THE GOD'S OWN COUNTRY
Official Bird-Hornbill (Vezhambal)
Official Flower-The Indian laburnum (Kanikkonna)
Official Tree-Coconut Palm
The Aranmula Boat Race the oldest river boat fiesta in Kerala, the south western State of India is held during Onam (August-September). It takes place at Aranmula, near a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Krishna and Arjuna.