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  Varasiddhi Vallabha Vinayaka of Besant Nagar
The devotees pleaded with the concerned Minister and permission was granted to allow the temple to continue till the devotees made permanent alternate arrangements.
The founder of this temple Balaramamurthy Naidu and the Secretary V.Srinivasan purchased land from the Housing Board at the present location of the temple and began erecting the edifice, which today is a landmark of Besant Nagar.
In 1969, the original idol of Varasiddhi Vinayaka was brought by the late Samayapuram Ramanatha Swamy.
www.chennaionline.com /toursntravel/placesofworship/varasidhi.asp   (539 words)

  
  Besant Nagar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Besant Nagar is one of Chennai's most elite neighbourhoods, named after the famous lady theosophist Annie Besant, and adjoins the Theosophical Society.
The Theosophical Society, famed for its Banyan Tree and lovely setting, is located in Besant nagar as is Kalakshetra, the world famous dance school started by Rukmini Devi Arundale.
Besant Nagar is home to the popular Elliot's beach.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Besant_Nagar   (258 words)

  
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Besant was also outspoken against war, capital punishment and flogging; she criticised the House of Lords and the royalty.
Besant was one of the organisers of the famous Bloody Sunday mass demonstration in Trafalgar Square in 1888, when numerous working class and socialist groups defied the closing of the Square to popular protest meetings.
Besant was demoralised by the debacle; her health declined and she died, aged 86, in 1933.
www.flonnet.com /fl1420/14201140.htm   (2531 words)

  
 Elliot's beach - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Elliot's Beach is situated in Besant Nagar, a suburb of Chennai, India.
Sometimes Elliot's beach is colloquially referred to as Besant Nagar beach, after the area it is located in.
The beach used to be a little less crowded than the Marina Beach and a lot more cleaner than it.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Elliot's_beach   (306 words)

  
 Besant, Annie - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Besant, Annie
The sister-in-law of the English writer Walter Besant (1836–1901), she was separated from her clerical husband in 1873 because of her freethinking views.
She and Bradlaugh published a treatise advocating birth control and were prosecuted; as a result she lost custody of her daughter.
This information should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Besant,+Annie   (244 words)

  
 Besant Nagar Beach Photos
Besant Nagar is a residential area on the suburbs of Chennai City.
Elliot's beach commonly known as Besant Nagar beach is a famous picnic spot.
Chennai photos Anna nagar Chennai beach Marina beach Chennai central It corridor Mrts T nagar Kapaleswarar temple St thomas mount Parrys
www.tamilnow.com /gallery/chennai/besant-nagar   (87 words)

  
 RWH Pioneers
of Anna Nagar attended a seminar given by Prof.P.V.Indiresan, a past director of IIT Madras in 1983.
"I started this campaign in Besant Nagar in selfish interest because I am a resident there and I was deeply concerned and anxious about the misuse of ground water by people, its indiscriminate overdrawal.
Besant Nagar lies in the coastal zone and as you draw more and more water, the seawater is just waiting to seep into the vacuum."
www.akash-ganga-rwh.com /RWH/RWHpioneers.html   (542 words)

  
 The Hindu : Tamil Nadu / Chennai News : Traffic changes in Besant Nagar
According to a press note issued here on Tuesday, there will be a change in traffic system on September 2, 3, 4 and 7 in view of the festival underway at the famous Velankanni Church from August 29 to September 8.
Vehicles coming from Adyar (ML Park), proceeding towards Besant Avenue Road, shall reach Besant Nagar terminus via Fourth Avenue and take Besant Nagar I Main Road to reach Tiruvanmiyur and Adyar.
Vehicles coming from Tiruvanmiyur to Besant Nagar shall go via Kalakshetra, Beach Road, 29th cross, Besant Nagar I Main Road and reach the bus terminus.
www.hindu.com /2006/08/30/stories/2006083021180400.htm   (260 words)

