Kochi, formerly known as Cochin (the colonial-era name), is a major city and seaport located on the south-west coast of India by the Arabian Sea in Ernakulam district of Kerala state. Kochi is also often called by the name Ernakulam, which refers to the mainland part of the city. Joel experiences the rice boat in Kerala.

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  • Thank you, Joel. I am very happy for visiting Kerala. You are correct, culture of Kathakali is similar to deaf culture.

Joel Barish

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