Pattathanam

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Pattathanam
പട്ടത്താനം
Neighbourhood
An upcoming mall under construction near Pattathanam
An upcoming mall under construction near Pattathanam
Pattathanam is located in Kollam
Pattathanam
Pattathanam
Pattathanam is located in Kerala
Pattathanam
Pattathanam
Pattathanam is located in India
Pattathanam
Pattathanam
Location in Kollam, India
Coordinates: 8°52′48″N 76°36′26″E / 8.88°N 76.6071°E / 8.88; 76.6071Coordinates: 8°52′48″N 76°36′26″E / 8.88°N 76.6071°E / 8.88; 76.6071
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kollam
Government
 • Body Kollam Municipal Corporation(KMC)
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 691021
Vehicle registration KL-02
Lok Sabha constituency Kollam
Civic agency Kollam Municipal Corporation
Avg. summer temperature 34 °C (93 °F)
Avg. winter temperature 22 °C (72 °F)
Website http://www.kollam.nic.in

Pattathanam is a residential area in the city of Kollam in Kerala, south west India. Located 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) from Chinnakkada, the commercial hub of Kollam city, the area is home to the Subrahmanya Swami Temple and its annual elephant festival (Pattathanam Gajamela). The Latin Catholic Bharata Rajni Church and the Ammannada Ardhanarishvara temple are located in Pattathanam.The temple was once a family temple of Kaliyilil puthen Veedu,later it was handed over to NSS.

Schools and colleges[edit]

Schools and colleges located in the area include Vimala Hridaya Girls High School, Kristhu Raj Boys High School, Balika Mariyam LPS, Fatima Mata National College and Bishop Jerome College of Engineering, the SNDP Upper Primary School was selected for an International School Award (ISA) by the British Council in 2011.[citation needed]

Notable individuals[edit]

Notable individuals born in Pattathanam include:

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