One of the Revenue Divisions of Pathanamthitta
of the Taluks of Pathanamthitta district.
of the Muncipalities of Pathanamthitta
of the Cities of the Pathanamthitta
The Location :-
Thiruvalla is on the western border of Pathanamthitta
District. Formerly some areas of present Changanacherry
were parts of Thiruvalla. Now the boundaries of the
taluk are Varattar Bridge on the south, Lappalam on
the north, Pullad on the east and Edathua on the west.
The name :-
Thiruvalla (previously spelled Tiruvalla) is famous
for its various religious festivals, schools etc.
It is also the location of Nedumpuram Palace and Paliakkara
Palace.The ancient name of Thiruvalla was "Valla
vai". The name had some relation with the river
Manimala which was known as "Vallapuzha".
The mouth is known as "Valla vai". More....