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Veliyanad is located in Ernakulam District. The place is famous for Adi Sankara Nilayam, the ancestral maternal house of Adi Shankaracharyaa. There is a large temple dedicated to the deity of the family - self-evolved Shasta (Lord Ayyappa). A Naga Yakshi Temple and a Vettakkorumakan Temple are also seen in the complex.

Veliyanad is about 30 km from Ernakulam.

Updated on 16th August, 2005
District: Ernakulam


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