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Velachery is a residential area in South Chennai, a metropolitan city in Tamil Nadu, India. [1]

68 relations: Adambakkam, Adyar, Chennai, Alandur, Anna Salai, Auto rickshaw, Brahmadeya, Chennai, Chennai Beach railway station, Chennai International Airport, Chennai Mass Rapid Transit System, Chennai Monorail, Chola dynasty, Dandeeswarar Temple, Electric multiple unit, Epigraphy, Gandaraditya, Greater Chennai Corporation, Guindy, Guindy National Park, India, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Indian Railways, Indian Standard Time, Inner Ring Road, Chennai, ITC Grand Chola Hotel, Jerusalem College of Engineering, Chennai, Legislative assembly, List of districts in India, Lok Sabha, M. Karunanidhi, Madipakkam, Mambalam, Medavakkam, Meenambakkam, Metropolitan Transport Corporation (Chennai), Mylapore, Pallava dynasty, Pallikaranai, Pallikaranai wetland, Parantaka I, Park Hyatt Chennai, Perungudi, Postal Index Number, R. Velu, Raja Raja Chola I, Rajendra Chola I, South Arcot, South Asian Games, St. Thomas Mount, States and union territories of India, ..., Tambaram, Tamil language, Tamil Nadu, Tamilakam, Tata Consultancy Services, Taxicab, Tharamani, The Hindu, Thiruvanmiyur, Tiruvottiyur, Vandalur, Vedas, Velachery Lake, Velachery railway station, Vijayanagara Empire, Westin Chennai, World Bank, 5 ft 6 in gauge railway. Expand index (18 more) »

Adambakkam

Adambakkam is a neighbourhood of Chennai, a city located on the east coast of South India.

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Adyar, Chennai

Adyar or Adayar is a large neighbourhood in south Chennai (formerly Madras), Tamil Nadu, India.

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Alandur

Alandur is a zone of Chennai corporation, and an urban node in Chennai district in Guindy taluk in the state of Tamil Nadu, India.

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Anna Salai

Anna Salai, formerly known as St.

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Auto rickshaw

An auto rickshaw is a motorized development of the traditional pulled rickshaw or cycle rickshaw.

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Brahmadeya

Brahmadeya (given to Brahmin) was tax free land gift either in form of single plot or whole villages donated to Brahmans in the early medieval India.

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Chennai

Chennai (formerly known as Madras or) is the capital of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

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Chennai Beach railway station

Chennai Beach (formerly known as Madras Beach), is a railway terminus of the Southern Railway Network in Parry's Corner, Chennai, India.

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Chennai International Airport

Chennai International Airport is an international airport serving the city of Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India and its metropolitan area.

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Chennai Mass Rapid Transit System

The Chennai Mass Rapid Transit System, a state-owned subsidiary of Indian Railways, is a metropolitan elevated railway line operated by Southern Railways.

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Chennai Monorail

Chennai Monorail is a rail-based transit system for the Indian city of Chennai.

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Chola dynasty

The Chola dynasty was one of the longest-ruling dynasties in the history of southern India.

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Dandeeswarar Temple

Dandeeswarar Temple (Shri Dandeeswarar Temple) is a Shiva temple situated in Velachery, a suburb of Chennai.

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Electric multiple unit

An electric multiple unit or EMU is a multiple-unit train consisting of self-propelled carriages, using electricity as the motive power.

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Epigraphy

Epigraphy (ἐπιγραφή, "inscription") is the study of inscriptions or epigraphs as writing; it is the science of identifying graphemes, clarifying their meanings, classifying their uses according to dates and cultural contexts, and drawing conclusions about the writing and the writers.

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Gandaraditya

Gandaraditha Chola (கண்டராதித்ய சோழன்) succeeded his father Parantaka I and became the Chola king c. 955 CE.

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Greater Chennai Corporation

The Chennai Municipal Corporation (officially the Greater Chennai Corporation), formerly known as the Corporation of Madras, is the civic body that governs the city of Chennai (formerly Madras), India.

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Guindy

Guindy is one of the important neighborhoods of Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India.

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Guindy National Park

Guindy National Park is a Protected area of Tamil Nadu, located in Chennai, South India, is the 8th smallest National Park of India and one of the very few national parks situated inside a city.

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India

India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.

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Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Indian Institute of Technology Madras is a public engineering institute located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

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Indian Railways

Indian Railways (IR) is India's national railway system operated by the Ministry of Railways.

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Indian Standard Time

Indian Standard Time (IST) is the time observed throughout India, with a time offset of UTC+05:30.

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Inner Ring Road, Chennai

The Inner Ring Road (IRR) also known as Jawaharlal Nehru Salai or 100 Feet road or State Highway 2 is a major transportation corridor encircling the city of Chennai.

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ITC Grand Chola Hotel

The ITC Grand Chola is a luxury hotel in Chennai, India.

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Jerusalem College of Engineering, Chennai

Jerusalem College of Engineering, Chennai, India was established in the year 1995.

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Legislative assembly

Legislative assembly is the name given in some countries to either a legislature, or to one of its branch.

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List of districts in India

A district (zilā) is an administrative division of an Indian state or territory.

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Lok Sabha

The Lok Sabha (House of the People) is the lower house of India's bicameral Parliament, with the upper house being the Rajya Sabha.

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M. Karunanidhi

Muthuvel Karunanidhi (born as Daksinamoorthy on 3 June 1924) is an Indian politician and the 3rd Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.

