Kumbakonam (Tamil: கும்பகோணம் kumpakōṇam) is a city and a special grade municipality in the Thanjavur district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Kumbakonam is a gorgeous temple town in the heart of the Thanjavur district of Tamil Nadu. Apart from the many beautiful temples in Kumbakonam.
Kumbakonam is a temple town with many Hindu temples located in and around it. The majority of the temples are dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva.
12 Shiva temples are connected with the Mahamaham festival which happens once in 12 years in Kumbakonam. They are :-
Kumbakonam Temple Lists
Kasi Viswanathar Temple,
Kambatta Visvanathar Temple,
Koteeswarar Temple, and
Of these twelve, the first ten temples are located in Kumbakonam town itself.
Navagraha temples in Kumbakonam