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Further Readings

Malabar Days - Nick Balmer's Blog

Calicut : The City of Truth Revisited, book by Dr.M.G.S Narayanan

Zamorins of Calicut - From the Earliest Times to AD 1806,by K.V Krishna Ayyar

Dr. N.M Nampoothiris' Home Page

Link to Columbia University Web Page with Paintings and Manuscripts about Calicut 

Maddy's musings on Malabar*New


  • Preservation and protection of the objects and symbols that embody the history and culture of Calicut;
  • To identify, evaluate, and document such objects and symbols like buildings, monuments, artefacts, documents, photographs, oral traditions etc.
  • To seek professional advice and assistance in the above task;
  • To promote digitalisation of manuscript and other written material for better preservation;
  • To create a sense of awareness and belonging for the city’s heritage among the local community - and among students in particular - and thereby generate social responsibility for their preservation;
  • To facilitate the preparation of guidelines on impact assessment of new building activities on heritage buildings and sites;
  • To canvas support for adopting heritage regulations and preparation of a heritage manual;
  • To design and promote heritage tours of Calicut and its environs