Eruvessi

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Eruvessi
village
Eruvessi is located in Kerala
Eruvessi
Eruvessi
Eruvessi is located in India
Eruvessi
Eruvessi
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 12°3′0″N 75°33′0″E / 12.05000°N 75.55000°E / 12.05000; 75.55000Coordinates: 12°3′0″N 75°33′0″E / 12.05000°N 75.55000°E / 12.05000; 75.55000
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kannur
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 670632
ISO 3166 code IN-KL
Coastline 0 kilometres (0 mi)
Nearest city Chemperi. Payyavoor
Lok Sabha constituency Kannur
Climate Tropical monsoon (Köppen)
Avg. summer temperature 35 °C (95 °F)
Avg. winter temperature 20 °C (68 °F)

Eruvessi is a village in Irikkur Block Panchayat, Taliparamba Taluk, Kannur district, Kerala, India. It is located at a distance of around 50 Kilometers from Kannur. There is a famous temple called Padikkutti Devi temple and the festival or Utsav is well known.Eruvessi Sri Padikutty temple is the birthplace of Sree Muthappan,This place was ruled by Mananar of Muthedath Aramana and Elayadath Aramana, you can still find the ruins of Aramana of the Mananar on the banks of Eruvessi River.

Transportation[edit]

The national highway passes through Taliparamba town. Mangalore and Mumbai can be accessed on the northern side and Cochin and Thiruvananthapuram can be accessed on the southern side. The road to the east connects to Mysore and Bangalore. The nearest railway station is Kannur on Mangalore-Palakkad line. There are airports at Mangalore and Calicut.

Geography[edit]

Eruvessi is a hilly village on the eastern side of Kannur district. The terrain is undulating in nature and the extreme eastern side has forests bordering Karnataka state.