Kizhakkambalam

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Kizhakkambalam
Kazhukambalam
Panchayath
Kizhakkambalam
Kizhakkambalam
Kizhakkambalam is located in Kerala
Kizhakkambalam
Kizhakkambalam
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 10°2′0″N 76°24′0″E / 10.03333°N 76.40000°E / 10.03333; 76.40000Coordinates: 10°2′0″N 76°24′0″E / 10.03333°N 76.40000°E / 10.03333; 76.40000
Country  India
State Kerala
District Ernakulam
Government
 • Body Kizhakkambalam Panchayath
Area
 • Total 32 km2 (12 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 32,000
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 683562
Telephone code 0484
Vehicle registration KL-40
Nearest city Kakkanadu
Lok Sabha constituency Chalakkudy
Civic agency Kizhakkambalam Panchayath
Climate Tropical monsoon (Köppen)
Avg. summer temperature 35 °C (95 °F)
Avg. winter temperature 20 °C (68 °F)

Kizhakkambalam is a GramaPanchayath in the Ernakulam district of Kerala, India, a satellite township and eastern suburb of Cochin city. It lies at the intersection of major bus route from Alwaye to Thrippunithura and Kolenchery and the routes from Kakkanad to Perumbavoor or Pattimattom via Pallikkara. Pukkattupadi, Malayidomthuruthu,Chelakulam,Njaralloor Pazhanganad, Oorakkad and Thamarachal are parts of Kizhakkambalam Panchayath.Edathala and Vazhakulam to north, at the east Pattimattom, Pallikkara is in the south, and south west is Kakkanad.

Population[edit]

Kizhakkambalam has an overwhelming Christian population.Jacobite Christians makeup 60% of Population, while Catholic Christians forms 15%.Hindus compose of 20% while Muslims forms the remaining 5%.Kizhakkambalam has 100% Malayalam speaking population. Kizhakkambalam was traditionally a Farming village but this has changed through the ages.Many Industries, like Anna,Kitex,Sevana, Blackcat,Wireropes etc. has come up and now 40% people are engaged in Company works.20% are Business men,10% each engaged in IT and Tourism.10% sustain buy the traditional agriculture while remaining composes of Teachers,Doctors etc.

Twenty Twenty Kizhakkambalam[edit]

Twenty Twenty Kizhakkambalam is an association of Business men in Kizhakkambalam aimed at making Kizhakkambalam a "Self sustained Model Municipality" As part of this Kizhakkambalam is now an Alcohol free Panchayath with its only Bar and Beverage outlet being closed down due popular uprising

Fine Art Institutions[edit]

  • Kala Fine Arts Society, Kizhakkambalam
  • Echo Arts and Sports Club, Chelakkulam.
  • Udayam Arts and Sports Club,Chiravakad
  • MASC, Murivilangu
  • KASC, Karukulam

Industries[edit]

  • Texas Villas http://www.texasvillas.in
  • Kitex Garments Limited
  • Kitex Limited
  • Anna Aluminium Limited
  • Saras Spices Limited
  • Sevana Electrical Appliances Pvt Ltd
  • Sevana Packaging Systems Pvt Ltd
  • Sevana Medineeds Pvt Ltd
  • Polyguards Equipments & Tools Pvt Ltd
  • Low Heat Driers Pvt Ltd
  • Sevana Engineering Research Center Pvt Ltd
  • Dolphin Biz Corp
  • Thuruthummel Group of Companies(Blackcat)
  • Alankar Digital Studio

Religious Centers[edit]

  • St Mary's Jacobite Valiyapally, Thamarachal
  • St.Antonys Forine Church (R.C.S.C)
  • St.Peter's & St.Paul's Jacobite Syrian Church, Kizhakkambalam
  • St.Thomas Jacobite Syrian Church, Oorakkad
  • St Mary's Jacobite Syrian Church, Malayidomthuruthu
  • St: Mary's Jacobite Syrian Church,Vilangu
  • St George Jacobite Syrian Church, Choorakkod
  • St Athanasiaus Jacobite Cheriapally, Thamarachal
  • St Augustine′s church Pazhaganadu(r.cs.c)
  • Sree DharmaShastha Kshethra,Kizhakkambalam junction
  • Sree Mahadeva Kshethra, Vilangu
  • Sree Krishna Kshethra, Oorakkad(800 years old)
  • Ambunad Muslim Juma-ath
  • Chelakulam Muslim Jama-ath (150 years old)
  • Assemblies of God church mailadumkunnu.

Educational Institutions[edit]

  • St Mary's Public School,Thamarachal(Only affiliated CBSE School)
  • St Antony's Public School, Kizhakkambalam (CBSE Syllabus)
  • St Antony's LP School
  • Govt:U.P School, Vilangu
  • St Joseph High School
  • Ranimatha UP school
  • St augustines L.p school
  • Jama-ath School, Chelakulam

Hospitals[edit]

  • Samaritain Hospital,Pazhanganadu
  • Gov Primary Health Center, Malayidomthuruthu
  • Baiju Hospital, Kizhakkambalam
  • St Mary's Jacobite Mission Hospital, Thamarachal
  • Mar Kauma Health Centre, Kizhakkambalam

Location[edit]

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