Wandering Through Old Madras

On August 22nd, 1639, our beloved home, Madras was founded by the East India Company by the purchase of the village of Madraspatnam or Chennapatnam by factors Andrew Cogan and Francis Day from Damarla Venkatadri Nayaka, the viceroy of the Vijayanagar Empire As our little tribute to Madras, our home, our inspiration, celebrating it's 379th Birthday this year, we decided [...]