, Onam is the biggest one and is celebrate as the national festival of the state, Kerala.
Onam is the most famous and important festival of Kerala. All Malayali's irrespective of religion celebrate it. It falls in the Malayalam month of Chingam (Aug-Sept). It is the harvest festival of Kerala. The first day of Malayalam month Medam is celebrated as Vishu in Kerala. Vishu is considered as the beginning of the New Year by the Keralites. Begin an auspicious day, it is a common belief that the fortune of the coming year depends on the Vishu day.
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Thursday, 27 December 2012

Kerala Health Tourism

Kerala is one of the world's fifty must see destinations according to the National Geographic. It is because of Kerala's natural beauty that Kerala is known as God's Own Country, and is visited by numerous tourists every year. There are honeymoon trips, vacation trips, business trips etc. Yet there is another group of tourists who prefer to come to Kerala for medical tourism. Medical tourism is a combination of tourism and medical industries which has gained momentum during the last few years. Medical tourism is a fast growing part of the tourism industry.
Kerala is well known in other countries as a health destination for allopathy, ayurveda and dental treatments. Kerala is famous for its several medical therapies such as Ayur
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Friday, 21 December 2012

Somatheeram Beach



Somatheeram is a unique Ayurvedic Health cum Holiday resort where the season never ends and tranquility prevails. It is a mini-cosmos of Kerala, flaunting the richest specimens of its architecture, sculpture and Somatheeram is also a perfect hideway far from mass tourism Nine kilometers south of the renowned Kovalam Beach and 21 Kilometers from the state capital Trivandrum.



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Tuesday, 18 December 2012

About Kanyakumari



The name of this place has been christened after the virgin goddess – Kanyakumari Amman. Mythological stories depict that Goddess parvati under the disguise of Devi Kanniya did a penance in one of the rocks in this area to reach the hand of Lord Shiva. This place is also a popular pilgrimage. The tourists who visit this southern most tip of India would certainly enjoy the exuberant scenes of the sunsets, the sunrises especially on full moon days. The nature of the sand in the beaches of Kanyakumari is unique as it is multicolored.
        Lakhs of tourist, round the year are lured by the serene beauty of this place and the spectacles of sunrise and sunset. Though sunrise can be viewed throughout the year, sunset is visible only from October 15 to March 15 from this southernmost tip.  But one can view both sunrise and sunset throughout the year from atop a hill called Murugan Kundram which offers a panoramic view of Kanyakumari.  The sunset and moonrise can be seen almost simultaneously on full moon days from the same spot. It is a unique spectacle. 
 Amidst the sea there are two rocks known as ‘twin rocks’ both contributing to the rich Indian heritage with the monuments of swamy Vivekananda and Saint Thiruvalluvar.
Kanyakumari and its surroundings are believed to be part of the land which was created by Parasurama, incarnation of Lord Vishnu.  Folktales and mythological stories speak volumes about Kanyamymari.
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Ponmudi Hill Stations

Ponmudi is a hillstation in the Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala. Ponmudi hill station is connected to Trivandrum by a narrow winding road offering scenic views on the way to Ponmudi. Kerala Ponmudi is home to many beautiful mountain flowers, exotic butterflies, springs and rivulets.
The region is also occupied by spice and tea plantations and is dotted with waterfalls and view points. This hill destination is ideal for long walks and treks. A tour to Ponmudi would reveal that resorts of all varieties and hues in the god's own country, i.e. Kerala. There are several hotels and resorts in Ponmudi.
Ponmudi is an enchanting hill resort with narrow pathways and cool environment. There are excellent opportunities for trekking in Ponmudi


