Food Serving Style of Chettinad

Chettinad is a rare tourist attraction where people go in order to experience the culture, the architectural beauty and the cuisine of the place rather than to enjoy the gifts the nature has bestowed upon it. Chettinad is, historically, a place that is not blessed with abundant natural beauty but is incredibly blessed being the… Read more »

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International Influence of Chettinad Architecture

Chettinad is the land of the Chettiars, a community of merchants, businessmen and traders and is located away from the busy hustle bustles of the cities on the Southern side of Tamil Nadu. Chettinad is a rather different sort of tourist spot that sports fewer natural elements but more cultural, artistical and architectural elements that… Read more »

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Shopping in Karaikudi

Holidaying is not just a time to explore the places, meet new people, understand new culture and unwind oneself, it is also about going on a shopping spree; buying things that you may never come across again. Not all places you visit offer such luxury for the shopaholics; however, Chettinad is one such place. To… Read more »

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Koviloor Aadheenam

Famous for the scintillating cuisine, affluent cultural heritage, splendorous temples and plenteous architectural marvels, Chettinad of Southern Tamil Nadu is a uniquely exceptional place to spend a holiday with your loved ones. Chettinad used to be the home to the Chettiar community who was great businessmen and traders that travelled across the country and the… Read more »

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Sevvai Perum Thiruvizha of Chettinad

The home turf of the business community of Chettiars, Chettinad is a village town in the Sivaganga District of Southern Tamil Nadu and is famous for the grand mansions that adorn diverse architectural styles, unique and colorful culture and heritage, arid streets and its insatiable affinity towards craft and art. Along with all these, the… Read more »

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Village and Countryside of Chettinad

In all its history and splendor, Chettinad is a quintessential South Indian village located snugly between the cities of Madurai and Trichy. Being the ancestral city of Nattukottai Chettiars, who were a respectable community of bankers and traders, Chettinad has all the charm and rustic feel of a city that stays comfortably away from the… Read more »

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Weaver’s Colony Karaikudi

Chettinad is one of those rare places that attract people not for its natural beauty but for the culture, the architecture and the food that the place offers. Traditionally the home land of the Nattukottai Chettiars, Chettinad will never disappoint you; the colorful and vibrant culture, the magnificent mansions and the pot-and-pan adventure will all… Read more »

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Villages of Chettinad

Rustic mansions and dust-clad intersections are what greet tourists when they first encounter Chettinad. And, if you think Chettinad is only as good as the first impression, prepare to surprise yourself over and over again. Chettinad is the home to a once-affluent business community that lived quiet harmoniously between two buzzing cities of Tamil Nadu;… Read more »

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Food Culture of Chettinad

Celebrated across the country, Tamil Nadu boasts of a vibrant variety of delicacies that simmer in its kitchens. Ranging from simple pappads, upmas and pachadis to mouth-watering dosas, idlis, uthapams and spicy curries, their cuisine is unforgettable.And when you progress a little into its hinterlands and get to sample the dishes from their Chettinad region,… Read more »

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Legacy of Athangudi Tiles

Athangudi is a small rustic village located in the Sivaganga district of Tamil Nadu state. It has a population of about 2,000 people and is famous for its tiles, woodwork and Chettinad food. Most of the families living here are involved in this trade which is famous for their use of eco-friendly materials and minimal… Read more »

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