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Mathilakam

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Country  India
District  Thrissur
PIN  680685
Area code  0480
State  Kerala
Time zone  IST (UTC+5:30)
Telephone code  0480
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Matilakam (formerly Trikana Matilakam, Kunavayikottam) is a village in Thrissur District in Kerala, India.

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Map of Mathilakam, Kerala 680685

In the Sangam Period, Trikana Matilakam was a famous centre of Jain religion and learning. In Matilakam was a famous Jain temple to which a number of other temples were subordinate but it later became a Hindu temple. Ilango Adikal, the author of the Tamil epic, Silappadikaram, was a Jain who lived at Trikana Mathilakam.

Local Government

Mathilakam Grama Panchayath was formed in the year 1964, January 01. M.K Krishnan was the first President. Mathilakam is a part of Kaipamangalam Assembly constituency and Chalakudy Lokasabha Constituency.

References

Mathilakam Wikipedia


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