It is one of the largest temples in India and is an example of Dravidian architecture during the Chola period. Built by emperor Raja Raja Chola.
Thanjavur, the capital city of Cholas, is a flourishing city from the 7th century CE. At present there are two important forts namely.
It was built in 1991during the 8th World Tamil Conference. It is a beautiful structure and is built in the style of the buildings.