Tag Archives: Thumba

Popular film locations in Thiruvananthapuram

Did you know that Thiruvananthapuram is where it all began for Malayalam cinema? In 1930, J.C. Daniel shot Vigathakumaran in his own studio, the now non-existent Travancore National Pictures at Pattom and since then the city has been a preferred location for … Continue reading

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Article: Recollection on the Birth of India’s First Rocket Launching Station

Its 21th November 1963. A beautiful day with clear skies. History is about to be created at the small coastal village of Thumba in Thiruvananthapuram. A bicycle carrying a cone-shaped device trundles onto the sandy beach. A small team of … Continue reading

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Exploring Thiruvananthapuram

The last edition of Mathrubhumi Yathra Magazine explores Thiruvananthapuram to a great extent. It is worth to keep the edition for any travel enthusiast. It also includes some good articles which showcase our history and culture. Courtesy: Mathrubhumi Yathra Print … Continue reading

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