Tamil Nadu State – The Land of Tamils (or) Tamil Country

Tamil Nadu

About Tamil Nadu State

Tamil Nadu State is one among the 29 states of India. Tamilnadu State is located in South India and is bordered with Puducherry which is a one of the Union Territories of India along with the few south Indian states includes Andhra Pradesh, Kerala and Karnataka. The capital city of TN State is the Chennai previously known as “Madras”.

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TN State Population

The Population of State is about 72,147,030 which is the 06th largest state in Indian population and the 32 Districts are covering with an area of 130,060 square kilometres (or) 50,220 square miles

Tamilnadu State Language

The official and native language of Tamilnadu state is “Tamil” (தமிழ்) and the additional language of Tamilians is “English”

Tamil Nadu State
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Formation of Tamil Nadu State

Tamil Nadu State was formed on the Republic Day i.e. 26th Jan 1950 where the Constitution of India was written on that day by the former president DR B R Ambedkar.

Indian State of TN Symbols

The following are the symbols of the State:

Language Tamil
Song Invocation to Goddess Tamil
Dance Bharathanattiyam
Animal Nilgiri Tahr
Bird Emerald Dove
Flower Gloriosa lily
Tree Bharathanattiyam
Animal Palm tree

Tamilnadu Culture and Tourism

The culture of Tamilnadu has known for its rich tradition of art, dance, literature and music which continue to grow today and it has a long tradition of the celebrated culture of its monumental ancient temples of Hindu and classical dances include “Bharata Natyam” and Tanjore painting. The architecture of TN has developed and continued to practice in the state of TN.

TN State Tourism Places

The following are the tourist places of the state:

Best Places to Visit in Masinagudi
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Tamilnadu Districts

According to Tamilnadu wiki, the state of Tamil Nadu Map is divided into 32 districts whereby area Erode is the largest city and Chennai is the smallest city and the 32 Districts are the following:

Ariyalur
Chennai
Coimbatore
Cuddalore
Dharmapuri
Dindigul
Erode
Kanchipuram
Kanniyakumari
Karur
Krishnagiri
Madurai
Nagapattinam
Namakkal
Nilgiris
Perambalur
Pudukkottai
Ramanathapuram
Salem
Sivaganga
Thanjavur
Theni
Thoothukudi
Tiruchirappalli
Tirunelveli
Tiruppur
Tiruvallur
Tiruvannamalai
Tiruvarur
Vellore
Viluppuram
Virudhunagar
Tamilnadu Districts
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Tamilnadu Rivers

The following are the few Rivers which flows through the Tamilnadu state:

  • Kaveri
  • Palar River
  • Vaigai River
  • Thamirbarani River
  • Ponnaiyar River
  • Noyyal River
  • Amaravati River
  • Bhavani River
  • Kollidam River
  • Adyar River
  • Vaippar River
  • Moyar River
  • Vellar River
  • Manimuthar River
  • Cooum River
  • Pambar River
  • Thirumanim River

Tamilnadu State Government Departments

The following are the departments of Tamilnadu State Government:

Schemes of TN State Government


Important Details of TN State

  • Tamil Nadu State Official Website: http://www.tn.gov.in
  • TN State Secretariat Address: Government of Tamil Nadu Namakkal Kavignar Maaligai, Fort St. George, Chennai 600 009
  • Tamilnadu State Helpline Number: 2566-5566
  • TN State Governor: Sri Banwarilal Purohit
  • Tamil Nadu Chief Minister: Sri Edappadi K Palaniswami