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Shedding light on Travancore society
The Hindu

A peep into history of Travancore

The cover of the book The Nectar of the Gods King Marthanda Varma and Devasahayam Studies conducted into the history of Travancore and its royal family have often brought out distinctive practices that prevailed in society. The largely ... The Hindu, 1 week ago
Shedding light on Travancore society The Hindu, 2 weeks ago

Narendra Prasad Theatre Festival

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Souparnika, a play originally scripted and directed by actor Narendra Prasad, will be staged at the Co-Bank Towers in Thiruvananthapuram on Wednesday at 6 pm. The play will mark the inauguration of the to be held till Sunday. ...
 New Indian Express22 hours ago
The Hindu

Queen & kingdom

Manu S. Pillai recounts a personal yet political tale in his biography of Maharani Sethu Lakshmi Bayi, 'The Ivory Throne: Chronicles Of The House Of Travancore' It's a story of palace intrigue; of how the relationship between two sisters had ...
 The Hindu5 days ago

Documenting Kudumbis in pursuit of self-assertion

A. Vini, author of the book Keralathile Kudumbikal: Charithravum Samskaravum Book throws light on new generation of Kudumbis that is eager to ascertain its identity History has not exactly been fair to the Kudumbis of Kerala, numbering about ...
 The Hindu1 week ago Giving Kudumbis of Kerala their due  The Hindu1 week ago
New Indian Express

Gopikrishnan Kottoor's Book Released

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: If your Malayalam is not good, it only means that your linguistic skills have not been used to their full potential, and do not in any way contribute to a better fluency in English, K Jayakumar, Vice-Chancellor of Malayalam ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago

Trailing the coconut coast

This is ethnic chic at its best — large metal bowls filled with bright red flowers, Yaalis, Ganeshas adorned with flowers below gargantuan banyan trees, stone lanterns, vibrant Kerala murals with their natural dyes in orange and ochre ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
New Indian Express

Revisiting the Corridors of History

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The legend of Devashayam Pillai's martyrdom forms part of a largely obscure historical narrative. Born as Neelakanta Pillai, he was a Nair noble in the palace of king Marthanda Varma and was executed following his conversion to ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago
The Hindu

Seat of royalty

The Padmanabhapuram palace served as the setting for many significant episodes in the history of erstwhile Travancore Within the ancient Kalkulam fortification is the sprawling Padmanabhapuram palace complex, an early administrative headquarters ...
 The Hindu2 months ago
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