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Thumpamon

Thumpamon
Town
Thumpamon is located in Kerala
Thumpamon
Thumpamon
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates:
Country  India
State Kerala
District Pathanamthitta
Government
 • Body Thumpamon Grama Panchayat
Area
 • Total 7.84 km2 (3.03 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total 9,875
 • Density 975/km2 (2,530/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 689502
Telephone code 0091-4734
Vehicle registration KL-26
Nearest city Pandalam
Sex ratio 1000 Males : 1125 Females /
Literacy 94.09% (91.97% - Females, 96.53% - Males)%
Civic agency Thumpamon Grama Panchayat
Climate Tropical Wet (Köppen)

Thumpamon is a town near Pandalam in Kerala, India. One of the greatest attractions of this town is the Achenkovil River, which is renowned for its natural sceneries along the riverbank. The town relies on Non-resident Indian and person of Indian origin (NRIs) and crops like rubber, coconut, paddy and pepper. Because of Non-Resident Indians, this is one of the wealthiest villages in Kerala. Thumpamon is divided into two regions, Thumpamon North and Thumpamon South, by the Achenkovil River. The main educational institution in thumpamon is St. Johns School. It is headed by Mrs. Susan of the cbse faculty. (St.Johns website). Namma University of Engineering is the only university of the area.

Religious edifices

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References

  1. ^ Vadakkumnatha temple website
  2. ^ Vadakkumnatha temple
  3. ^ http://www.stmarysocym.com
  4. ^ Valiyapalli Church history
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