Kanji, Tamil Nadu

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Village Panchayat
Kanji is located in Tamil Nadu
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 12°22′55″N 78°57′50″E / 12.382°N 78.964°E / 12.382; 78.964Coordinates: 12°22′55″N 78°57′50″E / 12.382°N 78.964°E / 12.382; 78.964
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Tiruvanamalai
Elevation 121 m (397 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 8,084
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Kanji alias Kanchi is a panchayat town in Chengam taluk in Tiruvanamalai district, Tamil Nadu, India. Its population in the 2001 census was 8,084. It is located 23 km away from north-west of the temple town of Tiruvannaamalai, at an elevation of 121m above sea level. Some of the business units and small scale industries in kanchi are rice mills, garment manufacturing, shoe company and hand-looms. It has a temple devoted to Lord Murugan.

Educational Institutions[edit]

School: st.antony matric school, Good heart pri&nur school, Kamalambal pri&nur school, Govt boys hr.sec school, Govt girls hr.sec school, Govt elimentry school.

College : Annai terasa Nursery training college, Vivekanandha art school.

a craft centre and Shanthi Lumin children's home are supported by foreign charities including the British charity The Kanji Project.

Medical and hospitals:

Nalam Hospital, Lions hospital, Annai terasa hospital,

Medical Rajugandhi medical, Giri medical, Shankar medical, Katheravan Medical

And more dress shop and other shops are there in kanji it is the village which is having all facilities like school, petrol bunks, travels, bus stand, shops, hotels, stationary, colleges, marriage halls, rice mills, shoe company, trusts, lions club, etc...

Marriage halls:

Sri jayaram marriage hall, Avm hall, D.Ramasamy Sagunithala hall, Om shakthi hall, Anr hall, Krishnamoorthi hall, Murugan temple small and big marriage halls, Karaikandheeswarar temple hall etc,...

It is the developed.., And all the neighbor villages are wants contact for daily live utilities.. It is big village around the surroundings..

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