Mannady is located in Adoor
, Pathanamthitta District
. It is the place where the great warrior and patriot Velu Thampi Dalawa
committed suicide. A monument built in memory of Veluthampi stands there. Another point of attraction is the ancient Bhagavathy Temple, noted for its stone sculptures.
The annual festival held here in February / March attracts a large number of devotees. Kerala Institute of Folklore and Folk Arts is also situated here.