About Thanjavur district:

Thanjavur is a district in Tamil Nadu state, India. The total area of the district is 3397 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 2402781 living in houses, among them male population is 1183112 and female population is 1219669. Sex ratio of the district is 1035 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 82.64%.

Thanjavur district vehicle registration code is TN 49. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Thanjavur.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • for units less than 50 - 1 to 50 units = Rs.3.0 per unit
  • for units less than 100 - 1 to 100 units = Rs.3.25 per unit
  • for units less than 250 - 1 to 100 units = Rs.3.5 per unit, 101 to 250 units = Rs.4.6 per unit
  • for units more than 250 - 1 to 100 units = Rs. 3.50 per unit, 101 to 250 units = Rs.4.6 per unit, 251 and above units = Rs.6.6 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Aurbathimoovar Festival, Mylapore, Cape Festival, Chennai Dance & Music Festival Chennai, Chithirai Festival, Madurai, Mamallapuram Festival, Dussehra, Float Festival, Kanthuri Festival, Kartigai Deepam, Mahamagam Festival, Meenakshi Kalyanam-Madurai, Natyanjali Dance Festivals, Pongal, Tamil New Year, Thai Poosam, Thyagaraja Carnatic Music Festival-Thiruvariyar, Tourism Fair are the major festivals celebrated in Thanjavur district.

Thanjavur Cuisine:

Adhirasam, Avial, Biryani, Chakkoli, Chapati, Chettinad cuisine, Chippi appam, Congee, Dosa, Idiyappam, Kheer, Koottu, Koozh, Kothu Parotta, Kullakar rice, Kuzhambu, Masala, dosa, Molagoottal, Mulligatawny soup, Munthiri Kothu, Murugan Idli Shop, Murukku, Paddu, Papadum, Parotta, Paruppusilli, Pongal (dish), Poriyal, Pulihora, Puri, Puttu, Putu mayam, Rasam, Sambar, Sevai, Thoothukudi macaroon, Thuvaiyal, Upma, Uttapam, Watalappam are few of the many varieties of Thanjavur.

Top tourist places in Thanjavur:

Places of interest in Thanjavur:

Brihadeeswara Temple, Thanjavur Royal Palace, Gangaikonda Cholapuram, Thanjavur Art Gallery, Siva Ganga Garden, Airavateswara Temple, Keelaperumpallam (Keezhperumpallam) Temple, Vellai Puliar Temple, Kasi Viswanathar Temple, Guru Baghawan Temple, The Serfoji Sarasvati Mahal Library, Grand Anicut, Naganathaswamy Temple, Nandi Bull, Sattanathaswamy Temple, Swami Malai Temple, Chandra Bagawan temple, Schwartz Church, Sangeetha Mahal, Mercury temple, Vijayanagara Fort, Our Lady of Sorrows Church, Aalangudi Temple, Thirumananjeri Temple, Thiruvanajozhi Temple, Suryanaar Koyil, Skandanathar Temple, Sri Gowthameswarar Temple, Sarkarai Padithurai Ghat, Raahu Temple, Srinivasa Ramanujan House, Saneeshwaran Temple, Kanchanur (Kanjanoor) Temple, Pullirukkuvelur Vaideeswaran Kovil, Thingalur (Moon) Temple, Sri Swedharanyeshwarar Temple, Ramaswamy Temple are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Paddy, Groundnut, Cholam, Cotton, Sugarcane, Maize, Turmeric, Ragi, Coconut, Pulses, Cumbu are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Thanjavur district:

  • Atirampattinam
  • Aduturai
  • Alakkudi
  • Ayyampet
  • Budalur
  • Darasuram
  • Kumbakonam
  • Kutralam
  • Mahadanapuram
  • Ottankadu
  • Palur
  • Pandaravadai
  • Papanasam
  • Pasupatikovil
  • Pattukottai
  • Peravurani
  • Puduchatiram
  • Swamimalai
  • Taraon
  • Tirunagesvaram
  • Tiruvidalmarudr
  • Titte
  • Ttiruvalangadu

Insurance Companies in Thanjavur:

  • Royal Sundaram General Insurance Co. Limited ,Shalini Towers, First Floor,, 172, South Main Street,, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613009
  • Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Ltd , No 2661, I Floor, Meena Agencies Upstairs,, South Main Street, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613009
  • Exide Life Insurance Company Limited ,No 65, 1st Floor , Pudukattai Road, Tanjore, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613007
  • National Insurance ,Ganesh Complex, 1754/56, Manojiappa Street, South Main Road, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613009
  • Life Insurance Corporation Of India , Jeevanprakash, Gandhiji Road, Divisional Training Centre, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613001

