Wednesday, December 19, 2007

Important Temples of Kerala

Ambalapuzzha Sri Krishna Temple
The temple is situated in Ambalapuzha, a town in Alapuzha district of Kerala.The temple is built during 790 AD and is an important Sree Krishna temple In Kerala.The 'Palpayasam' prasadam is very famous not only among devotees but all people across Kerala.

Chottanikkara Bhagavathy Temple
The Chottanikkara Bhagavathy Temple is situated in Eranakulam district of Kerala.The main deity is 'Durga' or Adiparasakthi.The deity is worshiped in three different forms as Saraswathi in the morning ,Bhadrakali at noon and as Durga in the evening.The important festivals of the temple are Makam thozhal and Navarathri.The original idol of Bhagavathi facing east is believed to be self-born.

Sree Guruvayoorappan Temple
Situated around 28 Kms from the Trichur district of Kerala ,The Sree Guruvayoorappan temple is the most famous Sree Krishna Temple of Kerala.This is an importnat pilgrimage center of South India.The deity "Guruvayoorappan' is aslo called 'Unnikannan'.At the start of the current yuga, Brihaspathi found a floating statuette of Lord Krishna. He and Vayu installed the statuette in this temple to help mankind in this yuga. This legend forms the basis for the names of both the statuette (Guruvayurappan) and the town.The temple is having the typical Kerala style architecture.Millions of devotees are visiting the temple every year.Non Hindus are not allowed to enter the temple as per the customs.Vishu,Ashtami Rohini,Ekadasi and Chembai Music festival are the important festivals of the temple.

Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple
Located inside the east fort of Trivandrum district of Kerala.The temple deity is Lord Padmanabha ,a form of Lord Vishnu.The prince Marthanda Varma of erstwhile princely state Travancore renovated the temple to its present form.He dedicated his kingdom to the deity, and pledged that he and his descendants would serve the kingdom as Padmanabha Dasa, meaning "servants of the Lord Padmanabha".The temple has a seven-tier tower (Gopuram) and a Tank called Padma theertham .Navarathri festival is among the most famous festival of this temple.Swathi music festival is held along with this festival.

Sabarimala Temple
Probably this is the most famous temple of Kerala.Sabarimala Sri Ayyapa Temple is located in the western Ghats mountains.Lord Ayyappan's temple is situated here in the midst of 18 hills.Sabarimala is believed to be the place where Ayyappan meditated after killing the powerful demon, Mahishi.Sabarimala is one of the most visited piligrim centres in the world with crores of devotees coming every year. The world's second largest annual pilgrimage, after Haj in Mecca, is reported to be to Sabarimala. From the international airport of Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), to Sabarimala is around 175 km. Similarly, from the international airport at Kochi (Cochin) it is around 200 km. The nearest railway stations to Sabarimala are Kottayam and Chengannur (93 km).

Thursday, December 13, 2007

Polytechnics in Kerala.

Here is the List of Polytechnics in Kerala state. (Number of seats mentioned against each course)

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM DISTRICT


1.

Central Polytechnic, Thiruvananthapuram.

1. Civil(50)

2. Mechanical(60)

3. Electrical(60)

4. Textile Technology(60)

5. Electronics(60)

6. Computer Engineering(60)


2.

Government Polytechnic, Neyyattinkara

1. Electronics & Avionics(50)

2. Electronics & Instrumentation.(50)

3. Computer Engineering(60)

4. Electronics & Communication(60)

5. Computer Application & Business Management(50)


3.

Government Polytechnic, Attingal

1. Mechanical(40)

2. Automobile(40)

3. Computer Hardware Maintenance(60)


4.

Women’s Polytechnic, Thiruvananthapuram

1. Instrument Technology.(40)

2. Electronics(50)

3. Commercial Practice(60)

4. Computer Engineering(60)


5.

Government Polytechnic, Nedumangad.
1. Computer Engineering(50)

2. Electronics(50)

3. Computer Hardware Maintenance(50)

KOLLAM DISTRICT


1.

