An unopened jathi
Champakka - A bitter and soft fruit. Pink in colour when ripe.
Jathikka - Salty in taste,Mainly used for pickles(Achar). Seed used as spice.
A jathikka which started opening.
Rambootan - Found in colder regions like selam. A sweet fruit with a big seed covered by a white pulp.
Road filled with fog-An early morning sight along the road to Idukki.
Fog yet to be cleared fully.
Periyar is a protected area, and a Project Tiger nature
reserve in the South Indian State of Kerala, set high in
the mountains of the Western Ghats at the border to Tamil Nadu.
It lies in the districts of Idukki and Pathanamthitta.
The protected area covers an area of 777 km², out of which a
350 km² part of the core zone was made into the Periyar
National Park and Tiger Reserve, sometimes dubbed the Periyar
Wildlife Sanctuary. The park is often called by the name
thekkady also. Thekkady is located four km from Kumily,
approximately 100 km east of Alappuzha, 110 km west of
Madurai and 120 km southeast from Kochi.
This is a type of squirell,and am not sure about it's right name,if you know just post it as a comment.In malayalam it is called "Malayannaan",isn't so??Look at it's feet,four of the tightly holding to the branch...
Tiger (Puli)-A tiger resting on a rock.
Wide and Green-How cool the view is.........
A bird resting on a dry tree trunk.
A herd of some type of deers.
Wild ox,grazing.In malayalam its "Kaatt poth"
Oh what a scenary.This is really "God's own Country"
Keralas beautiful river and its riverbanks.
Houseboats add to it's beauty.Boats are the common way for transport for the people near backwaters of kerala.