Kerala, a state in , is known as a tropical paradise of waving palms and wide, sandy beaches. Kerala is also known by God's own is a narrow strip of coastal territory that slopes down the Western Ghats in a cascade of lush, green vegetation and reaches the Arabian sea.

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is a cosmopolitan city in with a bustling commercial port.

Located near the southern tip of mainland India, , is the capital city of in .

is a hill station in the state of .


is a region in . The name of the region is thought to be derived from the Malayalam words mala and vaaram, westernized into -bar.

covers 3 districts located middle of state.

is in in . It includes the districts of Kollam, Thiruvananthapuram, and Kanyakumari.

is in in . The cuisine of is a meat lover's delight, with lot of emphasis on chicken, beef, mutton and pork.

Backwaters in is a network of 1500 km of canals both manmade and natural, 38 rivers and 5 big lakes extending from one end of Kerala to the other.

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Arabic:  كيرلا Armenian:  Կերալա Belarusian:  Керала Bengali:  কেরল Bihari :  केरल Bishnupriya:  কেরালা Bulgarian:  Керала Chinese:  喀拉拉邦 Chuvash:  Керала Czech:  Kérala Dhivehi:  ކެރެލާ Egyptian Arabic:  كيرالا Esperanto:  Keralao Georgian:  კერალა Greek:  Κεράλα Gujarati:  કેરળ Hebrew:  קרלה Hindi:  केरल Japanese:  ケーララ州 Kannada:  ಕೇರಳ Korean:  케랄라 주 Latin:  Malabaria Macedonian:  Керала Malayalam:  കേരളം
Malayalam:  േകരളം Marathi:  केरळ Nepali:  केरला Newari:  केरल Oriya:  କେରଳ Panjabi:  ਕੇਰਲਾ Persian:  کرالا Russian:  Керала Sanskrit:  केरळराज्यम् Scottish Gaelic:  Cearala Serbian:  Керала Slovak:  Kérala Tajik:  Керала Tamil:  கேரளம் Telugu:  కేరళ Thai:  รัฐเกรละ Tibetan:  ཀེ་ར་ལཱ། Ukrainian:  Керала Urdu:  کیرلا Western Panjabi:  کیرالہ Yiddish:  קעראלא Keralam Q1186

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