karaikudi situated in Sivaganga Disctict in Tamilnadu State located 20 miles from the west coastal line of Bay of Bengal.Karaikudi is the educational and growing city in Tamilnadu. More than3 Lakhs of peoples living in karaikudi. Nearby Karaikudi. In karaikudi there are many temples Kundrakudi Shanmuganathan temple at kundrakudi, next Thiruvengamudayan temple at Ariyakudi and famous Karpaga Vinayagar temple at Pillaiyarpatti. The versatile popular writer Kannadasan was born near to the place of karaikudi where “Kannadasan Manimandapam” has been built in memorial of Kannadasan. The great philanthropy vallal Alagappar birth place is karaikudi where he have donated his properties for the purpose of education to the poor students in the name of Alagappa University, where Engineering college, Polytechnic college, Arts and Science college, schools and B.Ed college has been established. It stands the heart place of India where one and only CECRI ( Central Electro Chemical research Institute) is located here for the research institute of electro chemical. It is a healthy town because on those days the chettiars who lived here went to Burma and earned a good sum of money. Lots of things were exported for building palaces from Burma. And here many big palaces can be found near the villages of karaikudi . Rajas house is very famous in Kanadukathan. Athankudi is famous for tiles. It is the best place for shooting spots. And many films are taken here.