Madurantakam

Published: 14.12.2018

Madurantakam, Tamil Nadu, India

Madurantakam

(Tamil: மதுராந்தகம்) Madurantakam is a town and a municipality in Kancheepuram district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. The town is known for the artificial and second largest lake in Tamil Nadu, the Maduranthakam lake and it is located very near to the state capital Chennai. It is believed to be built by the Chola King Uthama Chozha, also called as Maduranthakar, during his reign. It is also home to the Aeri Katha Ramar Temple. As of 2011, the town had a population of 30,796.

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