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Beaches

Tamil Nadu is known especially for its blue beaches and sunny skies. Some of south India's spectacular beaches More...


7DX Theatre

The 7DX Theatre located near Mahabalipuram bus stand screens India's first and only historical 7DX movie, Pallava Dynasty - A time travel.. More...


VGP Snow Kingdom

Hot. Humid. Summer, 12 months of the year! These are some of the words you may associate with Chennai. But VGP Snow Kingdom, a snow leisure family entertainment centre.. More...


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General Information

Area

14.90 Sq. Km.

Population

86,155 (as per 2011 - census)

Weather

Normal

Rain

22.64 mm (Average)

Dress

Cotton

Languages

Tamil and English

Lodges

Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation Hotel Tamil Nadu Thonithurai Road,
Tel : 22389

Lodges are available at rent ranging from Rs.50/- to 500/-


Places of Interest

Temples around Poompuhar

1. Thirusaikkadu (Sayavanam) :  It is situated 2 kms away from Poompuhar estuary. The temple is dedicated to Thiru Sayavaneswarar and Iraivi Kuyiliamman Nanmozhi Ammai. This is a Padal Petra Sthalam where the Nayanmars [saivaite Saints] had sung Hymns in praise of Lord Siva. Chola inscriptions are found in the temple.


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