Thanjavur or Tanjore is a city in Tamil Nadu. under the study of the scholars thanjavur was derived from the word "tanjan" in hindu mythology.
thanjavur was first ruled by the cholas which served as the capital of the empire. Thanjavur acts as an important centre of south india as it is rich in
pantaings. art and architecture.Thanjavur is located in cauvery delta and it is an backbone of agriculture in tamil nadu. due to its importance in agriculture, it is also called as "RICE BOWL OF INDIA"