The devotees come to pray on Sunday (5th July 2015) at the shrine of Sufi saint Hazrat Naseeruddin Mahmud Roshan Chirag Dilli
In ‘Statue’ ( a landmark in Trivandrum) among the many statues these iron casted fencing and sculpture of Shri Velu Thampy Dalawa one never forget. Then the secretariat in Trivandrum where most of the political drama take place.
The Kerala Government Secretariat: Over 140 years old, the building’s foundation stone was laid by His Highness Ayilyam Thirunal, the Maharaja of Travancore in 1865 and was completed in 1869. The original structure was planned to accommodate Travancore Royal Durbar Hall where the King meet his council of ministers on monthly basis. It was designed and built under Barton, the then chief engineer of Travancore and incorporates elements of Roman and Dutch architecture.
Velayudhan Chempakaraman Thampi (1765–1809) was the Dalawa or Prime Minister of the Indian kingdom of Travancore between 1802 and 1809 during the reign of His Highness Maharajah Bala Rama Varma Kulasekhara Perumal. He is best known for being one of the earliest individuals to rebel against the British East India Company’s supremacy in India. (Text:WIKI)
A launch Polo show at the heritage town of Anandpur Sahib organised by the Anandpur Sahib Heritage Foundation, A charitable trust founded by Sodhi Vikram Singh. The three-day event from 11th April that ends with Baisakhi at the Sodhi Gurbachan Singh Senior Secondary Khalsa School ground, Anandpur Sahib.International polo player Sodhi Vikram Singh has larger plans to revive the heritage of Anandpur Sahib and traditional sports too. He added that In coming years to introduce scholarships for researchers who is interest to work on Anandpur Sahib.