Trichur is a city in the southern Indian state of Kerala. Thrissur, erstwhile Trichur, City, Central Kerala State, Southwest Republic of India. The city is made on a hummock with the Vadakkummanathan Temple (dedicated to Lord Shiva), the middle of the annual competition. the town is well connected to alternative components of Kerala similarly because the interior by road and rail. Palghat to the north, Malappuram districts to the east, Palghat to the east, Coimbatore district to Tamil Nadu, Idukki and Ernakulam districts to the south and the Arabian sea to the west. The Sholayar and Peringalku Hydroelectric power stations are located in the river valley of the Chalakudy river. The Karuvannur River is the confluence of the two rivers Manali and Kurumali. Here summer rice ('call' paddy fields) is grown. China has noticed clay in the Kishupullikara near Trichur. The history of Thrissur plays an important role in defining the history of the region of South India. During the Sangam period, Thrissur was part of the Chera dynasty that ruled from the capital to the city of Wanchi. He was known as the Shakti Thampuran, the architect of the township. .