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Karyavattom & Kazhakkoottam: A Tale of Two Villages

Karyavattom and Kazhakkoottam were once the outskirts of Thiruvananthapuram city. Eventually, these sleepy villages became a ‘Technopolis‘. The Kerala University campus is 50 years old and Technopark is 25. Technocity and The Sportshub stadium are recent additions. High rise flats … Continue reading

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A Preview of the Book ‘Thrippadi Daanam’ by Uma Maheshwari

“When Travancore King Anizham Thirunal Marthanda Varma surrendered his country to Lord Sree Padmanabha through an act referred to as ‘Thrippadi Daanam‘, it shows the devotion, courage, love and affection towards Lord Sree Padbhanabha by the Travancore Kingdom.” Today Mathrubhumi Books … Continue reading

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Napier Museum to be given a makeover

Sourced from The Hindu dated 29.09.2011.  Posting in full for annotation reasons.  Our thanks to The Hindu A lovely photo of the Museum building with the article: Art historians and conservationists will study the priceless artefacts housed in the 131-year-old … Continue reading

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