About District

Granary of South India

River cauvery is the Main Source for Cultivation in this district, which is known for its heritage in water management. Composite Thanjavur District with its fertile  soil is one of the largest  paddy cultivation area not only in Tamilnadu but also in South India.

Thanjavur  District is in the east coast of Tamil Nadu.  The district lies between 78. 43’ and 70. 23’ of the Eastern longitudes and 9.50′ and 11.25’ of the Northern Latitudes.

Since composite Thanjavur is large in extend, for administrations Convienience several districts were carried out Thanjavur composite district.   Read More


Tmt. B.Priyanka Pankajam I.A.S.