Cochin

Cochin
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Hometown: Cochin
Joined: 07/24/2014
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I am promoting Muziris (ancient sea port) & specializing 1)Jewish Heritage Tour 2)Kerala life Tour 3) Muziris Heritage tour 4)Christian Heritage tour, 5) Shore Excursion for cruise liners & Ayurveda .Muziris was one of the ancient sea port in India,known in ancient times as Mahodayapuram, Shinkli by Jews,cranganore by Portuguese, Muchiri,Muziris by Romans and Greeks and Muyirikkodu.Currently the location is around the place called as Kodungaloor. muziris, located 25 km north of cochin, is said to have been first occupied around 1,000 BC and continued to be active till the 10th century AD.Muziris also the first Jewish ,Christian and Islamic settlement in India,were here 961 BC,52AD and 629 AD respectively.This is also called Jerusalem of the East.This ancient sea port destroyed by a flood & earthquake in 1341 AD,now the archeologist find the place through excavation (All tours include Excavation site visit) Private tours will arranged on request for cruise liners and FITs. Important Destinations at Muziris 1.First Christian church in India - AD 52 2.First Bagavathi Temple in India 3.First Mosque in India AD 629 4.First Jewish settlement in India (first 4 synagogues were here ) 5.First European Fort in India AD 1503 6.2000 Years old shiva temple (Rare architectureal)7.Paliyam Dutch Palace (hindu palace)AD 1663 8.Excavation sites http://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g297633-d2078429-Reviews-Muziris_Heritage_Tour_Club_Day_Tours-Kochi_Kerala.html



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commented on the roll call for Apr 5, 2015 cruise on Celebrity Century - "Dear Ma'am , Good morning from cochi..."

commented on the roll call for Feb 14, 2016 cruise on Celebrity Infinity - "Dear Sir, Good morning from cochin ..."

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