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Bragatheeswarar Temple
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Darasuram
34 Kms from Tanjore has a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva which was built by Rajendra Chola. It also boasts as a silk weaving centre.

Kumbakonam
Famous for the Mahamaham festival held every 12 years, Kumbakonam, 36 Kms from Tanjore, also boasts of five temples. The important ones among them are Sarangapani, Kumbeswarar, Nageswara and Ramaswamy temples. These temples are noted for their semi erotic sculpture
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Mannargudi
Lord Krishna is featured as Rajagopala in Rajagopala Temple, Mannargudi. This temple was constructed in the 12th century and received patronage from the Nayaka Kings.
Mayiladuthurai
Used to be called Mayuram, situated on the banks of river Cauvery. Mayuranatha Swami temple, Parimala Ranganatha Swamy temple, Kasi Vishwanatha Swamy temple, Punukeeswarar temple, Vadhanyeswarar temple and Ayyarappar temple are some of the famous temples in Mayiladuthurai .
Thirubuvanam
45 Kms from Tanjore, Thirubuvanam has a 13th century Chola temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Also well known for its silk weaving industry.
Poompuhar
It was the capital and port city of Cholas, also called as Kaveeripumpattinam, as the river Cauvery drains into the Bay of Bengal here only. Kovalan and Kannagi of the great epic Silappathikaram, written by Ilangovadigal, lived in this town. "Silappathikara Kalaikkodam" is a panorama of sculptures depicting scenes from Silappathikaram.
Poondi Matha Kovil
A very famous Catholic church for Matha. People of all faiths visit the church.

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