Pulicat Lake or Pulicat Backwater or Pazhaverkaadu(Tamil) is located at around 90 km away from Chennai is home to many bird species. This lake is also home to the Pulicat Bird Sanctuary. There are variety of birds like Flamingos, Painted Storks, herons, egrets, cormorants, slits, gulls, ducks, Pelicans, etc are seen here. Pictures below,
Thiruvidaimarudur Mahalinga Swamy Temple is one of the Panchakrosha Sthalas located near kumbakonam. The Ammbal Shrine is one of the Sakthi Bheetas. Chakkara Maha Meru is installed here. Uma, Vinayaka Muruga, Thirumal, Lakshimi, Saraswati, (Deities), Vashista, Agasthya, Pattinathar, Badragiriyar, Romarishi, Kapila, Markandiya rishi, (Saints). Sivavakiya (Siddhar) Varagunadeva, Sukeerthi, Veerasena, Chitrakeerthi, Uvanasuvan, Maandada, Vasuman., Anjatthuvasan (Kings), Nandagan (Brahmin), Vedas, Airawatha (Elephant vehicle of Indra) and others are bestowed with grace by the Lord.
This place is located at Tambaram-Velacherry Main road, exactly at around 5.2 kilometrs away from Tambaram railway station and it is one among the many bird watching places found in and around Chennai.