Sree Narayana Polytechnic, Kottiyam (Private)
1. Civil(70)

2. Mechanical(70)

3. Electrical(70)

4. Electronics(30)


2.

Government Polytechnic, Punalur
1. Computer Engineering(50)

2. Electronics(50)

3. Computer Application and Business Management(40)

PATHANAMTHITTA DISTRICT


1.

Government Polytechnic, Vennikulam.
1. Civil(30)

2. Electronics(60)

3. Automobile(50)

4. Computer Engineering(60)


2.

Government Polytechnic, Adoor
1. Mechanical(50)

2. Architecture(40)

3. Polymer Technology(40)


3.

Government Polytechnic, Vechoochira
1. Computer Engineering(40)

2. Electronics(40)

3. Biomedical Engineering(40)


4.

N.S.S Polytechnic, Pandalam (Private)
1. Civil(70)

2. Mechanical(70)

3. Electrical(70)

4. Electronics & Communication(30)

5. Computer Engineering(40)

ALAPPUZHA DISTRICT


1.

Government Polytechnic, Cherthala.
1. Computer Hardware Maintenance(60)

2. Electronics & Instrumentation(50)

3. Electronics Production Technology(60)


2.

Carmel Polytechnic, Alappuzha (Private)
1. Civil(60)

2. Mechanical(60)

3. Electrical(60)


3.

Women’s Polytechnic, Kayamkulam.
1. Electronics(50)

2. Commercial Practice(30)

KOTTAYAM DISTRICT


1.

Government Polytechnic, Kottayam.
1. Civil(50)

2. Mechanical(60)

3. Electrical(50)

4. Electronics(60)

5. Polymer Technology(60)

6. Commercial Practice(50)


2.

Government Polytechnic, Pala
1. Electronics(40)

2. Instrument Technology(20)

3. Computer Engineering(40)


3.

Government Polytechnic, Koduthuruthy.
1. Computer Engineering(50)

2. Electronics(50)

3. Computer Hardware Maintenance(50)

IDUKKI DISTRICT


1.

Government Polytechnic, Muttom.
1. Civil(40)

2. Mechanical(50)

3. Electrical(50)

4. Computer Engineering(60)

5. Electronics(60)


2.

Government Polytechnic, Kumaly
1. Computer Engineering(50)

2. Electronics(40)

3. Computer Application & Business Management(40)


3.

Government Polytechnic, Nedumkantam.
1. Computer Engineering(40)

2. Electronics(50)

3. Computer Hardware Maintenance(50)


4.

Government Polytechnic, Purappuzha
1. Computer Engineering(40)

2. Information Technology(40)

ERNAKULAM DISTRICT


1.

Government Polytechnic, Kalamassery
1. Civil(40)

2. Mechanical(50)

3. Electrical(50)

4. Automobile(50)

5. Chemical(50)

6. Computer Engineering(60)

7. Electronics Production Technology(60)


2.

Government Polytechnic, Kothamangalam.
1. Civil(60)

2. Mechanical(30)

3. Electronics(50)

4. Computer Engineering(60)


3.

Government Polytechnic, Perumbavoor
1. Mechanical(40)

2. Computer Engineering(50)

3. Electronics & Communication(50)


4.

Women’s Polytechnic, Kalamassery
1. Architecture(30)

2. Electronics(60)

3. Commercial Practice(50)

4. Computer Engineering(60)

THRISSUR DISTRICT


1.

Maharajas Technological Institute, Thrissur (Nodal Polytechnic)
1. Civil(60)

2. Mechanical(60)

3. Electrical(60)

4. Electronics(60)

5. Computer Engineering(50)


2.

Sree Rama Government Polytechnic, Thriprayar.
1. Civil(50)

2. Mechanical(50)

3. Electrical(50)

4. Computer Engineering(60)

5. Electronics(50)


3.