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Friday, 14 December 2012

Spa Resorts in Kerala

A spa resort is a place for relaxation. A spa resort provides a relaxing experience for people staying at the resort. The ideal spa activities in a spa are mud baths, meditation classes, spa cuisine etc.
A real spa resort offers golf, tennis, swimming, kids clubs, gyms etc. They offer exercise classes. The recent resort spas are bigger and more lavish. Resort spa restaurants generally offer spa cuisine with rich food.
Kerala is the mainland of Ayurveda, the ancient Indian healing science. The spa resorts mainly focus on establishing physical, mental and spiritual well-being through Ayurveda.
Coconut Lagoon Kumarakom, Marari Beach Mararikulam, Somatheeram Spa Resort Kovalam, Taj Garden Thekkady, Taj Garden Kumarakom are the most popular spa resorts in Kerala.
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Thursday, 29 November 2012

Tourist Destination

Kerala is well known for its tourism potential. You can nurture your mind and body during your holidays in Kerala, God's Own Country. A Kerala holiday is not just a break from the mundane but an overwhelming memorable experience of your life time. Kerala holds the rare distinction of having so many ‘firsts’ to its credit. It is one of the very few places that are bestowed with some of the best natural spectacles like the winding backwaters, exotic hill stations and best beaches in the country. The hill stations of Kerala are among the best in the world. Munnar is the best hill-station in India. The backwaters are a unique asset of Kerala, God’s Own Country. Enjoy a boat cruise along the backwaters where you can soak up the idyllic charm of the sleepy hamlets  Read More..............................Kerala Tourism

Wednesday, 28 November 2012

Kerala Tourist Place

Kerala, located on the south-western tip of India, enjoys unique geographical features that have made it one of the most sought-after tourist destinations in Asia. Fondly referred to as ‘God’s Own Country’, Kerala was selected by the National Geographic Traveller as one of the 50 destinations of a lifetime and one of the thirteen paradises in the world.

An equable climate, serene beaches, tranquil stretches of backwaters, lush hill stations and exotic wildlife are the major attractions of this land.  A unique advantage of Kerala is that most of the destinations here are only a two - four hour drive from the other.

Classical art forms, colourful festivals, exotic cuisine are some of the cultural marvels that await travellers. Ayurveda, the ancient Indian system of medicine and Panchakarma, the rejuvenation therapy in Ayurveda have also helped Kerala to gain a pan-global reputation as a worth-visit destination.

Season never ends in Kerala, thanks to the year-long moderate climate and numerous festivals and events. 
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Kerala Holidays

Kerala is a most popular tourist destinations for people all over the world, because this land of Kerala is one of the most beautiful places in the world. The hill stations, plantations, beaches, rivers, lakes, backwaters and waterfalls are all specialities of Kerala. It is believed that the name of Kerala means the land of 'kera' (coconut). What legends tell About Kerala is that Lord Parasurama threw an axe into the ocean and land emerged from the ocean which is known as the land of Kerala.
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Friday, 23 November 2012

Nelliyampathy

Nelliyampathy is one of the little known hill stations of South India. According to some historians, a rich civilization existed in Nelliyampathy Kerala during Tamil Sangam era. This picturesque tourist spot is located 52 km from Palakkad. Nelliyampathi is blessed with ever green forests with a number of wild animals like elephants, hill squirrels and bisons. The sprawling tea gardens, coffee, cardamom and orange plantations add beauty to this wonderful summer destination.
The highest point of Nelliyampathy is the Palagapandi Estate which contains a bungalow of British period, that has now been converted to a resort. Even the estate is covered with plantations of tea, cardamon, coffee and one can also be fortunate to sight a lot of wildlife here. The hills of Nelliyampathy also ofer a good view of Sholayar Pass. Mampara is a great trekking point and is
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Thursday, 15 November 2012

