Chundan Vallam / Snake Boat | Kerala Handicrafts
This is a miniature of the Chundan Vallam or the Snake boat, used for the ceremonial boat races conducted in Kerala during Onam festival celebrations. This miniature version would go well as a home decor item and also as a perfect gift that retains the cultural spirit of Kerala.
- Icons of Kerala culture, the snake boats are used in Vallamkali or boat race.
- Chundan Vallams date back to the ninth century and can accommodate 200 men on board.