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  • Chettinad cuisine – Kara Kuzhambu

    The Chettinad way of life revolves around really spicy and fragrant foods that arouse the senses like no other cuisine can! This quaint little town is located about 85km away from the temple city of Madurai in Tamil Nadu. It’s easily accessible by both road and rail while the nearest airports are in Madurai and Trichy. A spicy tamarind dish, Kara Kuzhambu is an everyday lunch dish in Tamil Nadu that is served as an accompaniment to steaming rice. This recipe can be easily adapted to the vegetables available at home or even to non-veg sometimes! With the hurry-burry modern lifestyle of nuc...

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  • Kundrakudi Murugan Temple- stuff of legends!

    Madurai is known as the temple town of Tamil Nadu; it’s the place to visit for those who are history and ancient culture buffs. The ancient sculptures, beautiful architecture as well as the entrancing legends that go along with the temple history are a great way of learning about civilization as well as the oldest religion of the world – Hinduism. The Kundrakudi Murugan temple, also known as the Shanmughanathar temple, sits atop a hill in the village of Kundrakudi near the city of Madurai, India. The easiest way to access it is by road after reaching Madurai either by road, rail or air. ...

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