Adyar http://chennai-in-focus.com/taxonomy/term/2 en Kotturpuram Adyar River http://chennai-in-focus.com/kotturpuram-adyar-river <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Kotturpuram Adyar River</span> <div id="flexslider-10" class="flexslider optionset-default imagestyle-flexslider-full"> <ul class="slides"> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Adyar-River-Kotturpuram-1.jpg?itok=q3vv3z3W" width="1000" height="750" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Adyar-River-Kotturpuram-2.jpg?itok=P9N6sCpC" width="1000" height="750" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Adyar-River-Kotturpuram-3.jpg?itok=KWe4JNcY" width="1000" height="750" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Adyar-River-Kotturpuram-4.jpg?itok=7CtL7phf" width="1000" height="750" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Adyar-River-Kotturpuram-5.jpg?itok=h5V35wLu" width="1000" height="750" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Adyar-River-Kotturpuram-6.jpg?itok=BJrj0cVE" width="1000" height="750" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Adyar-River-Kotturpuram-7.jpg?itok=C6cWhemp" width="1000" height="750" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Adyar-River-Kotturpuram-8.jpg?itok=9cPQtUmI" width="1000" height="750" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Adyar-River-Kotturpuram-9.jpg?itok=7P1UEgh6" width="1000" height="750" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Adyar-River-Kotturpuram-10.jpg?itok=f914W8nT" width="1000" height="750" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Adyar-River-Kotturpuram-11.jpg?itok=KinD8Ehp" width="1000" height="750" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Adyar-River-Kotturpuram-12.jpg?itok=HhxON4At" width="1000" height="750" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> <li> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/flexslider_full/public/2018-06/Adyar-River-Kotturpuram-bridge.jpg?itok=a6ThlACp" width="1000" height="750" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-flexslider-full" /> <div class="flex-caption"></div> </li> </ul> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 06/19/2018 - 11:57</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kotturpuram">Kotturpuram</a> (Tamil: கோட்டுர்புரம் ) is a locality in Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India. Located on the south bank of the Adyar River, it is easily identified on satellite maps, being situated on a prominent northward bend of the river. It consists mostly of residences and sports clubs. It has developed into a working class residential community since the 1980s. It is also the site of education and research hubs of the city, being adjacent to the Indian Institute of Technology - Madras(IIT),Patrician College of Arts and Science, KRMM college of arts and science, Anna University, MGR Medical University, Madras School of Economics, Cancer Institute and the renowned Guindy Children's Park. It also has India's largest hi-tech library to be inaugurated by Chief Minister M.Karunanithi at the site proposed for secretariat by Former CM Jayalalitha. Apollo Hospital has recently[when?] opened a new centre for excellence for women. Kottur has MRTS (Bridged Rail) services too.The Birla Planetarium, Chennai which is at Kotturpuram boasts of a modern fully computerized planetarium that is of special interest to students and public alike. Former President of India R.Venkatraman used to live in Kotturpuram. Minister Durai Murugan also stays here. Ace carnatic musicians (Late) Shri MS Subbulakshmi and {Late} Shri D.K. Pattammal have made the place proud. Former Indian cricket board chairman and SPIC founder AC Muthaiya lives here. It has Abirami-sivagami hall for marriage functions and MAC Spin Cricket foundation Next to it. It has the best badminton court which attracts film personalities like Ajith &amp; Shalini . This court is next to minister Durai murugan's house. Centuries old temples such as Perumal Koil(around 1000 Years) and Ponniamman Koil(around 400 Years) is situated in Kottur. There are plenty of schools in this area offering excellent education.The most recognized schools are A.M.M. school and Anna Gem . Some other schools are DAV Senior Secondary School, Unity Public School, Eurokids etc. Adyar, originating near the Chembarambakkam Lake in Chengalpattu district, is one of the two rivers which winds through Chennai (Madras), South India, and joins the Bay of Bengal at the Adyar Estuary. The 42 km long river contributes to the estuarine ecosystem of Chennai. Despite the high pollution levels, boating and fishing take place in this river. The river takes in surplus water from about 50 tanks and lakes, small streams and the rainwater drains in the city. Most of the waste from the city is drained into this river and the Cooum.</p></div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-field-map field--type-text-with-summary field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">Map</div> <div class="field__item"></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-external-link field--type-link field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">External Link</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adyar_River">Adyar (River)</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">Location</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/2" hreflang="en">Adyar</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-category field--type-entity-reference field--label-visually_hidden"> <div class="field__label visually-hidden">Category</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/330" hreflang="en">Nature</a></div> </div> </div> Tue, 19 Jun 2018 06:27:14 +0000 admin 8 at http://chennai-in-focus.com