Vizhinjam Rock Cut Caves
Vizhinjam Rock Cut Cave basically constitutes the rock cut sculptures
of the 18th century in the cave temple at Vizhinjam. The granite cave
here encloses a one-celled shrine with a loose sculpture of Vinandhara
Dakshinamurthi. The outer wall of the cave depicts half-complete reliefs
of the Hindu God Shiva with Goddess Parvathi.
Prime Attractions of Trivandrum
The Aaranmula Boat Race is staged each year in the
scenic village of Aaranmula in August/ September. This river carnival is
part of the Aaranmula Temple festival. more..
Varkala is a sea side resort, as well as an important
Hindu centre of pilgrimage. High cliffs with rich mineral springs rise
majestically from the coastline. The 2,000 year old Janardana Swamy
Temple and the Nature Centre are the two main attractions here