One of their greatest contributions to ancient Kerala was the popularisation of elementary education in the countryside.
The decision was taken based on the assessment that it was difficult to perform the ritual by adhering to social distancing norms and other pandemic protocols.
The decision was made after test positivity rate in Guruvayur Municipality dropped under 6%
From Kottayam, if you take the Erattupetta-Pala route, you will reach this six-century old palace called Poonjar Palace.
The holy town of Udupi, situated in coastal Karnataka, is home to the Sri Krishna Matha which was founded by one of the greatest saints, philosophers and religious reformers of India – Srila Madhyacharya in the 13th century.
Here is a list of some of the most mysterious yet marvellous temples from across India.
The age-old Ayyappancoil Sastha temple is a place of historic importance located on the banks of the Periyar River.
Paramekkavu and Thiruvambady Devaswoms - the two major organisers of Pooram festival - agreed to organise the festival without spectators.
At temples, devotees will not be allowed in but poojas will continue.
Thousands of people paid their last respects to Karnan when the tusker’s body was kept at Mangalamkunnu before the funeral, which took place in Walayar forest in the evening.