Kerala Tourism has recently introduced a cool gesture controlled website. Kerala Tourism being one of the best tourism boards in the world is embracing technology at a faster pace. A good example for it is development of such an advanced website. It is the first tourism website of it’s kind to use such an updated technology in India. When you login to this website, you will really feel like you are getting wet in the monsoons of Kerala.

For using this website, all you need is a webcam and Google Chrome browser. Click on this website You can just wave hands in front of the camera to slide through the charming pages with attractive images of land, sky and people completely enjoying nature’s phenomena. Check this website to know how it feels when it rains in Kerala. You will blindly say Kerala is truly God’s own country. This website is developed as part of Kerala Tourism’s Monsoon Campaign.

Monsoon is a period of heavy downpour. The Southwest Monsoon that arrives in the month of June is called Edavappathy, as it comes in the middle of the month of Edavam on the Malayalam Calendar. Mid October witnesses the arrival of the Northeast Monsoon. In the Malayalam calendar this month is called Thulam and hence the name Thulavarsham meaning the ‘The Rains in Thulam’. Now the gathering rain clouds are from the Bay of Bengal.

As nature make back with the rains, it is rejuvenation time for humans too. According to Ayurveda, Monsoon is the best season for rejuvenation therapies. The factors that make monsoon the favorite season is the splashing waters, intoxicating smell of the wet earth etc. Monsoon comes as a boon after long months of hot climate. It is a change to the climate and temperature when the monsoon arrives after the summer months and also a relief from the dust and heat.

So stay tuned to this website to get more updates and enjoy the full fledged beauty of monsoons in Kerala.

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Yogitha, loves to write, on just about anything. Realising her passion not too late in life, she managed to complete her Masters in Communication from Women's Christian College, Chennai. Currently, she works as a Technical Writer with Cognizant. A complete 'sitcom buff'', her current must see list has 'The Big Bang Theory' right on top!

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