Thanjavur District

Thanjavur District is the Rice Bowl of Tamil Nadu. Thanjavur was the cultural capital of the country in 1790. Thanjavur gained prominence during the period of Chola Kings, who made it as their capital.

The Big Temple and the other famous temples in the district are known all over the world.

Thanjavur district stands unique from time immemorial for its agricultural activities and is rightly acclaimed as the Granary of the South India lying in the deltaic region of the famous river Cauvery and criss-crossed by lengthy network of irrigation canals, this coastal district abounds in green paddy fields, tall coconut groves, vast gardens of mango and plantain trees and other verdant vegetation.

The District Collector
Thanjavur - 613 001
Tamil Nadu, India
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