Vellikulangara

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{{Infobox settlement | name = Vellikulangara | native_name = വെള്ളികുളങ്ങര | native_name_lang = മലയാളം | other_name = | nickname = | settlement_type = village | image_skyline = Vellikkulangara Shiva temple.jpg | image_alt = | image_caption = Shiva Temple, Vellikkulangara | pushpin_map = | pushpin_label_position = right | pushpin_map_alt = | pushpin_map_caption = Location in Kerala, India | latd = | latm = | lats = | latNS = N | longd = | longm = | longs = | longEW = E | coordinates_display = inline,title | subdivision_type = Country | subdivision_name =  India | subdivision_type1 = State | subdivision_name1 = Kerala | subdivision_type2 = District | subdivision_name2 = [[kozhikode | established_title = | established_date = | founder = | named_for = | government_type = | governing_body = | unit_pref = Metric | area_footnotes = | area_rank = | area_total_km2 = | elevation_footnotes = | elevation_m = | population_total = 15883 | population_as_of = 2001 | population_rank = | population_density_km2 = auto | population_demonym = | population_footnotes = | demographics_type1 = Languages | demographics1_title1 = Official | demographics1_info1 = Malayalam, English | timezone1 = IST | utc_offset1 = +5:30 | postal_code_type = PIN | postal_code = 673308 | registration_plate = KL-18 | website = | footnotes = }}

Vellikulangara is a village in Thrissur district in the state of Kerala, India.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Vellikulangara had a population of 15883 with 7821 males and 8062 females.[1]

Vellikulangara is situated near KODALY which is 8 km from Kodakara. There are two ways to reach Vellikulangara: one through Chalakudy and one directly from Thrissur.

Vellikulangara is famous for the Chokana Estates and the Anapantham Forest. A tram line used to pass through Vellikulangara, which the British used to transport quality teak logs from Parambikulam forest to Kochi and on to England.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Census of India : Villages with population 5000 & above". Retrieved 2008-12-10.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)