Santhome Cathedral Chennai was originally built in the 16th century by the Portuguese explorers, and then rebuilt again with the status of a cathedral by the British in 1893.
Things to see and do in Tamil Nadu.
Founded by Madame Blavatsky and Col. Olott, the Theosophical Society is a worldwide organization whose primary objective is universal brotherhood for the benefit of humanity.
The state run Government Museum, located in Egmore, is spread over an area of 16 acres with 6 independent buildings. Out of the 46 galleries, the Bronze and the National Art Galleries are worth a visit.
Sri Ramakrishna Math Chennai was established by Swami Vivekananda’s disciple Swami Ramakrishnananda in 1897.
In 1897, when Swami Vivekananda visited Chennai after his return from the West, Iyengar hosted him at the Ice House where he delivered some of his most famous lectures.
Chennai being a port and the capital, is a large, bustling city segregated into different areas, each with its own little flavor.