It is known for its sacred sites and colorful festivals. It companies of trichur are Inicio Job App, Winway Solutions, Digital Labz, Bizmindz Technologies, Focus Web Designers, Abyss Technologies, Credize Infotech, Internetever IT Solutions, Avan Technologies, Ociuz Technologies, Netvarth Technologies Pvt Ltd, Iconnut IT Solutions, Duke Soft, Aiko Infotech, Orica Technologies, Jazz Solutions Pvt. Its name means that "little holy place". Thrissur has related faculties with the University of Calicut, a deposit and a zoo. With a total area of 3032 square kilometers, Trichur is the seventh largest state in the state. The two longest rivers in the state, namely Bharathapuzha and Periyar flows through the district in its northern and southern regions respectively. The forest area is confined to the eastern region comprising Thalappilly, Mukundapuram and Trichur taluks. Common clays suitable for making bricks and tiles are found in many parts of the district. Total area under forest is 1036. The region is spread over the Mukundapuram, Thrissur and Thalappilly taluks. The Thrissur region witnessed the rise and fall of the various dynasties that ruled in the southern part of India. He was known as the Shakti Thampuran, the architect of the township. .