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  • SRI MADURAI MEENAKSHI TEMPLE | 15-04-2021 TO 30-04-2021 | Madurai Chithirai Festival 2021 : Sri Meenakshi Sundareshwar Thiruvizha Schedule Dates - Thiru Kalyanam. April 15th - Chithrai Thiruvizha Kodiyetram (Flag hoisting) - Karpaga Vriksha , Simha Vahanam. April 16th - Bootha, Anna Vahanam. April 17th - Kailasa Parvadham, Kamadhenu Vahanam. April 18th - Thanga Pallakku. April 19th - Vedar Pari Leelai, Thanga Guthirai Vahanam. April 20th - Saiva Samaya Sthabitha Varalatru Leelai, Rishaba Vahanam. April 21st - Nantheekeshwarar, Yaali Vahanam. April 22nd - Sree Meenakshi Pattabhishekam, Velli Simhasana Ula. April 23rd - Sree Meenakshi Digvijayam, Indra Vimana Ula. April 24th - Sree Meenkashi Sundareshwar Thirukalyanam(Celestial Wedding),Yaanai Vahanam - Puspha Pallaku. April 25th - Thiru Ther - Therottam (Ratha Ustavam), Sapthavarna Chapram. April 26th - Theertham, Velli Virutchaba Seva April 27th - Sri Kallazhagar Vaigai Aatril Ezhuntharural - 1000 Ponsaprathudan, Night Saithyobacharam at Vandiyur. April 28th - Thirumalirunsolai Sri Kal Azhagar - Vandiyur Thenur Mandapam, Sesha Vahanam, Garuda Vahanam, Moksham For Manduga Maharishi, Dasavathara Katchi at Ramarayar Mandapam at Night. April 29th - Mohana Avatharam, Night Kallazhagar Thiru Kollam in Puspha Pallaku at Mysore Mandapam. April 30th - Sri Kal Azhagar Thirumalai Eluntharural.
  • SRI SEETHA RAMACHANDRA SWAMY TEMPLE | 17-04-2021 TO 27-04-2021 | Sri Rama Navami Brahmotsavams begins from 17th April and Concludes on 27th April, 2021. April 17th – Ankurarpanam April 18th – Garuda Patha Lekanam April 19th – Agni Pratistha, Dwajarohanam April 20th – Chathuhsthaanarchana, Edurukolu April 21st – Sri Rama Navami Kalyanam, Sri Rama Deeksha Prarambham April 22nd – Maha Pattabhishekam April 23rd – Sadasyam, Hamsa Vahana Seva April 24th – Theppotsavam, Chorotsavam, Aswa Vahana Seva April 25th – Unjal Ustavam, Simha Vahana Seva April 26th – Vasantotsavam, Havanam, Gaja Vahana Seva April 27th – Chakrateertham, Poornahuthi
  • KODANDA RAMA SWAMY TEMPLE | 21-04-2021 TO 29-04-2021 | Vontimitta Sri Kodanda Rama Swamy temple brahmotsavams will start from April 21st and ends on 29th April. April 20th - Ankurarpanam. April 21st – Dwajarohanam, Sesha vahanam. April 22nd – Venugana Alamkaram, Hamsa Vahanam. April 23rd – Vatapatrasai Alamakaram, Simha Vahanam. April 24th – Navaneetha Krishna Alamkaram, Hanumantha Vahanam. April 25th – Mohini Alamkaram, Garuda seva. April 26th – Shivadhanurbanga Alamkaram, Sri Sitaramula kalyanam (8pm) April 27th – Rathotsavam. April 28th – Kaliyamardana Alamkaram, Aswa Vahanam. April 29th – Chakra snanam, Dwajavarohanam. April 30th – Puspha Yagam.

FORT GELDRIA

Pulicat, Tamilnadu, India

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Dutch East India Company built this fort in 1613. Its remains can be found in the seashore town of Pulicat. Before Dutch entered here, Pulicat was the trading post of Portuguese. After building the fort, they turned it into the capital of Dutch Coromandel. Today only a Dutch Cemetery survives in the fort.

Suggested time duration

2 Hours

Crowded Period

Weekend

Best Season To Visit

March to September

Do's & Dont's

  • Do not enter restricted zone, which is meant for your safety.
  • Avoid touching & scratching the walls & surfaces of the monument as these are heritage sites and need special care.
  • Visitors are requested not to make noise inside the monument.

Architecture

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Timings

Day Start Time End Time Adult Entry Fee Child Entry Fee
All Days
09:00 AM 06:00 PM Free Free

Transport Connections

Name Distance Contact Number
Chennai Omni Bus Stand
47.4 KM 79082135595
Ponneri Railway Station
20 KM 044-27972350
Chennai International Airport
60.2 KM 044-2256 1122

What to Carry

Carry Water Bottle & Snacks

Suitable For

Adults Elderly Children

Facilities

Toilets Restaurants First Aid

Parking

Parking is Available for 10 Cars

Nearest Town

Town Name Distance
Thirupalaivanam 8.4 KM

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FORT GELDRIA

Fort Geldria, State Highway 104, Pulicat, Tamil Nadu, India

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