This urban area is the ancestral home of the noted poet, Mahakavi Ulloor S Parmeswara Iyer, one of the famous triumvirate poets of Kerala. Ulloor Sree Subramanya Swamy Temple, Bhagavathy Temple and Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church Center are among the places of worship. Doctors Diagnostics and Research Centre, Centre for Development Studies, Ahalya Eye Hospital, Canara Bank Ulloor Branch, Catholic Cyrian Bank Ulloor Branch are the major landmarks. The tranquil Akkulam Lake is situated 3 km away from Ulloor. National Highway 47 passes through this place. The nearest airport is Trivandrum International Airport (12 km). The nearest railway stations are Pettah Railway Station and Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station.
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Major Ulloor Sree Bala Subramanya Swamy Temple
Location of Major Ulloor Sree Bala Subramanya Swamy Temple
Ulloor S Parameswara Iyer
Maha Kavi Shri Ulloor S Parameswara Iyer (known by the penname Ulloor) is one of the celebrated exponents of Malayalam literature. Born at Changanacherry in 1877, he was a master in all the techniques of classical poetry. Even though his mother tongue was Tamil, he composed numerous literary works in Malayalam. His famous work Kerala Sahitya Charitram is a monumental history of the literature of Kerala. His other noted works are Uma Keralam, Pingala, Mangala Manjari and Karnabhushanam. Ulloor died in 1949.