The name Mumbai is derived from Mumba or Maha-Amba—the name of the Koli goddess Mumbadevi—and Aai, “mother” in the language of Marathi.
Monthly Archives: March 2012
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.British India’s three presidency towns of Madras (Chennai), Bombay (Mumbai), and Calcutta (Kolkata) were each granted a High Court by letters patent dated 26 June 1862.
Some times i visit to ACL to get some information about travel,this is one of the Largest Library in Asia accoeding to wiki.Built on 8 acres of land, the 9-floor library building houses a total area of 333,140 sq. ft and has a capacity to accommodate 1.2 million books. The library also boasts a high-tech section for the visually-impaired, with talking books and Braille displays. Parking space exists for about 420 cars and 1,030 two-wheelers.
Golden Temple – Vellore
Last weekend we choose to visit Golden Temple at Vellore,This is my second visit to temple after three years why we planned to this place is by the end of the day we can reach home(anyway it depends up on traffic),and this is not much longer distance from Chennai.This is one of the Largest Golden Temple in world with more than 1.5 tonnes gold used.