Who is Rani Gouri Lakshmi Bai?

Maharani Ayilyom Thirunal Gouri Lakshmi Bayi (1791–1815) was the Maharani of the Indian state of Travancore from 1810 till 1813 and Regent from 1813 till her death in 1815 for her son Swathi Thirunal Rama Varma.

Who is the Princess of Kerala?

Sethu Lakshmi Bayi

Pooradam Thirunal Sethu Lakshmi Bayi
Father Kilimanoor Kerala Varma Thampuran
Mother Ayilyam Nal Mahaprabha
Religion Hinduism
Occupation Regent

Who will be the next king of Travancore?

Titular Maharaja

Name Period
Chithira Thirunal Balarama Varma II 1971–1991
Uthradom Thirunal Marthanda Varma III 1991–2013
Moolam Thirunal Rama Varma VI 2013 – present

Who is the last king of Kerala?


Kingdom of Travancore തിരുവിതാംകൂർ
• 1729–1758 (first) Marthanda Varma
• 1829–1846 (peak) Swathi Thirunal
• 1931–1949 (last) Chithira Thirunal

Who lives in kowdiar Palace?

This Palace belongs to the heirs of Sethu Parvathi Bayi as it was built by her son Maharajah Sree Chithira Thirunal. Kowdiar Palace’s architectural work is famous and has over 150 rooms. The entry to this palace is restricted as it is the private residence of the royal family settled in Thiruvananthapuram.

Who started allopathy treatment in Travancore?

Gowri Lakshmi Bhai
Travancore. 2. The European system of medical aid was first introduced in the State during the reign of Her Highness Gowri Lakshmi Bhai in 986 ME. (181 1 AD).

Who is the Prince of India?

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Manvendra Singh Gohil
Hereditary Prince of Rajpipla
Born 23 September 1965 Ajmer, Ajmer district, Rajasthan, India
Spouse Princess Chandrika Kumari of Jhabua ​ ​ ( m. 1991; div. 1992)​ DeAndre Richardson (m. 2013)

Who is the owner of Kowdiar Palace?

What is Travancore called now?

After Indian independence, Travancore and Cochin (now Kochi) merged to form the state of Travancore-Cochin; boundaries were redrawn, and it was renamed Kerala in 1956.

Who built Padmanabha temple?

Maharaja Marthanda Varma
Historians say the temple dates back to the 8th century but the present structure was built in the 18th century by the then Travancore Maharaja Marthanda Varma.

How Kerala got its name?

Kerala: Some historians say that the name “Kerala” come from the word “KERA” meaning coconut tree, which can be widely seen in the region. However, there are few others who say that Lord Parsurama reclaimed the land from the sea. Hence the word CHERNA – ALAM (added land) came, which later became Kerala.

What is the caste of Marthanda Varma?

Marthanda Varma was a Nair. wanting the status of a kshatriya he performed a set of elaborate and expensive Mahadana rituals. They included the Hiranyagarbha.

Who is Gowri Lakshmi Bayi and what did she do?

Gowri Lakshmi Bayi was one of Travancore’s most popular Queens and introduced several reforms in the state. She also had a sister Uthrattathi Thirunal Gowri Parvati Bayi .

Who is Princess Aswathi Thirunal Gouri Lakshmi Bayi?

Princess Aswathi Thirunal Gouri Lakshmi Bayi already enjoys a formidable reputation as the chronicler par excellence of Travancore royalty and its deity, SreePadmanabha Swamy.

How is Sethu Lakshmi Bayi related to Ravi Varma?

She, along with her younger cousin, Moolam Thirunal Sethu Parvathi Bayi, were adopted into the Travancore Royal Family and were the granddaughters of the celebrated painter, Raja Ravi Varma . In 1924, Maharajah Moolam Thirunal died and his grand nephew and the heir to the throne, Sree Chithira Thirunal, was just 12 years old then.

When did Maharani Lakshmi Bayi adopt two children?

In 1900 Maharani Lakshmi Bayi formally petitioned Maharajah Moolam Thirunal for the adoption of her grand nieces, to perpetuate the ruling line and hence the two children were adopted.