Our Tumkur is an historical place. It is also called as Kalpataru nadu.It has so many places to see here.some famous places are Devarayana durga,Namachelume, Siddaganga mutt,Basadi beta,Hanuman temple,...etc it is know for growing coconut trees.it is an educational centre.Tumkur is an administrative district in the state of Karnataka. according to 2011 census Tumkur district has a population of 2,678,980.the district ranked fourth place in terms of population in Karnataka. it is second largest district in Karnataka. its sex ratio is 948 females for every 1000 males. Tumkur district has 10 taluks . it is safe place in Karnataka. we are very to born in Tumkuru. Tumkur is safe place in Karnataka . it has planned for smart city the process is going on. we are waiting to see the Tumkur smart city. it has planned for gas lines,water lines current under the ground. Tumkur is also known for industries.so it is known as SHAIKSHANIKA NAGARI . Tumkur has been accorded the status of a city corportion Tumkur hosts Indias first mega food park . a project of the ministry of foodprocessing.the india food park was inauguratedby our prime minister NARENDRA MODI in september 2014. the name TUMKUR came from tumbe ooru. because of the abundance of tumbe huuva. a kind flower or tamate ooru. because of the musical percussion instument that might have been used most her. the indian central government approved the request to officially rename the Tumkur and 12 other cities in October 2014. the city officially became TUMAKURU. it is famous for SIDDAGANGA MUTT where we have walking god known as Shivakumara swamiji .who gave education for more than 8000 students . here hilly areas are beautiful to see in the morning. the side seeing places are awesome. NAMACHILUME is filled with soo many deer and monkeys . In few years it will be a developed smart city .we are very thankful to the Government because it planned for smart city. it will be a nice place for tourists to see. the educational facilities in Tumkur is awesome. the SRI SIDDARTHA INSTITUTIONAL TECHNOLOGY,SIDDAGANGA INSTITUTIONAL TECHNOLOGY ..... are famous colleges these college campus are also beautiful to see. totally tumkur is very beautiful district .the facilities in Tumkur awesome .