The Vadakunnathan Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is decorated with murals. the town is found twelve miles (19 km) landlocked from the Arabian Sea. Its name means that "little holy place". Agriculture is very important during this space - rice and coconut are the most crops. With a total area of 3032 square kilometers, Trichur is the seventh largest state in the state. With a total area of 3032 square kilometers, Trichur is the seventh largest state in the state. The Karuvannur River is the confluence of the two rivers Manali and Kurumali. In the backwaters, the soil is very fertile and loamy, due to the presence of soil and organic matter. 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. The Dutch and the English invaded the region to resist the Portuguese invasion. .