A host of YouTubers and social media videographers are up in arms against American giant Sony Music Entertainment for claiming copyright over the state’s temple percussion styles such as ‘pandi melam’ and ‘panchavadyam’.
Thrissur Pooram 2019 Kerala Highlights: The central attraction of Thrissur Pooram 2019 is the Elanjithara Melam, considered the world's largest live orchestra of percussionists known for its technical brilliance.
One of the most famous festivals of Kerala, Thrissur Pooram is celebrated with much fanfare. Thousands of people from all over the state come together and ornamented elephants are put on display on this day. Check out the pictures here.