Valampuri Vinayagar Temple in Chennai attracts businessmen

In the temple town of Mylapore, there are numerous temples and idols that are centuries-old. Sri Valampuri Vinayagar Temple is one such place of worship, with its idol dating back to several centuries. Located at Arundel Street, it is a very small temple with only one sanctum for Lord Vinayaga. Continue Reading

Art of pot making is dwindling, says 70-year-old pot seller

After the age of 60, when it is common that most prefer to stay at home and enjoy spending time with their grandchildren, meet Kousalya, who preferred to sell pots at the age of 70 and has now set up a shop in the neighbourhood. Continue Reading

Pettai Rappers hold road running event in city

On 5 May (Sunday) Pettai Rappers, one of the Chapters of Chennai Runners, a running group, organised a 5 km road running event called the ‘Pettai 5000- Chennai’s Hottest 5 km’ which was a non-competitive fun running event aimed at encouraging the neighborhood community to take up running as a healthy physical activity. Continue Reading

Mylapore resident’s green initiatives attract Corpn officials

H Lakshman Rao, a resident of Krishnapuri, R A Puram, Mylapore is a veteran of following green initiatives in his house and recently his way of sustainable living made the Greater Chennai Corporation’s health and education officer, T G Srinivvasan to visit him. Continue Reading