Situated in the famous Erode district of Tamil Nadu, Bhavani is the second largest municipal town in the entire district. It is considered by the locals as a very auspicious place as it is being situated on the confluence of Bhavani and Kaveri rivers. The place has a population of more than fifty thousand people. The town is basically a peninsular island and is located on the northern side of the Erode town. There are many who refer the place as the Triveni Sangam of the south. The town is very famous for the Samganeswarar temple ,and it is being dedicated to Lord Shiva.
Vedagiri, Tiruchenagode, Mangalagiri, Sankagir and Padmagiri surround the entire area. It is the carpet industry for which the town is also very famous in the state. The carpets in the town have a national acclamation and the people of the state call it as the carpet city.