() is an administrative region in the south of Tamil Nadu
. The district was carved out of Madurai District
in the year 1985. The district is famous for its lock and tannery
It is bounded on the north by Erode
districts, on the east by Tiruchirappalli District
, on the southeast and south by Madurai District, on the southeast by Theni District
, and on the west by the state of Kerala
and Tiruppur District
taluks are famous tourist regions in South India. These taluks are cooler compared to other regions of Tamil Nadu.
Dindigul District has many waterfalls including Anju Veedu, Bamen Falls, Bear Shola Falls, Fairy Falls, Gaur Vellaiyan, Glen Falls, Kumbakkarai Falls, Kuthiraiyar Falls, Kutladampatti falls, Neptune Falls, Palar Falls, Pambar Falls, Poombarai Falls, Silver Cascade, Skamba Falls, Snake Falls, Thakkam thootam falls, Thalaiyar Falls (Rat tail) & Thoovanam falls.
, Kamarajar Dam
, Manjalar Dam
, Parapalar Dam
, Palar- Porandalar Dam
, Varadamanadhi Dam
, Alagapuri Dam
and Kuthiraiyar Dam
The district of Dindigul has 8 taluks
It had a population of 1,923,014 as of 2001. It is 35.01% urbanised as per Census 2001.
The district has a literacy of 69.83% and is below the average in the......