2017-01-11 (1), Vallalar Mother Birth Place, Chinnakavanam, Thiruvallur
2017-01-11 (1), Vallalar Mother Birth Place, Chinnakavanam, Thiruvallur

Vallalar Mother Birth Place, Chinnakavanam, Thiruvallur

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Architectural style:Dravidian architecture
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Chinnakavanam is the birth place of Ramalinga Adigalar’s mother and Adigalar lived here between 1824 and 1826. The house of Ramalinga Adigalar’s mother is still being maintained by his followers in this Village.


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The house is located at about 300 meters from Chinnakavanam Bus Stop, 1.5 Kms from Ponneri, 3 Kms from Ponneri Bus Depot, 2 Kms from Ponneri Railway Station, 9 Kms from Thatchoor, 10 Kms from Thirupalaivanam, 14 Kms from Minjur, 18 Kms from Pulicat, 8 Kms from Perumbedu, 17 Kms from Gummudipoondi, 51 Kms from Thiruvallur, 39 Kms from Chennai and 51 Kms from Chennai International Airport.

Chinnakavanam is located to the east of Ponneri touching the Ponneri town en route Pulicat. When you take the Kolkata highways, you will come across the Karanodai bridge and immediately after, the Tollgate. Go beyond that in the same direction till Thatchur Cross road and turn right (east) towards Ponneri. After crossing the Ponneri town continue towards Pulicat and you will encounter the Rail under-bridge first and then a road bridge over the Brahma Aranya river. Immediately after the bridge the Chinna Kavanam village starts. The house is on the right side on an adjoining lane. Town buses and autos are available frequently from Ponneri.

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