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Albert Victor Bridge Across River Vaigai, Madurai

Crossing 100 years and still going strong! 🙂


Thirupparankundram Hill, Madurai

பரமனாகிய சிவனின் கோவில் அமைந்து பல்வேறு சங்க இலக்கியங்களில் பாடப்பெற்றதனால் இக்குன்று திருப்பரங்குன்றம் என பெயர் பெற்றது.

தொன்மையான வரலாறு உடைய இம்மலை அறுபடை வீடுகளுள் ஒன்றாக கருதப்படுகிறது..

இம்மலை உச்சியில் ஒரு தர்கா உள்ளது.

This hillock is a famous location near Madurai. It has aa Dargah of Hazrat Sultan Sikandhar Badusha at the top of the hill. There is a christian mission, Siva temple, and a Murugan temple at the foothills.. It’s one of the most visited locations around Madurai.

India Cements, Thalaiyuthu, Tirunelveli

A large scale cement factory located in Sankar nagar near Talayoothu in Tirunelveli.

This factory has a capacity of 1.55 million tonnes (P/a). This is now a part of the India cement network.

This factory was constructed in 1949 and is functioning until today.

Kenthi Flowers, Sirumalai

A bunch of beautiful flowers in Sirumalai. This place was very close to the place where I was birding. Birds and Flowers – Wonderful Sirumalai.

Gateway to Heaven

A pathway amidst the trees in a private estate in Sirumalai, Dindigul. The trees are peppered with pepper climbers..

God’s abode

Punnai Sri Srinivasa temple

Sri Punnai Srinivasa Perumal Temple

Sri Punnai Srinivasa Perumal Temple, Punnainagar, Vanathiruppathi, Thutthukkudi Dist.

A beautiful temple located in Punnai Nagar constructed by Mr.P.Rajagopal ,founder & M.D of Saravana Bhavan group of hotels in and ex India.

The temple is very beautifully built and is very close to the Therikkadu reserve forest. The nearest railway station is Kachanvilai.

The temple also has a Hotel Saravana Bhavan (HSB) in the temple premises. Good food guaranteed for some heavy wallets!