Attappadi

The Attappady hill station is home to many very old tribes and is a source of delight to anthropologists. The hilly terrain of this region is fed by the tributaries of the River Cauvery. Attappady Palghat is a beautiful synthesis of rivers, mountains as also forests. The Malleshwaram Peak in this area is worshipped by the tribals and other local people as a giant Shivalinga.
The peak offers opportunities for trekking. Other attractions of this hill station of Kerala are the Parambikulam-Aliyar Multipurpose project which consists of a series of dams that are interconnected by tunnels as well as canals that are at various elevations so as to harness the waters of the Rivers Parambikulam, Aliyar, Sholayar, Thunkadavu, Thenkkat and Palar. This project supports both irrigation requireme
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ATHIRAPALLI

Athirapally is a land of rivers, forests and waterfalls. Athirapally is one of the best waterfalls in the country and one of the famous tourist destinations in Kerala. This waterfall drops from a height of 80 feet giving a great scenic beauty.
One can reach top of the falls with about 5 minutes walk from nearest road. The surroundings of the waterfalls offer rich natual views. Chalakudy is thnearest junction to Athirapally about 30 Kms and it is connected by bus. One can take public or private vehicles from Chalakudy to reach Athirapally. At a distance of 7 Kms from Athirapally, Vazhachal Waterfalls also is a breathtakingly beautiful waterfalls near Athirapall
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Tuesday, 13 November 2012

Kerala tourism

Kerala Tourism has its mystic touch which has always fascinated the tourists from all over the world. This beautiful strip of land is gifted with all the aspects of a true tourist destination and it has established as one of the most visited tourist hot spots in the world. Kerala is geographically a tropical land with its exotic hill stations, alluring wildlife, placid backwaters, fabulous beaches, mighty mountain peaks and milky waterfalls. The hill stations lie as a long belt along the Western Ghats of Kerala. Munnar, Wayanad, the Silent Valley, Ponmudi, Wagamon, Devikulam, Peermade etc are part of this beautiful chain of hills. Our hill stations are rich with wildlife and we have a number of wildlife sanctuaries and bird sanctuaries.



You could come across a varied and rare species of animals and birds in Eravikulam National Park, Periyar Tiger Reserve, Silent Valley National Park, Thattekkad Bird Sanctuary etc. The glimpses of misty mountain peaks are a spectacular view and are quite suitable for expedition by adventure seekers. The cruise through the mesmerizing backwaters in Kumarakom or Alappuzha on a dreamy houseboat is always a romantic experience. Several tourists visit our beautiful beaches, which are spread along the lengthy coastline of Arabian Sea. We have several beaches which are diverse in nature like nowhere in the world. Kovalam beach, Varkala beach, Cherai beach, Fort Kochi beach, Marari beach, Kumarakom beach etc are to name a few. The Kerala coastline areas are cherished for its various seafood cuisines. The gushing rivers, thick forests, still lakes, jungle safaris, trekking journeys, all are enthusiastic in Kerala. The charm never ends in Kerala. Explore it with all its beauty, calmness and wilderness. Discover the marvel of this great land with all its beauty and serenity. Time is waiting for you. Welcome to Kerala
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Tuesday, 30 October 2012

Rivers of Kerala


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Kerala is rich with water resources like rivers, backwaters and waterfalls. The Lowlands or the coastal area of Kerala, made up of river deltas, backwaters and the Arabian coast, is essentially a land of coconuts and rice. The 'rivers of Kerala have very importance in Kerala with regard to agriculture and power generation etc. Kerala rivers are small and monsoon fed, turnout to be rivulets in summer. Some of the important rivers of the state are Periyar, Bharathapuzha, Meenachil, Chittaripuzha, Ramapurampuzha etc.
Here ere are 44 rivers in Kerala of which 41 are flowing westward and 3 eastward. Kerala rivers flow fast because of the hilly nature of the Western Ghats. Our rivers are comparatively small with regard to its length and breadth and they are monsoon fed. The rivers of Kerala have no deltas. Even if the size of the river is small, its utilisation is high. The biodiversity of the river and on the river banks is rich. There are numerous species of fishes in Kerala rivers.
 Kerala is the land of rivers and backwaters. Kerala rivers are like blood veins in a human body. These rivers fertilise the land. They turn the waste land into wealthy land. Because these rivers are monsoon fed and that they are exploited on a large scale, these rivers turn out to be rivulets in summer season.
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Thursday, 25 October 2012

