June 22, 2018


People are all the same. The human race is a mixed bunch of folks with different sensibilities and preferences. But certain things unite them and categorise them just by virtue of say, hailing from the same city or country. From Namma Chennai’s perspective, we call it being a Chennaiite. Chennaiites […]
June 16, 2018

Appa Day

In our country, Appa (Father) already has a special place in the family tree and in the hearts of his kids. We don’t actually need a Father’s Day to celebrate him because he is almost always the go-to person (okay when the mother’s too busy, THEN he’s the go-to person […]
June 13, 2018

Mindvoice of the Chennaiite in brackets.

As long as we are talking seriously about Chennai, we will be talking very seriously about the weather. When it’s summer like now, it’s really hot. When it’s Autumn (what’s that?!), it’s hot. When it’s Spring (isn’t that like a water fountain?!), it’s too warm. And when it’s Winter, it’s […]
April 12, 2018

The Essential part of summer.

We have the summer king of the dining table here. The Curd Rice (Yogurt Rice) also known as Thayir Sadham down south of India. Just a wholesome mashup of cooked rice and yogurt, our thayir sadham is an essential food of the South Indian cuisine and comes in a variety […]