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Anjengo Fort, Anjengo. District: Thiruvananthapuram

Anjengo Fort, Anjengo, District: Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala State. Anjengo is one of the earliest British settlement in India. The term “Anjengo” is the anglicised of the Malayalam name of the place “Anchutengu”, means five coconut trees. The fort Anjengo was one of the important strategic forts of East India Company in Kerala. In 1690 British East India Company got the permission of the Rani of Attingal to build a fort at Anjengo.  N G Nair Kerala Travel Thiruvananthapuram. I was born and brought up at the Beautiful Coastal Kerala, but I was fascinated by the mountains of Western Ghats since from my child hooddays. Mountain ranges in Kerala consisting of high land area of Western Ghats. The western Ghats are not true mountains but are the faulted edge of Deccan Plateau. They have believed to have formed about 150 million years ago. The range called Sahyadri Mountains in Maharashtra and Sahya mountains in KeralaA Crying Boy. 1955 PhotoN G Nair Kerala travel 2010



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A Crying Boy. 1955 PhotoN G Nair Kerala travel 2010Ever since my early childhood days in Vaikom Kottayam Dist. Kerala (where I grew up in a rural village) called thottakom I had been fascinated by the monsoon rainsBorn as the son of teacher at Thottakom Vaikom, Kottayam District. Kerala State Mountain ranges in Kerala consisting of the highland area of the Western Ghats‎. 

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