This village is situated about 12 km from Valliyur in Tirunelveli District. In the year 2009-10 the department had conducted excavation at Rajakkal Mangalam. The excavated area is located on the northern bank of the river “Nambiyaru” which runs 3 km away from the village.


The excavation revealed the structured temple of the Early Pandyas. The Architectural elements like Adhistana in stone medium and brick structures with lime mortar were unearthed from the excavation. Stone sculpture and stucco images also found along with architectural remains. The sculptures are exhibited in Tirumalai Nayak Mahal, Madurai.