The 'Chundan' has got a length of more than a 100 feet and usually more than a hundred people are on board.
Both the ends of the boat are raised from water level. The rear end has a height of about twenty feet from the surface of water.
Nearly eighty six persons are rowers, ten to fifteen are to give the rhythm, four are to steer the vessel.
The Nehru Trophy Boat Race at Punnamada Lake, near Alappuzha, KERALA - (Image 6 of 10)
9th Aug 2014 (celebrated on the 2nd Saturday of Aug. every yr.)
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