Pazhassi Raja Tomb Wayanad, also known as Pazhassi Kudeeram situated at Mananthavady is the memorial of Kerala Varma Pazhassi Raja, known as the Lion of Kerala, who organised guerrilla warfare against the British East India Company.
Kerala Varma Pazhassi Raja who is also known Cotiote Rajah has an important space in the history of India as one of the freedom fighter and the Cotiote War between him and English East India Company shows us that he stood firm against the British Imperialism.Pazhassi Raja took refuge at the Pulpally Cave until he was captured by the British.Today, the monument stands at the place where Pazhassi Raja of Kottayam royal family was cremated.
Pazhassi Raja tomb Mananthavady Kerala is near the underground museum created by Eugene Pandala, the architect who designed Banasura Sagar Dam.The Pazhassi Raja Museum archives a collection of souvenirs of Pazhassi Raja, including the sword of him which attracts every tourist.
Pazhassi Raja Tomb Timings
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