Rulers and Reformers

First Chera Dynasty

1. Imayavaramban Kudako Nedum Cheralathan
2. Palyane Chel Kezhu Kuttuvan
3. Kalankai Kanni Narmudi Cheral (son of Nedum Cheralathan)
4. Chenkuttuvan Cheran or Kadal Pirakottiya Vel Kezhu Kuttuvan (son of Nedum Cheralathan)
5. Attu Kottu Pattu Cheralathan (son of Nedum Cheralathan)
6. Chelva Kadunko Azhi Athan
7. Thakadur Erintha Perum Cheral Irumporai
8. Kudako Ilam Cheral Irumporai


Second Chera Dynasty

1. Kulashekhara Varman (800-820 AD)
2. Rajashekhara Varman (820- 844 AD)
3. Sthanu Ravi Varman (844- 885 AD)
4. Rama Varma Kulashekhara (885- 917 AD)
5. Goda Ravi Varma (917- 944 AD)
6. Indu Kotha Varma (944- 962 AD)
7. Bhaskara Ravi Varman I (962- 1019 AD)
8. Bhaskara Ravi Varman II (1019- 1021 AD)
9. Vira Kerala (1021- 1028 AD)
10. Rajasimha (1028- 1043 AD)
11. Bhaskara Ravi Varman III (1043-1082 AD)
12. Ravi Rama Varma (1082-90 AD)
13. Rama Varma Kulashekhara (1090- 1102 AD)


Maharajas and Mahranis of Venad-Travancore Dynasty

  1. Samgramadheera Ravi Varma Kulasekharan(1299-1313)
  2. Veera Rama Udaya Marthanda Varma
  3. Veera Kerala Varma(1344-1350)
  4. Sarvanganathan Aditya Varma (1375-1383)
  5. Veera Iravi Iravi Varma
  6. Bharani Thirunal Veera (Rama) Marthanda Varma - Udaya Marthandavarma
  7. Veera Kotha Marthanda Varma(1472-1481)
  8. Bharani Thirunal Jayasimhadevan - II - Veera Kerala Varma
  9. Veera Iravi Iravi Varma
  10. Iravi Aditya Varma
  11. Pooruruttathy Thirunal Iravi Iravi Varma
  12. Veera Aditya Varma
  13. Veera Iravi Varma
  14. Kothala Veera Marthanda Varma - Rama Udaya Marthanda Varma
  15. Veera Kerala Varma - Unni Kerala Varma
  16. Veera Marthanda Varma - Udaya Marthandavarma
  17. Bhoothala Rama Varma
  18. Thrikketta Thirunal Veera Ravi Ravi Varma(1595-1608)
  19. Revathi Thirunal Veera Iravi Iravi Varma (1611-1635)
  20. Ravi Varma
  21. Aditya Varma
  22. Aswathi Thirunal Umayamma Rani (1677-1685)
  23. Iravi Varma(1685-1718)
  24. Aditya Varma((1718-1721)
  25. Unni Kerala Varma(1721-1729)
  26. Marthanda Varma(1729-1758)
  27. Dharma Raja(1758-1798)
  28. Balarama Varma(1798-1810)
  29. Gowri Lakshmi Bayi(1810-1815)
  30. Gowri Parvati Bayi (1815-1829)
  31. Swathi Thirunal (1829-1846)
  32. Uthram Thirunal (1846-1860)
  33. Ayilyam Thirunal (1860-1880)
  34. Visakham Thirunal (1880-1885)
  35. Moolam Thirunal (1885-1924)
  36. Sethu Lakshmi Bayi (1924-1931)
  37. Chithira Thirunal (1931-1991)
  38. Uthradam Thirunal (1991-)
Kings of Cochin (Perumabadappu Swaroopam) Dynasty

1. Bhaskara Ravi Varman II (979— 1021)
2. Unniraman Koyikal I (? to 1503)
3. Unniraman Koyikal II (1503 to 1537)
4. Veera Kerala Varma (1537–1565)
5. Keshava Rama Varma (1565–1601)
6. Veera Kerala Varma (1601–1615)
7. Ravi Varma (1615–1624)
8. Veera Kerala Varma (1624–1637)
9. Godavarma (1637–1645)
10. Veerarayira Varma (1645–1646)
11. Veera Kerala Varma (1646–1650)
12. Rama Varma (1650–1656)
13. Rani Gangadharalakshmi (1656–1658)
14. Rama Varma (1658–1662)
15. Goda Varma (1662–1663)
16. Veera Kerala Varma(1663–1687)
17. Rama Varma (1687–1693)
18. Ravi Varma (1693–1697)
19. Rama Varma (1697–1701)
20. Rama Varma (1701–1721)
21. Ravi Varma (1721–1731)
22. Rama Varma (1731–1746)
23. Veera Kerala Varma (1746–1749)
24. Rama Varma VII (1749–1760)
25. Veera Kerala Varma (1760–1775)
26. Rama Varma VIII (1775–1790)
27. Rama Varma IX (Shaktan Thampuran)
28. Rama Varma X (1805–1809)
29. Kerala Varma III (Veera Kerala Varma) (1809–1828)
30. Rama Varma XI (1828–1837)
31. Rama Varma XII (1837–1844)
32. Rama Varma XIII (1844–1851)
33. Kerala Varma IV (Veera Kerala Varma) (1851–1853)
34. Ravi Varma IV (1853–1864)
35. Rama Varma XIV (1864–1888)
36. Kerala Varma V (1888–1895)
37. Rama Varma XV (Sir Sri Rama Varma) (1895–1914) - Rajarshi
38. Rama Varma XVI (1914–1932)
39. Rama Varma XVII (1932–1941) - Dhaarmika Chakravarthi
40. Kerala Varma VI (1941–1943) - Midukkan Thampuran
41. Ravi Varma V (Ravi Varma Kunjappan Thampuran) (1943–1946) - Kunjappan Thampuran
42. Kerala Varma VII (1946–1948) - Aikya Keralam Thampuran
43. Rama Varma XVIII (1948–1964) - Pareekshit Thampuran
44. Rama Varma XIX (1964–1975)
45. Rama Varma XX (Aniyan Kochunni Thampuran) (1975–2004)
46. Kerala Varma VIII (Kochunni Thampuran) (2004–present)