  
 Company Address List [CyberKSR]
American Megatrends India pvt Ltd., AJ-6,Shanthi colony, Anna nagar, chennai - 600 040 4.
Apar infotech, 26-A,1st floor,IV main road,CIT Nagar, Nandanam, chennai-600035.
7.Magna infotech ltd., 8,III rd street,Gill nagar, chennai-94.
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 The end of two extremists
The daylight bank robbery at Besant Nagar in Chennai on April 10, 2002, during which the cashier was stabbed to death, proved to be his nemesis.
The Besant Nagar bank robbery was a sensational one.
However, advocates who had appeared for Rajaram in court alleged in interviews to the press that the police had arrested Saravanan 10 days earlier, that he would have been brought to the site, and that both were "murdered".
flonnet.com /fl2008/stories/20030425002004600.htm   (1090 words)

  
 Adyar -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
It is bounded by the Buckingham Canal to the west, Tiruvanmiyur to the south, and Besant Nagar to the east.
Adyar is noted for housing the Theosophical Society, which provides a calm environment along the south bank of the river for quiet contemplation on comparative religion.
The Elliot's beach in nearby Besant Nagar is the nearest point to the sea, and a popular recreation spot.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Adyar   (270 words)

  
 REGIONAL FARE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
(It may be recalled that BOBP had helped fisher families in Chennai mainly Besant Nagar, soon after a tidal wave struck in December last year).
The fisherwomen said their market which, incidentally, was opened in August 1990 after a three year struggle was in a very bad state and they wanted it to be repaired.
Orur and Olcott Kuppam are twin fishing villages on the Besant Nagar beach front.
newstodaynet.com /09aug/rf22.htm   (475 words)

  
 Read Comment - MouthShut.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Reading about besant nagar beach was a nice feeling...
I have spent countless evenings in that beach..at a time when policemen thought it was a part of their duty to harass you...
It seems besant nagar beach is a must visit place.
www.mouthshut.com /readcomment.php?rid=27527&com=0&r=1   (860 words)

  
 Government of Tamilnadu : Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Administration Department   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The Chennai Ashtalakshmi temple is situated in Besant Nagar, on the shores of the Bay of Bengal where the beach is known as the Elliot's beach.
Mahalakshmi, the divine consort of Mahavishnu has eight forms which are known as "Ashta Lakshmi".
In Chennai, the main deity in the Ashta Lakshmi temple in Besant Nagar is MahaVishnu and his consort Maha Lakshmi.
tntemple.org:8080 /temple/homepage.do?menuid=0053   (734 words)

  
 Ashwin’s Blog   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Pics from Besant Nagar, Chennai, India minutes after the Tsunami hit us.
Besant Nagar got off pretty lightly - but still some of the sights were unforgettable
ECR is a great road to drive on in Chennai.
www.ashwinds.com /photos   (55 words)

  
 Read Comments   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Those beautiful trees welcoming me to Besant Nagar!.
my new school was the Hindu Senior Secondary School at Indra Nagar which was nearby Besant Nagar.
Jaya Venkatesh said : so you are going to that nice locality?.
www.blurty.com /talkread.bml?journal=arvind&itemid=411   (731 words)

  
 Actions: November 2005 Archives
On the 21st anniversary of Bhopal we at Chennai are organizing an awareness run in Besant Nagar - a very popular coastal locality in city of Chennai.
The route of the run will cover an area of about 5kms and will end with a candle-light-vigil at Elliot's Beach (a popular beach in Besant Nagar).
This beach is a weekend crowd puller and the 3rd of December being a Saturday will have a considerable gathering.
bhopal.net /blog_act/archives/2005/11   (368 words)

  
 Indian Heritage - Temples - Ashtalakshmi temple, Besant nagar, Chennai, India
Indian Heritage - Temples - Ashtalakshmi temple, Besant nagar, Chennai, India
The Chennai Ashtalakshmi temple is situated in Besant Nagar, on the shores of the Bay of Bengal.
That stretch of beach is known as the Elliot's beach.
www.saigan.com /heritage/temple/8lakshmi.html   (320 words)

  
 Chennai - Wikitravel
Elliots Beach, is in the Besant Nagar suburb of Chennai.
Sometimes called Besant Nagar beach, after the area it is located in.
Ashtalakshmi Temple, Besant Nagar (Kalakshetra Colony) The temple is dedicated to Goddess Lakshmi.
wikitravel.org /en/Madras   (5963 words)

