Idukki Dam

A girl passing the massive Idukki dam

At nearly 600 ft. the Idukki dam is one of the tallest arch dams in the world. It is constructed across a gorge between two historic hills to harness the waters of Periyar River for generation of electricity at Moolamattom.

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Boat at Ernakulam jetty
Boat at Ernakulam jetty

A tourist boat at the jetty behind Taj Hotel Kochi.Not an additional mode of delivery by

Boat on Paravur Lake

Boat on Paravur Lake, Kollam District, Kerala
A country Boat on Paravur Lake, Kollam District, Kerala

Taken from the Aquasserene Resort. The resort is surrounded on three sides by the Paravur backwaters. The Puttingal devi temple where the fire tragedy took place is only about 5 Kms from this place.

Matter of Luck

CA aspirants in front of an astrologer
CA aspirants in front of an astrologer

We all know that the pass percentage in CA examination is very low. It may be a matter of luck too. Otherwise, why should these CA aspirants from Ernakulam line up in front of an astrologer? (the board in Malayalam reads. ‘Jyotisham, Prasnam, Bhagyaratnam, Jyotisham classes etc’.)

Taken with iPhone 5

Trivandrum, God’s Own Capital

Sri Ananthapadmanabhaswamy TempleLord Vishnu, reclining on the serpent, Anantha, is the presiding deity of Trivandrum, the capital city of Kerala. The temple in East Fort forms the hub of the city. The erstwhile rulers of Travancore, dedicated everything to the Lord and vowed to rule as His servants.