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North Paravur has a rich history, indigenous cultural heritage and archaeological wealth. Since time immemorial, North Paravur has played a significant role in the trade history of the world. North Paravur was also the gateway to India for varied cultures and races like Chinese, Arabs, Jews, Romans, Portuguese, Dutch and British. North Paravur is a city situated in the centre of Kerala state, India. According to legend, Lord Parasurama after reclaiming kerala divided 64 gramas (domains) and the Parayur gramam was one among them. The Parayur turned to Paravur. It has a population of around 5.2 lakhs.
The Perunal of Mor Gregorios Bava culminates today
April 26, 2014 | Filed under News
Thousands of pilgrims reached the tomb in the St. Thomas Church at North Paravur, to participate in the 4 day long celebration(starting from 24th April). North Paravur is declared as a festival area by the government of Kerala,considering the large flow of pilgrims.The Feast of Mor Gregorios Abdul Jaleel is another attraction.
North Parvur Kannankulangara temple festival begins
January 22, 2014 | Filed under News
This year the annual Kannankulangara temple festival 2014 dates are from 22nd to 31st January 2014. The 10 days Kannankulangara temple festival starts with Kodiyettam on Makaram 18th. The Aarattu marks the end of the annual festival and the Lord returns to the sanctum sanctorum.
Kodungallur Thalappoli Festival ends today
January 17, 2014 | Filed under News
Today is your last chance to view Kodungallur Thalappoli Festival 2014. The four-day-long festivities at Kodungallore organised as part of the annual Kodungallur Bhagavati Temple Thalappoli Festival will conclude on Friday. It is an harvest festival similar to Pongal and, is celebrated in the month of Makaram. Ezunnallathu(9 elephants) and the firework spectacles are the main attractions.
VD likely to replace Karthikeyan as Speaker
January 02, 2014 | Filed under News
VD Satheeshan is almost certain to become new Assembly Speaker, according to sources. If that happens, he has to quit as AICC secretary. Mr. Satheesan made his mark as a well-studied legislator. There were allegations of not giving proper recognition to Mr. Satheesan . Mr. Satheesan was an aspirant for a ministerial berth.
VD Satheesan bags Jananayaka award
December 29, 2013 | Filed under News
Congress MLA from North Paravur constituency VD Satheeshan has been selected for Reporter Channel's Jananayaka Puraskaram for the Best Legislator - 2013.He has won many awards and recognitions. He was recognized by various Malayalee organizations around the world as Best Parliamentarian.
The land confiscated in Puthenvelikkara will be used for agricultural Projects
June 10, 2013 | Filed under News
MLAs,VD Satheesan, TN Prathapan and Hibi Eden(Green MLAs) has expressed interest in launching farming on confiscated land. The number of Acres confiscated by the State Revenue Department from controversial swami, Santhosh Madhavan, would cross 130 most of which is in Puthenvelikkara panchayat in Paravur thaluk. He had acquired this land by tweaking the land laws and through fraudulent means.
Mr. Satheeshan is pursuing the prospects of undertaking paddy cultivation with the support of the local body concerned and kudumbasree. Additional District Magistrate B. Ramachandran and Revenue Department has given Green signal to this project.