"Kerala" Essays and Research Papers

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Kerala, the ‘God’s Own Country’, lies in the extreme Southern part of India. It has an area of 38863 sq. km and a population of 3.18 crores. Kochi, or more familiarly, Cochin is a city of many parts. Around for a long, long time, Kochi played a pivotal role in the development of shipping and trade in the region. Kochi's prime location on the west coast, its fine bay and protected harbor made it popular with seafarers and merchant ships who made frequent stops to stock up on spices, coffee...

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The God Of Small Things, By Arundhati Roy

in both wonderful and cruel ways. She comes from a Syrian Christian family that can’t be count as wealthy at all. Then she married an outsider, a Bengali, got divorced within a couple of years and came back to Ayemenem to live with her mother. In Kerala, everyone has what is called a tharawaad. If you don't have a father, there’s no way you can have a tharawaad. Without tharawaad, you're a person without an address. I grew up in Ayemenem, the village in which The God of Small Things is set. Given...

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Article About Rural Industries in Indian Economy

Rubber is one of the significant commercial crops in India. Rubber Industry in India has accounted for a production of 6.49 lakh tons for the year 2006. Places in India where rubber is cultivated include areas of southwest Konkan and Malabar Coast in Kerala and in some areas of Tamil Nadu. a. Fisheries in Rural India The fish production rate in India has witnessed a remarkable growth since 1995-96. The National Program of Developing Fish Seeds, Fish Farmers' Development Agencies and Brackish Water...

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conservation of western ghats

slopes of Western Ghats of Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg districts are steep slopes that serve as origins of many west-flowing rivers and are clothed with rich forest cover mostly protected as sacred groves and as private forest," The sacred groves of Kerala, which are rich in biodiversity, would come under the category. If the Kasturirangan report is accepted, any builder could raze the sacred groves and construct structures there, gadgil said shifting to organic farming ...

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Sustainable Tourism

Background kumarakom is situated on the banks of the Vembanad Kayal (backwater), 10 km. west of the Kottayam District Head Quarters in Kerala. Kumarakom, a backwater tourism hub is gaining strategic place in on the tourist map due to its natural charm and aesthetic beauty. Tourism development in Kumarakom started with the lease of KTDC land in the bird sanctuary area to Taj Kerala Resorts Limited in the 1989. Tourism has developed rapidly in the area hence Prime Minister A B Vajpayee’s visit in 2000 December...

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course of time, KMML changed hands three times over. In 1956 it was taken over by the state government and was placed under the control of the industries department. The unit was subsequently converted as a limited company in 1972 by the name of ‘The Kerala Minerals and Metals Ltd.’  with the following broad objectives. 1.Optimum utilisation of mineral wealth found along the sea coast of Kollam-Alappuzha Districts. 2.Large scale generation of employment in the state in general. 3.Overall growth...

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Anita Nair

Anita Nair is a popular Indian English writer. She was born at Shornur in the state of Kerala. She was working as the creative director of an advertising agency in Bangalore when she wrote her first book, a collection of short stories called Satyr of the Subway, which she sold to Har-Anand Press. The book won her a fellowship from the Virginia Center for Creative Arts. Her second book was published by Penguin India, and was the first book by an Indian author to be published by Picador USA. She has...

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STATE COUNCIL OF EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH AND TRAINING(SCERT), KERALA STATE LEVEL NATIONAL TALENT SEARCH EXAMINATION (STATE LEVEL NTSE) 2014 - 2015 ADMISSION CARD Roll Number 216206 Photo [To be attested by the head of the Institution] Examination Centre GOVT HSS FOR BOYS,KARAMANA, Date of Examination : 02/11/2014 Name of Student : DEVIKA LAKSHMI.P.S Class Studying : Name of Father : SAJU.P.L Name of School : CHRIST NAGAR HIGHER SECONDARY SCHOOL,KOWDIAR.P.O,TRIVANDR UM-695003 Educational...

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(1N) & ALLEPPEY/KUMARAKAM HOUSEBOAT (1N) Day 1: Cochin – Munnar (140 Km) SEASONZ INDIA HOLIDAYS ROYALE PLAZA,BRIDGE ROAD,ALUVA,KOCHI-683101 PHONE 0484-4015115;09539115115 Munnar, a mist lush green hill station up in the Annamalai range of Kerala. Munnar's tea gardens some of the highest in the world, stretch up the sides of the hills and are interspersed with pockets of forest rich in wildlife.        Arrive at Cochin. When you arrive at Cochin airport/ railway station you will...

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Kahakinte Kala Analysis

dickens, Chekhov. The writers who practised this kind of fiction were using the fictional medium to make a point or two about society. They belong to the generation of Malayalam writer who were attempting to fictionalise across the public life of Kerala a generation earlier. Providing a formal shape to the experience of the renaissance was for them also a way of coming to terms with its social and political energy. A number of writers including Thakazhi Sivasankara Pillai, Ponkunnam Varky, Kesava...

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