Government Polytechnic, Koratty
1. Textile Technology(40)

2. Electronics & Instrumentation(50)

3. Polymer Technology(40)


4.

Thiagarajar Polytechnic, Alagappangar (Private)
1. Civil(70)

2. Mechanical(70)

3. Electrical(70)


5.

Government Polytechnic, Kunnamkulam.
1. Tool & Die(40)

2. Computer Engineering(50)

3. Electronics & Communication(50)


6.

Women’s Polytechnic, Thrissur.
1. Computer Engineering(60)

2. Electronics(60)

3. Commercial Practice(60)


7.

Government Polytechnic, Chelakkara.
1. Computer Engineering(50)

2. Electronics(50)

3. Computer Hardware Maintenance(50)

PALAKKAD DISTRICT


1.

Government Polytechnic, Palakkad
1. Civil(50)

2. Mechanical(50)

3. Instrument Technology(50)

4. Electronics(60)

5. Computer Hardware Maintenance(60)


2.

Government Polytechnic & IPT, Shornur
1. Electronics(50)

2. Computer Engineering(60)

3. Printing Technology(70)

MALAPPURAM DISTRICT


1.

Government Polytechnic, Perinthalmanna (Nodal Polytechnic)
1. Civil(50)

2. Mechanical(50)

3. Electrical(50)

4. Electronics(60)


2.

Government Polytechnic, Thirurangadi.
1. Electronics(50)

2. Computer Engineering(50)

3. Electronics & Communication(50)


3.

S.S.M Polytechnic, Tirur (Private)
1. Civil(50)

2. Mechanical(60)

3. Electrical(60)

4. Electronics(60)

5. Automobile(50)

6. Computer Engineering(40)


4.

Women’s Polytechnic, Kottackal
1. Computer Application and Business Management(40)

2. Electronics & Communication(40)

KOZHIKODE DISTRICT


1.

Kerala Government Polytechnic, Kozhikode (Nodal Polytechnic)
1. Civil(50)

2. Mechanical(60)

3. Electrical(60)

4. Chemical(40)

5. Computer Engineering(60)

6. Tool & Die(50)


2.

Women’s Polytechnic, Kozhikode.
1. Electronics(60)

2. Commercial Practice(50)

KANNUR DISTRICT


1.

Government Polytechnic, Kannur
1. Civil(50)

2. Mechanical(60)

3. Electrical(60)

4. Textile Technology(60)

5. Electronics(60)

6. Wood & Paper Technology(40)


2.

Government Polytechnic, Mattannur
1. Electronics(60)

2. Mechanical(50)

3. Electronics & Instrumentation(50)


3.

Residential Women’s Polytechnic, Payyannur.
1. Electronics & Instrumentation(60)

2. Computer Engineering(60)

3. Computer application and Business Management(50)

4. Electronics 7 Communication(60)

WAYANAD DISTRICT


1.

Government Polytechnic, Meenangadi.
1. Civil(60)

2. Mechanical(60)

3. Electrical(60)

4. Electronics(60)


2.

Government Polytechnic, Mepady.
1. Computer Engineering(50)

2. Electronics(50)

3. Computer Hardware Maintenance(50)

KASARAGOD DISTRICT


1.

Government Polytechnic, Kasaragod
1. Electrical(50)

2. Electronics(60)

3. Computer Engineering(60)

4. Mechanical(50)


2.

Government Polytechnic, Thrikkaripur.
1. Computer Engineering(50)

2. Electronics(50)

3. Computer Application & Business Management.(40)


3.

Swami Nithyananda Polytechnic, Kanhangad. (Private)
1. Mechanical(50)

2. Automobile(50)

3. Civil(50)

Colleges in Malappuram District

The following is the list of Colleges in Malappuram district affiliated to Calicut University.

