Places of Interest


1. Gangaikonda Cholapuram Temple
The famous Hindu Temple known as  Gangaikonda Cholapuram is a village located near to jayankondam.Tamil Nadu, India. It became the capital of the Chola dynasty inc. 1025 during the reign of Rajendra Chola I. and served as the Chola capital for around 250 years.

2. Brihadisvara Temple

Brihadeeswarar Temple about 70 kilometres (43)i to the southwest in Thanjavur the Gangaikonda Cholapuram Temple is smaller yet more refined than the Thanjavur Temple.Both are among the largest Shiva temples in South indai and examples of Dravidian style temples.  The temple is also referred to in texts as Gangaikonda Cholapuram Temple.