A beautiful village
Manikkadavu is a rural but modern village with a predominantly hilly topography. It has a dominant village culture, with celebrating the annual festivals, feasts in church etc. Kerala's own culture exists here in vibrant form. There is only a moderate level of political activity, Indian National Congress and communist party of India are the dominant parties and there is no social divisions over politics. People at Manikkadavu are educated and self-employed or employed either in government, private or abroad. This place is blessed different kind of educational institution . St. Thomas Higher secondary School, now more than six decades old has played a vital role in providing education to the people of Manikkadavu . Compared to other near by villages, the infrastructure is also better.