Kumbakonam

Introduction Kumbakonam

Kumbakonam is also known as TEMPLE TOWN located in Tanjavur District in the southern Indian State of Tamilnadu. Kudanthai is the ancient name of Kumbakonam (Kudamooku). The name "Temple Town" is due to the prevalence of number of temples here. Kumbakonam is town is covered by the two major rivers, the Kavery and Arasalar River.