A Peek Into The History of St. Antony’s Roman Catholic Latin Shrine

St. Antony’s Roman Catholic Latin Shrine in Kaloor, Kochi, is famous for the beautiful experiences that the church gives to its believers. St. Antony and his wonders are numerous, and people who place their trust in the saint will never be disappointed.  Hence, the church is also called Kaloor Church. St. Antony, born as Fernando… Continue reading A Peek Into The History of St. Antony’s Roman Catholic Latin Shrine

Munroe Island – Weekend Getaway

Munroe Island is a great weekend getaway for those looking for a lovely, scenic location to hang out. Located in Kollam, and comprising of tiny 80 islands, the place is a dream. Here is a short guide on how you can travel to Munroe Island for the weekend and make the trip count.  About Munroe Island… Continue reading Munroe Island – Weekend Getaway

History – The Story That Made Parassinikkadavu Muthappan So Popular

There was a time when Malayalam movies of a decade or two ago mentioned a deity called Parassinikkadavu Muthappan … People not familiar with the story of the deity would wonder why the characters in the movies often call to him for help or assistance. In this article, we venture to explain how Parassinikkadavu Muthappan… Continue reading History – The Story That Made Parassinikkadavu Muthappan So Popular

Bet You Didn’t Know How these Kerala Towns Got their Names

Bet you didn’t know how these Kerala towns got their names

When you sift through the sands of time, you can see a lot of interesting and unique things. And in a country as culturally diverse as India, there is no dearth of things you can be amazed at. In this article, we will be exploring the names of towns in Kerala and how they got… Continue reading Bet You Didn’t Know How these Kerala Towns Got their Names

History – A Peek into Vallarpadam Church’s Past

  The Vallarpadam Church of the Basilica of Our Lady of Ransom is a place of worship with an interesting history of its own. Located in Ernakulam, Kerala, the church was built by the Portuguese Missionaries in the year 1524. The main deity in the church is Holy Mary, and she is also fondly known… Continue reading History – A Peek into Vallarpadam Church’s Past