is a panchayat town
in Thanjavur district
in the Indian state
of Tamil Nadu
, Thirubuvanam had a population of 14,139. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Thirupuvanam has an average literacy rate of 70%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 77%, and female literacy is 63%. In Thirupuvanam, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.
The population consists primarily of silk
weavers There is an ancient Sarabeshwara
temple in Thirubuvanam.
Thirubuvanam is very near the Cauvery River and is known as a manufacturing hub for silk sari
and clothing materials, which is also located in the state of Tamil Nadu.
Hand woven silk saris and clothing materials in this ancient and emerging modern state of India have their brands and their respective values associated with the town or village of origin. In this respect Thirubuvanam silk saris are famous and accepted as the silk saris from the delta of the mighty and life-giving Cauvery river from which there are several tributaries flowing in this delta region.
Thico Silks - The Thirubuvanam Silk handloom weavers
Cooperative Production and Sale Society Limited,Thirubuvanam need special mention.
Started with a twin purpose of preserving the art of silk-weaving and uplifting the life of the artistically rich but economically poor weavers of this region, this glorious society marches ahead with more poise and confidence.... Read More