Arts & Culture

Travelling back in time along the Buckingham Canal

August 19, 2017 Bhavani Prabhakar 1

As part of celebrations and events leading up to Madras Week, a walk along the Buckingham Canal, led by historian D Hemachandra Rao, was organised last week. Bhavani Prabhakar joined in, only to discover many fascinating trivia related to the history of the Canal and the landmarks around it. »


In photos: There once was a lake…

August 11, 2017 Bhavani Prabhakar 0

As part of their attempts to revive the Chitlapakkam Lake, NGO Arappor Iyakkam, with the help of the Chitlapakkam Rising group and local residents, conducted a social audit of the lake. Bhavani Prabhakar captured a few pictures during the event. »