Mahakavi Kumaranasan Memorial thonnakkal, Trivandrum, kerala state india. KumaranAsan National Institute of Culture, thonnakkal.KumaranAsan Played a leading role in the evolution of modern Malayalam Poetry and in the transformation of modern Kerala society. N Kumaran Asan was one of the makers of modern Kerala. It was in his 17th year that he came into contact with Shri Narayana Guru, the great social reformer of modern Kerala. Shri Narayana Guru recognized the rare intellectual and spiritual gifts of his young disciple and decided to give him ample opportunities for development.
Thonnakkal is a village located on the southern side of Kerala in peninsular India. It is located about 25 km from the state's capital Thiruvananthapuram.
Thonnakkal is the birthplace of the late Mahakavi Kumaranasan, a major poet of Malayalam literature. The house of Kumaranasan is now converted in to a tourist spot named Kumaranasan Smarakom. The place has also given birth to Kathakali artistes like Thonnakkal Peethambaran and Margi Vijayakumar. Kumaranasan National Festival 2009. Inaugural Day Function photo on 28.12.2009 at Thonnakkal, Trivandrum, Kerala. Thonnakkal Kudavoor shri Mahadevar Temple Trivandrum,