Vazhappally

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Vazhappally
Village
Vazhappally Temple
Vazhappally Temple
Coordinates: 9°16′23″N 76°19′12″E / 9.2730°N 76.3200°E / 9.2730; 76.3200Coordinates: 9°16′23″N 76°19′12″E / 9.2730°N 76.3200°E / 9.2730; 76.3200
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kottayam
Population (2001)
 • Total 51,960
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 686103
Telephone code +91 481
Coastline 0 kilometres (0 mi)
Climate Tropical monsoon (Köppen)
Avg. summer temperature 35 °C (95 °F)
Avg. winter temperature 20 °C (68 °F)

Vazhappally is a suburb of Changanasserry. It is one of the earliest settlements in the state of Kerala, India.

History[edit]

"Malayalam", the language of Kerala, writing first appeared about 830 AD. Vazhappally is one of the cradles of Kerala Civilization.

Temples and Churches[edit]

The famous Vazhappally Maha Siva Temple is situated here in the center of the Vazhappally. St.marys cathedral church situated in vazhapally west village.