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Important Points about Kerala






Kerala Capital:Thiruvananthapuram
Language:Malayalam
Formation: 1 November 1956
Districts:14
Known as: Spice Garden of India
– The lowest positive population
growth rate in India
-Highest in sex ratio – 1084: 1000
-2nd highest in literacy rate
(1st is Tripura)
Physical Characteristics
Kerala is divided into 3 geographical regions-
-Highlands
-Midlands
-Lowlands
Major Rivers
-Periyar flowing from Chokkampatti
Mala (Kerala) to the Kodangalloor Lake
-Bharathapuzha (Nila) flowing
from Anamalai (Tamil Nadu)
to the Arabian Sea
-Pamba flowing from Peermedu
(Idukki, Kerala)
to the Vembanad Lake
Major Regional Festivals
Onam, Vishu, Thiruvathiram,Thrissur Pooram, Christamas
Major Art Forms
-Kathakali, Mohiniyattam,
Chakyar Koothu,
Theyyam, Ottamthullal,
Nangiar Koothu,
Koodiyattam, Panchavadyam,
Margomkali
-Martial arts – Kalaripayattu

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