Abhyanga (Oil Body Massage)

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Abhyanga in Sanskrit means to make the body parts glow. It is derived from two words, Abha and Anga meaning Glow and body part respectively. It is one of the most common massage practiced in Ayurveda and is considered as Snehana or Oleation Therapy. A verse in Ayurveda text says, “Abhyangamachareth Nityam…” ie. Abhyanga must be practiced every day. It is an inevitable pre-procedure to any treatments practiced in Ayurveda. It can be done locally or entirely according to the condition. An expert masseur can identify the knots/painful points/inflammation on the body while doing Abhyanga. The massage covers head, face …..

7 Yoga Exercise to start your day

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Yoga is a magical healing process for your mind and body which has its origin in India. Yoga has been in practice since 3000 years. There are many asana and yoga exercise all of which have amazing benefits. Practicing yoga in the morning is a great way to start your day. Here we are going to tell you about seven yoga asanas for chakra stimulation that can be added to your daily routine and make you energized. Practice these exercise to get in touch with your energy centers and channel more confidence, Joy and creativity into your life. Chakras are …..

Houseboat Cruise In Kerala – Experience Backwaters of Kerala

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  A holiday to “gods own country” will not be over without a cruise on the lake. Where houses sail over backwaters, where every backwater cruise is an experience.Go on board a dream voyage on an exquisitively built house boat. Experience the beauty of Kerala backwaters and be inspired by the timeless expanse of the Vembanadu Lake. Houseboats also known as kettuvallams are an important tourist attraction in Kerala. A houseboat cruise through the inter-connected water ways in Kerala is an experience not to be missed. Kerala, known for its beaches, mountains, lakes, forests, wildlife & Ayurveda has another important …..

Multi cuisine restaurants in Cochin (Kochi)

Multi Cuisine Restaurants Kerala is famous for its rich cuisine which has been molded over the years through a tasty mix of Arabian, British, French and Malabari influence. As the state shares its borders with the Arabian Sea, an   array of delicious coastal flavors can be savored here. There are a large number of restaurants that specialize in a variety of cuisines. Many such restaurants are operated by Abad Hotels and Resorts in their properties across Kerala .Restaurants in the key places in Cochin include café canopy(mg road) café mattancherry(chullikal), Kadaloram, Regency & café royale( mg road)  and down town(rajaji …..

Best Beaches In Kerala

Top Beaches in Kerala Kerala is said to be one of the top destinations for beaches in India. Kerala has always been known for its flawless landscape of green and blue. The beaches in Kerala are among the best in India.  Here are the best beaches in Kerala: Kovalam Beach Kovalam is one of the most popular places to visit in Kerala, it is a beach town on the Arabian Sea coast which was once a fishing village which later transformed to an important tourist destination in Kerala.The word kovalam means grove of coconut trees. The beach is perfect for …..

Tourist destinations in Alappuzha

Alappuzha Alappuzha the famous tourist destination in Kerala is located on the Arabian Sea coast. It is also called Alleppey and is known as the Venice of the east. It is located 70 km south of Cochin. The canals criss cross the town and connect to the Vembanad Lake. Alappuzha is said to be the oldest planned town in this region and the light house on the coast of the city is first of its kind to built along the sea coast.Alappuzha is the venue for the Nehru trophy boat race which held every year. The other attractions in Alappuzha area are …..

Responsible Tourism – Kerala

Responsible Tourism Kerala has become one of the top tourism destinations and considered as the trendsetters in the country. The availability of natural resources and skilled laborers, strong local governments, helpful entrepreneurial community, multitude of small enterprises, streams of professionals and academicians, responsive tourism industry and responsible media give the state a perfect setting to implement and apply responsible tourism. Responsible tourism was first introduced in four destinations; Kumarakom, thekkady, Kovalam and wayanad. Among those destinations kumarakom was honored by the tourism ministry.Kumarakom has the pride of being the first place in India to implement responsible tourism. At present it …..

Places to Visit in Thekkady

Places to Visit in Thekkady. Thekkady Thekkady, in Idukki district is an important tourist destination of kerala, the Periyar National Park. The town center is kumily. Thekkady is located on the Kerala-Tamil Nadu border. Thekkady is known for its dense evergreen forests and grass land home to different birds and animals. Thekkady has been considered as heaven for natural spices like cardamom, black pepper, ginger, cinnamon and clove. It is fascinating as the road to thekkady winds through tranquil area, tea plantations and thick forests. Periyar Wild Life Sanctuary Periyar national park is a reserved area in thekkady for wild …..

Places to Visit in Cochin

Places to Visit in Cochin Cochin (Kochi) – The Queen of Arabian Sea Cochin – Kochi is known as the Queen of Arabian Sea and is one of the prime destinations in Kerala. For over 600 years Kochi has been drawing traders and explorers and presently tourists. Situated in between the Arabian Sea and Western Ghats Cochin has been one of the most admired destination in the world. It is one of the finest natural Harbor’s in the world and was formed in the 14th century after a flood in Periyar River. Located 10 degree to the north of the …..

Visit Kerala 2015-16

Visit Kerala 2015-16 Visit Kerala 2015 is an initiative of Kerala tourism to promote the tourist destinations in Kerala was launched on 1st April 2015 with a wide varieties of events ranging from arts to sports. The campaign also conducts contests in the name “Visit Kerala Contest” for tourists who are spending their holiday in Kerala this year with special gifts and complementary vacation’s. Kerala tourism also host tourism roadshows in major cities in India as well as abroad to market our state. Kerala tourism will also launch a brand new theme campaign to showcase Kerala and its distinctive attractions, …..