Sivakasi is an industrial town in Virudhunagar District in the Indian State of Tamil Nadu. Sivakasi is famous for Fireworks, Matchworks and Printing Presses. Sivakasi is popularly be called as "Kutty Japan".
Sivakasi is located at 9.45°N 77.82°E. It has an average elevation of 101 metres (331 feet). Sivakasi experiences dry and pretty hot weather throughout the year. The town gets scanty rainfall during the monsoon.
The major spoken language in Sivakasi is Tamil, Telugu, English, Hindi and Malayalam.