Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Chenkal

Chenkal is located in Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala. This residential area is Situated between Poozhikkunnu Junction and Vattavila Junction on Udiyankulangara - Vilathankara road. Chenkal is 23.7 km distance from its District Main City Thiruvananthapuram. The place is around 4 k.m from Neyyattinkara, 5.1 k.m from Parassala, 4.7 k.m from Kulathoor, 4 k.m from Kollayil, 8.7 k.m from Perumkadavila, 4.1 k.m from Thirupuram, 6.3 k.m from Karumkulam and 15.7 k.m from Nemom. Main landmarks are Chenkal Sree Sivasakthi Temple, Pullurkulangara Devi Temple, Chenkal Kuttamath Bhavathy Temple, Chenkal Sastha Temple,  Vlathankara Sree Krishna Swamy Temple, Swathandrya Dina Smaraka Library, Chenkal Service Co-operative Bank, Post Office, Govt. Public Health Centre, Kerala Rural Development Society, Chenkal Sai Krishna Public School, Chenkal Upper Primary School, Lower Primary Boys School, Lower Primary Girls School etc. The nearest Airport is Trivandrum International Airport and Neyyattinkaral Railway Station is the nearest Railway Station.

Loaction of Chenkal (Satellite view)

Saturday, July 28, 2012

Ottasekharamangalam / Ottashekharamangalam

Ottasekharamangalam / Ottashekharamangalam is a Village located in Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala.Ottasekharamangalam is 22 km far from its District Main City Thiruvananthapuram. This residential area is situated between Mandapathinkadavu Junction and Kiliyoor Junction on Kattakkada -  Vellarada road. Ottashekharamangalam is around 5.7 km from Perumkadavila, 7 k.m from Kunnathukal, 7.6 k.m from Vellarada, 9.2 k.m from Maranalloor, 13.1 k.m from Vellanad, 10 km from Neyyattinkara, 13.6 k.m from Nemom and 15.6 k.m Parassala. Main landmarks are Ottasekharamangalam Sree Maha Deva Temple, Mandapathinkadave Kunnil Subramannia Swami Temple, State Bank of Travancore- Ottashekharamangalam branch, Ottasekharamangalam Service Cooperative Bank, Ottashekharamangalam Telephone Exchage, Panchayath office, Village Office, Post Office, Janardhanapuram Higher Secondary School, Lower Primary School etc. The nearest Airport is Trivandrum International Airport and Neyyattinkara Railway Station is the nearest Railway Station.

Neyyattinkara Railway Station (Train time today)
Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station (Train time today)
Location of Ottasekharamangalam 

Friday, July 27, 2012

Manamboor / Manambur / Manampore

Manamboor / Manambur / Manampore is a village located in Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala. It lies on the way from Attingal to Varkala. The place is around 6 km from Attingal, 7 km from Varkala, 5 km from Vadasserikonam, 4 km from Cherunniyoor Junction, 2 km from Kavalayoor Junction, 7.5 km from Kadakkavur and 6 km from Kallambalam. Main landmarks are Thirumanambur Balasubramanya Swamy Temple, Thoriyottu Maadan Nada, Parthukonam Temple, Ottoor Temple, Manambur Government Community Health Centre, Federal Bank-Manambur Branch, Manamboor Grama Panchayath Office, Manamboor Village Office, Manambur Post Office, Global School, Sadhanathil English Medium School, Manamboor Govt. Upper Primary School, Ottoor UP School, Mahakavi Kumaranashan Tomb & K.A.M.U.P.S etc. The nearest Airport is Trivandrum International Airport. Varkala Sivagiri Railway Station and Kadakkavoor Railway Station are  the nearest Railway Stations.


Saturday, July 21, 2012

Vilappilsala / Vilappilshala

Vilappilsala / Vilappilshala is located in Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala. This Village is situated between Kollamkonam and Mulayara on Peyad – Vellanad Road. Vilappilsala is about 4 km from Peyad, about 7 km from Kattakkada, about 9 km from Malayinkeezhu, about 7 km from Vellanad, about 12 km from Vellayambalam, about 16 km from Nedumangad and about 15 km from Thampanoor, Main landmarks are Sreekanda Sastha Temple, Kundamuzhi Devi Temple, Juma Masjid, Rohini Auditorium, Vilappilsala Police Station, Govt. Primary Health Centre, Post Office, Govt. UP School, GSN School etc. The nearest Airport is Trivandrum International Airport and Thiruvananthapuram central Railway Station is the nearest Railway Station.

Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station (Train time today)

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Kadinamkulam

Kadinamkulam Kayal


Kadinamkulam Mahadeva Temple
Kadinamkulam is located in Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala. This village situated 22 km north of Thiruvananthapuram. Kadinamkulam is surrounded Kadinamkulam Kayal to the east, the Arabian sea to the west, Puthucurichy to the north and Channankara to the south. Main landmarks are Kadinamkulam Durga Devi Temple, Kadinamkulam Mahadeva Temple, Kadinamkulam CSI Church, Kadinamkulam St.mary’s Church, Kadinamkulam Village Office, Kadinamkulam Grama Panchayath Office, Kadinamkulam Grama Panchayath N.C.Pillai Smaraka Ayurveda Dispensary, Kadinamkulam Police Station, St.Michaels High School, S.K.V Govt. Lower Primary School, Kadinamkulam Panchayath Market etc. The nearest Airport is Trivandrum International Airport and Murukkumpuzha Railway Station is the nearest Railway Station.

Monday, July 16, 2012

Puthucurichy / Puthukurichy / Puthencurichy

Puthucurichy / Puthukurichy also known as Puthencurichy is a village located near Kadinamkulam in Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala. It is a beautiful beach side village. This residential area situated between Mariyanad and Perumathura on Veli – Perumathura road. Main landmarks are St. Michael's Church, Muhayyideen Juma Masjid, Puthucurichy Government Hospital, State Bank of Travancore, Telephone Exchange, Post Office, Our Lady Of Mercy Higher secondary school, Govt. L.P School etc. The nearest Airport is Trivandrum International Airport and Murukkumpuzha Railway Station is the nearest Railway Station

Keezhattingal

Keezhattingal is a Village near Attingal in Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala. This place is  situated between Mananakku and Kollampuzha on Kadakkavur – Mananakku –  Attingal Road. Keezhattingal is about 3 km from Attingal about 3 km from Kadakkavur, about 1.5 km from Mananakku about 4 km from Vakkom about 3.3 km from Kavalayoor, about 4.5 km from Anchuthengu, about 5.6 km from from Cherunniyoor and about 9.5 km from Varkala. Main landmarks are Thenguvila Devi Temple, Melevila Sree Maha Ganapathy Temple, Mulliyan Kavu Devi Temple (Official website of Mulliyan Kavu Devi Temple), Mallathu Madan Nada Devi Temple, Mother India International Residential Public School, Indian Overseas Bank, B.V.Upper Primary School etc. Nearby attractions are Attingal Palace, Anchuthengu fort, Kaikkara Kumaran Asan Smarakam etc. Regular buses are available for Attingal, Kadakkavur, Vakkom, Anchuthengu, Kaikkara, Vilabhagom, Kavalayoor, Cherunniyoor, Varkala, Venjaramoodu etc. The nearest Airport is Trivandrum International Airport and Kadakkavur Railway Station is the nearest Railway Station.

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Kavalayoor

Kavalayoor is a residential area near Mananakku in Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala. This place is situated between Mananakku and Moongode Junction on Attingal – Mananakku – Cherunniyoor - Varkala Road. Kavalaoor is around about 1.9 km from Mananakku Junction, about 2.7 km from Cherunniyoor, about 4 km from Kadakkavoor, about 4.9 km from Attingal, about 4 km from Alamcode and about 7 km from Varkala. Main landmarks are Kavalayoor Sree Mahadevar Vishnu Temple, Amman Kovil, Kavalayoor Juma Masjid, Town Masjid, Govt. Higher Secondary School, Girls Higher Secondary School, The Federal Bank-Manamboor Branch, Co-operative Bank, Janatha Hospital etc.  The nearest Airport is Trivandrum International Airport and Kadakkavur Railway Station (4 km) is the nearest Railway Station.

