() formerly known as Soundra Pandy Bazaar
is a market located on Thyagaraya Road, in T. Nagar
, in southern Chennai
, Tamil Nadu
. It is an important commercial hub of South Chennai, with a variety of commodities for sale in different price ranges. It is named after W. P. A. Soundarapandian Nadar
. His statue is present in the bazaar circle.
Pondy Bazaar has a wide variety of clothing stores in all price ranges within a two or three kilometre radius. Along with independent reatilers there are name brand stores such as Globus
, Raymond Group
, Levi Strauss & Co.
and Colour Plus along with cheaper outlets like Big Bazaar
and Sri Krishna Collections.
is one of the biggest commercial stores in Chennai. Commodities from safety pins to gold and diamond jewellery are available there.Rathna Stores
has a big branch in Pondy Bazaar, where commodities ranging from umbrellas to cooking utensils are available at low prices. The shop has five floors.
Other stores include Ponni Stores
.Rathna Fan House
(not to be confused with Rathna Stores) is a place for electrical accessories such as fans, air conditioners, and refrigerators.
Formerly specialised in lingerie, Naidu Hall
now offers garments of all types. Tailoring services are available.
Many commodities such as used books, buckets, ropes, soap cases, hair bands, bangles, bags, and other accessories are available from roadside vendors... Read More