Mannar is located on the banks of the Pamba river, Manimala River and Achan kovil river.
Mannar is 9 km from Chengannur, Thiruvalla, Haripad and 8 km from Mavelikara.
Later industry shifted to manufacturing big size artefacts and Craftsmen from this town created many well known artefacts, such as a Varpu displayed at Delhi Museum, the lamp at Kuravilangad Church, the lamp of Chettikulangara Devi Temple, the bell at Simla Temple, the bell at Cathedral Church, New Delhi and a replica of famous tree of life and knowledge. Since then, Alind has produced more than a million kilometres of AAC, ACSR and AAAC conductors building the lifelines of power in India and aboard, and hence Alind could rightly call itself "The Power Movers." Presently Alind with its Corporate Office in Mumbai has manufacturing units located in the three states of Kerala, Odisha and Andhra Pradesh manufacturing cables and conductors, steel wires, wire-working machinery, high-voltage switchgears and static relays, Export Division, Consultancy and Engineering Services Division.
This town is second only to market leader manufacturing city Moradabad. The church is one of the biggest churches in India.
The festival at Pattambalam starts on Medam 10th (23 April) and ends on Medam 25th (8 May).
The festival includes several rituals like Attil Chattam, Changayilottam, Vithideel which aren't practised anywhere else in the world.It is connected by four railway stations (Chengannur, Thiruvalla, Harippad and Mavelikara) at a distance of 8 to 9 km each on four sides.Parumala Jn:, Kuttiyil Jn:, Muttel Jn:, Aalum moottil Jn:, Koyickal Jn: and Store Jn: are the main junctions in Mannar.This practice is believed to be centuries old and is considered to be a true embodiment of religious harmony.The Thrikkuratti Mahasivarathri Festival, second only to Aluva Sivarathri in terms of mass congregation, attracts thousands of devotees. Famous Valyachan kavu situated beside muttumpattu road.The Adithya Ponkala conducted at this temple attracts lots of women devotees from South Kerala.Thrikkuratti Mahadeva Temple is one of the 108 sivalays built by Lord Parasurama.Panayannarkavu temple is said to be thousands of year old. Nampoothripad's biography (veteran Communist leader and ex-chief minister of Kerala). The Aalthara Ganapathy temple at Kannamkavil Muthaaramman Temple, near Thrikkuratti temple attracts many devotees, in particular motorists.The ancient Panayannar Kavu devi temple, worshipping "Saptha Matha", is famous for its Sarpa kavu and mural painting drawn on Sricovil. Vinayaga Chathurthy Festival is the major festival celebrated at Aalthara Ganapathy Temple.Among the Anpoli festivals Anpoli Areeppara Mahothsavam of Kurattikkadu Pattambalam Devi Kshethram is the most famous, attracting thousands of devotees on Medam 24th (7 May).Here Bhuvaneswari and Bhadra are worshipped with equal importance.