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Pallichal

Pallichal is a Village in Thiruvananthapuram District in Kerala. This residential area is located between Pravachambalam and Vedivechan Kovil on Thiruvananthapuram – Kanyakumari road. National Highway 47 passes through this place. Pallichal is about 1.2 km from Pravachambalam, about 2 km from Vedivechan Kovil about 11 km from Thampanoor, about 7.2 km from Vizhinjam and about 7.5 km from Neyyattinkara. The nearest Airport is Trivandrum International Airport and Nemom Railway Station is the nearest Railway Station.

Monday, July 9, 2012

Dhanuvachapuram

Dhanuvachapuram is located in Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala. This residential area is situated between Amaravila and Nediyamcode on Neyyattinkara - Amaravila - Kunnathukal - Karakonam Road. Dhanuvachapuram is about 2.7 km from Amaravila, about 4.7 km from Neyyattinkara, about 1.2 km from Udiyankulangara, about 22 km from Thampanoor, and about 6 km from Parassala. Main landmarks are Pdari Kulangara Sree Dharma Saastha Temple, Palavakulangara Mahadevar Temple (Padarikulangara Siva Temple),  Dhanuvachapuram SDA Church, Dhanalakshmi Bank-Dhanuvachapuram Branch, State Bank of Travancore- Dhanuvachapuram Branch, Velu Thampi Memorial NSS College (Official Website of VTM NSS College, Dhanuvachapuram,Phone- 0471-2232240), Govt. Industrial Training Institute (Official website of Industrial Training Institute, Dhanuvachapuram), NSS Higher Secondary School, NKM Govt. Higher Secondary School, Govt. Girls High School, Aiswarya Auditorium etc. The nearest Airport is Trivandrum International Airport and Dhanuvachapuram Railway Station is the nearest Railway Station.

Location of Dhanuvachapuram (Satellite view) 

Velu Thampi Memorial NSS College

Velu Thampi Memorial NSS College, started in 1964, is a first grade college situated at Dhanuvachapuram in Thiruvananthapuram District. It is equipped with all necessary infrastructures to meet the needs of the students. Affiliated to the University of Kerala, the college offers bachelor degrees in commerce, mathematics, physics, chemistry, botany, zoology, English, Malayalam, politics, economics and history. The post graduate courses include English, history and commerce. The nearest Airport is Trivandrum International Airport and Dhanuvachapuram Railway Station is the nearest Railway Station.


Dhanuvachapuram Railway Station 
 
Dhanuvachapuram Railway Station is on the Thiruvananthapuram-Kanyakumari rail route. It is under the administrative control of the Southern Railways. Passenger trains connecting Thiruvananthapuram and Nagercoil run through this station. Amaravila Railway Station and Parashshala Railway Station are the nearest main stations. Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station is 23 km from here. Trivandrum International Airport is the nearest airport.

Station Code: DAVM

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Karakkamandapam

Karakkamandapam is located near Pappanamcode in Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala. This residential area is situated between Pappanamcode and Payad on Thampanoor - Neyyattinkara Road.  National Highway 47 passes through Karakkamandapam. Karakkamandapam is about 1.1 km from Pappanamcode, about 2 km from Nemom, about 13 km from Neyyattinkara and about 5.2 km from Thampanoor. Main landmarks are Karakkamandapam Shri Shiva Temple, Muthumari Amman Temple, Naduvath Vishnu Temple, Karakkamandapam St.Antony's Church etc. The nearest Airport is Trivandrum International Airport and Nemom Railway Station is the nearest Railway Station. Nemom Railway Station is on the Thiruvananthapuram-Kanyakumari line. Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station (6 km) is the major railway station.

Karakkamandapam Shri Shiva Temple

Shri Shiva Temple is a religious spot located near Nemom, at Karakkamandapam, in Thiruvananthapuram. This temple enshrines Lord Shiva as the presiding deity. Devotees believe that they can accomplish all their desires by worshipping Karakkamandapam Shiva.Lord Ganesh and Nagaraja are the other deities. Mahashivratri is celebrated here on a large scale.Vellayani Devi Temple, Nemom Ganapathi Temple and Nemom Sree Mahadev Temple are in close vicinity. This temple is located about 12 km from the Trivandrum International Airport. Nemom Railway Station is on the Thiruvananthapuram- Kanyakumari line. Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station (5.2 km) is the major railway station.

