An incredible Panorama of God's Own Country

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    India is the land of festivals, especially southern part of the country is blessed with fantastic festivals and cultural programs. This part of India is already known as God's Own country. The tiny state surrounded by mountains and Sea, the land of back waters and coconut trees. Yes! It is Kerala, the one and only place in the world where you can find numerous Temples, Mosques and Churches sharing the same space and creating a bond of religious harmony. 
Bhagavathy Theyyam  
      Theyyam is also known as Kaliyattam, it is a ritual dance popular in north Kerala or the erstwhileKolathunadu. Theyyam incorporates dance, mime and music and enshrines the rudiments of ancient tribal cultures which attached great importance to the worship of heroes and the spirits of ancestors. Around 400 Theyyams are performed, the most spectacular ones are those ofRaktha ChamundiKari Chamundi, Muchilottu Bhagavathi, Wayanadu Kulaven, Gulikan and Pottan. These are performed in front of shrines, sans stage or curtains.

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