Muzhakkunnu

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Muzhakkunnu

Mizhavu Kunnu
village
Muzhakkunnu Bhagavathy Temple
Muzhakkunnu Bhagavathy Temple
Coordinates: 11°57′10″N 75°40′10″E / 11.95278°N 75.66944°E / 11.95278; 75.66944Coordinates: 11°57′10″N 75°40′10″E / 11.95278°N 75.66944°E / 11.95278; 75.66944
Country India
StateKerala
DistrictKannur
Government
 • BodyGram panchayat
Population
(2001)
 • Total21,117
Languages
 • OfficialMalayalam, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
670673
Telephone code0490
ISO 3166 codeIN-KL
Vehicle registrationKL 13,58
Nearest cityIritty
Lok Sabha constituencyKannur
Vidhan Sabha constituencyPeravoor
Climatecool (Köppen)

Muzhakkunnu is a village in Kannur district in the Indian state of Kerala.[1]

Pala School, Muzhakkunnu

Location[edit]

Muzhakkunnu is a historic village in kannur district near Iritty.

Temples[edit]

Muzhakkunnu has a temple by the name Mridanga Saileswari Temple. It has a pancha loha idol inside.

Transportation[edit]

The national highway passes through Thalassery 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 of Iritty connects to Mysore and Bangalore. The nearest railway station is Thalassery railway station on Mangalore-Palakkad line. There are airports at Mangalore and Calicut.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India : Villages with population 5000 & above". Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 10 December 2008.