Tamilnadu Famous Things

Tamilnadu Famous Things

Here We have listed some of the famous things in Tamilnadu. 32 districts of tamilnadu and its famous things. Tamil nadu district wise famous things.

  • Fort. St .George Fort Tallest Flag Staff   - 150 ft.
  • Tallest Statue of Tamilnadu – Thiruvalluvar Statue Kanyakumari (133 ft.)
  • Longest Beach – Marina Beach Chennai (13 km)
  • Largest Telescope -  Vainu Bappu Observatory Kavalur,  Javadi Hills, Vellore district (93 inches)
  • Highest Mountain – Doddabetta,  Nilgiris district (2,637m)
  • Longest River – Kaveri River (760 kms)
  • Gateway of Tamilnadu – Thoothukudi Port
  • Queen of Hill Stations  - Ooty
  • Manchester of Tamilnadu – Coimbatore
  • First Talking Tamil Picture – Kalidas (1931)
  • First Railway Route of Tamilnadu – Royapuram – Walajah Road (1856)
  • First Corporation of Tamilnadu – Chennai (1688)
  • First Newspaper of Tamilnadu – Madras Mail (1873)
  • First Tamil Newspaper of Tamilnadu – Swadesamitran (1829)
  • First Woman Chief Minister of Tamilnadu – Janaki Ramachandran (1988)
  • First Woman Doctor of Tamilnadu – Dr. Muthulakshmi Reddi M.B.B.S
  • First Governor of Tamilnadu – Justice Fathima Beevi
  • Rice Bowl of Tamilnadu – Tanjore
  • Largest Temple in Tamilnadu – Brihadeeswarar Temple (Great Loving Chola Temple)
  • Oldest Dam in Tamilnadu – Kallanai (2nd Century A.D.)
  • Largest District in Tamilnadu – Viluppuram (7, 185 sq.kms.)
  • Smallest District in Tamilnadu – Chennai (426 sq.km)
  • Highly Educated District in Tamilnadu – Kanyakumari (91.7%)