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Thirumeny Cultural Centre

Temple Rd., Munnar 685612, India
+91 94478 27696
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Don't miss the Kalaripayittu here

There are several places where Kathakali and Kalaripayittu shows are held. One at Thirumeny... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Suresh1122
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Bengaluru, India
Nice Kalari fight show

We got a chance to watch the kalari fight show, traditional fight from Kerala. There are lot of wow... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Magesh Babu P
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Chennai (Madras), India
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Temple Rd., Munnar 685612, India
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+91 94478 27696
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

There are several places where Kathakali and Kalaripayittu shows are held. One at Thirumeny Culture Centre near Munnar town. Another at Punnarjani which is around 9 kms away from Munnar town. Typically one hour of Kathakali show followed by one hour of Kalaripayittu show. Kathakali...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We got a chance to watch the kalari fight show, traditional fight from Kerala. There are lot of wow moments in this one hour long program. Program was from 6 - 7pm. Kathak was at 5-6, which we missed it. Ticket price is 300, little...More

Thank Magesh Babu P
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

The ticket price is 300 for each performance.... Kathak from 5pm to 6p..marshal art from 6pm to 7pm.....................

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is approx a 2 hour show and must watch.We enjoyed the Kathakali performance and artist interaction with the crowd. The narration was pretty difficult to follow as it was slightly accented.

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

This cultural show is certainly unique and was slightly unexpected. It was split into two halves, each an hour long. The first part is seeing the traditional dancing, they spent time demonstrating each move including the more intricate eye movements and facial expressions. This was...More

Thank Heather A
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

A traditinal show of Kathakali & kalaripayattu (each show priced~ 300 INR per head; 1 hr each) If you are a classical/art lover, do not miss this show.

Thank Shashank P
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Kathakali is very interesting if you know what to look for and pay attention to. It's a form to tell a story with the body expressions and dresses. We didn't see when they put the make up on, this is probably the most interesting thing....More

Thank Sallyann K
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Kalaripayattu and Kathakali are two major forms which are considered "must watch". I was skeptical about attending Kathakali but I chose to attend "Kalaripayattu" a 01 hour show and I was spell bound. The performance by 6 pro artists was AMAZING and I cudnt take...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2017

While I can see why it may not be everyone's cup of tea, I thought that the kalaripayattu was awesome! I'm someone interested in practicing practical martial arts (e.g. brazil jiu-jitsu) so I found it fascinating seeing a show around a very old martial art...More

1  Thank Elton P
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

We paid 300Rs per person per show and we felt it was definitely well worth it. We arrived early to watch the makeup process for the Kathakali artists. Good simple introduction to the performing arts. The stage was basic and the seating was on basic...More

1  Thank Mario R
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