Jewish Synagogue In Cochin


The Jewish Synagogue Kochi, the oldest Synagogue in the common wealth countries was built in 1568 AD. Located at Mattancherry, the Synanogue still has the scrolls of the Old Testament and the copper plates, which recorded the grants of privilege, bequeathed by the Kochi rulers.Among all the common wealth countries of the world, the Synagogue Jewish Kochi is the oldest existing synagogue. The prosperous Jewish trading community built it in 1568 AD. It was partially destroyed in the 1962 war. Later it was rebuilt by the Dutch. Jewish synagogue Cochin is one of the most important historical monuments in Kerala

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Thursday, 18 October 2012

Beaches in Kerala


Kappad Beach | Beach in Kappad
Kerala is famous for its beaches. Several tourists have been visiting Kappad beach in Kozhikode district. This page is a description about Kappad beach

Kappad | Kappad Beach | Kappad Beach Calicut
Kappad is one of the famous beaches in Kozhikode has historical relevance. In this page you can see a narration about Kappad and its historical importance.

Marari Beach | Beach in Marari
Kerala is famous for its beaches. Several tourists have been visiting Marari beach at Mararikulam in Alappuzha (Alleppey) district. This page is a description about Marari beach.

Poovar | Poovar Beach
Poovar is a coastal village in Thiruvananthapuram district which has beautiful beaches. This page is a brief description about Poovar.

Kovalam Beach | About Kovalam Beach
The Kovalam beach has been alluring
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Tuesday, 16 October 2012

Places in Wayanad





Historical Places in Kerala | Kerala Historic Places
There are several historical places in Kerala. Kerala historical places are important tourist destinations also. This page contains description about Historic Places in Kerala and Kerala Historic Places.

Tourism in Trivandrum | Tourism in Thiruvananthapuram | Places in Trivandrum
Trivandrum or Thiruvananthapuram is the capital city of Kerala and a major tourist centre. This page describes about Tourism in Trivandrum, Places in Trivandrum and Thiruvananthapuram Map

Places in Wayanad | Tourist Attractions in Wayanad
As a major tourist destination, there are several places to see in Wayanad. Here is a description regarding the tourist destinations in Wayanad

Kerala Tourist Places | Tourist Places in Kerala
There are several tourist places in Kerala which attracts people into Kerala all round the year. This page is a detailed description about Kerala Tourist Places, Tourist Places in Kerala etc.

Honeymoon Destinations in Kerala | Honeymoon Places in Kerala
Kerala is an ideal destination for honeymoon and there are several honeymoon destinations in Kerala. This page is a detailed description Honeymoon places in Kerala.

Pilgrim Centres in Kerala | Religious Centres in Kerala
Kerala is a religious land with several temples, churches and mosques. This is a detailed description about pilgrim centres in Kerala.

Palakkad Tourism | Palakkad Travels
Palakkad is also an attractive tourist spot with several tourist placces to see. This page gives you an account of tourism in Palakkad, Palakkad tourist places, Palakkad travels and hotels in Palakkad

Munnar | About Munnar | Munnar in Kerala
Munnar is the most beautiful hill station in Kerala. This page contains details of Munnar in Kerala, Places in Munnar, Munnar Tourism, Munnar Attractions, Munnar Tea, Munnar Place, Fort Munnar etc.

Kottayam | About Kottayam | Kottayam in Kerala
KOttayam is a city in the central K
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Travels to Kerala

Travel Packages in Kerala | Kerala Travel Packages
Kerala is an ideal destination for travel. This page is a detailed description about Travel Packages in Kerala.

