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  Kerala Tourism - Thrissur ( Trichur )
Thrissur was occupied by the Rajahs of Kochi from the 16
Thrissur Pooram, the mother of all temple festivals in the state, is essentially one of spectacles.
PeechiVazhani Wildlife Sanctuary and The Peechy Dam are 23 km from Thrissur.
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 Thrissur - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Thrissur was for a brief period, the capital of the Kochi kingdom.
Thrissur is situated in south western India 10.52° N 76.21° E and is in the central part of Kerala state, India.
Thrissur Zoo It is a major attraction for children and students with a variety of animals.
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 Thrissur,Thrissur Travel Thrissur Tours of Thrissur Tourism in Thrissur Kerala   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Thrissur, with its rich history, cultural heritage and archaeological wealth, is rich in cultural activities.
Thrissur, the name derived from 'Tiru-Shiva-Perur' (the town with the name of Lord Shiva) is the cultural capital of Kerala.
Peechi Vazhani Wildlife Sanctuary: The Peechi-Vazhani Sanctuary comprising of the dense, moist deciduous and semi-evergreen forests is situated in the catchment area of the Peechi and Vazhani dams.
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 Thrissur Pooram
Thrissur Pooram - considered to be the mother of all poorams, is a cultural highlight par excellence, celebrated in the Malayalam month Medam (April/May).
The two century old festival of spectacular procession of caparisoned elephants and enthralling percussion performances in a never ending succession is an 36 hours marathon event of incredible beauty, a feast for the eye and the ear, unfolding between 6 am to 12 noon the other day.
Before the advent of Thrissur Pooram, the largest temple festival during summer in central Kerala was the one-day festival held at Aarattupuzha, 12 km south of the town.
www.mykerala.net /thrissur/pooram.html   (333 words)

 Welcome to Thrissur - Tourism
The early political history of the District is interlinked with that of the Cheras of the Sangam age, who ruled over vast portions of Kerala with their capital at Vanchi.
The history of Thrissur District from the 9th to the 12th centuries is the history of Kulasekharas of Mahodayapuram and the history since 12th century is the history of the rise and growth of Perumpadappu Swarupam.
Thrissur District can claim the honour of having been in the forefront of the country-wide movement for temple entry and abolition of untouchability.
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 Thrissur - At A Glance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The term Thrissur is the abbreviated anglicised from of the Malayalam word "Thrissivaperur" which means the town of the 'Sacred Siva'.
The total population of Thrissur district according to the census of 2001 is 2,975,440 of whom 1,422,047 are men and 1,553,393 are women.
The main canals of the district are: (1) Ponnani Canal in Chavakkad taluk, (2) Canoli Canal in Mukundapuram taluk, and (3) Shanmugham Canal in Mukundapuram taluk, and (4) Puthenthode in Thrissur taluk.
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 Thrissur Holidays, Thrissur Kerala, Thrissur Vacation, Thrissur Hotels, Thrissur Tours
Thrissur, the name derived from 'Tiru-Shiva-Perur' (the town with the name of Lord Shiva) is dubbed the cultural capital of Kerala.
The district has a forest area of 103619 hector Thrissur's emergence to town and cultural centre is attributed to Raja Rama Varma, popularly known as 'Sakthan Thampuran', who was the king of Cochin in 1790.
Thrissur is also known for Pooram, the most colourful and spectacular temple festival in Kerala.
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 Vadakkunnathar Temple at Thrissur
Thrissur is a major railhead on the railroad between Coimbatore and Cochin/Tiruvanandapuram.
Thrissur was also once known as Vrishachala or the hill of Nandi.
Festivals: Thrissur is the site of the annual Pooram festival attracting thousands, however the festival is not associated with the presiding deity here, although it is conducted in the vicinity of the temple.
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 Thrissur, Cultural capital of Kerala - Cocohol
The most important and popular attraction of the district is Thrissur Pooram, a two century old festival celebrated with all pomp and splendor in April/May. A visit to Punnathur kotta, where elephants belonging to the temples in Thrissur and nearby areas are housed, will be an experience of a kind.
Thrissur is also famous for the breathtaking waterfalls at Athirapally and Vazhachal, and the variety rides at the water park there.
Kerala Kalamandalam at Cheruthuruthy - 32kms north-east of Thrissur
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 Thrissur earlier Trichur is the Cultural Capital of Kerala
Thrissur an abbreviation of Thiru-Siva-Peruru has always been referred to as the cultural capital of Kerala.
Thrissur Pooram, for long as one can remember the two dominant temple groups hallowed by many temples in Thiruvambadi and Paramekkavu clans look into a friendly combat for supremacy, is celebrated every year during April- May.
Arattupuzha Temple, situated 16 Kms away from the town on the Thrissur- Kodungallor road, is known for its annual pooram festival held in April-May every year which is one of the most colourful carnivals of Kerala.
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 Thrissur, Trichur, Information about Thrissur, Thrissur in Kerala
Thrissur, also known as Trichur is the cultural capital of Kerala.
Thrissur Pooram is the most colourful temple festival of Kerala and attracts large masses of devotees and spectators from all parts of Kerala and even outside.
Thrissur is an important railhead of the Southern Railways.
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 Joplanet - Experience the Internet
Thrissur, the cultural capital of kerala, came in to being in 1957, was called 'Thrissivaperoor'.Thiru + siva + periya + oor =Thrissivaperoor.
Thrissur is the center for three scheduled banks - South indian bank, Dhanalakhshmi bank and Catholic syrian bank.
Thrissur is also well known for it's gold trade.
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 Thrissur - The Cultural Capital Of Kerala - BackWaters - Express Travel & Tourism
Thrissur is also considered to be the cultural capital of Kerala.
Thrissur is spanned out nearly 3,050 sq kms from the western ghat in the east, Arabian sea in the west, Ernakulam district in the south and Palakkad in the north with a population of approximately 3 lakh.
Thrissur is also noted for her political decisiveness.
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 Kerala celebrates Thrissur Pooram : Thrissur Pooram, festival, Kerala : IBNLive.com : CNN-IBN
Thrissur Pooram is the most colourful temple festival of Kerala and attracts large masses of devotees and spectators from all parts of the state and even outside.
The Pooram Festival is celebrated by two rival groups representing the two divisions of Thrissur Paramekkavu and Thiruvambadi vying with each other in making the display of fireworks grander and more colourful.
Each group is allowed to display a maximum of fifteen elephants and all efforts are made by each party to secure the best elephants in South India and the most artistic parasols, several kinds of which are raised on the elephants during the display.
www.ibnlive.com /news/kerala-celebrates-thrissur-pooram/9693-3.html   (355 words)