Muthumari Amman Temple

Muthumari Amman Temple is a religious spot located near Karakkamandapam at Melamcode in Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala. Muthumari Amman, a form of Shakti is the presiding deity. The goddess is associated with prosperity and health and devotees extol her for her ability to cure small pox and chicken pox.Separate shrines are dedicated to Lord Ganesh and Nagaraja in the temple complex. The annual festival is organized in the month of November.Vellayani Devi Temple, Nemom Ganapathi Temple and Karakkamandapam Shri Shiva Temple are situated nearby.This temple is located about 14 km from the Trivandrum International Airport. Nemom Railway Station is on the Thiruvananthapuram-Kanyakumari line. Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station (6 km) is the major railway station.

Naduvath Vishnu Temple

Naduvath Vishnu Temple is a divine spot, located near Karakkamandapam, at Melamcode, in Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala. This temple is the abode of Lord Vishnu, one among the trinities in Hindu mythology. It is believed that one can accomplish all one's desires by worshipping Naduvath Vishnu.Separate niches are earmarked for the deities of Lord Ganesh and Nagaraja. Garlands with Tulasi leaves and fruits, beaten rice with jaggery and butter are the special offerings. The annual festival organized in the month of December is celebrated with gaiety and fanfare by the devotees. Vellayani Devi Temple, Nemom Ganapathi Temple and Nemom Sree Mahadeva Temple.

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Kanjiramkulam

Kanjiramkulam is a Village in Thiruvananthapuram District in Kerala. This residential area is located between Nellimoodu and Paraniyam Vazhimukku on Balaramapuram – Poovar  road. This place is about 5 km from Poovar, about 7.5 km from Vizhinjam about 7.5 km from Balaramapuram and about 6.5 km from Neyyattinkara. The main landmarks are Kanjiramkulam Government College, Kanjiramkulam All Saint's College, Kunjukrishnan Nadar Memorial Government Arts and Science College, Plavuninna Devi Temple, Sree Chidambaranatha Temple, Federal Bank-Kanjiramkulam Branch, State Bank of India-Kanjiramkulam Branch, Thiruvananthapuram District Co-operative Bank, Mount Carmel Residential School, Govt. Girls High School, P.K.S Higher Secondary School, Anupama Hospital etc. The nearest railheads are Neyyattinkara Railway Satation and Balaramapuram Railway Station. Airport close to Kanjiramkulam is Trivandrum International Airport. 

Location of Kanjiramkulam (Satellite view)

Kunjukrishnan Nadar Memorial Government Arts and Science College

Kunjukrishnan Nadar Memorial Government Arts and Science College, Kanjiramkulam, is located near the coastal area of Neyyattinkara. It was established in October 1982 and shifted to a new building in 1996. The college offers degree courses in Economics, Sociology, Mathematics, and Tax Procedures and Practices. There are 21 teaching staffs 24 non-teaching staffs. The Parent Teacher Association helps in the day-to-day functioning of the college. The old students association also takes interest in the development of the college.

Monday, July 2, 2012

Pravachambalam

Pravachambalam is located near Nemom in Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala. This residential area situated between Nemom and Pallichal on Thampanoor – Neyyattinkara road. National Highway 47 passes through this place.  Pravachambalam is about 1.1 km from Nemom, about 1.2 km from Pallichal, about 7.8 km from Thampanoor, about 10 km from Neyyattinkara and about 4.5 km from Balaramapuram. The main landmarks are National Training College, Chitra Hospital. KSFE. State Bank of Travancore-Pravachambalam Branch etc. Regular buses are available for Thampanoor, Neyyattinkara, Nagercoil, Kanyakumari etc.. The nearest Airport is Trivandrum International Airport and Nemom Railway Station is the nearest Railway Station.


National Training College
 
Established in 1995, National Training College at Pravachambalam is a self financing unaided college run by the National Education Society, Chettikulangara. It is located in an area of 6 acre, about one and a half km from Pravachambalam junction. The college offers one year teacher education course leading to the B.Ed. degree. Each department has a separate library in addition to a general library. Physical Science and Natural Science laboratories are provided in the departments.