Pathanapuram is located within 13 km away from Punalur on the bank of the Kallada River. It covers an area about 248.32 sq km. It holds a population about 1.57 lakhs. In Kollam district it is the one of the important trading centre located on the bank of the Kallada River. The main occupations of this place are goat rearing, bamboo weaving, dairying, poultry and brick making etc. Other Panchayats located near to this place are Pattazhivadakkekkara, Thalavoor, Piravanthoor, Vilakuddy, Pathanapuram, and Pattazhy. And it is also prominent for the Chandanakkudam Mahotsavom which is celebrated in grand manner in the mosque during the month of February and March. Large number of devotes visit to this place during this ceremony.
The head quarter of Gandhi Bhavan is located at Pathanapuram in Kollam district. It is an international Charitable, Medical and Educational Trust. It was established in order to help the needy people. It named after Mahatma Gandhi who is the father of our Nation.
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