Tamil Nadu, is the most prominent state of India. The capital Madras is the capital of the state. Tamil Nadu is a bastion of Hinduism. Temples with towering spires called
Mahabalipuram has a vast wealth of sculptures. In contrast to the temple heritage Pondicherry is known for long a French colony. Another important things of this diverse state is two hill stations Ootacamund and Kodaikanal. These places provide relaxation during an extended tour of the south, having a wide range of hotel accommodation. The cuisine of Tamil Nadu, more or less totally vegetarian, has become enormously popular all over the country.