Thursday, May 4, 2017

Welcome to Chennai City ...

The Chennai City


History - TheChennaiCity.inChennai (சென்னை) formerly known as Madras or Madarasapatinam, is the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, located on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal.

Long the site of earlier coastal settlements, Madras was founded in 1639 when the British East India Company.

Chennai is spread over an area of 174 square kilometers and is listed as 36th largest metropolitan area in the world.


Language - Tamil is the official language in Chennai, and also the first language of most locals. However, knowledge of English is sufficient for the average visitor to the city.

English education is widespread in Chennai, thanks to an excellent network of schools throughout the city.

All educated people in Chennai can speak fluent English while almost everybody will understand simple English and can speak a few words.

All important signboards are in English. All transactions with commercial establishments are typically in English.

Train Timings

Train Timings - Chennai has two main long-distance train stations, Chennai Central and Chennai Egmore.

Central has daily trains from/to Bengaluru, Mumbai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Hyderabad , Kolkata and virtually all other major Indian cities.Egmore has trains which cover all the places in Tamil Nadu and also a few important places outside it.

Many long distance trains to Egmore stop at Tambaram and some trains to Central stop at Perambur. These are two railway stations which serve the suburban areas of Chennai.

Reach Chennai

Reach Chennai - Chennai is one of the four metropolitan cities of India and therefore has a strong transport network. This solves your query of how to reach Chennai.

It has a good network of roads and railways, which will take you to the largest city of Tamil Nadu. Moreover, the city is effectively connected with a wide network of airlines.

There are both national as well as international flights operating to and from Chennai.

Best Time to Visit

Best Time to Visit - Chennai lies in the tropical zone of climate. As a result, it mostly experiences hot and humid weather.

However, it receives ample rainfall and therefore has a pleasant climate throughout the year.

The best time to visit Madras city is from November to February i.e. during the winter months.

During this time, the weather is very enjoyable for the tourists as well as the residents. It even receives rain during the winters, which is very pleasurable for a trip.

Bus Routes

Bus Routes - Chennai has one of Asia's largest bus stations, CMBT. Seven different state owned corporations drive buses to and from various destinations within South India.

There are hourly buses for places like Tirupati, Pondicherry, Coimbatore. You will get the option of A/C or Non-A/C coaches for cities like Bangalore, Trivandrum, Hyderabad.

All buses terminate near Koyambedu but there are different stands for state owned, and private buses (Omni bus terminus).

Both these terminus are near each other.

Helpline Numbers

  Police - 100
Fire - 101
Ambulance - 102/1066
Child Help Line - 1098
Eye Bank - 1919
Women Helpline - 1091
Old Age People Help Line - 1253

Sunday, November 15, 2015

Rain water Taramani Chennai

Sunday 15th Nov 2015

From morning it's been raining and it's got worse after 2pm.

Now 4:12 in my watch and it completely flooded in Taramani Chennai .

I think it's going to be very serious if the rain continues like this.

To those I.T people in home and planning to come to Omr . Better be in home.

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Ajaya Stadium Avadi

Just chilling and relaxing here sitting here in the pavilion. I can see all children playing. Teens practicing.

Ajaya Stadium is a government stadium and maintained by HVF . Only authorised and government employees are allowed to come here and practices.

It equipped with 1200 meter track and it's center a football ground. It also have hall and a small gym attached to it .

Ayaya Stadium is 2km from Avadi Railway station. Entry at  Ambedkar junction.

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Central Dazzles in Blue

It very beautiful to see chennai central station dazzling in blue light. I have no clue why they have decorated lie this ...may because if children's day probably. Any look awesome . Is't guys .

Monday, November 11, 2013

Caught in camera .

Its ridiculous to see a man  sleeping under the tree. At first site its looks normal but then something caught my site that was pigs nearby. I wonder why a man would sleep in that kind of place.

I wanted to take a photo but I was ashamed to take since there were lots of pedestrian but determined too ..finally road seems to be clear immediately took my camera and took a photo  

He seems to be drunk

Monday, September 23, 2013

It time strike . Local train delayed

I am on my way to office in Thruvamuir . I took a train and it been like 30 mints train have been stopped here in rayapuram. It so Deactivating, I feel very very bad still in this new generation we are not able solve this kind of problem. The main purpose of train is to reach earlier, but its just opposite in india. If I would have walked I would have reached beach station. Very bad very bad ....I am going to get scolding from my boss only because of this government ....

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Terry fox run event started aug 25

And it all set . Lots of young people are participating ..good atmosphere... initially where the run is going to happen later found its inside the iit campus .