Lawyers (Advocates) in Thanjavur:

  • Geetha & Rams - Advocates & Solicitors,145, TPS Nagar, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613007
  • Elengovan K, No, 21, Medical College Road, Opposite To Kumaran Theatre, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613007
  • Rajendran S,No 41, Alamelumangapuram, Giri Road, Thanjavur, 613009
  • Poongothan N,No, 1636 Thoppi Pillaiarkoil Lane, South Rampart, Tanjore, Tamil Nadu 613001
  • M. Karunanithi,NO-84-C, Shivaji Nagar, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613001

Blood banks in Thanjavur:

  • Indian Red Cross Society, 43/C, Medical College Road, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613001
  • Raghavendra Blood Bank,2961, South Rampart, South Rampart, S Rampart Rd, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613001
  • LAKSHMI NARAYANA BLOOD BANK,11th Street, Arulananda Nagar, Yagappa Nagar, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613007
  • K.M.R Blood Bank,113A, First Floor, Arulananda Nagar, 7th Cross, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613007
  • Sri Kaalli Blood Bank,32, Giri Rd, Vandayar Nagar, Balaganapathy Nagar, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613009
  • Voluntary Blood Bank,No 2936,, W Main St, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu

Trading companies in Thanjavur:

  • Angel Broking ,3061 OTHAI KARA StrEEEAST GATE THANJAVURDistrict:Thanjavur,TNPostcode:631001
  • KARVY STOCK BROKING LTD ,1670-BMAIN STREETDistrict:Thanjavur,TNPostcode:613009
  • ASIT C MEHTA INVESTMENT INTERRMEDIATES LTD ,2/10 FIRST CROSS STSUNDARAM NAGARM C ROADDistrict:Thanjavur,TNPostcode:613004
  • ANAGRAM CAPITAL LIMITED ,NO 32 V P KOIL StrEET M CHAVADYDistrict:Thanjavur,TNPostcode:613001
  • ANUSH SHARES and SECURITIES PVT. Ltd. ,9,SARANGAPANI SANNATHI StrEET, KUMBAKONAMDistrict:Thanjavur,TNPostcode:612001

Hotels in Thanjavur:

  • Lakshmi Hotel,44P, 45P VOC Nagar, Marys Corner, Trichy Main Road, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613007
  • Hotel Oriental Towers, 2889, Near Railway Station, Srinivasam Pillai Rd, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613001
  • Hotel Parisutham,55, GA Canal Rd, Attar Mohalla, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613001
  • Hotel Balaji Inn,81,82 & 83, New Bus Stand Rd, Baskara Puram, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613005
  • Hotel Gnanam,Anna Salai Market Road, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613001
  • Hotel Victoriyah,Arulananda Nagar East Exstension, Arulananda Nagar West Extension, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613007
  • Tanjore Hi Hotel,464, East Main Street, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613001
  • Hotel Raks, 8 & 9, Kalanchiyam garden, Near New Bus Stand, Trichy road, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613007
  • Hotel Lion City,130, Gandhiji Rd, Graham Nagar, Shivaji Nagar, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613001
  • Sangam Hotel,Trichy Road, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613007
  • Hotel Tamilnadu,Gandhiji Rd, Graham Nagar, Shivaji Nagar, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613001
  • Hotel Temple Tower,20/1A, SM Road, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613001

Theatres in Thanjavur district:

  • Adhimuthu Saroja Thiraiarangam - Avanam Road, Peravurani
  • Annapoorna - Near Bus Stand, Pattukottai

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 2
2 Andhra Bank 2
3 Axis Bank 3
4 Bank Of Baroda 4
5 Bank Of India 3
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
7 Canara Bank 22
8 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 2
9 Central Bank Of India 4
10 City Union Bank Limited 31
11 Corporation Bank 8
12 Dena Bank 1
13 Federal Bank 1
14 HDFC Bank 4
15 ICICI Bank Limited 5
16 IDBI Bank 2
17 Indian Bank 39
18 Indian Overseas Bank 49
19 ING Vysya Bank 5
20 Karnataka Bank Limited 1
21 Karur Vysya Bank 8
22 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 1
23 Laxmi Vilas Bank 11
24 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
25 Punjab National Bank 1
26 Ratnakar Bank Limited 1
27 South Indian Bank 3
28 State Bank Of India 27
29 State Bank Of Travancore 3
30 Syndicate Bank 4
31 Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited 3
32 The Tamil Nadu State Apex Cooperative Bank 2
33 UCO Bank 1
34 Union Bank Of India 6