This post, “Thoughts around Vishu .. ” – http://wp.me/p3GmMH-1Fa I wrote two years ago is getting a lot of attention in this past week.
Let me see what more I can write about Vishu.. Everybody in Kerala knows about the legends and the stories..let me begin with the yellow flower konnapoo or cassia fistula without which vishu cannot happen. Here is the story behind the flowers
Nowadays, konnapoo blooms well before vishu..and stops blooming around vishu. The enterprising malayalee makes plastic immitaions of the flower for the purpose 🙂 what to do..!!