Cheruvathur

Cheruvathur is a town in the Kasaragod district, state of Kerala. It is located 58 km from the district headquarters at Kasaragod Town.

Cheruvathur
Town
Pottam Theyyam at Cheruvathur
Pottam Theyyam at Cheruvathur
Cheruvathur is located in Kerala
Cheruvathur
Cheruvathur
Location in Kerala, India
Cheruvathur is located in India
Cheruvathur
Cheruvathur
Cheruvathur (India)
Coordinates: 12°19′00″N 75°04′59″E / 12.3167°N 75.083°ECoordinates: 12°19′00″N 75°04′59″E / 12.3167°N 75.083°E
Country India
StateKerala
DistrictKasaragod
Area
 • Total18.37 km2 (7.09 sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialMalayalam, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
671313

Transportation

Local roads have access to NH.66 which connects to Mangalore in the north and Calicut in the south. The nearest railway station is Cheruvathur on Mangalore-Palakkad line. There are airports at Mangalore and Kannur.

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Cheemeni

Cheemeni is a Small Town in Kasaragod district in the state of Kerala, India.

Cheemeni Vishnumurthy temple has lakhs of devotees visiting every year.

Cheruvathur Mahadeva Temple

Cheruvathur Sri Mahadeva Temple, located in Kunnamkulam town of Thrissur district of Kerala. The presiding deity of the temple is Lord Shiva, located in main sanctum sanatorium facing east. According to folklore, sage Parasurama has installed the idol. The temple is a part of the 108 famous Shiva temples in Kerala. Most of the ancient temples in Kerala have some mythology narrating its origin. Cheruvathur Sri Mahadeva Temple has numerous legends connecting to its popularity to this day. Most prominent legend is that it is one of the 108 Siva temples of Kerala established by sage Parasurama. Lord Mahadeva in Cheruvathur is worshipped as "Cheruvathurappan" in this temple. The East facing Sanctum sanctorum is placed here in the shape of circular with copper roof.

Cheruvathur railway station

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Hosdurg taluk

Hosdurg is one of the four taluks that constitute the Kasaragod District, state of Kerala; the others are Kasaragod Taluk, Manjeshwaram taluk and Vellarikundu taluk. It shares its borders on the north with the Kasaragod taluk, south with the Kannur District, east with the Dakshina Kannada and coorg district of Karnataka and on the west with the Arabian sea. With an area of 900.3 km2 (90030 hectares), it is the smaller of the two taluks. Kanhangad and Nileshwaram are the municipalities within the taluk. Hosdurg (after which the taluk is named), a kilometer south of Kanhangad town, the latter the taluk headquarters. Other major settlements include Trikarpur, Cheruvathur and Chittarikkal. Bekal Fort tourism is situated in the taluk.

Etymology of Hosdurg is derived from Kannada with the meaning of "new" (Hosa) and "fort" (Durga).

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Valiyaparamba

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Kasaragod

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