Friday, 25 May 2018

ഭാരതത്തിലൂടെ - കൊച്ചുകൊച്ചൊരു കൊച്ചി

"കൊച്ചുകൊച്ചൊരു കൊച്ചി
ഓള് നീലക്കടലിൻറെ മോള് 
പണ്ടുപണ്ടൊരു നാള്... "


കൊച്ചി മുതൽ കൊടുങ്ങല്ലൂർ വരെ, 
ചരിത്രമുറങ്ങുന്ന വഴികളിലൂടെ...


Jewish Synagogue (Pardeshi Synagouge), Mattancherry 


This is the oldest Jewish Synagogue among all the Jewish Synagogues that exist in the Commonwealth Countries.

                          The historical Clock Tower outside the Synagogue 

Shops on either sides of the Jew Street








Pazhayannoor Bhagavathy Temple next to
Mattancherry Archaeological Museum 



St. Fransis Chrch, Fort Cochin 




The old type of fan (a long piece of white embroidered cloth 
fixed to a wooden frame and controlled with the strings 
attached to it)  inside the church.









Cochin's Cheenavala(the Chinese fishing net) is world famous. 











ചീനവല  പ്രവർത്തിപ്പിക്കുന്നതിൽ
വിദഗ്ദ്ധരായ തൊഴിലാളികൾ 






                              


                              


Cheraman Juma Masjid, Kodungalloor
The first mosque in India


Palayoor 
Palayoor, near Kodungalloor in Trichur District is a Christian pilgrimage centre in connection with  St. Thomas who came to Kerala to propogate Christ's message  . The adjacent Palayoor St. Thomas Church, Thaliyakulam, Boatkulam and India Christian Historical Museum are  the major attractions here.
                       






Thaliyakulam -The baptismal pond  



St.Thomas baptizing the local people





Boatkulam
The place where St. Thomas landed by travelling in a boat from Musiris,the present Kodungalloor. We can see a model of the boat in which St. Thomas traveled.



India Christian Historical Museum