SIVAGANGA, a town of India, in the Madura district of Madras, 25 m. E. of Madura. Pop. (1901) 9097. It contains the residence of a zamindar, whose estate covers an area of 1680 sq. m. and pays a permanent land revenue of 20,000. The succession has been the subject of prolonged litigation.
Note - this article incorporates content from Encyclopaedia Britannica, Eleventh Edition, (1910-1911)