Chinese Fishing Nets, Kochi, India

When you think about Kochi, the first image that conjures up in the mind is that of the Chinese fishing nets. Also known as ‘Cheenavala’ in Malayalam, these nets are over 500 years old and were first introduced by Chinese emperor Zheng He. Located at Fort Kochi, these cantilevered fishing accessories have over the years…

Happy Holi

Holi also known as the ‘festival of colors’ is one of the most enthusiastically celebrated festivals in India that signifies the victory of good over evil. People leave aside all enmity and come together to enjoy this colorful day by applying various colored gulal on each other amidst loud music and drums. Since today is…