 Maya Projects-Builders Thrissur Trichur Residential Commercial property Real estate Thrissur
Thrissur has been always a favourite place for builders of repute in Kerala as it is situated nearly at the middle of Kerala and the culture is a unique blend of the North and the South.
Thrissur is emerging into a place of importance as many hi-tech Super Specialty Hospitals manned by professionals of repute in the field pf medicine have come up in and around Thrissur.
Thrissur, the Cultural Capital of Kerala is fast growing as the Educational Capital of Kerala too.
www.mayaprojects.com /invest_in_trichur.htm   (1461 words)

 Thrissur district - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Thrissur (Malayalam: തൃശു൪) is a district situated in the central part of Kerala state_name, India.
Thrissur is situated in south western India 10.52° N 76.21° E and is in the central part of Kerala state_name, India.
Thrissur is famous for the power loom industry and the Textile Mills like the Alagappa Textiles in AlagappaNagar, Kerala Lakshmi Mills at Pullazhi, Thrissur Cotton Mills at Nattika, Rajgopal Textiles at Athani, Sitaram Spinning and Weaving Mills Thrissur, Vanaja Textiles at Kuriachira and Kunnath Textiles at Thrissur.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Thrissur_district   (1892 words)

 Thrissur travel guide - Wikitravel
Thrissur [1] is a city situated in central part of Kerala in South India.
Thrissur city is well connected and serviced by rail to all major cities in India like Kozhikode, Mangalore, Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram, Bangalore, Mumbai, Chennai, Calcutta and New Delhi
Athirapilly Water Falls (63 km from Thrissur City) This 80 feet high waterfall at the threshold of the Sholayar ranges is a popular picnic spot.
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 Thrissur Gold Wedding Centre   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Thrissur Gold Wedding Center was started with the aim to provide a truly one-stop shopping experience for the bride and groom and their kin.
The Thrissur Gold Wedding Center a novel concept pioneered by Mr.
The Thrissur Gold Wedding center will house the finest collection of textiles and jewellery under one roof, giving shopping a wide range to choose from.
www.thrissurgold.com /index.html   (232 words)

 City Information - Thrissur, kerala, India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Thrissur known as "Tiru-Shiva-Perur' is a town named after Lord Shiva.
January is another festive time in Thrissur when the Great Elephant March takes place, - with colourful events that are successively staged in Thrissur, Alappuzha and Thiruvananthapuram.
Thrissur is easily accessible by rail and road.
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 Thrissur - Kerala Global Dot Com
Thrissur district was formed in July 1, 1949
Kodungalloore: Muzirins or Kodungalloore as its is known at at the confluence of Periyar.
Thrissur Pooram: The two century old Cultural highlight par excellence celebrated in the Malayalam month 'Medam'[ April/May] is a feast for the eye and the ear.
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 Thrissur, the cultural capital of Kerala   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
E) is acclaimed as the cultural capital of Kerala, and is the head quarters of the Thrissur District.
Thrissur is situated almost centrally in Kerala State and is well connected by road and rail.
It is accessible by air from International Nedumbassery Airport Kochi (Cochin, Ernakulam) and by sea from Kochi seaport.
www.mykerala.net /thrissur   (214 words)

 Welcom to Thrissur Police.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Special sections were developed for the benefit of Women and Children, to facilitate their involvement in the community participation measures of the Thrissur Police.
Most have close ties with Thrissur; nearly 75% are natives of Thrissur and 90% have friends or relatives staying in Thrissur district.
The success of these police-people meetings resulted in the establishment of a regular monthly public forum at the Thrissur Municipal Corporation, as well as other communities in the District, where people are enabled to approach police officers directly with their grievances.
www.thrissurpolice.com /nammudepolice.htm   (1730 words)

 Thrissur,Web hosting in Thrissur, hosting in Thrissur, domain registration in Thrissur,NT,Linux,Dedicated Servers in ...
All resellers in Thrissur will be given the server access control panel to administer hosting works directly.
Also Resellers in Thrissur are provided with the technical support online and support on phone, email too.
Resellers in Thrissur will be given special discounts to promote web hosting packages in Thrissur.
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 Thrissur Tourism, Thrissur India Travel, Thrissur India Guide: India Line Travel
The city of Thrissur is a beautiful piece of land in Kerala which is rich in history, cultural heritage and archaeological wealth.
The cultural city of Thrissur is home to one of the major attractions in Kerala which is known as "Thrissur Pooram
Trumpeted to center stage by its annual pooram festival, thrissur is the only place to witness wild tusker processions between hoards of people and ear drum shattering fireworks
www.indialine.com /travel/kerala/thrissur   (95 words)

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