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paravur

Paravur is town and a municipality in the Kollam district. The festivals in Paravur attract thousands of visitors and foreigners. The Puttingal temple Meena Bharani Utsavam (festival) in March/April (meenan month of malayalam calendar) is well known for its fireworks competition. Paravur is located at 8.78 N 76 E. It has an average elevation of 10 metres (32 feet). Paravoor, 24 kilometres from Kollam, is a narrow skirt of land stretching in between the backwaters and the sea. Paravoor is famous for back waters and famous for its coir production.