Palayam is one of the important commercial and busiest places in Trivandrum city. It is situated midway between Statue and PMG Junction. On either sides of Palayam are impressive buildings, offices, hospitals, colleges and historical monuments.
At Palayam, the famous St. Joseph\’s Cathedral, Juma Masjid and a Ganapathy temple are situated very close to each another, a rare example of communal harmony. The mosque and the temple share the same wall. The, St Joseph\’s Cathedral or Palayam Palli, Palayam Juma Masjid and a temple dedicated to Lord Ganesh are situated close to each other. The mosque and a temple are side by side, with their compound walls touching each other. The co-existence of these three centres of worship of different religions is quite unique and is a standing example of the religious tolerance and harmony in the state.
Today hundreds of devotees offer prayers to the temple, especially on Thursdays. The Friday prayers at the mosque are attended by a fairly high number of people. There is everyday Holy Mass at the Church; it\’s really a spiritual capital.
The Connemara Market in Palayam, established two centuries ago, is visited by a large number of residents of Trivandrum to buy household items.
Major landmarks in Palayam include the Victoria Jubilee Town Hall (VJT Hall), Martyr’s Column, University College Library, Fine Arts College, State Central Library, Chandrasekhran Nair Stadium and University of Kerala. Also located at Palayam, is the new building where the Legislative Assembly of Kerala meets. A new underpass is constructed to ease the traffic congestion at Palayam and surrounding areas.
Where is Jubilee Hospital in Palayam, Trivandrum city?
Opposite VJT hall, next to the Saphalyam complex, there is meads lane which ends in Jubilee Memorial Hospital.
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Dr.K.O.Paulose FRCS (Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons UK) will be serving the ENT Department of the hospital from September 2010.
The Ear Nose and Throat Surgery department will have the most modern facility for Microsurgery of Ear, Sinus surgery(FESS), Pediatric ENT surgery and advanced procedures like Laser Surgery to cure Snoring and Sleep Apnea, Cosmetic Surgery _ Rhinoplasty and Pinaplasty, all at affordable cost.
The Clinic Timings 9AM- 1PM .Tuesday-Thursday-Saturday
Operation days-Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
For Appointment- call 04712334564, 6452020,407822 Fax-0471-2330925
Where Can I stay if I come for treatment?
For Pleasant Home stay:
Jubilee Memorial Animation Centre, Kovalam Jn. Tel-0471-2484412Â (attn.Sr.Mary)
Home stay-Relax tours, Donas fredie Gilbert
Tel-+91 471 2330604, 2339892, 3043010 Mobile 09447155588
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