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Living in Pathanamthitta, Kerala:
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This city is known as a good city. many of tourists place is here and this city was in a small state named as Kerala The Hindu pilgrim centre Sabarimala is in the Pathanamthitta district; as the main transport hub to Sabarimala, the town is the ‘Pilgrim Capital of Kerala’. Pathanamthitta.

Pathanamthitta has its own beauty and it lies between the picturesque hills, luscious valleys and amidst the idyllic countryside. People in the city live in perfect harmony and they are quite generous to others. The air quality is magnificent and traffic snarl is not that big.

Shalini, says: 2020

pathanamthitta is a district in Kerala. Three important rivers were here and it’s a eco-friendly place to. There were seven Taluks here. With a number of fairs and festivals, Pathanamthitta district is the “headquarters of pilgrimage tourism. The district is a host to Asia’s biggest and the world’s second largest Christian convention, the Maramon Convention.

Idhant, says: 2020

Pathanamthitta is a beautiful place surrounded with forest and rivers etc. Many eye catching places are there in pathanamthitta. Pathanamthitta is known for nature beauty. Many dams are there in this district. Many mountains are also there, like gavi, chuttipara etc. The season there is mostly cold season because of mountains, rivers etc.

When moving to Pathanamthitta, one should obviously know the local language Malayalam for seamless communication, though I should mention that you can get by with English as well. The district has a few tourist attractions, the most famous of which would be Gavi – a village that is representative of the scenery seen in the state, Kerala.

Suyash, says: 2020

Pathanamthitta is one of the famous pilgrimage destinations of India. The place is full of greenery and well known for the production of latex. In Pathanamthitta, there are may speciality hospitals and transportation is available in every nook and cranny. The place is a treat to eyes with its vast unending stretches of forests, rives and rural landscapes.

Rashika, says: 2020

A person moving to Pathanamthitta should remember that it is not a well-developed city. It is still in a growing stage when it comes to areas like sanitation, education, infrastructure, transportation, and health. But the city, also, has its own merits like good gender ratio, less pollution, and good jobs.

I Would like to suggest he/she should aware of current scenario. As a newbie be aware of living standards as by pursuing good job opportunity to lead a harmonious life, and by making good wide social connections facilitate in building social strong communications thereby get involved in social functions. And making good friendships helps in exploring places and in tasting exotic local food dishes.

Kamnyi, says: 2020

Pathanamthitta is known for its high air quality. Moving to the city will be an advisable option for people suffering from breathing problems. The city is packed with many business establishments and educational institutions. The place is suitable for mediocre families as the living cost is affordable. Efficient medical assistance is accessible round the clock.

Sonali, says: 2020

Anyone moving here should know it is not an urban area, and hence, should not expect any malls, posh restaurants or tourist spots here. The city is filled with greenery though, so nature lovers would absolutely love and enjoy living here. The residents here are also very well-mannered.

I city which I am currently staying is called Pathanamthitta, which is also the name of the district in the state of Kerala, India. Our city is combined with all facilities such as transportation, educational institutions, community halls, movie theatres etc. Also, there are lots of landscapes, beautiful hilly tops which provide the entire view of the city, waterfalls, forest trucking etc.

Prajwal, says: 2020

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