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Chalissery is located in Kerala
Chalissery is located in India
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 10°45′16″N 76°06′04″E / 10.7544700°N 76.101130°E / 10.7544700; 76.101130Coordinates: 10°45′16″N 76°06′04″E / 10.7544700°N 76.101130°E / 10.7544700; 76.101130
Country  India
State Kerala
District Palakkad
 • Type gram panchayat
 • Body Pachyath Committe
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 679536
Vehicle registration KL-52
Nearest city Thrissur (35 km)
Lok Sabha constituency Ponnani

Chalissery is a village and gram panchayat in the Palakkad district, state of Kerala, India.[1].. It is located 32 km from the Thrissur and 75 km from Palakkad, on the road between Guruvayoor and Palakkad. It is connected by road to other parts of Kerala and the nearest Railway station is Pattambi 13 km away and Guruvayoor 19 km away. Bharathapuzha Nila Riverflows through Thrithala, 10 km away. The Pakkanar Memorial, a tribute to the Pariah saint of Parayi petta panthirukulam can be found at Thrithala. It is believed to date back to the 9th/10th century AD. The debris of a Fort (Tipu Sultan Fort) can be seen behind Juma Mazjid, Koottanad between Koottanad and Chalissery Road.

Chalisseryis a junction of two roads Palakkad -Guruvayoor and By-pass to State Highway 69 (SH 69) at valayamkulam It is located 75 km from the city of Palakkad and 19 km from Guruvayoor. The main roads from Chalissery are Kunnamkulam/Guruvayoor Road, Pattambi/Palakad Road, Changaramkulam/Edappal Road, and Peringodu Road.

the village situated around the Chalissery Town. It is an old great market for areca nut and it shares border with Thrissur and Malappuram district. Chalissery is a small and self dependent Town for all the basic needs. It has 2 nationalised banks and they are State Bank of Travancore and Catholic Syrian Bank Limited (CSB) and has two co- operative banks as CHALISSERY SERVICE CO OPERATIVE BANK and THRITHALA URBAN CREDIT SCOCITY. There are 3 ATM in the town for State Bank of Travancore South Indian Bank Ltd (SIB) and CHALISSERY SERVICE CO OPERATIVE BANK .

it is renowned for Mulayamparambathkavu Pooramaholsavam (Chalissery Pooram). which celebrated by the vilagers from all religions. Chalissery is a place with great secular nature and land for several cultural arts. GHSS Chalissery is the major educational institution with SCUP school, AMLP Kavukkode school and GLP chalissry school. It has a DENATAL COLLEGE located in IORN HILLS Mukkilappeedika named as ROYAL DENTAL COLLEGE.village has a mini Civil Station which include Gram Panchayath Kerala State Electricity Board Ltd (KSEBLtd) Krishi Bhavan Homeopathy Dispensary Ayurvedic Dispensary Public Auditrium and community health center (CHC). CHC. has a 'Dialysis center which is first in the country in community level. it has in patient facility and good infrastructure

chalissery has great passion for sports. village have contribute several football players athlete in national, state and regional levels. ANOOP N M (Santosh Trophy) Customs, ABU THAHIR AB(indian army) SREERAG VG Ambadi (Santosh Trophy,Soon in Kerala police) Ajmal(Santosh Trophy) NAVAS (Santosh Trophy,GHSS CHALISSERY) are few of them. chalissery is home for great sports culture with lots of local clubs.GCC CHALIISERY , MARVEL Chalissery,Kairali Chalissery, UNIQUE mukkilapeedika, Track force Mukkotta, are few of them

Village is blessed with abunch of artists who work in various art fields like film,DRAMA, andmusic with AJAYAN CHALISSERY Art Director, Surendran Chalissery Tabalist,Gopinath Palnchery Drama Artist&Script Writer,NIKHIL PRABHA Music Director''', Arun Bhoomi Singer etc...

Connection to films[edit]

Chalissery has been the location for the filming of many Malayalam movies, including:

  • Bhoothakkannadi. Shoot in and around Perumanoor.
  • Ponthan Mada. The historical Market was created near Chalissery Estate area and also in Alikkara desam.
  • Kaazhcha. There is a reference to people from Chalissery who come to claim the abandoned Gujrathi boy Yash.
  • Ponmuttayidunna Tharavu shoot in siva temple kavkkode
  • karnival shoot in mulayam parambath kavu temple ground.
  • Snehithan shoot in St. Augin's Church, Chalissery.
  • Magrib shoot in Chalissery Angadi Arakkal.
  • Garshom shoot in Chalissery near places.


  1. ^ "Reports of National Panchayat Directory". Ministry of Panchayati Raj. Retrieved 30 December 2013.