Sunday, December 31, 2017

Venice of the East Alappuzha kerala India

Alappuzha also called Alleppey, is in Kerala state in India.  Alappuzha town is located 70 kilometres south of Cochin.

 It is often called the Venice of the East because of the canals that connect the backwaters.

One of the most important tourist attractions is the kerala houseboat , cruising on which, tourists can enjoy the beauty of the backwaters.


Snake boat racing season 2017

Applications invited for Kunjan Nambiar Award

Kumbha bharani festival at Chettikulangara temple

Mannar the bell metal town declared as a heritage village

Edathua church festival

Things to see and do

 Take a houseboat ride

Religious places

Arthunkal Church

Chettikulangara sree bhagavathy temple Kumbha bharani festival


Vayalar Rama Varma

Thakazhi Siva sankara pillai


Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Kavanattinkara Tourism Boat Race

Kavanattinkara Tourism Boat Race held at Kavanttinkara, near Kumarakom, on 5th september 2017.

winner in Iruttukuthy  category Mammooden, rowed by oarsmen from the Kumarakom Moolancherry Boat club. beat the Thuruthithara Grade II in the final.

More than 20 boats contested in the regatta in various categories.

Tresults in other categories: Vaipu (Gr.II): Moonnuthaickan; Churulan (Gr.II) Dayi; Iruttukuthi (Gr.II): Jalarani; Churulan (Gr.I) Kodimatha; Vaipu(Gr.I) Asha Pulickakalam.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Thazhathangadi snake boat race

Thazhathangadi snake boat race  on september 10th 2017.

118th edition.

Thakazhi memorial short story competition

Applications invited for Thankazhi short story competition

send two copies of the story and a photograph to

Thakazhi po

before september 25 2017

Phone: 99612 61364


48th Collector of alappuzha  district
T.V. Anupama has assumed charge as the 48 th District Collector of Alappuzha  on August 29th 2017. 

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Kunchan Nambiar award for Thullal artistes

Applications have been invited for the Kunchan Nambiar award for Thullal artistes above 60 years, instituted by Kunchan Nambiar Smaraka Samithi, Ambalappuzha. Applications containing biodata and proof of excellence in the performing art should reach Secretary, Kunchan Nambiar Smarakam, Ambalappuzha - 688 561 before April 1 2017

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