Kannur: Photos that Will Make You Pack Your Bags

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Jun 262017
 
Kannur; Kerala; India; beach; Neerkkadavu; Azhikkal; uasatish;

Neerkkadavu Beach

Kannur International Airport is expected to be commissioned by end of the year. This will make travelling to Kannur faster and easier. Many persons from the region are working in Gulf countries. They now have to depend on the airports in Mangalore or Kozhikode. Kannur is also connected by Continue reading »

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My Visit to Guruvayur Sri Krishna Temple

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May 012017
 
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Guruvayur Kshetram

Guruvayur Sri Krishna Temple is one of the best-loved temples in Kerala. The presiding deity is Sri Krishna, an avatar of Lord Vishnu. The main idol is a four-armed Krishna in a standing position. He carries Continue reading »

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Treasures of Arakkal Museum in Kannur

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Apr 172017
 
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Room in Arakkal Palace

Arakkal kingdom was the only Muslim-ruled state in Kerala prior to the British era. They ruled Kannur (formerly known as Cannanore) and Lakshadweep Islands. It is believed that the Arakkal clan


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Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple

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Mar 272017
 
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Mannarasala Nagaraja Temple


Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple is an ancient temple that draws devotees from all over Kerala and elsewhere. It is a pilgrim centre which is devoted to the serpent gods and is Continue reading »

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In Pictures: Houseboat Cruise in Alappuzha 2017

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Mar 202017
 
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Passing Through a Canal

There are more than 2,000 houseboats in Kerala backwaters. These boats, formerly called Kettuvalloms, were once used to transport rice harvested from the fields. They have been converted to suit the needs of luxury tourism. The boats are made of wood with a thatched roof.   They have Continue reading »

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Sree Krishna Temple in Ambalapuzha

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Mar 132017
 
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Ambalapuzha Ramachandran

Ambalapuzha is best known for its Sree Krishna Temple which is believed to have been built in the fifteenth century. The deity is worshipped as Unnikrishnan (child Krishnan)It is 14 km from Continue reading »

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Payyambalam Beach in Kannur – A Photo Essay

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Jan 232017
 
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Swirling

Payyambalam Beach is a popular tourist spot in Kannur. It is a white sandy beach which stretches for four kilometres. From Kannur railway station, it is Continue reading »

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Why Kerala Will Please Every Visitor

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Jan 162017
 

Kerala brings to mind images of lakes, boats, beaches, tea plantations, wildlife, coconut trees, mountains, forests, rivers, delicious food, cities and villages. There cannot be just one reason to visit Kerala. There is something to attract  everyone.

Historical Places

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Beach Below Bekal Fort

Kerala has many forts, palaces and Continue reading »

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Thiruvangad Temple in Thalassery

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Jan 092017
 
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Thiruvangad Temple

Sree Ramaswamy Temple in Thalassery is popularly known as Thiruvangad Temple. The temple is dedicated to Sree Rama and is located at Continue reading »

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Parassini Madappura Sree Muthappan

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Nov 142016
 
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Temple Building

Parassini Muthappan Madappura is a Hindu temple at a scenic location on the bank of Valapattanam River. It is 19 km from Kannur and Continue reading »

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