Kumbakonam also known by the name Coombaconum or Combaconum is a town in the district of Thanjavaur district in Tamil Nadu. The specialty of the town is its colorful and decorative gopurams reaching high in the sky which attracts major tourist of its architectural brilliancy. The place was a seat of the then of medieval South Indian power.
The town lies between two great rivers namely, Cauvery and Arsala. Moreover, the town held many historical significances around. The place is a must visit for all who loves and seeks for history and soak into ious cultural dimensions mainly of India’s cultural roots of Hinduism.