Kochi Travel | Cochin Travel | Travel to Kochi
There are every facilities for transportation in Kochi, Cochin or Kerala. This page is a description of Kochi Travel facilities, Ernakulam bus services, Railway in Ernakulam, and Flight services in Kochi.

Kovalam Tourism | Kovalam Travel
Being one of the major tourist destination in Kerala, Kovalam has every scope of tourism development. In this page we tell about the Kovalam Tourism and the Kovalam Travel.

Wayanad Tourism | Tourism in Wayand | Wayanad Travel
Wayanad is being visited by many people from all over the world. There are several tour programmes and tour packages envisaged by the Govt as well as the private companies.

Munnar Travels | Munnar Tour| Tour to Munnar | Trip to Munnar
Several tour packages to Munnar are offered by tour operators. Details of Munnar travel, Munnar tour, trip to Munnar, Munnar trips, Munnar package tour, Munnar trip are narrated here.

Kannur Travels | Kannur Airport
Kannur can be reached by air, rail and road. This page is containing matters regarding Kannur Travel, Kannur Airport etc.

Kerala Photos | Photos of Kerala
Kerala became an important tourist spot, because of its greenery and natural beauty.This page contains description about kerala photos

Marayoor | Marayoor Kerala
Marayoor a hill station near Munnar in Idukki district of Kerala state is a famous tourist spot. This page is a brief summary about Marayoor.

Backwaters in Kumarakom | Kumarakom Backwaters
Kumarakom in Kerala is a famous tourist spot in Kerala for backwater tourism. This page describes about backwaters in Kum
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Friday, 12 October 2012

Kerala Ayurveda Centres


  Kerala Ayurveda Centres | Ayurvedic Centres in Kerala
Ayurvedic Centres in Kerala are famous for its treatment for people from world over. This page contains details regarding Kerala Ayurveda Centre

Kerala Ayurveda Treatment | Ayurvedic Treatment in Kerala
Ayurvedic treatment in Kerala has been a popular one since very long in the past. This page is a detailed narration about Kerala Ayurveda Treatment

Ayurveda in Kerala | Kerala Ayurveda
Kerala Ayurveda is the traditional way of treatment and medicine. This page is a detailed description about Ayurveda in Kerala, Ayurvedic in Kerala etc.

Ayurveda Tourism Colleges in Kerala | Kerala Ayurveda Colleges
Ayurveda Tourism in Kerala is developing on a rapid rate. This page is a detailed description about Ayurveda Tourism Colleges in Kerala and Kerala Ayurveda Colleges.

Ayurveda Packages in Kerala | Kerala Ayurvedic Packages
Kerala being one of the major medical tourism destinations, several ayurveda packages have been offered to visitors. This page is a detailed description about Ayurveda Packages

Ayurveda Resorts in Kerala | Kerala Ayurvedic Resorts
Ayurveda is a significant part of Kerala tourism and several people visit Kerala for ayurvedic treatment. This page is a detailed description about Ayurveda Resorts in Kerala or Kerala Ayurvedic Resorts

Ayurveda Hospitals in Kerala | Ayurvedic Hospital in Kerala
Kerala being famous for ayurvedic treatment, there are several Ayurvedic Hospitals in Kerala. Thie page is a detailed description about Ayurveda Hospitals in Kerala
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Thursday, 11 October 2012

Kerala Railway Time Table


Kerala Railway Timetable | Railway Times in Kerala
Railway is the means of transport which majority of the people are using. This page is a detailed description about Kerala Railway Timetable.

Railway in Kerala | Kerala Railway
Kerala railways have every set up for comfortable journey in Kerala. Most of the cities and towns have railway in Kerala. This page is a description about Railway in Kerala, Kerala Railway etc.

