Thanks Blogjunta!
Featured in Best and Popular Blogs Category!

Thanks Blog Adda!

Featured among Top Indian Blogs 2012 -13!

Thank you Blog Adda!

Featured in The Hindu NxG here.

Listed in the Directory of Best Indian Blogs!here

Appreciated by Valai Charam - here

Aalayam Kanden listed among Top 30 travel blogs in India!

Listed among Top Travel Blogs 2013!

Was invited to write a guest post for Namma Area Blog - here

Awarded the Rotary Vocational Service Excellence Award 2013-14!

Top Indian Blog 2013-14!

Was invited to speak at the Rotary Club Joint Meeting about heritage and the work that Aalayam Kanden does!

                                                  Top 31 Indian Travel Bloggers by Hop Around India
Featured among the Top 31 Indian Travel Bloggers 2013-14! Thank you Hop Around India!

Listed among the top 50 travel blogs by Why Travel - here
Thank you Blog Adda!

Indian Express Sunday Standard carried article on Vedal Vadavamukhagneeswara Temple - here

Collaborative post with one of the top bloggers of India - My Yatra Diary - here

Featured in's first ever guest post - From a Travelogue to a mission!


Felicitated at the Ponniyin Selvan Varalaatru Peravai Aadi Perukku Vizha!

Top post on, the community of Indian Bloggers Thank you Indiblogger!

Featured in Indian Top Blogs for the third year in succession!

Stories on and around Harrington Road - Article that appeared on New Indian Express 29 June 2015

The Hindu 30 June 2015

Featured in The Times of India - 19.08.2015 Madras week special 
Articles in the Hindu about the Cooum during Madras Week

Delving into the myths of a hoary past:
Madras thrived on her banks :