The Meenakshi Amman Temple Much later, the Pallavas were replaced by the Chola dynasty as the dominant kingdom in the 9th century and they in turn were replaced by the Pandyan Dynasty in the 13th century. The Pandyan capital Madurai was in the deep south away from the coast. They had extensive trade links with the south east Asian maritime empires of Srivijaya and their successors, as well as contacts, even formal diplomatic contacts, reaching as far as the Roman Empire. During the 13th century, Marco Polo mentioned the Pandyas as the richest empire in existence.
M  The Srivilliputhur municipality was established in during British times. It was promoted to a first-grade municipality in The municipality has 33 wards and there is an elected councillor for each of those wards. All these departments are under the control of a Municipal Commissioner who is the executive head.
The current Member of Parliament from the constituency is Vasanthi. There are three police stations in the town, one of them being an all-women police station. There are special units like prohibition enforcement, district crime, social justice and human rights, district crime records and special branch that operate at the district level police division headed by a Superintendent of Police.
This town receives drinking water supply from Thamirabarani river, an additional water resource. Education and utility services[ edit ] There are 19 elementary, six middle, one high, one matriculation and six matriculation schools in Srivilliputhur. There are no colleges in the town.
The town along with its suburbs forms the Srivilliputhur Electricity Distribution Circle. A Chief Distribution engineer is stationed at the regional headquarters. During the period —01, a total of 3. The present water supply scheme from Peyanar and catchment area were implemented in and respectively.
A total of The town has The national highway NH that connects Madurai and Kollam passes through the town and connects surrounding urban centers like Rajapalayam and Tenkasi.
There are private operated mini-bus services that cater to the local transport needs of the town. The State Express Transport Corporation operates long distance buses connecting the town to important cities like Chennai and Madurai.
The town bus routes to surrounding villages are to Mamsapuram, Krishnankoil, Watrap, Koomapatti, Maharajapuram, Koonampatti, Vanniampatti junction, Thalavaipuram, Athekulam, Natchiyarpatti and Chathirapatti.
All other express trains ply from Virudunagar station. There are also passenger trains running either side from Madurai to Tenkasi. It is a Hindu temple dedicated to Vishnu and one of the Divya Desamstemples that are revered in the Nalayira Divya Prabandhamthe 8thth century Vaishnava canonical literature.
It is the birthplace of two of the most important Azhwar saints in the Vaishnavite tradition, Periyazhvar and Andal. Vatapatrasayi temple is a Vishnu temple dedicated to Vatapatrasayi or Rangamannar.
The deity rests on a banyan tree leaf known as Vatapatram. Sathuragiri Hills is an abode of siddhar Tamil sagesand home of two temples, namely Sundra Mahalingam temple and Sandhana Mahalingam temple. The place known for rare medicinal plants and the medicinal value of plants has been recorded and reported.
The forest also has a rich variety of orchids and ferns. Pilavakkal is a dam in watrap village and is one of the picnic spots of Srivilliputhur.Ornamental fish farming has made a paradigm shift among entrepreneurs ushering in economic development. Fishes of different hues cultured in enclosed concrete tanks at .
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