Vadapalani / வடபழனி
Vadapalani is a neighborhood in the city of Chennai in Tamil Nadu, India. It is known for its film studios and the Vadapalani Andavar Temple, which is an important pilgrimage center. Situated in the western part of Chennai, Vadapalani is an important bus terminus on Arcot Road.
AVM Productions was an Indian film production studio. It is the final oldest survived studio in India. The filming studios are located in Vadapalani, Chennai. It has produced over 300 films in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam and Hindi cinema.
Forum Vijaya Mall
Forum Vijaya Mall is a shopping mall located in Vadapalani, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, developed by Prestige Group. This mall is spread over 6,36,000 square feet of retail space. More than 100 shops occupy its four floors.
Vadapalani Andavar Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Muruga. It is located in Vadapalani, Chennai. It was renovated in the 1920s and a Rajagopuram was built during that time. The temple has grown in popularity, which is believed to be in part due to the patronage of cinema stars.