The Madras Inherited Heritage Blog

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Read our musings about Chennai, its people and our heritage.


The Beauty of Ruins

10.04.2020
“Mankind has always lived among its own ruins. We’ve searched for, found and explored them. Some of these ruins find ways to adapt into the present context, while others stagnate…..”

Mount Road

10.04.2020
“When driving on the road today, it’s hard to picture the cart track it was once, used by the English to travel from Fort St George to the holy mount of St Thomas…..”

Mount Road

22.04.2020
“The word by itself brings a lot of memories and happiness. There’s a childlike joy in the splashing waves, the golden sun as it gently bids adieu for the day and the local vendors….”