|Thiruvananthapuram means "Abode of Lord
Ananta" in Sanskrit and Malayalam. The name derives from
the deity of the Hindu temple at the centre of the city. Anantha
is the serpent Shesha on whom Padmanabhan or Vishnu reclines.
|Thiruvananthapuram is an ancient city with trading
traditions dating back to 1000 BC. The city was the trading
post of spices, sandalwood and ivory. However, the ancient political
and cultural history of the city was almost entirely independent
from that of the rest of Kerala. Thiruvananthapuram is the capital
of Kerala and hence the state legislative assembly and Secretariat
are located here. The city is also the headquarters of the Thiruvananthapuram
|Karette is a calm and peaceful town located at
Tiruvananthapuram. Tucked away from the bustling city life,
it’s a perfect place for you to relax and enjoy the day,
where there is fresh non polluted air, serene green surroundings
and last but not the least ‘Karthika Residency
Hotel’, your perfect destination when you will
be in the God’s Own Country.
Karthika Residency :: Karette, Vamanapuram P.O, Thiruvananthapuram.
Phone : + 91 470 2838401, 02, 03, 04. FAX : + 91 470 2838405. E-mail