Railways in Kerala | Kerala Railways
Railways have a wide network in Kerala. Almost all the major cities in Kerala 
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Friday, 5 October 2012

Hotels In Kerala



Hotels in Wayanad | Wayanad Hotels
Several hotels have been emerged in Wayanad as Wayanad has become a busy tourist destination. This page contains matters regarding hotels in Wayanad

Hotels in Kottayam | Kottayam Hotels
The scenic beauty of Kottayam has always allured tourists. A number of hotels have been started in Kottayam nowadays. This page details about Hotels in Kottayam

Hotels in Kerala | Kerala Hotels
Kerala is one among the most important tourist destinations in the world. This page is a detailed description about Hotels in Kerala and Kerala Hotels

Hotels in Trivandrum | Thiruvananthapuram Hotels
The scenic beauty attracts tourists to Thiruvananthapuram and so there are several hotels for a comfortable stay. This is a page in which hotels in Trivandrum is detailed.

Hotels in Kochi | Hotels in Cochin | Hotels in Ernakulam
One of the major metropolitan cities in India, Kochi, Cochin or Ernakulam is having every facility of hotels and resorts. This section tell about the resorts and hotels in kochi
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Thursday, 4 October 2012

Welcome to God's Own Country


Kerala Tourism has its mystic touch which has always fascinated the tourists from all over the world. This beautiful strip of land is gifted with all the aspects of a true tourist destination and it has established as one of the most visited tourist hot spots in the world. Kerala is geographically a tropical land with its exotic hill stations, alluring wildlife, placid backwaters, fabulous beaches, mighty mountain peaks and milky waterfalls. The hill stations lie as a long belt along the Western Ghats of Kerala. Munnar, Wayanad, the Silent Valley, Ponmudi, Wagamon, Devikulam, Peermade etc are part of this beautiful chain of hills. Our hill stations are rich with wildlife and we have a number of wildlife sanctuaries and bird sanctuaries.

Wednesday, 26 September 2012

Chembra Peak

Just 14 km away from Kalpeta, Wayanad Chembra Peak is the tallest peak in Wayanad. It has an elevation of 2100 meters above sea level and is an idyllic spot for trekking and mountain climbing. For those adventure seekers, temporary camps are set up on the top of the peak. Guides, camping apparatus etc are provided by District Tourism Promotion Council on rent to tourists who are interested in camping and trekking.
Discover a redefine version of pleasure and adventure on oyur Chembra Peak tour in Kerala. With a mesmerizing silhouette, the Chembra Peak Wayanad in Kerala is one of the most favored trekking destinations. If you're an adventure freak and undertaking mountain hiking, it is worth taking. When you will reach on the top of the Chembra Peak Kerala it is guaranteed that you will forget your pain and stress. You will be captivated by nature's bounteous beauty.
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Saturday, 22 September 2012

Nilambur

Nilambur is a beautiful town on the bank of the Chaliyar River is at a distance of 70 km from Calicut , 100 km from Ooty (Uddagamandalam) and 40 km from Malappuram town. Located in the eastern side of Malappuram district, Kerala,
This small sleepy town has a surprise in store for its visitors. The teak plantation - Conolly's Plot, The Teak Museum, Kannimara teak, Nedumkayam- the rich rain forests, Valamthode Waterfalls, Adyanpara Waterfalls, The Elembalai hill, Aruvacode, Central Forest Nursery are the important places in Nilambur. The Nilambur Kovilakom is popular tourist place in Kerala
People in Nilambur are almo
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Wednesday, 19 September 2012

Alappuzha Beach

Popularly known as the Venice of the East, Alappuzha has always enjoyed an important place in the history of Kerala. Today Alappuzha is important as a Backwater destination, attracting several thousands of foreign tourists each year. Alappuzha is also famous for its Boat races, Houseboat Holidays, Beaches, Marine Products and Coir Industry.
Alappuzha is also famous Snake Boat Races which is held every year during the Onam festival. The giant snake boats called Chundanvalloms, race against each other for the prestigious Nehru Trophy. Crowds gather in huge numbers to witness this race, which is also a famous event amongst the tourists.
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Yoga Training In Kerala

practice is rampant in Kerala. People here attach more importance to Yoga and it is considered as important as Ayurveda, since Yoga-built bodies are no entry zones for ailments & lifestyle diseases.
 Yoga, a 5000-year-old Indian practice that tones muscles and strengthens bones has spiritual benefits. Derived from the Sanskrit word, "Yoga" (meaning "union") is a combination of physical and



