About HH Maharaja Rama Varma Dhaarmika Chakravarthi Chowwarayil Theeppetta Thampuran, Cochin (1932 - 1941)
Rama Varma was also known as Chowarayil Theepeta Thampuran. He was very keen about the temples, cultural activities etc of the kingdom. Eventhough Rama Varma was not a good ruler it was due to R.K. Shanmugham Chetty who took over as Devan of Cochin in 1935 , that the kingdom progressed. It was during his reign that Cochin Harbor was completed and Ernakulam High Court was Built. He left for his heavenly abode in 1941 April(1116 Mena 30th) while he was in Chowara.