Thanjavur city is the headquarters of Thanjavur District.
Geography of Thanjavur
Geographical area of Thanjavur is 3396.57 Sq.Km.Thanjavur district is bounded on the northeast side by Nagapattinam District, on the east side by Tiruvarur District, on the south side by the Palk Strait, of Bay of Bengal on the west side by Pudukkottai District, and on the north side by the river Kollidam, across which lie Tiruchirappalli and Perambalur districts.
River : Cauvery is the main river
Latitude of Thanjavur city : 9.50' and 11.25' N
Longitude of Thanjavur city : 78.45' and 79.25'E
Thanjavur District is known as Rice Bowl of Tamil Nadu. The Big Temple and the other famous temples in the district are widely visited by tourists from all over the world.
Revenue divisions in Thanjavur District
In Thanjavur district there are 3 Revenue divisions
Taluks in Thanjavur District
In Thanjavur district there are 8 Taluks
Blocks in Thanjavur District
In Thanjavur District there are 14 Blocks
Railway Station in Thanjavur District
Pandaravadai Railway Station
Swamimalai Railway Station
Atirampattinam Railway Station
Thanjavur Junction Railway Station
Tiruvidalmarudr Railway Station
Darasuram Railway Station
Pattukottai Railway Station
Sundaraperumal Kovil Railway Station
Alakkudi Railway Station
Papanasam Railway Station
Peravurani Railway Station
Aduturai Railway Station
Kumbakonam Railway Station
Ayyampet Railway Station
Pasupatikovil Railway Station
Tirunagesvaram Railway Station
Budalur Railway Station
Bus Station in Thanjavur District
Kumbakonam Bus Station
Swamimalai Bus Station
Pattukkottai Bus Station
Thanjavur Bus Station
Adirampattinam Bus Station
Peravurani Bus Station
Tiruvaiyaru Bus Station
Tourist Place in Thanjavur District
Brahadeewarar temple or Big Temple
Sri DurgaiAmman Temple
Saraswathi Mahal Library
Marattah Durbar Hall
Pilgrim Centres in Thanjavur District
Thingalur & Kanchanur
Engineering Colleges in Thanjavur District
P.R. ENGINEERING COLLEGE
Periyar Maniammai College of Technology for women
PONNAIYAH RAMAJAYAM COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY
Arasu Engineering College
Parisutham institute of Technology and Science
P. R. Engineering College
ST.Joseph's College of Engineering and Technology
Colleges in Thanjavur District
Annai College of Education, Kumbakonam
Arputha College of Arts & Sci.
Bharath College of Science & Management
Bon Secours College of Education, Thanjavur
Bonsecours College for women
A V V M Sri Pushpam College
A V V M Sri Pushpam College
Annai College of Arts & Science
Dharmambal Ramasamy Arts & Science College
Dr.Nallikuppusamy Arts College
Enathi Rajappa College of Arts & Science
Government College (Auto)
A.R.C. Viswanathan College
A.R.R. College of Education, Kumbakonam
Abi & Abi College (AAC)
Govt. College of Education, Orathanad
Idhaya College of Women
Imayam Arts & Science College
Adaikala Matha College Arun Nagar Vallam Thanjavur - 613 403.
Government College for Women
Maruthu Pandiyar College
MASS College of Arts & Science
MASS College of Education, Kumbakonam
Government College of Fine Arts, Kumbakonam
S.K.S.S. Arts College
Government College of Music, Thiruvaiyaru
Khadir Mohideen College
Kundavai Naachiyaar Government College for Women
MANNAI NARAYANASWAMY PARA MEDICAL COLLEGE
PONNAIYAH RAMAJAYAM COLLEGE
RAJAGIRI DAWOOD BATCHA COLLEGE
Rajah Serfoji Government College
Srimad Andavan Arts and Science College
Star Lion College of Education
Tamilavel Umamaheswaranar Karanthai Arts College
THANJAVUR MEDICAL COLLEGE
Umamaheswaranar College of Education
Sami Arul College of Arts & Science
Shanmugha Arts, Science, Technology & Research Academy
Sri Sankara Arts & Science College
Main Industries in Thanjavur District
Arignar Anna Sugar Mills, Kurungulam.
Modern Rice Mill, Ammanpettai.
Ambika Sugars, Kottur.
Raman & Raman, Kumbakonam
King Chemicals, Vadaseri.
Thiru Arooran Sugar Mills, Thirumandangudi.
Modern Rice Mill, Pattukkottai.
Thanjavur Spinning Mill, Thanjavur.
Nelson Papers ltd., Cholagampatti.
Modern Rice Mill, Thirunageswaram.
The Thanjavur District Co-op. Milk Producers Society, Thanjavur.
Rice, Millets & Other Cereals, Cotton, Pulses, Sugarcane, Groundnut, Gingelly are the main crops of this district.