It’s very rare to find a temple for Buddha in Chennai, the gateway of South India. You can even find Jain temples, but not Buddhist temples, as the Buddhist population in Chennai is almost nil. However, there is a Buddhist temple in Chennai. This article explores about that temple.
Chennai auto scene has a new address to flaunt about a designer car showroom in Egmore. A joint venture between Dilip Chhabria Design Pvt.Ltd and Lalitha Motors Pvt.Ltd (part of Lalitha Jewellery group), saw the opening up of a DC Design outlet in Chennai on March 11, 2012.
This is not just a collaboration aimed at profits but a result of my passion for vehicles. Lalitha Group’s customer-centric approach alongwith a rich experience in retail and DC Design’s superior designs skills will indeed be a formidable combination” said Mr.Kiran Kumar of Lalitha Jewellery.
Southern Railway has opened two additional information centres and helplines at Chennai Central and Chennai Egmore junctions to provide details about delays in train services owing to Cyclone Thane.
Passengers can get information at 044-2819216 for Egmore and 044-25353798 and 25330710 for Chennai Central, according to an official release.
Trains running on the Chennai Central–Gudur and Chennai Egmore–Villupuram-Cuddalore-Mayiladuthurai routes in both directions are likely to be regulated or diverted.
Kalim is the owner of Flower Drum restaurant at Prince Plaza. He says “We are totally vegetarian. We even import special vegetarian sauces.” Kalim is probably this careful because he turned vegetarian himself about three years ago. “At first, I had nothing to eat,” he laughs. And a good thing too. Because it forced him to conquer formidable odds to start Flower Drum, Chennai’s first fine dining vegetarian Chinese restaurant.
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The Metropolitan Transport Corporation on Tuesday launched air-conditioned mini bus services from Chennai Airport to Egmore Railway station and Anna Nagar West. Two shuttle services each on both the routes will ply from morning till midnight.