Sunday, 19 November 2017


A legendary Hindu Rajput queen, mentioned in Padmavat, an Awadhi language epic poem written by Sufi poet Malik Muhammad Jayasi in 1540.According to Padmavat, she was the wife of Ratan Sen (called Rawal Ratan Singh in later legends), the Rajput ruler of Mewar. In 1303, Alauddin Khalji, the Turko-Afghan ruler of the Delhi Sultanate, laid siege to the Chittor Fort in Rajputana. According to Padmavat, Khilji led the invasion motivated by his desire to capture Rani Padmini. The men of the city stormed out in a final mortal sally to kill as many of the enemy before falling. Rani Padmini is said to have committed jauhar (self-immolation) along with all the other women of the city to protect their honour and to avoid being captured by Khalji.

Padmavathi- Film

Padmavati is an upcoming Indian epic period drama film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, based on the epic poem Padmavat (1540) by Malik Muhammad Jayasi. The film features Deepika Padukone in the title role as Rani Padmavati, alongside Shahid Kapoor as Maharawal Ratan Singh and Ranveer Singh as Sultan Alauddin Khalji, with Aditi Rao Hydari and Jim Sarbh in supporting roles. Initially scheduled for release on 1 December 2017, the film has been indefinitely postponed following numerous controversies

Friday, 17 November 2017

Malayalam calendar 2018

Thrissur pooram light decoration During pooram, Thrissur, Kerala, India

Thursday, 16 November 2017

Government Botanical Gardens, Ooty, Tamil Nadu.

The Government Botanical Garden is situated in OOTY also known as Udhagamandalam, near Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu state. The foundation stone was laid out in 1848.Operated by Horticulture Department, Government of Tamil Nadu, It covers an area of around 55 hectares.

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Chembai sangeetolsavam began

Chembai sangeetolsavam,a famous musical festival conducted by Guruvayoor Srikrishna temple began yesterday.Thousands of musicians will participate the  15 days long festival.

Mandalam season began.

Mandalam season, the pilgrimage season to Sabarimala Sree Dharma Sastha Temple started today.

Thrissur Pooram, Kudamattam, Thrissur, Kerala, South India