Komarakam: The Land of the Oracle

Komaram or Velichapad is an oracle in Kerala.  Komarams have their ritual origin in the ancient Dravidian and Sangham ages of South India.  There are plenty of place names associated with these ancient oracles all around the ancient Tamil country or the ancient Tamilakam.  Kanya Komari the cape of the peninsula, Komaranallur in Kottayam and […]

Christmas Birding in Kumarakam

I could also see a snipe, plenty of waders, egrets, cormorants, raptors, teals and much much more.  It was a bright, blue sunny day and the new designed Kumarakam corridor is a delight to ride. Related posts: Aquilas of Vembanad Osprey of the Vembanad Gulls Reach Kutipuram Kumarakam: The Winged Visitors are Still Here! Shorebirds […]