INDIA | Kerala – Capital, Symbols, Festivals

Kerala is a place itself called God’s own country. As the name suggests where we will fall in love with its natural wonders in Kerala state and it is the most popular tourist destination in the country. Formed as a state on 31st October 1956.

India – Kerala

Where Kerala is situated?

Kerala state is situated in the south western part of India. It’s capital is Thiruvananthapuram.

Kerala is very unique in its culture and geographical characteristics.

Kerala is also called as land of coconuts.

Kerala is also known for home to variety of spices: pepper, cardamom, clove, vanilla,  nutmeg, ginger, cinnamon and turmeric.

About Kerala – India

What Language people spoke in kerala?

Official Language of Kerala State is malayalam. Where other languages like Tulu, Beary bashe, Kannada, Marathi and Konkani are also spoken.

Kerala state has highest literacy rate in the country.

What are the State Symbols of Kerala?

State animal of kerala – Elephant

State Bird of kerala – Hornbill

State Flower of kerala – Kanikkonna (Golden Shower Tree)

State Tree of kerala – Coconut Tree

State Fish of kerala – Pearlspot

State Fruit of kerala – Jackfruit

What is the famous dance in kerala?

Kathakali is a famous dance form in kerala. Mohiniyattam is one of the most popular classical dances of kerala.

What is the main festival in kerala?

Onam is the most popular festival in kerala. Celebrated with intense and passionate feeling.

What is the famous sport in kerala?

Snake boat racing are famous in kerala, every year during onam festival a boat race will be conducted on the pamba river.

What are the tourist attractions in Kerala?

Kerala boat house, Backwaters, mountain ranges, water falls, wildlife santuriesm ancient ports, Pilgrim centres.

There are many other things to know about Kerala  is ayurvedic, kalaripattu…etc.

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