Jadayu para, one of the world’s largest bird sculpture, kollam kerala
Jadayu para is rock theme national park – kollam district
Jadayu para located at a small village chadayamangalam in kollam district. chadayamangalam is also known as jadayumangalam, jadayu para is one of the most prominent picnic spot in kollam district. this is rock themed natural park launched in 2016. and also it is one of the world’s largest bird sculpture. the rock theme park is spread in 66 acres at jadayumangalam. bird sculpture at jadayumangalam is a public project with the co-operation of tourism department of kerala government. the bird statue designed by the famous director rajeev anchal. this is a big budget project, approximate 100 crore is the expense of the sculpture. located 70 meter height, 200 meter long and 150 feet wide, there is a 6d theater house present to showing ramayana based themes.
according to hindu mythology it close to the epic, ramayana jadayu is an eagle, son of aruna and sheyni, ravana abducted sita when rama, lakshmana and sita was lead a forest life. jatayu try to stop ravana, but became cruel against him, ravana cut the wings of jadayu, it falls down to this place and hence known as jadayu para.jadayu surrendered for death after the arrive of rama to this place he take the last breath on rama’s lap. it is believed that the footprint appears on this rock is belongs to lord rama.
The park is divided into three sections, jadayu para located 30 km from kollam, the place is easily connect the main areas of kerala, kollam is the nearest major railway station, the closest airport is trivandrum international airport located about at a distance 52 kilometers. it will open from daily 9.00 am to 5.00 pm. the interesting tourist places located neighbor to jadayu para are palaurvi waterfall,thenmala, rosemala etc. the address of this beautiful park is as follows
Address: Jatayu Junction, Nature Park Road, Chadayamangalam, Kerala 691534
Phone:0474 247 7077