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Madipakkam

Madipakkam is a residential locality in South of Chennai.

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Mambalam

West Mambalam is a residential and commercial area in the heart of Chennai (Madras), India.

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Medavakkam

Medavakkam is a residential locality in the south of Chennai Metropolitan city which is adjacent to the neighbourhood of Sholinganallur, Madipakkam, Selaiyur, Keelkattalai, Velachery and Tambaram and it is center place to the developing suburbs like Ponmar, Ottiyambakkam and Sithalapakkam.

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Meenambakkam

Meenambakkam is a district neighboring the Chennai district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

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Metropolitan Transport Corporation (Chennai)

The Metropolitan Transport Corporation (formerly known as Pallavan Transport Corporation) sometimes known as the MTC, is the agency that operates the public bus service in Chennai, India.

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Mylapore

Mylapore is a cultural hub and neighborhood in the southern part of the city of Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu, India.

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Pallava dynasty

The Pallava dynasty was a South Indian dynasty that existed from 275 CE to 897 CE, ruling a portion of southern India.

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Pallikaranai

Pallikaranai is a neighborhood and a fast-growing residential area in South Chennai, a metropolitan city in Tamil Nadu, India.

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Pallikaranai wetland

Pallikaranai wetland is a freshwater marsh in the city of Chennai, India.

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Parantaka I

Parantaka Chola I (முதலாம் பராந்தக சோழன்) (907–955) ruled the Chola kingdom in southern India for forty-eight years, annexing Pandya.

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Park Hyatt Chennai

Park Hyatt Chennai is a five-star luxury hotel located at Guindy, Chennai, India that opened in 2012.

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Perungudi

Perungudi is a city in the Chennai district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

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Postal Index Number

A Postal Index Number or PIN or PIN code is a code in the post office numbering or post code system used by India Post, the Indian postal administration.

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R. Velu

Rangasamy Velu (born 26 July 1940), is an Indian politician of the Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) party.

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Raja Raja Chola I

Raja Raja Cholan I (or Rajaraja Cholan I) born as Arul Mozhi Varman known as Raja Raja Cholan was a Chola Emperor from present day South India who ruled over the Chola kingdom of Ancient Tamilnadu (parts of southern India), parts of northern India, two third's of Sri Lankan territory (Eezham), Maldives and parts of East Asia, between 985 and 1014 CE.

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Rajendra Chola I

Rajendra Chola I or Rajendra I was a Chola emperor of India who succeeded his father Rajaraja Chola I to the throne in 1014 CE.

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South Arcot

South Arcot is a former district of India, located in the state of Tamil Nadu.

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South Asian Games

The South Asian Games (SAF Games, SAG, or SA games, & formerly known as South Asian Federation Games) are a biennial multi-sport event held among the athletes from South Asia.

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St. Thomas Mount

St.

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States and union territories of India

India is a federal union comprising 29 states and 7 union territories, for a total of 36 entities.

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Tambaram

Tambaram is a residential locality in Chennai Metropolitan City lies to the Southern part of Chennai in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

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Tamil language

Tamil (தமிழ்) is a Dravidian language predominantly spoken by the Tamil people of India and Sri Lanka, and by the Tamil diaspora, Sri Lankan Moors, Burghers, Douglas, and Chindians.

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Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu (• tamiḻ nāḍu ? literally 'The Land of Tamils' or 'Tamil Country') is one of the 29 states of India.

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Tamilakam

Tamilakam refers to the geographical region inhabited by the ancient Tamil people.

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Tata Consultancy Services

Tata Consultancy Services Limited (TCS) is an Indian multinational information technology (IT) service, consulting and business solutions company headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra.

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Taxicab

A taxicab, also known as a taxi or a cab, is a type of vehicle for hire with a driver, used by a single passenger or small group of passengers, often for a non-shared ride.

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Tharamani

Tharamani is an area in the south Indian city of Chennai.

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The Hindu

The Hindu is an Indian daily newspaper, headquartered at Chennai.

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Thiruvanmiyur

Thiruvanmiyur is a largely residential neighborhood in the south of Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

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Tiruvottiyur

Tiruvottiyur (Thiruvottriyur or TVT) is a neighbourhood in North Chennai administered by the Greater Chennai Corporation.

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Vandalur

Vandalur is a census town and residential locality in Southern part of the metropolitan city of Chennai in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

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Vedas

The Vedas are ancient Sanskrit texts of Hinduism. Above: A page from the ''Atharvaveda''. The Vedas (Sanskrit: वेद, "knowledge") are a large body of knowledge texts originating in the ancient Indian subcontinent.

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Velachery Lake

Velachery aeri (வேளச்சேரி ஏரி), or Velachery lake, is one of the lakes inside Chennai, in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, with a good stock of water all through the year.

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Velachery railway station

The Velachery MRTS Station is a ground level station on the Chennai MRTS railway line in Chennai.

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Vijayanagara Empire

The Vijayanagara Empire (also called Karnata Empire, and the Kingdom of Bisnegar by the Portuguese) was based in the Deccan Plateau region in South India.

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Westin Chennai

Westin Chennai is a 10-storied five-star hotel in Chennai, India.

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World Bank

The World Bank (Banque mondiale) is an international financial institution that provides loans to countries of the world for capital projects.

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5 ft 6 in gauge railway

is the size of a broad track gauge commonly used in India, Pakistan, western Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Argentina, Chile, and on the BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Velachery

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