Kallambalam

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Kallambalam
Suburb
Kallambalam is located in Kerala
Kallambalam
Kallambalam
Location in Kerala, India
Kallambalam is located in India
Kallambalam
Kallambalam
Kallambalam (India)
Coordinates: 8°45′39″N 76°47′46″E / 8.76083°N 76.79611°E / 8.76083; 76.79611Coordinates: 8°45′39″N 76°47′46″E / 8.76083°N 76.79611°E / 8.76083; 76.79611
Country  India
State Kerala
District Thiruvananthapuram
Talukas Varkala Taluk
Government
 • Body Navaikulam Panchayath, OttoorPanchayath,Karavaram panchayath
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN 695605
Telephone code 04702
Vehicle registration KL-16
Nearest city Varkala, Thiruvananthapuram
Lok Sabha constituency Attingal
Civic agency Karavaram
Climate normal (Köppen)

Kallambalam is a suburban town in Thiruvananthapuram district, Kerala. Kallambalam is the Junction for 3 panchayath, Karavaram-Navaikulam-Manambur, It Joints Varkala with National Highway 66. It is 41 km north from Thiruvananthapuram, 30 km south of Kollam city, 13 km west of Kilimanoor and 10 km east of Varkala. Kallambalam is now emerged as the commercial town of Varkala Taluk.

Navaikulam Sankaranarayana swami temple, Changattu sree bhagavathi temple, Kaduvayil Jamu masjid are some main religious centers at kallambalam. Main tourist attractions were Varkala Cliff, Changadu Paddy fields, Kallambalam Chira etc.

Geography[edit]

It is located at 8°45′39″N 76°47′46″E / 8.76083°N 76.79611°E / 8.76083; 76.79611. In recent old days there was a stone rest place like bus stop. From this the name kallambalam came ("kall" means stone in Malayalam).

Location[edit]

Kallambalam is the main commercial center after attingal and Kollam, Kallambalam shared the border of three Grama panchayaths, Karavaram, Navaikulam and Ottoor. Nearest KSRTC Bus stand Attingal. Pulloor Mukku Madan nada siva temple is one of the famous temple near by.Kaduvayil Juma Masjith, Navaikulam Valiyapalli, Sri Sankaranarayana Temple Navailkulam, Sree Ulakudayaperumal Thampuran Temple Mullaramcode etc are the main temples and mosques in and around Kallambalam. Kallambalam is on the National Highway 47. It is near Varkala (10 km) and Attingal (11 km). Nearest airport is Thiruvananthapuram International Airport. Nearest Railway station is Varkala Sivagiri Railway Station. It is around 41 km north of Thiruvananthapuram City and 30 km south of Kollam City,

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kallambalam got ite name from a small temple which is made upof stones. Now the temple has vanished off during the development of kallambalam. Navaikulam Sree Shankaranarayanaswamy Temple is a very famous traditional temple nearby Kallambalam, and the distance is around 1.5 km only.kallambalam near school in GVHSS njekkad. Angels Montessori School, near Mullaramcode temple.