South India includes 5 major states KarnatakaAndhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu and Kerala. It also includes union territories of Lakshadweep.

1.South India’s literacy rate is more than that of the National literacy rate.

Average of South India’s literacy is 80% approx.,that of rest of India is 74%

2. It’s the home to exquisite silk and cotton clothing.

Kanchipuram’s silk sari; also known as Kanjeevaram sari is South India’s answer to the Banarasi Silk saris. Among men’s attire; the South Indian silk Dhotis and Kanduvas (scarves) are highly regarded.


3.South India is the largest producer of spices in India.

According to a 2011 research, India holds the top spot as the largest producer of spices in the world; producing over 15 lakm metric tonnes. More than 9 lakh of these are grown in South India.


4.Home of the wealthiest temples in the world.

Sree Ananthapadmanabha Swamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala is known as the ‘Richest Temple in the World’ and is valued at a staggering $22.3 billion in all.


5.The four film industries which are nationally and globally recognized after Bollywood are present here.

Very easy to guess, Tollywood for Andhra Pradesh and Telangana; Kollywood for Tamil, Mollywood for Malayalam and Sandalwood for Kannada.

Mohanlal Viswanathan Nair
Mohanlal Viswanathan Nair

6. It also gave birth to many ayurveda, natural medicines and treatments.

So that is also an inspiration for our products at ,as they are natural and organic.


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Get the facts correct, before you come to know that a CM of a south Indian state was also a very well known actress. Slaying in glamour too :p