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Kanya Kumari

Kanya Kumari

Kanya Kumari – The Abode of Virgin Goddess

Kanyakumari the land of sun rise and set
Kanyakumari is a stunning place where a tourist is able to witness natures color while the sun rises and sets. This is the only place where one can witness two spectacular events of nature and that is while the sun sets in the west, the moon rises in the east at the same time that too from the same spot but on the full moon days.  Apart from this Kanyakumari is the only place in the world where three mighty oceans that is – the Indian Ocean, the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal flowing together. Visit Kanyakumari to observe its extravagance and also to laze around in its lasting glory.

History of Kanya Kumari
This pioneer focus determines its name from the Virgin goddess Kanyakumari, to whom the temple is devoted. As per a legend, goddess Parashakti, in one of her incarnations as Devi Kanya, did penance here to marry Shiva. But she could not fulfill her desire, she promised to remain a Virgin (Kanya) ever after.

Major Places of attractions in Kanya Kumari

Kanyakumari Temple: The Kumari Amman or the Kanyakumari Temple, settled on the sea shore, is devoted to a materialization of Parvati, the virgin deity who did penance to marry Lord Shiva. The nose-ring of the deity made of diamonds is illustrious for its luminous splendor and is visible even from the sea.

Baywatch: Baywatch is a water theme carnival at Sunset Point and is home to India's first wax exhibition hall. Baywatch is located in Kanyakumari. It has an exceptionally acclaimed water entertainment park that is particularly suitable for families.

Gandhi Memorial: Gandhi Memorial is the spot where the ashes of Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of Nation were kept before immersing it in the holy waters. The building is constructed in such a way that on 2 October, Mahatma Gandhi's birthday the first flashes of the sun falls on the accurate spot where his ashes were reserved.

Vivekananda Rock Memorial: Vivekananda Rock Memorial is a standout amongst the most engaging places to see in the southern part of India. Vivekananda Rock Memorial stands on highest point of two rocks that are arranged about 500 meters off the isle.

Courtallam Falls : Courtallam Falls is a stunning waterscape set up in the city and is having  an extremely renowned appeal for which a lot of people come to stopover in great numbers annually.
Kamarajar Manimandapam: Kamarajar Manimandapam is a landmark that is loaded with a rich cultural legacy. This construction, where the ashes of Kamarajar were kept for the public to pay respect before submerging into the ocean is today extensively traveled to by the people of the state to confirm their appreciation.

Tiruvalluvar: Close to the Vivekananda Memorial, you will find an impressive 40 meter high statue of Tiruvalluvar, the Tamil poet of 1st century BC. He is the one who had written the classic Thirukkural, a lot measured as one of the supreme creations in Tamil literature.
Wax Museum: Wax Museum is located in Kanyakumari. The display center houses all the paramount figures of the Indian History as well as the world history in wax shape. The wax figures are sensible and the Wax Museum is reminiscent of its renowned worldwide compliments in London. There are likewise numerous current global figures like the wax complement of Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Things to buy in Kanyakumari:

Handicraft Items of sea shells: If you love decorating you house in an elegant way then we guess you must collect Handicraft Items of sea shells from Kanyakumari. You can even gift your friends and family members these awesome handicraft piece of Sea Shells.



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