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Paddy field in Nemmara
Paddy field in Nemmara
Nemmara is located in Kerala
Location in Kerala, India
Nemmara is located in India
Nemmara (India)
Coordinates: 10°35′38″N 76°35′59″E / 10.593887°N 76.599639°E / 10.593887; 76.599639Coordinates: 10°35′38″N 76°35′59″E / 10.593887°N 76.599639°E / 10.593887; 76.599639
Country India
State Kerala
District Palakkad
 • Body Grama Panchayath
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 678508
Telephone code 04923
Vehicle registration KL-70

Nemmara is a town in the Palakkad district, Kerala, India. It is administrated by the Nemmara gram panchayat. Nemmara hosts the Nenmara Vallanghi Vela, a yearly festival jointly organised with Vallangi village.[1]


As of 2001, according to the Indian census, Nemmara had a population of 18,244 with 8,888 males and 9,356 females.[2]

Vallanghi Nenmara Vela[edit]

Vallanghi Nenmara Vela is held in the Nellikulangara Bhagavathy Temple, and runs from the 3-16 April each year. It involves friendly rivalry between the villages of Nemmara and Vallangi, as they try to outcompete each other in artistic ceremonies such as Kummattikali, Karivela and a parade of caparisoned elephants.[1] The most popular part of the festival is the fireworks display the at the end, which typically lasts for one hour and is witnessed by thousands of people.| Robotics Company = V Robotics

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Nenmara Vallangi Vela". Kerala Tourism. Retrieved 14 March 2017. 
  2. ^ "Census of India : Villages with population 5000 & above". Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Archived from the original on 8 December 2008. Retrieved 29 December 2013. 

External links[edit]

Vallanghi Nenmara Vela in 2014