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Thayyeni town


Thayyeni is a small beautiful town situated at the North Eastern part of Kerala bordering Karnataka in Kasargod district. Its a hilly area. It was populated by Adivasis in the early days. A folk dance known as ‘theyyam kettu’ was very important for the adivasis. Thayyeni was a center of ‘they yam kettu’ and the name ‘Thayyeni’ originated from that. Thayyeni is 6 k.m. away from Palavayal. The early migration took place in 1958. There were about 30 migrated families in this area by 1965. Thayyeni is a small beautiful town situated at the North Eastern part of Kerala bordering Karnataka. Its a lovely place full of fun loving and caring people.

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District: Kasaragod
State: Kerala
Country: India

Elevation: 218m

Total Population: 3,217

Languages: Malayalam, English

Time zone: IST (UTC +5:30)

PIN: 670511
Telephone code: 04985

Nearest city: Cherupuzha
Lok Sabha Constituency: Kasaragod
Assembly Constituency: Thrikaripur