Chaliyam

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Chaliyam, Feroke
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Coordinates: 11°09′21″N 75°48′30″E / 11.15592°N 75.80824°E / 11.15592; 75.80824
Country India
State Kerala

Chaliyam is a small village near Feroke in Kerala State, India.Famous Battle of Chaliyam was taken place here on 1571 against Portuguese.Revolutionaries broken the fort which was made by Portugal in here.Chaliyam is also famous for Khalasi[1]

Chaliyar River[edit]

Chaliyam village is surrounded by Chaliyar River on three sides and the Arabian Sea on the west.

Important Landmarks[edit]

  • Lighthouse, Chaliyam
  • Seawalk (one km)
  • Puzhakkara Srambia with ancient shadow-clock.
  • Vadakkumbad Kamaliyya School (100 year old)
  • Jankar service across Chaliyar River to Beypore port
  • Relics of the old Chaliyam fort

Suburbs and Villages near Chaliyam[edit]

  • Vallikkunnu, Anangadi and Anappady
  • Kacherikunnu, Athanikkal and Anayarangadi
  • Kottakkadavu, Pediyattukunnu and Edachira
  • Kadalundi, Vattaparambu and Pazhanjannor
  • Kadukkabazar and Chaliyarkadavu

Image Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ History of Kerala">A History of Kerala 1498-80,P 102,Sardar K.M. Panikkar

Coordinates: 11°09′N 75°49′E / 11.150°N 75.817°E / 11.150; 75.817