Madras day

Madras Day: Journey from Madras to Chennai on city's 380th birthday

As Chennai turns 380, here's a look at how iconic buildings in the city have changed over the years.

published on : 22nd August 2018

Happy Birthday Madras: Here are nine iconic landmarks in Namma Chennai

Madras Day is celebrated on August 22 every year. This whole idea was conceptualized in 2004 during a meeting of Chennai Heritage foundation when a Chennai-based Journalist Vincent D'souza suggested this to historian S. Muthiah.

published on : 22nd August 2017

Madras Day: Paying tribute to the personalities who made Madras popular

Madras Day is a festival organized to commemorate the purchase of the village of Madraspatnam or Chennapatnam by East India Company.

published on : 22nd August 2017