Thengana-Moscow

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Thengana-Moscow
തെങ്ങണ-മോസ്ക്കോ
village
Yakshi temple, Veroor
Yakshi temple, Veroor
Thengana-Moscow is located in Kerala
Thengana-Moscow
Thengana-Moscow
Thengana-Moscow is located in India
Thengana-Moscow
Thengana-Moscow
Coordinates: 9°32′0″N 76°37′0″E / 9.53333°N 76.61667°E / 9.53333; 76.61667Coordinates: 9°32′0″N 76°37′0″E / 9.53333°N 76.61667°E / 9.53333; 76.61667
Country India
State Kerala
District Kottayam
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 686546
Vehicle registration KL-33

Thengana-Moscow is a village in the Kottayam district of Kerala, South India. The name was instituted because of Soviet influence in Kerala during the Cold War.[1][2]

Overview[edit]

Located near Thengana, Moscow is easily accessible by bus and lies midway between Thiruvalla and Changanasseri. Initially a sleepy little hamlet, it has now developed into one of the suburbs of Chanaganasseri with all facilities including hospitals, schools (Good Shepherd School) and churches, all within walking distance. Kottayam, Changanasseri and Tiruvalla are the major towns nearby and the nearest railway station is Changanasseri.

Fertilizer Depot[edit]

  • Madappally Service Co-operative Bank runs a fertilizer depota at Thengana-Moscow.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ `Russian' convention with a difference, The Hindu, Tuesday, Oct 04, 2005
  2. ^ To `Moscow,' with love, The Hindu, Sunday, Oct 23, 2005.

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