Question

Thanjavur is an example of  _________ town.

A

Temple

B

Port

C

Administrative

D

Commercial

Medium

Solution

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Correct option is A)

The town of Thanjavur is loacted in the current Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It was the capital of the erstwhile Chola kingdom. The river Kaveri flows near it. Thanjavur is also an example of a temple town. Temple towns represent a very important pattern of urbanisation, the process by which cities develop. Temples were often central to the economy and society in such towns.

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