Thursday, February 26, 2015

Chettikulangara temple Kumbha bharani festival

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Canals in Alappuzha in Kerala

Alappuzha is crisscrossed with a large number of canals. The important ones are

Vada canal,
Commercial canal,
West Junction canal
East Junction canal
 A.S. canal,
Murinjapuzha canal,
Alappuzha-Ambalappuzha canal,
Uppoottil canal and Kottaram canal.

More on Canals in Alappuzha

Friday, February 6, 2015

Kerala state-level short film festival alappuzha

State-level short film festival  organised by the Kazhcha Film Society
February 6th to 8th 2015

 Fourteen short films were screened on the opening day of the three-day festival.
 Twenty-one films will be screened at the festival on Saturday


Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Venice of the East

The Viceroy of the Indian Empire, Lord Curzon  on a visit to Alleppey, now Alappuzha  on seeing the beauty of the place said

"Here nature has spent up on the land her richest bounties.  Alleppey, the Venice of the East. "

National Games kerala

35th National Games in kerala.

The rowing and canoeing/kayaking events of the Games are set to be held on Punnamada Lake in alappuzha.

Kerala Science Congress alappuzha Kerala

27 the Kerala Science Congress at  Camelot Convention Centre alappuzha. From January 27th  to January 29.2015.

As many as 1,200 delegates are expected to attend the event, apart from 200 selected science students from Alappuzha and invited scientists and academicians.

six memorial lectures would be conducted in honour of science personalities including G.N. Ramachandran, P.R. Pisharoty, E.K. Janaki Ammal, P.K. Gopala Krishnan, P.T. Bhaskara Panickar, and P.K. Iyengar.

 Dr. S. Vasudev Award was presented to Lissymol P.P., Scientist D, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram. The award, which consists of a cash prize of Rs.50,000 and a certificate, was given away for her research work on ‘Development of smart dental composites consist of calcium containing resins and fillers.’

Coir Kerala exhibition at alappuzha

Coir Kerala  expo 2015 : It is a 5 day coir expo held at EMS stadium alappuzha.
The event is being organised by the Department of Coir Development in association with the Ministry of Industries and Commerce, and the National Coir Research and Management Institute (NCRMI).

The five-day event, aimed at showcasing coir and allied natural fibre products from across the country, will feature an international exhibition targeted at exports of coir products.
 A national pavilion for sale of products, a buyer-seller meet, seminars led by subject experts, competitions for coir workers and cultural programmes.
Coir Kerala has emerged as a platform for the coir industry to find new markets in the world.

Sree subramanya swami temple cheriyanad festival

Festival at Sree subramanya swami temple cheriyanad  near chenagannur in alappuzha district kerala.