Snake boat race: the winning oars

During the annual snake boat races, oars and boats... more

Photographs by Anoop Krishnan. Locals fishing for catfish in the irrigation canals of Alleppey.
1/6Photographs by Anoop Krishnan. Locals fishing for catfish in the irrigation canals of Alleppey.
A women’s team doing a practice run.
2/6A women’s team doing a practice run.
Craftsmen working on a snake boat.
3/6Craftsmen working on a snake boat.
Contestants practising on Punnamada Lake, a day before the race.
4/6Contestants practising on Punnamada Lake, a day before the race.
Paddy fields provide a lush background to the lake.
5/6Paddy fields provide a lush background to the lake.
The scenic Vembanad Lake.
6/6The scenic Vembanad Lake.
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