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5 Astonishing Tourist Attractions of Rich South Indian Culture

5 Astonishing Tourist Attractions of Rich South Indian Culture

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The South Indian cultures known as the most fascinating and tranquil attractions are countless.
The South Indian cultures known as the most fascinating and tranquil attractions are countless.

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5 Astonishing Tourist Attractions of Rich South Indian Culture
 The South Indian cultures known as the most fascinating and tranquilattractions are countless. But we will introduce you with some unique and out-of-the-world South Indian Cultural attractions which will give you thecherished glimpse of rich lifestyle of South India and will make you book
 then and there!
South Indian Cultural Attractions
1.
 
Carnatic Music
: Originated in 15
th
Century, Carnatic is the classical music
of Southern India. “Kriti” is its most usual form, which is composed from
Raga (melody) and Tala (Rhythm). This is said to be fantastic concentrationof improvisation.In Chennai Music Festival, about 1000 performances are organized and thisfestival is held from the mid of December to mid of January every year.2.
 
Kathakali
: The very own and ancient combo of dance and drama,Kathakali is the most traditional dance in Kerala. You may be watching thedancers with grotesque borders and red bloodshot eyes on the televisionsince childhood. When you see their performance, you will notice they areexpressing a mythological cum meaningful story with their subtle dancemoves. In order to learn Kathakali dance art, the performers have to do eyeexercises for many hours and undergo passionate training.If you want to see Kathakali performance, you can head to Kerala KathakaliCentre or Cochin Cultural Centre. You can also explore other dance formsalong with Kathakali in many theatres of Cochin.3.
 
Local Festivals
: You can easily involve yourself in the rich traditionalcultures of South India by joining the celebration of two most prominentSouth Indian festivals
 – 
Onam and Pongal in Kerala and Tamil Nadurespectively. When the Onam festival held in Thrissur, men perform thePulikkali Art by parading around at the getup of tiger.Also, Kerala is famous for Elephant Festival. The most integral part of temple celebrations, Elephant Festivals held across Kerala and run forabout 10 years.

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