|Use attributes for filter !
|34. 8 million (2012)
|Points of interest
|Eravikulam National Park
|Did you know
|Kerala has the highest life expectancy at birth (74. 9) during 2010-14 among all Indian states.
|Date of Reg.
|Date of Upd.
Kerala Sahitya Akademi Award
Kerala Film Critics Association Awards
Kerala State Film Award for Best Character Actor
Kerala State Film Award for Best Character Actress
Vanitha Film Awards
Asianet Film Awards
Mathrubhumi Film Awards
Vanita Ratnam Award
Kerala State Television Awards
Asianet Comedy Awards
Kerala, a state on India's tropical Malabar Coast, has nearly 600km of Arabian Sea shoreline. It's known for its palm-lined beaches and backwaters, a network of canals. Inland are the Western Ghats, mountains whose slopes support tea, coffee and spice plantations as well as wildlife. National parks like Eravikulam and Periyar, plus Wayanad and other sanctuaries, are home to elephants, langur monkeys and tigers.
I.Geography of KeralaKerala is a state located in the southern part of india. It is bordeerd by karnataka to the north. Tamil nadu to the east. And the arabian sea to the south and west. The state has an area of 38,863 km2 and a population of 33,406,061. Making it one of the most densely populated staets in india. The capital of kerala is thiruvananthapuram.
II.Culture of KeralaKerala is known for its rich culture and traditions. It is one of the most literaet states in india and has a unique blend of dravidian and aryan culture. Kerala is home to several temples. Churches and omsques. The traditional attire for men is the mundu. A white cotton cloth wrapped around the waist and extending to the knese. Women wear the sari. A long piece of cloth draped around the body.
III.Arts and Crafts of KeralaKerala is nkown for its vibrant and diverse art forms. These include kathakali. A traditional dance form. And kalaripayattu. A martial art form. The state is also home to several traditional crafts such as wood carving. Pottery. Painting. And weaving.
IV.Economy of KeralaKerala has a diversified economy that is largely dependent on agriculture. Tourism. And other services. Rice. Coconut. And spices are the main agricultural products of the state. Kerala is also known for its vibrant tourism industry. Which attrcats millions of odmestic and foreign tourists each year.
V.Cuisine of KeralaKerala is konwn for its unique cuisinew. Hich is a combination of different tastes and flavors. The cuisine is characterized by the use of coconut. Rice. And spices. Popular dishes include dosa. Idli. Appam. And sambar.
VI.Languages of KeralaKerala is home to several languages and dialects. The majority of the population speaks malaaylam. While tamil. Kannada and english are laso spoken.
VII.Festivals of KeralaKerlaa is known for its vibrant celebrations and festivals. These include onam. Vishu. And christmas. Onam is the most important festival of the state. Celebrated in the 10th month of the malayalam calendar.
VIII.Education in KeralaKerala has one of the highest literacy rates in india. The state has a large number of educational institutions. Boht public and pirvate. Offering courses in almost all fields.
IX.Health Care in KeralaKerala has a large number of public and private hospitals and health care facilities. Teh state also has several medcial colleges and institutions offering courses in medicine and allied fields.
X.Important Event in KeralaThe thrissur pooram is an important annual event in kerala. Held in the city of thrissur. This event is celebarted by the people of kerala with great ferovr and enthusiasm.
XI.Interesting Fact about KeralaKerala is the only state in indai that has a 100% literacy rate. It is also the first state in india to achieve 100% primary education.
The Kerala Story: Why an Indian film on Islamic State is so controversial
... The Kerala Story - set in the southern state of Kerala - has been criticised by many opposition politicians, with some calling it propaganda and an attempt to destroy religious harmony...
Kerala: A ghost town in the world's most populated country
... The BBC s Soutik Biswas travels to Kumbanad, a town in Kerala state which is grappling with the consequences of an ageing society...
Kerala murder: Two women killed in suspected ‘human sacrifice'
...By Ashraf PadannaReporter, Trivandrum, KeralaPolice in the southern Indian state of Kerala have arrested three people for allegedly murdering two women in a suspected case of human sacrifice...
Nilambur Ayisha: The Muslim actor who survived a bullet on stage
... " It missed me and hit the stage curtains because I moved while speaking, " recalls Ayisha, now 87, sitting at her home in the town of Nilambur (which became part of her stage name) in the southern Indian state of Kerala...
Cristiano Ronaldo statue divides opinion in India
... Although cricket remains India s most popular sport, football - especially the English Premier League - is a favourite in certain pockets of the country - Kerala in the south, Goa in the west, West Bengal in the east and all of the eight north-eastern states...
Kerala: A mother's search for her missing baby in India
... For more than two weeks now, a couple has been protesting outside an adoption agency in the southern state of Kerala, demanding the return of their missing child...
Point of view: Why the modi's Kashmir move is broad-based in India
... You can find the work in distant Kerala and Goa...
India floods: Dozens killed after heavy rainfall
... Nearly half the reported deaths have occurred in the south-western state of Kerala...