Trichur was once the capital of the kingdom of Cochin. As an advert and cultural center, Thrissur is taken into account because the oldest town on the West Coast of Republic of India. The city is made on a hummock with the Vadakkummanathan Temple (dedicated to Lord Shiva), the middle of the annual competition. Thrissur has related faculties with the University of Calicut, a deposit and a zoo. there's a Cultural Center, Kerala Kalamandalam, Kerala Sahithya Academy and Kerala Sangeetha Nataka Akademi. The Sholayar and Peringalku Hydroelectric power stations are located in the river valley of the Chalakudy river. The district received 3500 mm annual rainfall. Here summer rice ('call' paddy fields) is grown. 19. The region is spread over the Mukundapuram, Thrissur and Thalappilly taluks. During the Sangam period, Thrissur was part of the Chera dynasty that ruled from the capital to the city of Wanchi. The region flourished as a part of the Perumambappu image that had begun during the New Vaippu period from the 12th century onwards. .