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Explore Thrissur in India.

Thrissur in the region of Kerala with it's 325,110 inhabitants is a place in India - some 1,254 mi (or 2,017 km) South of New Delhi, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Thrissur in India

Current time in Thrissur is now 10:32 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kolkata" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Colombo, Vazhani, Vadakkancheri, Urakam, Thiruvananthapuram or Nattika. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Thrissur and Ollur. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

28°C / 82 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 14%
Air Humidity 89%
Air Pressure 1015.3 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 64% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Monday, 20th of November 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Moderate rain Day: 31°C (87 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Tuesday, 21st of November 2017
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Wednesday, 22nd of November 2017
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 29°C (85 °F)
Night: 25°C (77 °F)

Videos

Thrissur Pooram_ilanjithara Melam 2012 p...

12:38 min ( May 14, 2012 by jofy. p.j.)
Views: 1,285 - Rating: 5/5

Part 3 of 4. Thrissur Iilanjithara Melam ( ) Live visuals of Doordarshan.Thrissur Pooram is called 'the pooram of all poorams' (festival). It is the biggest of all poorams held in Kerala state. Thris...

Thrissur Pooram_ilanjithara Melam 2012 p...

05:01 min ( May 01, 2012 by jofy. p.j.)
Views: 2,025 - Rating: 5/5

Thrissur Iilanjithara Melam ( ) Live visuals of Doordarshan.Thrissur Pooram is called 'the pooram of all poorams' (festival). It is the biggest of all poorams held in Kerala state. Thrissur Pooram is...


Thrissur Pooram_ilanjithara Melam 2012 p...

08:43 min ( May 14, 2012 by jofy. p.j.)
Views: 516 - Rating: 5/5

Part 4 of 4. Thrissur Iilanjithara Melam ( ) Live visuals of Doordarshan.Thrissur Pooram is called 'the pooram of all poorams' (festival). It is the biggest of all poorams held in Kerala state. Thris...

Thrissur Pooram_Thekkottirakkam 2012 Par...

11:09 min ( May 03, 2012 by jofy. p.j.)
Views: 549 - Rating: 5/5

Thrissur Pooram is called 'the pooram of all poorams' (festival). It is the biggest of all poorams held in Kerala state. Thrissur Pooram is celebrated at the Vadakkunnathan Temple, situated on a hillo...


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Interesting facts about this location

St. Thomas College, Thrissur

St. Thomas College, Thrissur is a Christian college located in Thrissur City, the Cultural Capital of Kerala, India. Founded by Mar Adolph Medlycott in 1889, this college played a very important role in the development of Kerala. St. Thomas College, Thrissur is the first Roman Catholic college in Kerala, India. It is conducted by the Syro-Malabar Catholic Archdiocese of Thrissur.

More reading: St. Thomas College, Thrissur homepage
Located at 10.52, 76.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Archdiocese of Thrissur, Arts and Science colleges in Kerala, Colleges in Thrissur, Education in Thrissur, Roman Catholic universities and colleges in India, Universities and colleges in Kerala

Chaldean Syrian Church

The Chaldean Syrian Church is an Indian Christian church that is an archbishopric of the Assyrian Church of the East. Its members are part of the St. Thomas Christian community, who trace their origins to the evangelistic activities of Thomas the Apostle in the 1st century. They are almost exclusively based in the state of Kerala, with the church's cathedral located in Thrissur City.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 10.52, 76.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Assyrian Church of the East, Christianity in India, Church of the East, Saint Thomas Christians

Vadakkunnathan Temple

Vadakkunnathan Temple, also known as Tenkailasam and Vrshabhacalam, is an ancient Hindu temple dedicated to Shiva at City of Thrissur, of Kerala state in India. This temple is a classic example of the architectural style of Kerala and has monumental towers on all four sides and also a kuttambalam. Mural paintings depicting various episodes from Mahabharata can be seen inside the temple. The shrines and the kuttambalam display vignettes carved in wood.

More reading: Vadakkunnathan Temple homepage
Located at 10.52, 76.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Hindu temples in Thrissur, Hindu temples in Thrissur district, Shiva temples, Visitor attractions in Thrissur

Thrissur

Thrissur  pronunciation, originally Thrisivaperoor and previously known by its anglicized form as Trichur, is the fourth largest city, the third largest urban agglomeration in Kerala (Pop. 1,854,783) and the 20th largest in India. It is also the headquarters of the Thrissur District. The City is built around a 65-acre hillock called the Thekkinkadu Maidan which seats the Vadakkumnathan temple. Thrissur was once the capital of the Kingdom of Cochin.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 10.52, 76.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Former Indian capital cities, Thrissur, Tourism in Kerala

Government Engineering College, Thrissur

The Government Engineering College Thrissur (GECT or Thrissur Engineering College) is a technical education institute in Kerala, India. It is the second oldest engineering college established in Kerala and the first engineering college to be established after the formation of Kerala State. The college is affiliated to the calicut university. In 2009, Mint (newspaper) rated GECT among the top 50 government engineering colleges in India.

More reading: Government Engineering College, Thrissur homepage
Located at 10.52, 76.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:All India Council for Technical Education, Colleges affiliated with the University of Calicut, Education in Thrissur, Engineering colleges in Kerala

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