Viyyoor

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Viyyoor
town
Viyyoor is located in Kerala
Viyyoor
Viyyoor
Viyyoor is located in India
Viyyoor
Viyyoor
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 10°33′4″N 76°12′44″E / 10.55111°N 76.21222°E / 10.55111; 76.21222Coordinates: 10°33′4″N 76°12′44″E / 10.55111°N 76.21222°E / 10.55111; 76.21222
Country  India
State Kerala
District Thrissur
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration KL-

Viyyoor is Ward 3 of Thrissur Municipal Corporation. It is about 4 km from Swaraj Round. It houses one of the three central jails in Kerala, Viyyoor Central Jail.

Institutions[edit]

Major Places of Worship[edit]

  • Viyyoor Shiva temple, which stands on the entrance of Viyyoor near the Viyyoor bridge
  • RC Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Help (Nithya Sahaya MAtha Church)
  • Viyyoor Manalarukavu devi temple, famous for the kavadi mahotsavam celebrated every year

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