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|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Vehicle registration||TN 61|
Jayankondam is a Municipality in Ariyalur district in the India of Tamil Nadu. It is also called Jayamkondacholapuram.
Jayankondam is a Second Grade Municipality. Jayankondam Being the Head quarters office of Udaiyarpalaiyam Taluk, had Different names like Jayankonda Chozhalapuram. Huge amounts of lignite deposits have been found here and power projects have been initiated by the Neyveli Lignite Corporation. Jayankondam town is very famous for Shiva night festival , which is celebrated every year. This town has more than 25 temples of various historical periods in the vicinity. The existing Government Higher Secondary School at Jayankondam is as the old as the town and has nearly 2000 Students to its name.
Jayankondam is located 247 km away from Chennai. On the south around 29 km from kumbakonam via Neelathanallur-Mathanathur bridge. On the east and 38 km away from Ariyalur. On the North 25 km from Srimueshnam. On the North and 36 km away from Viruthachalam. On the east and 50 km from away Chidambaram.
Jayankondam Town limit extends over an area of 28 Sq.km.
Places near Jayankondam
Gangaikonda Cholapuram temple is the place near 8 km. East from JKM is the ancient – temple Rajendra chozha having very ancient – oldest sculpture and drowing.
Azhagar temple is the place near 10 km JKM is the ancient temple built by Rajenthra chozha having very ancient oldest; Sculptured. The Azhagar temple has a big elephant statue constructed the materials of lime and pricks and kuruvalappar temple is the place near 7 km east from JKM is the one of the famous vinava temple . It was built up by the chozha queen chempian mathevi relation ship of the Rajaraja chozha Aunty payaraiswaras temple is the place near 10 km west from jkm. It was built up the jamieen of udayarpalayam sames the an own is ancient oldest sculpture.
Strimushnam poovaraga temple is one of the famous temple is the place near 15 km northern east from Jayankondam.
Anaikarai is 15 km from Jayanokondam
PIN (Postal Index) Code for Jayankondam is 621802. Also the following nearby post offices share the same pin Angarayanallur, Chinnavalayam, Kaluvanthondi, Karadikulam, Kilakudiyiruppu, Periyavalayam and Sengunthapuram.
Jayankondam assembly constituency is part of Chidambaram.
- "List of Post Offices for Pin Code 621802". Pin code. Retrieved 22 August 2011.
- "List of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies". Tamil Nadu. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2008-10-11.
- Jayankondam Municipality govt website
- JKMOnline.com - Information about Jayankondam
- Jayankondam Town information