Arts and Culture Travel Velakali April 26, 2012 Velakali performance | Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple, Trivandrum, Kerala, India Velakali is a ritual art performed at temples in Kerala during festival time. The performers are dressed up like traditional soldiers with shields and swords/long canes. 19.129686 72.815331 Share thisShare on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to email (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related #India#Kerala#Ritual#Thiruvananthapuram#Traditional Post navigation ← A heart melting smile Be gentle → 140 thoughts on “Velakali” Comment navigation Newer Comments → Merci pour ces explications. Cette image change un peu de tes portraits traditionnel. Reply ↓ Stunning photo. Love the color and deminions in it. How festive and informative. BE ENCOURAGED! BE BLESSED! Reply ↓ beutifull Joshi :) Reply ↓ tweeted it. lovely snap! Reply ↓ Well done Joshi, love the vibrance and the DOF. Reply ↓ lovelieee !!! Reply ↓ Great shot, – gorgeous colours! I just love this! Reply ↓ Fantastic!!!! Reply ↓ Really nice with the colourful man in the middle. Powerful dance ! Reply ↓ Hi Joshi, Thanks for sharing this. Never saw it before. Nice capture buddy. Reply ↓ Nice work..! Reply ↓ Perfect symmetry Reply ↓ Nice one.. Reply ↓ A brilliant composition as always :-) Reply ↓ great shot :) Reply ↓ lovely action moment freezed! Reply ↓ Very cool shot, reminds me of the movie ” Indiana Jones and the temple of Doom..:-)) Reply ↓ La démonstration doit être impressionnante en réelle. J’imagine le bruit de ces hommes. Reply ↓ beautiful!!! Reply ↓ superb Reply ↓ Wonderful composition and color. The depth of field is perfect, allowing me to focus on the action of the central figure. Reply ↓ Splendid shot – full of movement and colour Reply ↓ colorful and cool Reply ↓ Good framing, and nice colors ! Reply ↓ Good One ! Reply ↓ Excellent vantage point. Reply ↓ Nice! Reply ↓ बहुत सुंदर Reply ↓ stunning awe inspiring :) Reply ↓ Nice colors contrast. Reply ↓ What a pose, a shot, colours! Great job, Joshi! Reply ↓ Wow… Very interesting and so colorful ! A very beautiful photo. Have a lovely day :) Reply ↓ Awesome.. Loved the crimson. http://rajniranjandas.blogspot.in/2012/04/princess-of-hills.html Reply ↓ The symmetry, colors and action and just superb! Reply ↓ i like this :) Reply ↓ Wonderful color and motion. Reply ↓ Cool man, I really wish to travel to Kerala and shoot…the state comes alive in this space… Reply ↓ Great capture! Reply ↓ Great photo! Reply ↓ Beautiful clear photograph and wonderful colour. Reply ↓ awesome shot man! Love seeing stuff like this. Reply ↓ Beautiful shot and the colors are adding to the beauty of the shot! Reply ↓ Very rhythmic action shot…enjoyable image. Reply ↓ Nice shot! Reply ↓ KOOl stuff. Reply ↓ That must have been a spectacular sight! Reply ↓ Beautiful colors !!! great job. Reply ↓ Motion and colour! Very alive and vibrant. Reply ↓ Fantastic color and love the dept of field. Reply ↓ Lovely capture. Thanks for sharing Reply ↓ Comment navigation Newer Comments → Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. Basic HTML allowed.