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Sabarimala,Kerala

Sabarimala,Kerala

Sabarimala Sree Ayyappa

Temple is one of the most ancient and prominent Sastha temples in the country. The temple is situated on a hilltop (about 3000 feet above sea level) named Sabarimala in Pathanamthitta district, Kerala. Sabarimala Sri Dharmasastha Temple is one of the few Hindu temples in India that is open to all faiths. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on January 9, 2013 in Kerala

 

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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple is one of the most famous Lord Vishnu Temples in Kerala, South India. Also known as Sree Ananda Padmanabhaswamy Temple, this Mahavishnu Temple is located inside East Fort, in Thiruvananthapuram – the capital city of Kerala, India.

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Posted by on May 6, 2012 in Kerala

 

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Munnar – The Kashmir of the South

 Munnar - The Kashmir of the South

Munnar is a hill station in Kerala and in southern India. Munnar is located on the Western Ghats, situated in the Idukki.

The name Munnar is believed to mean “three rivers”, referring to the town’s strategic location at the confluence of the Madhurapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundaly rivers. The town has shared a strong cultural link with Tamil Nadu and over 70% of the population of the town being Tamils.

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Posted by on May 1, 2012 in Kerala

 

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Palakkad Fort

Palakkad or Palghat is the land of Palmyrahs and Paddy fields. Along with Kuttanadu, Palakkad is a major paddy growing area of the state. It is often called as the “Gateway of Kerala”. The Sahya Ranges bordering the region and the 32 Km. long gap in the mountains exert a dominant influence on the climate of the region. This Gap is known as “Palakkad Gap”. In the past, this land was known as Palakkattussery Etymologists trace Read the rest of this entry »
 
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Posted by on April 26, 2012 in Kerala

 

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Bekal Fort

Bekal Fort is located about 19 kms from the Kasargod district, in the state of Kerala. The fort stands rooted at the northern most point of the state. The fort is established over 35 acres of land and is abutted by the Arabian Sea. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on April 26, 2012 in Kerala

 

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