Chennai formerly known as Madras is the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. This metropolis is often called the cultural capital of India for its deep-rooted traditions and long heritage. The city is the gateway to the rest of South India.
What is the gate way of a South India temple known?
Gopura, also spelled gopuram, in south Indian architecture, the entrance gateway to a Hindu temple enclosure.
Which city is known as Manchester of South India?
Coimbatore is called the “Manchester of South India” due to its extensive textile industry, fed by the surrounding cotton fields.
Who are the Tamil gods?
- Natrajar of Chidambaram.
- Some Siddhars.
- Powers of siddhars.
What are the 37 districts in Tamilnadu?
Districts of Tamil Nadu
Who named Tamil Nadu?
On 26 January 1950, it was formed as Madras State by the Government of India. As a result of the 1956 States Reorganisation Act, the state’s boundaries were re-organized following linguistic lines. The state was finally renamed Tamil Nadu on 14 January 1969 by C.N. Annadurai, Chief Minister.