Chennai joins UCCN list

November 15, 2017 0

The Creative Cities Network is a privileged partner of UNESCO, not only as a platform for reflection on the role of creativity as a lever…

Dare house

August 31, 2017 0

Parry's, officially EID Parry (India) Ltd., from 1976, dates to Thomas Parry's arrival in Madras in 1788 and registered as a Free Merchant. Several partnerships…

May Day Park

August 31, 2017 0

On 28 January 1869, a resolution was passed by the Madras municipality proposing the creation of a park at the site of the stables of…

Chennai Metro Rail

August 31, 2017 0

Being the 4th largest city in India with the population of the metropolitan area being about 8 million and vehicular population around 26Lakhs, till date…

Greater Chennai

August 31, 2017 0

Madrasapattinam or Chennapattinam were the name of old Madras. What was once a small port and trading centre has now become a residential, commercial, industrial…

Ezhilagam

August 31, 2017 0

A fine example of Indo-Saracenic architecture, Khalsa Mahal was one of the two structures that formed the core of the palace, which was taken over…

Churches of Royapuram

August 31, 2017 0

Royapuram was `The town of Peter', deriving its name from the Tamil for Peter, `Rayappar' that has a beautiful church known as St. Peter's Church…

Napier bridge

August 31, 2017 0

The Napier bridge is named after Baron Napier of Magdala, who was Governor of Madras Presidency, built the iron bridge across River Cooum in 1869.…

Hotel Dasaprakash

August 31, 2017 0

The Story of Shri K. Seetharama Rao is vitally linked with the life and spirit divine of his illustrious father, Bhakta Shri Govinda Dasa. The…

Victory War Memorial

August 31, 2017 0

The Victory War Memorial earlier known as Cupid’s bow is located to the south of Fort St. George and marks the beginning of the 13-km-long…