Thrikkalathoor

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Thrikkalathoor (India)
Coordinates: 10°2′0″N76°32′0″E / 10.03333°N 76.53333°E / 10.03333; 76.53333 Coordinates: 10°2′0″N76°32′0″E / 10.03333°N 76.53333°E / 10.03333; 76.53333
CountryFlag of India.svg  India
State Kerala
District Ernakulam
Languages
  Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 683541
Telephone code 0484
Vehicle registration KL-17
Nearest city Muvattupuzha
Lok Sabha constituency Muvattupuzha

Thrikkalathoor is a village in Ernakulam district of Kerala state (India), [1] [2] located near to the towns of Perumbavoor, Muvattupuza and Kothamangalam.

Ernakulam district District in Kerala, India

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 State in southern India

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.

India Country in South Asia

India, also known as the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh largest country by area and with more than 1.3 billion people, it is the second most populous country and the most populous democracy in the world. Bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the southwest, and the Bay of Bengal on the southeast, it shares land borders with Pakistan to the west; China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the northeast; and Bangladesh and Myanmar to the east. In the Indian Ocean, India is in the vicinity of Sri Lanka and the Maldives, while its Andaman and Nicobar Islands share a maritime border with Thailand and Indonesia.

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Geography

The Thrikkalathoor village consists of the following places:

Politics

The village is located in the Muvattupuzha assembly constituency, which is part of Muvattupuzha (Lok Sabha constituency). It was part of Muvattupuzha (Lok Sabha constituency) until 2004. Thrikkalthoor is part of Payipra panchayat and Mulavoor village. Eldo Abraham, the current MLA of Muvattupuzha is a native to Thrikkalathoor. . [3]

Eldho Abraham is an Indian politician, currently the MLA from Muvattupuzha, Assembly constituency Kerala. He defeated Congress leader Joseph Vazhakkan in the 2016 elections to the Kerala Assembly. This was a big blow to the Congress Party as well as the United Democratic Front. Abraham represents the Communist Party of India (CPI).

Educational institutions

Religion

The population of Thrikkalthoor includes Hindus, Syriac Christians and Muslims.

Hinduism in Kerala

Hinduism is the largest religion in Kerala and Hindu castes together make up 54% of the population of the state according to the 2011 census.

Places of interest

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Perumbavoor has many Hindu temples, Muslim mosques and Christian churches. As the area is dominated by expatriate north Indian workers, some places of worship cater to the taste of North Indian devotees.

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