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.

Jewish Monument - Synagogue and Cemetery - Mala Thrissur, Kerala

Mala jewish Synagogue inside view, Thrissur Kerala

The rare remnants of Jewish Settlement in Mala will attract any tourists of aesthetic mind. In ancient period Mala street was known after Jews and it was called "Jews Street Mala". In 1948, when Israel was formed, the Jews left this place and back to their mother land. There is currently no Jewish community left in Mala.

 

MET'S Engineering College Mala

MET's Engineering Mala, Thrissur Kerala

MET'S School of Engineering Mala (MET'S Mala or Mala Engineering College) was established by Mala Education Trust (MET) in 2002. It is accredited by the AICTE and is affiliated to the University of Calicut.

MET'S Engineering situates just 3 km away from Mala town, built over a sprawling twenty seven acre lush green land, built up area of 80,000 sq. ft. serene and exquisite landscaping enhances the conclusiveness of the place to academic pursuits of learning and research.

 

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.

 

Malakadavu Mala, Thrissur

Malakadavu Mala, Thrissur

Malakadavu or Mala Kadavu (Mala + kadavu - kadavu means a type of localized boat jetty or small port in local language Malayalam) is considered to be the "Gateway" of ancient Mala.

 

MIL Controls Limited Mala

Mala MIL Ltd, Meladoor

MIL Controls Limited, a German KSB Group company has been a pioneer manufacturer of control valves, level instruments and accessories for nearly two decades. MIL Controls Limited started commercial production in 1984. It was originally known as Masoneilan (I) Limited.

 

View and Update Renewal of Ration Card Details for Verification in Kerala

Kerala Ration Card Renewal Data Verification Login Screen

Civil Supplies Department, Kerala has issued a notice to public regarding its ongoing process of ration card renewal, an opportunity to verify the data, department has entered for each of the ration cards. Citizen can login using their ration card number and captcha to view what details they have entered to our new ration card. This facility is only for a few days and only one chance for every card holder so that anyone want to make sure their data, they have to act on or before 28th of August 2015.

 

Ration Card Renewal: Draft Print Out For Verification and Correction

Ration Card Renewal Draft Printout for verification and correction

Civil Supplies Department has issued a notification clarifying how final off-line correction can be done by each applicant. Citizens to take care of the mistakes made by data entry workers???.

 

Carmel College For Women Mala Thrissur Kerala

National Assesment and Acreditations Council (NAAC) Peer Team from UGC Submit Their Report to Mala Carmel College during their exit meeting Image of Mala Carmel College for women, Mala Trissur Kerala

Carmel College Mala (Woman's College Mala), a first grade college for women under Calicut University stands nestled in an idyllic locale - walkable distance to Mala town - established in 1981 by CMC (Congregation of the Mother of Carmel) Sisters with innumerable support of well wishers.

 

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.

 

St. Stanislaus Forane Church Mala Thrissur

Mala St. Stanislaus Forane Church Mala Thrissur

Mala St. Stanislaus Forane Church reputed to be the only one after Stanislaus Cosco in the whole of India was built in 1840. Excellence in architectural grandeur is its prime attraction. Mala St. Stanislaus Forane Church is also known for the peace and solace that believers attain.

 

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.

 

Bl. Mariam Thresia, Kuzhikkattussery Pilgrim Centre Mala

Kuzhikkattussery Pilgrim centre, Blessed Mariam Thresia, Kundai, kuzhikkattussery, Thrissur District, Kerala

"In everything, sacrifice your selfishness" BI. Mariam Thresia.

Mariam Thresia Chiramel Mankidiyan (1876-1926), was called during the first half of her life simply Thresia, the name given to her at baptism on 3 May 1876.

Since 1904 she wanted to be called Mariam Thresia as she believed that she was asked to add "Mariam" to her name by the Blessed Virgin Mary in a vision. She did so. And it was as Mariam Thresia that she was professed in 1914, the foundress and first member of the Congregation of the Holy Family.

 

Health Services At Mala

Healthcare system at Mala Thrissur

Having adequate health care is extremely important to people. This is especially true in the area of medicine and the delivery of health care services at Mala. Mala has different types of health care system provided by Govt. and private organization.

 

Religious at Mala Kerala

Religious at Mala Kerala

In those ancient period of Mala Thrissur, ceremonial sounds from four places of worship (Temple, Synagogue, Mosque, and Church within the Mala town limit) were heard at the same time proclaiming religious unity of people dwelling at Mala and surroundings of Mala.

 

Pilgrim Centre Kuzhikkattussery

Kuzhikkattussery Pilgrim centre - Blessed Mariyam Thresia

Kuzhikkattussery Pilgrim Centre, Mala is one of the popular tourists and pilgrim centres among Roman Catholics where the two tombs have been placed in the Holy Family Convent Church. It has only about 6 km away from Mala town. Blessed Mariam Thresia who died on 8 June, 1926, and Fr Vithayathil, who was the spiritual guide of blessed Mariam Thresia died in 1964.

 

Kodungallur Azhikode Mar Thoma (St. Thomas) Church: The Birth Place of Indian Christianity

Kodungallur Azhikode Mar Thoma (St. Thomas) Church: The Birth Place of Indian Christianity

Azhikode St. Thomas Church also known as Mar Thoma Pontifical Shrine is known as the birth place of the Christianity in India. It's a famous Christian shrine situated at Azhikode, a few km away from Kodungallur town. The main significance of this church is that it is one of the seven churches that have been founded by St.Thomas and obviously the first one. The church has been built on the year 1953 and the church today holds the relic of St.Thomas - a bone from his arm.

 

St. Joseph's College for Women Irinjalakuda, Thrissur, Kerala

St. Joseph's College for Women Irinjalakuda, Thrissur, Kerala

St. Joseph’s College for women is, however, more than a college situated in the heart of Irinjalakuda close to Kodungallur-Thrissur state highway. This institution seeks to graduate women as skilled, refined, innovative, service-oriented professional promoters of inter-cultural understanding and sustainable economic development. Ever since it was founded in 1964 it has been constantly evolving to respond to the educational needs of thousands of suburban women of mediocre means.

 

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.

 

Kerala State Tourism Awards

Kerala State Tourism Awards

State Tourism Department has declared winners of its tourism awards in 3 different categories for the year 2014-2015. It was announced by the government on Dec. 16th Friday, 2016, after verifying the report submitted by judging committee headed by Principal Secretary of Tourism, Kerala.