District Planning Office Thrissur

Thrissur is the cultural capital of Kerala.Thrissur District is located in the central part of Kerala, derived its name from 'Thri-Shiva-Perur', which literally translates to "The City of Three Siva". (Vadakkum Nathan Temple, Asokeswarm Temple and Irittichira Temple). Sakthan Thampuran, known as the architect of Thrissur Town, introduced many reforms which modernised the city and its glory reached its heights during his period. Thrissur is well-known for its Jewellery business and  is called the ‘Gold Capital of India’.