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.

Pilgrim Centre Sampaloor Mala

Sampaloor Church and Pilgrim centre - St. xaviour's Church Sampaloor

The history of Sampaloor is interwoven with the Saints and Scholars who came to Sampaloor through the waterways which starting from Musiris to Mararikulam (a river port where houseboats can anchor).  The name Sampaloor derived from the name, St. Paul Oor (means the place of St. Paul). Oor in Tamil language means "place".

 

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.

 

Paythuruth Mala Kerala

A bit of land amidst the serene waters of Chalakudy river, near Kundoor, only 9 km from Mala Town "Paythuruth" is a fascinating experience. Abundantly blessed by nature with agriculture products and green vegetation this island gives a bird's eye view of "God's own contry".

Rare island in the Mala area

It is one of the rare islands where of this kind where we get pure drinking water. Paythuruth has rich resources for fostering tourism especially "village tourism". Many families in different caste and creed live peacefully here in harmony.

 

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.

 

Snehagiri Society Mala Thrissur Kerala

Snehagiri Society Kuruvilassery Mala Kerala

Snehagiri Society Mala Thrissur was founded and registered in the year 1979. It is situated about 4 km away from Mala town, registered under Charitable Societies Act, with independent legal status. Snehagiri, which means "Love Hill" is the name of the community they established. Currently about 500 families of the locality which took its name from a nucleus of about 25 families built a housing complex of that name in an area of about 5 acres of land.

 

Ration Card Renewal - Online Checking of Draft Beneficiary List for Final Correction

Ration Card Renewal - Online Checking of Draft Beneficiary List for Final Correction

Civil Supplies Department in Kerala all set to enforce National Food Security Act (NFSA) from Nov. 1, 2016. Prior finalizing beneficiaries, department has published a draft beneficiary list comply error free and complaint free NFSA system.

 

List of Famous Waterfalls In Kerala

Athirapally waterfalls during mosoon season

The forests of the Western Ghat are punctuated with large and small waterfalls that roar, gurgle and splash down the mountain side. Almost all these scintillating Cascades are the venues for picnics and excursions round the year in Kerala.

 

Oxbow Lake Vynthala Mala Thrissur

Oxbow Lake Vynthala Mala Thrissur

Vynthala Oxbow Lake of "Kanichan thura" (thura means lake in the local language Malayalam) at Vynthala a neighboring place of Mala. The Oxbow lakes are that naturally formed adjacent to the river and in the shape ox-bow is called "Oxbow lake". The rivers that are coming from the mountain take diversion and assume the shape of English letter "U" in some parts of plane area.

 

Govt. Ayurveda Hospital Puthenchira

Govt. Ayurveda Hospital Puthenchira Thrissur Kerala

Government Ayurveda Hospital Puthenchira situated at 6 km away from Mala town and a half km from "Puthenchira Sadanam" / "Saanthi Nagar Puthenchira". It was started in 1986 as an Ayurveda Dispensary with the facility of one Ayurveda Doctor and a few associated staffs.

 

Mar Thoma Residential School, Thiruvalla, Pathanamthitta, Kerala

Mar Thoma Central Residential School (CBSE), Thiruvalla, Pathanamthitta, Kerala

Mar Thoma Residential School, Thiruvalla was founded in 1974 by the Mar Thoma Educational Agency, Thiruvalla, Kerala, which is a charitable body registered under the Travancore-Cochin Literary, Scientific and Charitable Societies.

 

Frequently Asked Questions About Ration Card (Ration Card FAQ)

Frequently Asked Questions About Ration Card (Ration Card FAQ)

Indian Ration Card lets you not only obtaining rationing articles from ration shop but it uses as a proof of identity and address proof. In some occasions, it acts as an income proof too. Here we mainly look into the Ration Card FAQs over type of ration cards and rationing articles from Fair Price Shops.

 

Gurudeva Public School (CBSE) Varakkara Thrissur

Gurudeva Public School Varakkara, one of the popular CBSE School in the Varakkara Village, started on June 1998 under the management of Gurudeva Trust of Varakkara Bhagavathy Kshetra Yogam. The school emphasizes to make their students "Bharatheeya Citizen" that every parents expected for their children from this school. Management and teachers of the Gurudeva Public School Varakkara striving to keep the concept apt.

 

Mala Photo Gallery

Mala Grama Panchayat Cultural centre

Photo Gallery of Malakadavu, Mala Jewish Monument, Puthenchira water falls, Vynthala Oxbow Lake, Athirappilly and Vazhachal Water Falls, Mala Carmel College, Snehagiri English Medium School, Kottackal Soccorso Convent Girls School, Vadama Pambummekkattu Mana, Mala St. Stanislaus Church, Ambazhakadu RC Church, Puthenchira St Mary's Forane Church, Kuzhikattussery Pilgrim Centre, Sampaloor Pilgrim Centre and more. .

 

Sree Mukunda Krishnaswamy Temple Mala

Mala Sree Mukunda Krishnaswamy Temple Mala

Mala's historical prominence is interwoven with the culture of Gowdasaraswatha (Konkani) community, who immigrated from Goa in 1560.

 

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.

 

Tourism, Mala Thrissur Kerala

Tourism, Mala Thrissur Kerala

Mala enchanted by different rivers, backwaters, small hills and its green palms swaying in the wind and rich paddy fields offers an ideal spot for any tourist. The pilgrim centers, monuments, goddess nature and the must see spots fulfill your eagerness finding new shore in tourism. Mala had inland water ways and rivers connecting main trade centers of Kerala which in turn made an Ancient trade market.

 

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.

 

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.

 

Mariam Thresia Hospital Kuzhikkattussery Mala

Mariam Thresia Hospital Kuzhikkattussery Mala

It was blessed Mariam Thresia's vision and her sincere mission with spirit of God was the only force behind this humble project of Maria Theresa Hospital. By the grace of god and kind co-operation and help many positive motivated people, the dream to have a hospital in a remote village like Kuzhikkattussery met its reality. This hospital stands up as a movement of our beloved founder. Blessed Mariam Thresia to perpetuate her healing mission with love and care.

 

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan School (CBSE) Puthucode Kendra, Palakkad, Kerala

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan School

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan School Puthucode Kendra is situated at Puthucode in Palakkad District, Kerala, on the sub-highway connecting Vadakkanchery with Pazhayannur.