Thanjavur (TN)

Tam: தஞ்சாவூர் tañcāvūr  ‘City of Refuge’ [Tanjore]  City/District, Tamil Nadu From Tam: tañcam, ‘refuge’, ‘protection’; and Tam:  ūr, ‘village’, ‘town’. The Chola Empire dominated South India and beyond from 9-13thC and Thanjavur was its capital for most of that...