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Moolachel or Moolachal (மூலச்சல்)
Moolachy (மூலச்சி)
Moolachel Church, Christmas of 2004
Moolachel Church, Christmas of 2004
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Kanniyakumari
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 629175,629166
Telephone code 04651
Vehicle registration TN-75

'Moolachel, or Moolachy is a village in Kanniyakumari District in the southern tip of India.

The primary occupation in this small village is agriculture. By the improvement of education, people are getting into various fields and also in various countries. There is a CSI Church (CSI Hacker Memorial Church) at the village center. There is a Creche and a matriculation School ran by the Church. Government High School and TNEB Sub Station/Office are also there in Moolachel. This village also have active self-help groups, which has helped a great deal.People of all religions live here. A channel runs across the village. It gives more beauty to the village

Church after completion of extension works

Moolachel is covered with trees & plants and green landscapes. Important areas include Valiavilai, Christu Nager, Saralvilai, Manali, Paalapazhi, Kannankarai Vilai. Kattuvilai, Valanvilai and Keezha Moolachel etc. It is near to Padmanabhapuram Palace. Thuckalay is the nearest town. Marthandam and Nagercoil are the nearby town centers. In olden days Moolachel is famous for Silambam and Kalial.''

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