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Taluk Name : Chengannur
District : Alappuzha
State : Kerala
Division : South Kerala
Language : Malayalam and Hindi, English,tamil, Konkani
Time zone: IST (UTC+5:30)
Elevation / Altitude: 21 meters. Above Seal level
Telephone Code / Std Code: 0469
Pin Code : 690104
Post Office Name : Cherukole
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Alternate Village Name : Cheriyanad west

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Current Temperature is 27 °C

Humidity: 84%
Wind : From West at 7 kph
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Cherianad village located between chenganoor and Mavelikara, 8KM from Chenganoor and 7 KM from Maveliakra.

 Cheriyanad was once located on the boundary of the kingdom of the Kayamkulam Rajah and in 1746 along with the rest of the kingdom it was annexed to travancore. Cheriyanad possesses a Pada Nilam or a battlefield which is now occupied by a school. Till 1980s there was a "Kalithattu" (a raised square platform fortified with four heavy stones at the boarders and a Banyan tree as well. During temple festival, the famous "Pallivilakku (High rise wooden RATH with lighted lamps) from each Kara brought to the ground. Even now, the tradition continues. Some prominent families owned Kalaris i.e. martial arts gymnasiums and also private temples.
Traditionally Cheriyanad consisted of nine original Karas or villages which are now: Athimanchery, Edavankadu, Mandapariyaram, Thuruthimal, Moolikode, Edamuri, Mampara, Ariunnisery, and Alakode. For administrative purposes it is subdivided into fourteen Karas. Cheriyanad is home to an important Temple, located west of Padanilam jn; (500 m) Mavelikara-Puliyoor-Chengannur road, of the hindu deity subrahmanian which is included in the jurisdiction of the high priests of the sabarimala Temple, the Thazhamon Madhom namboodiri family of chengannur. This temple is located in the heart of Cheriyanad , also known as Athimuncherry. 

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Cheriyanad is a Village in Chengannur Taluk in Alappuzha District of Kerala State, India. It belongs to South Kerala Division . It is located 44 KM towards East from District head quarters Alappuzha. 7 KM from Chengannur. 111 KM from State capital Thiruvananthapuram

Cheriyanad Pin code is 690104 and postal head office is Cherukole .

Venmony ( 3 KM ) , Thazhakkara ( 3 KM ) , Ala ( 4 KM ) , Cherukol ( 6 KM ) , Chengannur ( 6 KM ) are the nearby Villages to Cheriyanad. Cheriyanad is surrounded by Chengannur Taluk towards North , Kulanada Taluk towards East , Koipuram Taluk towards North , Bharanicavu Taluk towards South .

Chengannur , Mavelikkara , Thiruvalla , Kayamkulam are the nearby Cities to Cheriyanad.

This Place is in the border of the Alappuzha District and Pathanamthitta District. Pathanamthitta District Thiruvalla is North towards this place .

Demographics of Cheriyanad

Malayalam is the Local Language here.

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Cheriyanad Rail Way Station , Mavelikara Rail Way Station are the very nearby railway stations to Cheriyanad. How ever Kottayam Rail Way Station is major railway station 41 KM near to Cheriyanad

Colleges near Cheriyanad

Sree Narayana College
Address : Kanjikuzhi, S.l.puram
St. Michael's College
Address : Pathinonnam Mail s.l.puram
T.k. Madhava Memorial College
Address : Nangiarkulangara P.o.
Soware College Of Computers'
Address : Near Oachira Kseb Office, krishnapuram South, oachira
Sdv College Of Arts & Science
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Schools near Cheriyanad

Govt.hss Angadical South
Address : chenganoor , chengannur , alappuzha , Kerala . PIN- 689122 , Post - Angadical Chengannur
Vhss Kallissery Chengannur
Address : thiruvanvandoor , chengannur , alappuzha , Kerala . PIN- 689124 , Post - Kallisserry
Govt. Hss Ala
Address : ala , chengannur , alappuzha , Kerala . PIN- 689126 , Post - Ala (Alappuzha)
Cheriyanadu Dbhss
Address : cheriyanadu , chengannur , alappuzha , Kerala . PIN- 689511 , Post - Cheriyanadu

Sub Villages in Cheriyanad

Manaveeyam kolony     Thuruthimel     Thumpothara     Vattamala east     Vazhakkoottam     Ellikulathu kavu    

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Near Cities
Chengannur  6 KM near     
Mavelikkara  6 KM near     
Thiruvalla  14 KM near     
Kayamkulam  17 KM near     
Near By Taluks
Mavelikkara  6 KM near     
Chengannur  6 KM near     
Kulanada  10 KM near     
Koipuram  12 KM near     
Near By Air Ports
Trivandrum International Airport   106 KM near     
Kochi Airport   112 KM near     
Tuticorin Airport   190 KM near     
Madurai Airport   197 KM near     
Near By Tourist Places
Kuttanad   25 KM near     
Sasthamkotta   29 KM near     
Kottayam   39 KM near     
Alleppey   41 KM near     
Kumarakom   43 KM near     
Near By Districts
Pathanamthitta   24 KM near     
Kottayam   41 KM near     
Alappuzha   42 KM near     
Kollam   45 KM near     
Near By RailWay Station
Cheriyanad Rail Way Station   1 KM near     
Chengannur Rail Way Station   6 KM near     
Mavelikara Rail Way Station   6 KM near     
Kayankulam Rail Way Station   14 KM near     

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