Cherai Features

Cherai is now an internationally reputed Tourist Centre, about 30 KMs from the Cochin Port, reputed to be the ‘Queen of Arabian Sea’. The long island, once a sandy stretch, now touched by beauteous homes inhabited by fairly prosperous segments of society lead happy lives with rich cultural contents. The accompanying sketch will help to fix a mental frame of this part of GOD’S OWN COUNTRY.

Cherai Beach, Vypeen
Cherai is considered to be one of the virgin beaches of Kerala. It is a virtual feast to the eyes and ears of the discerning tourist on the hunt for some real beach experience, without the crowd and pollution. Situated 25 kms from Cochin offers .. . (Read More Places at Kochi, The Queen of Arabian Sea. Enjoy:)

Sahodaran Ayyappan
Sahodaran was born in Cherai. A brief hint to the social conditions of Kerala is necessary to understand the family background of Sahodaran Ayyappan and his extraordinary personality. (Read more at the [Feature]: Sahodaran Ayyappan)

Biographies of Sahodaran Ayyappan
There are biographies of Sahodaran in Malayalam, the first one by Advocate K.A.Subramanian and the second by Prof. M.K.Sanu, former M.L.A. In addition, an anthology containing articles by the socio-political leaders and literary men of the time was prepared by an eminent historian and scholar-writer, P.K.Balakrishnan.

We would solicit information to make a biography of Sahodaran Ayyappan in English, from all those who possess such biographical details.

Please find more information in the following links:-
Biographies of Sahodaran Ayyappan
Sahodaran Ayyappan, An Inherited Genius
Schooling and Education
Judicious Decisions and Vypeen Island, Kochi
Sketch of Cherai, Vypin, Parur Taluk, Central Kerala

Oceanarium Vypeen

The Oceanarium project at New Vypeen, the coastline of the Arabian Sea is complemented by many features. Attractions will include a Marine Park, International Marine Biological Research Centre, Centre for Marine . .. Read more