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Kaviyoor, Pathanamthitta

Kaviyoor, Pathanamthitta Kaviyoor is a small village in the Pathanamthita district of Kerala. Kaviyoor is well renowned for its temples. The village is one of the 64 major ancient Brahmin settlements in and around Kerala and the emphasis around this village are the Brahmins and the Hindu temples.  Kaviyoor is located on the western bank of the Manimala River and used to be dependent on agriculture for living which is not the case now. Kaviyoor was part of the Kingdom of Travancore since 1752 when Read more [...]