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Madras Destination Guide

Explore Madras in India.

Madras in the region of Tamil Nādu with it's 4,328,063 inhabitants is a place in India - some 1,092 mi (or 1,757 km) South of New Delhi, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Madras in India

Current time in Madras is now 03:12 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kolkata" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Vepery, Sembiyam, Saint Thomas Mount, Puducherry, Pallavaram or Anna Nagar. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

35°C / 95 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 34°C / 93 °F
Evening Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 81%
Air Pressure 1021.8 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 27th of April 2017
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Scattered clouds Day: 31°C (87 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Friday, 28th of April 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 30°C (87 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Saturday, 29th of April 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, few clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 35°C (95 °F)
Night: 28°C (83 °F)


VBS 2012 Tamil Song - Chiku Buku Rail

01:54 min ( May 24, 2012 by edward raju)
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Sunshine Sunday School Royapuram Chennai. VBS - 2012 "Song Composed & Tuned Tamil Balar Suvisesham"

LHB 2007 (1 of 9): Crossing BBQ

01:49 min ( October 03, 2009 by venkata raaman)
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2007 builds up a good speed of 50 kmph through Basin Bridge Junction. We're on the Fast Line to Arakkonam. The loco is AJJ WAP1 in Sapthagiri Livery. July 2009

Useless Information - Apparat

04:13 min ( May 19, 2007 by Srinath Rs)
Views: 88,139 - Rating: 4.94713/5

Useless Information We usually travel with our destination in mind. We travel with hopes and expectations. We travel from one place to another. We travel with an end, and sometimes, without. But we al...

Indian traffic

00:17 min ( April 19, 2007 by fun4dan)
Views: 1,737 - Rating: 3/5

Chennai April 2007

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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Madras during the next days.


Workshop On Self Healing

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Workshop On Self Healing

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Akshaya Tritiya

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Aachi's Corporate Cricket League - Season 7

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Inner Goddess Conference

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The International Journal Of Soft Computing, Mathematics And Control (IJSCMC)

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TRIKA Summer Camp 2017

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International Journal Of Network Security & Its Applications (IJNSA)

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International Journal Of Chaos, Control, Modelling And Simulation (IJCCMS)

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Interesting facts about this location

Madras Medical College

The Madras Medical College is an educational institution located in Chennai, India. It was established on February 2, 1835. It is the oldest medical college in India, along with the Medical College Kolkata.

More reading: Madras Medical College homepage
Located at 13.09, 80.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1835, Hospitals in Chennai, Medical colleges in Tamil Nadu, Universities and colleges in Chennai

Southern Railway zone

The Southern Railway, headquartered at Chennai, Tamil Nadu, is one of the 17 zones of Indian Railways. It is the earliest of the 17 zones of the Indian Railways created in independent India. It was created on 14 April 1951 by merging three state railways, namely, the Madras and Southern Mahratta Railway, the South Indian Railway Company, and the Mysore State Railway. The South Indian Railway was originally created in the British colonial times as Great Southern India Railway Co.

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Located at 13.09, 80.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1951 establishments in India, Southern Railway Zone, Zones of Indian Railways

University of Madras

The University of Madras (informally known as Madras University) is a public state university located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. It is one of the three oldest universities in India. The university was incorporated on 5 September 1857 by an act of the Legislative Council of India. The university is situated in the southern city of Chennai. It is a collegiate university and has six campuses in the city Chepauk, Marina, Guindy, Taramani, Maduravoyal and Chetpet.

More reading: University of Madras homepage
Located at 13.09, 80.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Association of Commonwealth Universities, Educational institutions established in 1857, Universities in Chennai, University of Madras

Madras High Court

The Madras High Court is a senior court located at Chennai (Madras), in India. The court buildings, which are believed to be the second largest judicial complex in the world, are located near the beach, in one of the city's major business districts. The jurisdiction of the Madras High Court covers Tamil Nadu and Puducherry.

More reading: Madras High Court homepage
Located at 13.09, 80.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1862 establishments in India, Buildings and structures in Chennai, Courthouses, Madras High Court


Chennai Listen/tʃɨˈnaɪ/ is the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Located on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal, it is a major commercial, cultural, economic and educational center in South India. It is also known as the "Cultural Capital of South India" and was declared as the most liveable city in India by the Institute of Competitiveness on account of economic, social, security and medical conditions as parameters.

More reading: Chennai homepage
Located at 13.09, 80.28 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Chennai, Chennai railway division, Cities and towns in Tamil Nadu, Divisions of Indian Railways, Indian capital cities, Metropolitan cities in India, Populated coastal places in India, Port cities in India, Southern Railway Zone

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