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Papanasam is a historical town located in Thanjavur District in Tamil Nadu. It is about 30 km from Thanjavur and three kilometers north of Thirukkavithalam. The main attractions of the town are the temples. Major among them are Gajendra Varathan Temple, Paalvanna Nathar TempleMullaivananathar Temple, Pallavanatha Swamy Temple and 108 Sivalayam Temple. This place also boasts a granary with a capacity of 3,000 Kalam (measure), which was constructed by the Nayaks in the 17th century. There are many sugar manufacturing industries functioning in Papanasam. By road, Papanasam can be approached from Kumbakonam, Tiruvaiyaru and Thanjavur. The nearest railhead is Papanasam Railway Station. Tiruchirapalli Airport is the nearest airport.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Thanjavur
Location: Papanasam

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