KARUR - Tamil Nadu

Karur is the administrative headquarters of Karur District in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Karur is the district formed after independence and Located on the banks of River Amaravathi and River Kaveri, it has been ruled, at different times, by the Chera, Vijayanagar Empire, Madurai Nayaks, Hyder Ali, Carnatic kingdom, and the British. It is located at a distance of 420 kilometres southwest of the state capital Chennai. Place to Visit; Sri Balasubramania swamy temple, Vennaimalai, Shree Kalyana Pasupatheeswarar Temple, Shree Abayapradhana Ranganathar Temple, Shree Karuvur Mariyamman Temple, Thanthondrimalai Shree Kalyana Venkataramanaswamy Temple, Vennaimalai Shree BalasubramaniaSwamy Temple, Balamalai Shree Balathandayuthapani Temple, Vanjeleeshwarar Temple, Koteeshwarar Temple, Vanjiyamman Temple, Valangiyamman Temple.