India has one of the most richest and vivid history and heritage. It is the 7th largest country in the world, in terms of area and is located in South Asia. India has the largest democracy in the world and is home to ancient Indus Valley civilization. It is a land of unparalleled beauty ranging from snow-capped mountains to hot deserts. It is endowed with a variety of landscapes, natural features and weather conditions and moments of magic await the explorer in every state, in every corner. There exists a multi-cultural, multi-ethnic and multi-religious society, celebrating holidays and festivals of various religions.
Enchanting Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu, India's southernmost state, has a long tradition of venerable culture and is known for its rich tradition of literature, art, music and dance. Tamil Nadu is a known for its monumental ancient Hindu temples and classical form of dance Bharata Natyam. Unique cultural features like Bharatanatyam (dance), Tanjore painting, and Tamil architecture were developed and continue to be practised in Tamil Nadu.
Music, dance and drama in CHENNAI
Chennai, formerly known as Madras is a city in the state of Tamil Nadu, in India and has the highest population density in the state. Chennai is located on the southeast coast of India and in the northeast corner of Tamil Nadu. It boasts of a beautiful coastline with pristine beaches like the Marina Beach, historical museums like the Egmore Government museum, historical monuments and places of worship like the Kapaleeshwara Temple along with an eclectic mix of music, dance and drama.
Additionally, eminent institutions based in Chennai like the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Madras), Anna University, National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT) are carrying out research activities beneficial for developing and optimizing state-of-the-art technologies in order to solve the water crisis and boost the water supply with bringing up technologies for water reclamation. Chennai was also home to eminent scientists like the former Indian president and nuclear scientist A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, globally respected professionals like Sundar Pichai and Indra Nooyi as well as many Nobel laureates.
Tamil Nadu is one among the safest places in India. The Tourist Security Organization is functioning under the Department of Tourism for extending essential services to the needy Tourists. This organization has been formed in Tamil Nadu in the year 2010 and the services have been set-up at five tourist places, viz., Mamallapuram, Udhagamandalam, Kodaikanal, Rameswaram and Kanniyakumari. It ensures safety and security of both foreign and domestic tourists. Chennai is one of the safest Indian city to travel.