Mystiques of Malabar

Theyyam and Padayani during the onam festival in my city. Theyyam is vigorously red while Padayani soothes you through green. Both combine dance, music, colours and believes from tribal culture which lately found a place in the main stream.

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A proper holiday!

A peaceful holiday at the beautiful hill station of K.Gudi in BR hills.  In the rain shadow region of the western ghats, K Gudi remained cool and serene even during summer.  The early morning jungle safari in an open jeep gave a geat view of the hills and lovely sanctuary. Night hours in cottages and tents are lit…