Welcome to Mala, Kerala!

Mala, often known as Mala Thrissur, is a growing town located in the southern part of Thrissur district in Kerala state, India. It is also known as Mala Trichur or Thrissur Mala or Trichur Mala. Mala is about 40 km towards the north from the present day city of Kochi and approximately 14 Km from Chalakudy, Kodungallur and Irinjalakuda. The name "Mala" is said to have derived from the Hebrew word "Mal-Aha" which means "Center of Refugee". Mala is one of the most popular and important destinations among Keralites. It has a glorious past and a rich cultural heritage where people of all caste and creed came from all parts of the world for business and settlement.

E.K. Divakaran Potti, Puthenchira

Divakaran Potti honored by Gramika
Sri E.K. Divakaran Potti, a prominent personality in Malayalam Translation literature born on 28th April, 1918 at Puthenchira an adjacent Village of Mala in Thrissur District. He is a member in Edamana Illam at Puthenchira. E.K. Divakaran Potti was a high school teacher by profession from 1950 to 1973 in the Kizhakkambalam High School. He has died on 23rd July 2005 at his 87th years.

Thomson Medical Centre Mala

Thomson medical centre Mala Thrissur
Thomson Medical Centre Mala Thrissur, one of the popular medical institution situated in the heart of Mala town, strive to create a healthy and delighted generation to the community. It was started on 28th February, 2000 as a Polyclinic in a small premise opposite to Mala Police Station aimed to cater services for middle class and below. Currently Thomson Medical Centre is a well known healthcare centre facilitate all the major medical facilities.

St. Antony's HSS Mala Thrissur

Image of Mala St. Antony's School (HS and HSS) Mala Thrissur, Kerala

St. Antony's Higher Secondary School Mala Thrissur (St. Antony's HSS Mala Thrissur), a prominent school situated just opposite to St. Stanislaus Forane Church Mala (Mala RC Church). The school aims at the total development of the integrated personality of each individual. Looking forward to this end, the school caters to the varied demands of academic, moral, psychological, physical needs of the students.

Jesus Training College (JCT) Mala

Jesus Training College Mala, Trissur, Kerala - Mala JCT College, Mala BEd College
Jesus Training College Mala (JTC Mala or BEd College Mala), is a self financing B. Ed college, affiliated to the University of Calicut and approved by Southern Regional Committee National Council for Teacher Education, Bangalore. JTC Mala is the brainchild of His Excellence RT. Rev. Dr. James Pazhayattil, Bishop of Irinjalakuda. The college was formally inaugurated by His Excellency on 15th June 1995.

Mala Aravindan - Famous Malayalam Movie Actor And Comedian

Mala Aravindan - Movie artist, comedian, drama artist, Mala, Vadama, Thrissur, Kerala

Mala Aravindan, a famous Malayalam movie actor and comedian born in Thrissur, Kerala as the eldest son of Ayyappan, an Excise department employee and Ponnamma, a school teacher. Later, Mala Aravindan, migrated his location to Mala and started using the place name along with his name. Aravindan started his film career in 1968 movie Sindhooram, directed by Balakrishnan.

Holy Grace Engineering College Mala Thrissur

Holy Grace Engineering college for women, Mala, Trichur, Kerala

Holy Grace Engineering College was started in 2010 as the third prestigious educational venture by Holy Grace Foundation Mala. Holy Grace Engineering College is located just 2.5 km away from Mala Town which is the border place of Thrissur - Ernakulum district. The location is equidistant to the cultural capital of Kerala Thrissur and the commercial capital Kochi. It provides a background of the right combination of cultural heritage of Thrissur and cosmopolitan nature of Kochi.

Community Health Centre Puthenchira (CHC Puthenchira Hospital)

Community Health Centre Puthenchira (CHC Puthenchira Hospital)

Puthenchira Community Health Centre (CHC Puthenchira), Thrissur District, Kerala situated just one km away from Puthenchira High School Junction which is easily accessible from any part of the village. It is well known health care and prevention centre to the common people from the nearby areas and villages of Puthenchira Panchayat.

Karingachira Anchalppetty Puthenchira, Mala Thrissur

Image of Anchalpetty and Old Police Station at karingachira, Puthenchira

Anchalpetty and the Police Outpost building at Karingachira in Puthenchira. The Anchalpetty at Karinguchira remind us to retrace an Era of Kings and Queens, slaves and palaces. Anchalpetty was the primitive method of sending postal articles from one place to another through a bearer, who runs speedily through the available roads. The "Anchal Runner" wears a special uniform and hold an iron rod in his hand; he also wears bells around his waste. When the Anchal man is on the run, everybody on the road should give way to the runner.

Personalities Mala Thrissur Kerala

Image of Late Leader K. Karunakaran, Mala
It is relevant to explore the prominent personalities of Mala who were involved in social and political work. The history of modern Mala started counting from around 1850. It was Chakkalmattath Kanichai Thomman Ittoop who gave the huge plot known "Padanayar Kottaparampu" and paddy field to the amount of 300 measures to the Carmelite Congregation to start their Monastery.

Vijayagiri Public School (CBSE) Annallur, Ashtamichira, Mala, Thrissur Kerala

Vijayagiri Public School, Annallur Ashtamichira, Mala, Mukundapuram, Kerala (Vijayagiri CBSE School, Annallur Ashtamichira, Mala)

Vijayagiri Public School, Annallur, Mala is located 8 km far from Mala Town, established with a vision of providing quality education to students from all level of the society. The Vijayagiri Public School, Annallur has been affiliated to (CBSE). Vijayagiri Public School is dedicated to provide world class educational facilities to the students and offers education from classes KG, 1st to Class XII.