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Sunday, 9 September 2012

Travel to Kanyakumari

"BY AIR - The nearest airport is at Trivandrum (80 km). It is directly connected with Bangalore, Mumbai, Cochin, Delhi, Goa, and Chennai by regular flights. BY RAIL - Kanyakumari is connected to Thiruvananthapuram, Delhi, and Mumbai by broad-gauge railway network. Tirunelvelli (80 km) is the other nearest railway junction and can be reached by road via Nagarkoil (19 km). BY ROAD - Kanyakumari is connected by road
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Saturday, 8 September 2012

Resort in Kollam

Kollam is the capital of the Cashew trading and processing industry in Kerala. Kollam was one of the important ports in southern Kerala, which indulged in the space trading with Arabs and other people over the world. Kollam had played an important role in the trade relationships with the rest of the world.
The main economy of Kollam was dependent on the Cashew industry. Kollam is widely known as the Cahew Paradise in Kerala. Other important industries in Kollam are Backwater tourism and Fisheries. Kollam has now gained prominence in the tourism m
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Friday, 7 September 2012

Rajamala Wildlife Sanctuary

Rajamala Wildlife Sanctuary, located 15 kms from Munnar is the natural habitat of Nilgiri Tahr. Half the world population of the rare mountain goat is concentrated in this region. Half the world population of the Nilgiri Tahr is concentrated in this region. The animal is fast becoming extinct. The sanctuary is a part of the Eravikulam Wildlife Sanctuary, and visitors are allowed only to the tourism area in the Rajamala region. The Rajamala Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the India’s most famous wildlife sanctuaries. It has one of the richest collections of flora and fauna. It is one of the reservoirs nature’s endangered species. In fact it is the only natural habitat of the world famous Nilgiri Tahr.
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Thursday, 6 September 2012

Peermade


Situated 915 m above sea level, Peermade is on the way to the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. this pleasant hill station was once the summer retreat of the Maharajas of Travancore. Peermade Kerala is a cool hill station. Peermade is situated about 85 km east of Kottayam, Kerala, India.
Peermade means "Hill of the Peer", it is named after Peer Mohammed, the Sufi Saint. The main attraction of Peermade hill station are waterfalls, open grass lands and pine forests. The specility of this place is organic spices, cloves, cardamom, black peppe
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Tuesday, 4 September 2012

Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary

Located in the rain shadow region of the Western Ghats, the sanctuary occupies the forested region on either side of the Marayoor - Udumalped road Chinnar is a unique thorny scrub forest in the rain shadow region of the Western Ghats. The Park is around 90 sq. kms in area and its rugged undulating terrain has held a special fascination for the adventure travelers.
It is the second habitat for the Giant Grizzled Squirrel, an endangered species in India. Unlike other forests of Kerala, Chinnar gets only about 48 rainy days in a
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Kalaripayattu

Kalaripayattu in Kerala is one the most famous martial arts that has caught the attention of the world. Several Kalaripayattu schools are functioning in Malabar area of Kerala. This art form has been formed by the ancient masters on the basis of the human anatomy. A good practitioner of Kalaripayattu can utilise five senses extremely and thereby he can achieve attention, speed, strength, accuracy, health, immunity, memory power and concentration.
entration. In Kalaripayattu, defending techniques are important rather than attacking. For becoming an expert in Kalarippayattu, one should have concentration, good understanding, and the ability to perform action with skill. The influence of Kalaripayattu can be seen in other art forms of Kerala such as Kathakali, Kolkali, Teyyam, Poorakkali, Velakali
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