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7572 - Kanadukathan Palace, Karaikudi | by chandrasekaran a 76 lakhs views Thanks to all.
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7572 - Kanadukathan Palace, Karaikudi

The Chettinad Raja's Palace, home of the Chettiar family, was built in 1912. The pillars around the courtyard are in Burma teak, and there is picturesque combination of scarlet tiles and sloping woodwork. The construction material, decor items and furnishings were mostly imported, from east Asian countries and also from Europe where the Raja Chettiar had spread his sprawling business . The woodwork and stone Culture & work were inspired by French and other European


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Taken on January 26, 2018