Arts / Science / Commerce Colleges

1 N .S. S. College, Manjeri,
Manjeri College PO,
Malappuram-676 122

2 M. E. S. Mampad College,
P.O Mampad College,
Malappuram
Website : www.mesmampad.org

3 M. E. S Ponnani College,
P.O. Ponnani South,
Malappuram - 679586.
Website : www.mesponnanicollege.org

4 M. E. A. Sullamussalam Science College,
Areacode,
Ugrapuram PO,
Malappuram-673 639.
Website : wwwmeasscollege.com

5 Unity Women's College,
Manjeri,
P.O. Narukara,
Malappuram-676 122

6 M. E.S . Keveeyam Collge,
Valanchery,
Malappruam - 676 552.
Website : wwwmesvalanchery.org

7 Majlis Arts & Science College,
Puramannur PO,
Valanchery,
Malappuram 676 552.

8 S. N. D. P. Sathabdi Smaraka College,
Angadippuram PO,
Malappruam.

9 H. M. College of Science & Technology,
Manjeri,
Alukkal PO,
Mariyad,
Malappruam

10 S.V.P.K Arts & Science College,
Palemad P. O.,
Edakkara,
Nilambur

11 Regional College of Science and Humanities,
Kizhisseri,
Kuzhimanna,
Malappuram

12 Grace Valley College of Arts & Science,
Wadi Rahma,
Maravattom,
Kadampuzha,
Malappuram

13 Farook Arts & Science College,
Parappur PO,
Kottakkal,
Malappuram
Website : www.femskottakkal.org

14 SAFI Institute of Advanced Study (SIAS),
Vazhayoor East PO,
Malappuram
Website : www.safindia.org

15 Govt. College,
Malappuram,
Pin- 676 509

16 Pookoya Thangal Memorial Govt. College,
Perinthalmanna,
Malappuram-679 322.

17 Thunchan Memorial Govt. College,
Vakkad P.O.,
Tirur,
Malappuram-676 502.

18 E.M.E.A. Collge of Arts & Science,
Kondotty,
Kumminiparamba PO,
Malappuram-673 638.

19 P.S.M.O College,
P.B. No.2,
Tirurangadi,
Malappuram -676 306
Website : www.psmocollege.com

20 Mar Thoma College,
Chungathara,
Malappuram-679 334.

21 Amal College of Management Studies,
Santhigramam,
Myladi,
Nilambur,
Malappuram

22 Markaz Arts & Science College (unaided),
Athawanad,
Malappuram.

23 Jamia Nadawiyya Arts & Science College (unaided),
Edavanna PO,
Malappuram

24 Vedavyasa Institute of Arts & Science ,
Ponnempadam,
Vazhayur,
Malappuram

25 Asabah Arts & Science College,
(unaided) Valayamkulam,
Malappuram

26 Khidmath Arts & Science College,
Edakkulam P. O.,
Thirunavaya,
Malappuram-676301

27 Najath College of Science & Technology,
Karuvarakundu,
Malappuram

28 K.V. Usthad Memorial Darul Hidaya Orphanage Arts & Science College,
Pookarathara,
Kololamba,
Malappuram

College of Applied Sciences (IHRD)

