Wednesday, 20 June 2012

Traditional Bull Race In Kerala


Bull race in kerala are the most traditional and sporty agricultural game villagers during the harvest season of kerala.
Bull Race Of kerala
                Bull race in Kerala are very traditional and a agricultural sport. Maramadi Mahodsavam
(maramadi bull race) is the biggest and most sporty bull race held during the harvest season of Kerala. Fresh fields(kandams) are used as the track for the bull race . 


Maramadi the biggest bull race event in Kerala. It’s an entertaining event for the crowd without any racing track; using ploughed fields before the new agricultural season aim is prepare fields for better yield.. This racing event is closely related to Kerala culture and tradition and Agriculture in Kerala villages.

Traditional bull race have a team of 5 members; Two bulls and 3 Guidance Persons. Two bulls and the Guidance maestro specially trained for this particular event; Speed and balance is significant in this event because the ploughed fields are little rasher; guiding maestro responsible for guiding the bulls without straying on the field before touching the finishing line. 
Mramadi Bull Race KeralaAround 30 teams are participating in this traditional event ; crowd playing a vital role in this event last from noon to sunset.

Most famous bull race in Kerala held at a small village of Pathnamthitta known as Andamali village around August 15.click on the image.
           

21 comments:

  1. Interesting, Bull race is something one could only see in Kerala..

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    1. friend...
      you can see bull races in some other states also..
      tamil nadu is an example for bull race lands.

      bull races in spain is world famous and it's the one of the most risky enjoyment in the world !

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  2. Thanks for sharing the informations.I liked your blog....

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  3. one of the very interesting racing festival of kerala

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  4. nice information for me...I like it...thank you for the posting..

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  5. nice article according to bull race in kerala...

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    1. thanks birendra!

      dfntly bull races in kerala have huge history behind.
      it's a part of villagers life...

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  6. your post is verry interesting . i never heard about bull races in kerala .thanks for sharing this informations,,,,,,,,,,,,

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    1. thanks !
      kerala is made up of lots of different traditional arts...
      you can know more from here.....!!!

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  7. Interesting post this is my first experience, I would like to know more about this traditional Sports.And the picture are also very interesting i just thrilled. Am expecting much more from you... :)

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    1. thanks for your valuable comment...
      dfntly it's not only a sporty game it's also a part of kerala villagers life. totaly based on kerala agriculture. plz wait for my posts that can teach you more about kerala culture...

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  8. Bull race is one of the most popular Agricultural sports in Kerala.Thanks for sharing this...........

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  9. please tell me more about bull races in kerala.

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