  
 Indian Heritage - Temples - Ashtalakshmi temple, Besant nagar, Chennai, India
Indian Heritage - Temples - Ashtalakshmi temple, Besant nagar, Chennai, India
The Chennai Ashtalakshmi temple is situated in Besant Nagar, on the shores of the Bay of Bengal.
That stretch of beach is known as the Elliot's beach.
www.indian-heritage.org /temple/8lakshmi.html   (320 words)

  
 On the food trail in Chennai
My all time favourite in this category is Eden (Second Avenue, Besant Nagar), started by three catering college students over 15 years ago.
My favorites are Giorgio (Besant Nagar) and Peshawari at the Chola Sheraton (Cathedral Road) hotel.
Some of the best dosas and vadas are made in a small place called Vishranthi in Besant Nagar.
www.rediff.com /getahead/2005/nov/29chennai.htm   (1351 words)

  
 Domain Maximus: October 2002   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
And there were a few funny moments too, like Dawood trying to tell Siddharth how 29C stopped at a particular busstop.
D: Thats ok, it means it doesnt go to Besant nagar
S: But I dont want to go almost to besant nagar...
sidin.blogspot.com /2002_10_01_sidin_archive.html   (975 words)

  
 R2IClub
I know these schools are relatively good, but they are not very close to the Besant Nagar area.
How about KFI?, but its in the other side of Besant Nagar.
But I think their way teaching is quite different compared to other schools.
groups.msn.com /R2IClub/general.msnw?action=get_message&ID_Message=9883   (229 words)

  
 Akash Ganga RWH - Rain Centre: Volunteer
We are also seeking donations to install RWH systems for orphanages and in villages.
To make a tax-deductible donation in India, please write a check payable to - Akash Ganga Trust- and mail to D15 Bayview Apartments, Kalakshetra Colony, Besant Nagar - Chennai 600 090.
Sponsor the installation of an RWH system at your parent's house or any other orphanage or village of your choice.
www.raincentre.org /src/rwcVolunteer.html   (316 words)

  
 Chennai Thyagaraya Nagar (T Nagar) Photos - Pondy Bazaar, Panagal Park Photos
Thyagaraya Nagar is a large commercial area located in Chennai.
T Nagar is the main shopping center in Chennai with shops selling clothes, electronic items, jewelleries, silk sarees, toys etc.
Chennai photos Anna nagar Chennai beach Marina beach Chennai central It corridor Besant nagar Mrts Kapaleswarar temple St thomas mount Parrys
www.tamilnow.com /gallery/chennai/t-nagar   (100 words)

  
 Kiruba.com - Weblog of Kiruba Shankar
This tree on the road to Besant Nagar stands almost at the middle of the left lane.
Some may call it danger, but I call it as one of the city's rare symbol of respect for greenery.
Chennai Bloggers Meet is happening this coming Sunday, November 14th, at Besant Nagar's Elliot Beach.
www.kiruba.com /archives/2004_11_01_archive.html   (1998 words)

  
 Web Hosting chennai Domain Registration chennai   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
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 Welcome to Madrastimes /ATM in Chennai.
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Ashok Nagar Branch, Ground Floor, 25, First Avenue, Ashok Nagar
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www.madrastimes.com /atm.htm   (426 words)

  
 Tsunami Enquiries / Helplines / Emergency Services: Contact Numbers for Rescue Work - Besant ...
If anyone is interested to do rescue work for affected persons (tsunami) in Besant Nagar please contact Shihan Hussaini 98411618386.U cud help with old clothes,water bottles, blankets, food packets.
Even if u cant hepl plz pass on this message to the people whom u know
We are simply here to help you find the relevant information.
tsunamienquiry.blogspot.com /2004/12/contact-numbers-for-rescue-work-besant.html   (196 words)

  
 Chennai Properties Real Estate
DTCP Approved plots at BHARATHIYAR NAGAR in Anuppampatt,Minjur.Very adjacent to Railway station and Ashok Leyland staff quarters.close to 400 Feet Road.Near by schools and college.Just 1hr from CENTRAL station.RS 300per sqft.
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 Stylish and best Besant Nagar 3 BR maisonette.
Stylish and best Besant Nagar 3 BR maisonette.
An excellent three bedroom maisonette on 2400 sqft in a calm and posh vicinity close to Elliots Beach.
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 Flats for Sale Chennai.
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