29 College of Applied Science Malappuram Govt. College Campus,
Munduparamba,
Malappuram

30 College of Applied Sciences (unaided) ,
Vattamkulam PO,
Edappal,
Malappuram
Website : www.ihrdkerala.org

31 College ofApplied Sciences,
Vazhakkad,
Malappuram
Website :www.ihrdvazhakkad.org.

Ayurveda Colleges

32 Vaidyaratnam PS Varier Ayurveda College,
Kottakkal,
Edarikode PO,
Malappuram.

Arabic /Oriental Title Colleges

33 Madeenathul Uloom Arabic College,
Pulikkal P.O,
Malappuram-673 637

34 Darul Uloom Arabic College,
Vazhakkad P.O,
Malappuram-673 640

35 Anwarul Islam Arabic College,
Kuniyil,
Kizhuparamba ,
Areacode,
Malappuram 673 639

36 Sullamussalam Arabic College,
Areacode,
Malappuram-673 639

37 Anwarul Islam Women's Arabic College,
P.O. Mongam,
Malappuram-673 642

38 Darunnajath Arabic College,
Karuvarakundu,
Malappuram-676 523
Website: www.darunnajath.org

39 Ansar Arabic College,
Valavannur. P.O,
Malappuram-676 551

40 Orphan's Educational Trust Arabic College (unaided),
Edayur,
Malappuram

41 Anwarul Islam Arabic College (unaided),
Tirurkad,
Malappuram

42 Isha-athul-Islam Arabic College,
Putharikkal,
Parappanangadi,
Malappuram-676 303

43 Falahiya Arabic College,
Down Hill,
Malappuram

44 Al-Hidayath Arabic College,
Thurakkal,
Kondotty,
Malappuram

45 Assabah Arabic College,
Pavittapuram,
Alankode,
Malappuram

Engineering / Technical Colleges

46 M. E. S. College of Engineering,
Kuttipuram,
Thrikkanapuram P.O,
Malappuram
Website : www.mesengg.com

47 M. E. A. Engineering College,
Chemmaniyode,
Malappruam
Website : www.meaengg.org.com

48 Vedavyasa Institute of Technology,
Ponnempadam,
P.O. Karadparamba,
Malappuram
Website : www.vedavyasa.org

Medical Colleges

49 MES Medical College,
Perinthalmanna,
Malaparamba,
Palachode PO,
Kolathur,
Malappuram

Nursing Colleges

50 Al-Shifa College of Nursing,
Perinthalmanna,
Malappuram

51 College of Nursing,
Moulana Hospital,
Perinthalmanna,
Malappuram
Website : moulanahospital.com

52 M. E. S. College of Nursing,
Perinthalmanna,
Malappuram
Website : meskerala.com

Pharmacy Colleges

53 Al-Shifa College of Pharmacy,
Kizhattur,
Perintalmanna,
Malappuram

54 Devaki Amma Memorial College of Pharmacy,
Malayamkunnath,
Chelembra PO,
Malappuram.

55 Jamia Salafiyya Pharmacy College (unaided),
Pulikkal,
Malappuram

Paramedical College

56 Moulana Institute of Nursing and Paramedical Sciences,
Perinthalmanna,
Malappuram
Website : moulanahospital.com

Training Colleges

57 M. C. T Training College,
Alathurpadi,
Melmuri,
Malappuram-676 514

58 Jamia Nadawiyya Training College,
Salah Nagar,
Edavanna P.O,
Malappuram-676 541.

59 K. P. P. M. College of Teacher Education,
Anakkayam,
Malappuram

60 Devaki Amma Memorial College of Teacher Education,
Chelembra,
Malappuram

61 Kunhathumma Memorial College of Teacher Education,
Valillapuzha,
Malappuram

62 Sree Vivekananda College of Teacher Education,
Palemad,
Edakkara,
Malappuram

63 Moulana College of Teacher Education,
Kuttayi,
Malappuram

64 Farook B..Ed. College,
Kottakkal,
Parppur P. O.,
Malappuram
Website : www.femskottakkal.org

65 Bafakhy Yatheem Khana B. Ed. Training College,
Kalpakanchery,
Malappuram
Website : www.bafakhy.co.in

66 Majma'a Training College,
Rahmath Nagar,
Kavanur,
Malappuram

67 Markaz Training College (unaided)
Athavanad,
Karthala PO, 679 571

68 E.M.E.A Training College, (unaided)
Kondotty,
Malappuram

69 Sullamussalam College of Teacher Education (unaided)
Areacode,
Malappuram

70 ISS College of Teacher Education,
Ponniakurussi,
Perinthalmanna,
Malappuram-679 322.

71 Darul Uloom Teacher Education College,
Vazhakkad,
Malappuram

Dental Colleges

72. MES Dental College,
Perinthalmanna,
Malappuram

73. Educare Institute of Dental Sciences,
Chattipparamba,
Malappuram

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