Kumbakonam is called as Cambridge of South India for its quality of education since British Raj. Kumbakonam is also known as the 'temple town' due to the prevalence of a number of temples and is noted for its Mahamaham festival. Kumbakonam rose to be a prominent city between the 7th and 9th centuries AD, when it served as a capital of the Medieval Cholas. The town reached the zenith of its prosperity during the British Raj when it was a prominent centre of European education and Hindu culture. Kumbakonam Mahamaham festival held every 12 years which is attracts devotees from all over India to take a dip in the Mahamaham Lake. The most important temples present in Kumbakonam are the Sarangapani temple, the Kumbeswara temple and the Ramaswamy temple. The Thirupureswarar temple of Patteeswaram, the Oppliyappan Sannadhi, the Swamimalai Murugan temple and the Airavateswarar temple at Darasuram are located in the vicinity of Kumbakonam. The region is covered with mainly alluvial or black soil which is conducive for rice cultivation; other crops grown in Kumbakonam include mulberry, cereals and sugarcane. In this temple town called Kumbakonam, Chennai Matrimony has its Kumbakonam Matrimony portal since 2005 for the advantage of Kumbakonam brides and grooms. Kumbakonam Matrimony has helped the people of Kumbakonam who are living in Kumbakonam and across the world to find their spouse in their own Hindu, Christian, and Muslim Community. Chennai Matrimony.Com's Kumbakonam Matrimony is a very successful Marriage Service that has matched over thousands of Kumbakonam Brides with Kumbakonam Grooms. What stops! Are you a Kumbakonam Bride or Groom? Add your profile now for free with Kumbakonam Matrimony.Com. Let the magic begin to happen.