Payippad Boat Race

Festival | Boat Race

The Payippad boat Race of Kerala is held in Payippadu near Harippad (Allappey) in Kerala. The boats used in this festival are termed as Snake boats as they resemble snakes having a capacity to seat about 100 persons.  Apart from the boat Races, cultural and folk performances are organized in the commemoration of the installation of the idol at the Subramanyan Swamy Temple in Haripad.

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