A small village, Muliyar is in Kasargod District
. It lies around 10 km east of Kasargod
, the district headquarters. Bovikan
, Adhur and Thekkil are the neighboring villages.
The place is famous for Mallam Durga Parameswari Temple, dedicated to Goddess Durga. The seven day long annual festival celebrated in this temple attracts devotees from far and near. LBS College of Engineering, a self financing engineering college, is situated at Muliyar.
Kasargod Railway Station serves this area. Mangalore Airport, around 50 km from Kasargod, is the nearest airport.