The South Indian State of Tamil Nadu is blessed with best of the exotic charms. ‘Exotic Tamil Nadu’ introduces you these charms. Tamil Nadu is famous for its temples. ‘Tamil Nadu Temples’ carries the brief information about the historical and architectural distinctions in general about these temples. ‘Tamil Nadu Temple Tour’ provides you with the first hand information about each of the temples we shall visit during the Tour.
Chennai is the largest city in Tamil Nadu and is located on the southeastern coast of India. The city was formerly known as Madras and was established by the British. They developed it into a significant urban center and naval base. Around 20th century, Chennai became an important administrative headquarter and the capital of Madras Presidency. It has been endowed with the rich heritage of art and culture.
It is for this reason that Chennai is also called as the 'Gateway to South India'. The city been blessed with the wealth of arts and literature. It is famous for its various cultural events, showcasing the performing arts such as Dance, Music and Drama at its best. Tamil literature is very rich in content and preaches ancient morals and values. Many Tamil films have won acclaim in the international film festivals and have brought fame to India.
Today, the city has gone through a tremendous change and is developing rapidly. There are a number of industries here such as automobile, technology, hardware manufacturing, and healthcare industries. The Automobile industry in Madras is one of the leading industries in the country. It is also the second largest exporter of Information Technology, after Bangalore. Apart from this, the city is a leading player in the fields of education and sports. There are a number of reputed educational institutions and stadiums here which mark the significance of the two in Chennai.