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Thrikkakkara South is a village in Ernakulam district of Kerala.
Ernakulam is a district of Kerala, India situated in the central part of that state. Spanning an area of about 3,068 km2, Ernakulam district is home to over 12% of Kerala’s population. Its headquarters is located at Kakkanad in Kochi. Ernakulam is known as the commercial capital of Kerala. The district is famous for its ancient temples, churches, and mosques. The district includes the largest metropolitan region of the state, Greater Cochin. Ernakulam district is the highest revenue yielding district in the state. It is the third most populous district in Kerala, after Malappuram and Thiruvananthapuram .. Ernakulam district also hosts the highest number of international and domestic tourists in Kerala state.
Kerala is a state on the southwestern, Malabar Coast of India. It was formed on 1 November 1956, following passage of the States Reorganisation Act, by combining Malayalam-speaking regions. Spread over 38,863 km2 (15,005 sq mi), Kerala is the twenty second largest Indian state by area. It is bordered by Karnataka to the north and northeast, Tamil Nadu to the east and south, and the Lakshadweep Sea and Arabian Sea to the west. With 33,387,677 inhabitants as per the 2011 Census, Kerala is the thirteenth-largest Indian state by population. It is divided into 14 districts with the capital being Thiruvananthapuram. Malayalam is the most widely spoken language and is also the official language of the state.
Kalamassery is a major industrial region of Ernakulam in the state of Kerala, India. It houses companies like Apollo Tyres, HMT; IT/Electronics Parks like KINFRA Hi Tech Park, Startup Village, Electronics City etc and also the establishments like Ernakulam Medical College, Cochin University of Science and Technology, National University of Advanced Legal Studies etc. India's largest shopping mall, Lulu International Shopping Mall is also situated in Kalamassery. The Thrikkakara temple, Unichira and Eloor industrial township, are in the vicinity of Kalamassery. The Periyar river flows through Kalamassery. In local administration it is a municipality named Kalamassery Municipality. The Neighbouring localities of Kalamassery are Thrikkakara, Eloor, Edappally, Choornikkara, Edathala and Aluva. The Cochin International Airport is just 18 km away from Kalamassery.
Kakkanad is a major industrial and residential region in the city of Kochi in Kerala, India. It is situated in the eastern part of the city and houses the Cochin Special Economic Zone, Infopark, Smart City and KINFRA Export Promotion Industrial Park. It is also the administrative headquarters of the District of Ernakulam.
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Edappally or Idappalli is a region in the city of Ernakulam, Kerala, India. It is a major commercial centre as well as a prominent residential region. Edappally junction is one of the busiest junctions in the city.
Thrikkakkara is a region in the city of Kochi, as well as a municipality in Ernakulam District in the Indian state of Kerala, India. It is especially notable for its significance in the festival of Onam, and in the tale associated with it linked to the famous Thrikkakara temple. Thrikkakara is home to the Cochin University of Science and Technology. The state owned Model Engineering College is also situated here. It is also home to many well known schools like Bhavans Varuna Vidyalaya, Cardinal Higher Secondary School, Cochin Public School and colleges like Bharat Mata College.
Thrikkakara Temple is one of the few temples in India dedicated to Lord Vamana. It is situated in Thrikkakara, Kochi in the state of Kerala, South India. It is located around 10 km north east of the city center between Thrissur-Ernakulam highway, Seaport-Airport Road, Cochin University of Science and Technology and Model Engineering College. It is the center of celebrations and place of origin for the popular Onam festival of Kerala. The temple is around two millennia old. It is also listed as one of the 108 Divya Desams.
Unichira is an area that is located in the Kalamassery municipality, Kerala, India. The Thrikkakkara Temple is situated very close to Unichira, and St. Jude church in Unichira itself.
Vazhappally is a suburb of Changanasserry. It is one of the earliest settlements in the state of Kerala, India. The famous Shiva Temple of Kerala is situated in Vazhappally.
Vazhakala is a suburb of the city of Kochi, Kerala, India. It is situated around 7 km from the city center and is part of Thrikkakkara Municipality. It can be classified as a typical residential area adjacent to schools, colleges and professional institutions. Even though it is a suburb, almost all functions and facilities are available at this place.
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Thrikkunnapuzha is a village near Harippad in Alappuzha district in the Indian state of Kerala.
Thrikkakara North (Village) is a village in Ernakulam district in the state of Kerala, India. It is part of Thrikkakara Municipality.
P. T. Thomas is a Member of the Kerala Legislative Assembly, representing Thrikkakkara assembly constituency. He is also a former Member of Parliament who represented the Idukki Lok Sabha constituency in Kerala, India. He belongs to Indian National Congress. He was elected to Kerala Legislative Assembly from Thrikkakkara assembly constituency in Kerala Legislative Assembly election, 2016 by defeating Sebastian Paul of Communist Party of India (Marxist) by a margin of 11996 votes.
Mundanat Leelavathy is a Malayalam writer, literary critic, and educationist. She taught at various colleges in Kerala before retiring as Principal from Government Brennen College, Thalassery. During her long literary career, she won several awards including Kendra Sahithya Academy Award and Kerala Sahithya Academy Award. She is a contemporary of such noted critics in Malayalam including K. M. George, S. Guptan Nair, N. Krishna Pillai, P. K. Balakrishnan, M.K. Sanu and Sukumar Azhikode. Leelavathy is a recipient of Padma Shri Award.
Vazhappally Sree Mahadevar Temple is a Hindu temple located in Vazhappally near Changanassery in Kottayam district in the Indian state of Kerala. Believed to be constructed in the 1st Chera King Dynasty. According to the legend, Kerala is the land gifted by Lord Parasurama, the sixth incarnation of Lord Maha Vishnu. The installation of the idol of the Lord Mahadeva was performed by Lord Parasurama himself. The Vazhappally Maha Siva Temple is one of the few temples of the state where two Nalambalam and two Flagmast are dedicated. This magnificent temple is one among the 108 Siva Temples established by Lord Parasurama. Lord Maha Vishnu was incarnated as Parasurama in the Tretayuga; the exact period of installation of this temple is not known.
Benny Behanan is a Kerala politician of the Indian National Congress party. He was the MLA of Thrikkakara Legislative Assembly Constituency. He was the General Secretary of the Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee for 17 years. Earlier he had won Piravom in 1982, and unsuccessfully contested the Idukki Parliament Constituency as UDF Candidate to the Lok Sabha in 2004.
St. Joseph's of the Woods EMHS is a co-educational higher secondary school, founded in 1963, in Thrikkakkara (Kalamassery), Kochi in the Indian state of Kerala.
Arya Vaidya Sala, popularly known as Kottakkal Arya Vaidya Sala, is a healthcare centre located in Kottakkal, in the Indian state of Kerala, known for its heritage and expertise in the Indian traditional medicine system of Ayurveda.
Mary Queen Church, popularly known as Thoppil Palli, is a parish church coming under the Syro-Malabar Catholic Major Archeparchy of Ernakulam-Angamaly. It is situated along Thrikkakkara - Kakkanad road, at Thoppil, in Ernakulam district of the south Indian state of Kerala.