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" It is the duty of a good Government to honour the freedom fighters who fought for the freedom of the country and eminent leaders who toiled for the cause of social development and to pay our respects by constructing memorials in their honour for the younger generation to follow the ideals of these leaders "

Selvi J Jayalalithaa
Hon´ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu
Memorials

The Government has constructed memorials in honour of the great freedom fighters who sacrificed their lives for the freedom of the country and the Tamil savants who dedicated their lives for the linguistic rights and development of Tamil language, so that the younger generation is inspired to commit themselves to a path of noble ideals. The Department of Information and Public Relations has constructed 52 Memorials, 3 Arangams, 5 Commemoration Pillars and 1 Memorial Park and maintains them.


S.No. Memorials Places
1. Perarignar Anna Memorial and Perarignar Anna Museum Marina Beach, Kamarajar Salai, Chennai
2. Bharat Ratna Dr.M G R Memorial and Museum Marina Beach, Kamarajar Salai, Chennai
3. Perunthalaivar Kamarajar Memorial Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Salai, Guindy, Chennai
4. Periyavar M. Bhakthavatchalam Memorial Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Salai, Guindy, Chennai
5. Gandhi Mandapam Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Salai, Guindy, Chennai
6. Mahakavi Bharathiyar Ninaivu Illam Thulasingam Perumal Koil Salai, Thiruvallikeni, Chennai
7. Mootharignar Rajaji Memorial Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Salai, Guindy, Chennai
8. Perunthalaivar Kamarajar Ninaivu Illam Thirumalai Salai, Thiyagaraya Nagar, Chennai
9. Valluvar Kottam Nungambakkam, Chennai
10. Mozhippor Thiyagigal Manimandapam Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Salai, Guindy, Chennai
11. Thiyagigal Manimandapam Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Salai, Guindy, Chennai
12. Rettamalai Seenivasan Manimandapam Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Salai, Guindy, Chennai
13. Kanniyathendral Quaid-e-Milleth Muhammad Ismail Manimandapam Near Quaid-e-Milleth Government Women’s College, Chennai
14. Perarignar Anna Ninaivu Illam Chinna Kanchipuram, Kanchipuram district
15. Thiruppur Kumaran Memorial Thiruppur, Thiruppur district
16. "Rationalist Poet” Udumalai Narayanakavi Manimandapam Udumalaipettai, Tiruppur district
17. Thanthai Periyar Memorial Vaikkom, Kottayam district, Kerala State
18. Periyar – Anna Memorial Erode, Erode district
19. Theeran Chinnamalai Manimandapam Odanilai, Arachalur village, Erode district
20. Mootharignar Rajaji Memorial Thorapalli, Krishnagiri district
21. Vallal Adhiyaman Kottam Dharmapuri, Dharmapuri district
22. Namakkal Kavignar Ramalingam Ninaivu Illam Namakkal, Namakkal district
23. Va.Ve. Subramaniyam Memorial Varahaneri, Thiruchirapalli district
24. Pattukkottai Kalyanasundaram Manimandapam Pattukkottai, Thanjavur district
25. Thillayadi Valliammai Memorial Thillaiyadi, Nagapattinam district
26. Tamil Thatha Dr. U.Ve.Sa. Ninaivillam Uthamathanapuram, Thiruvarur district
27. Thiyagi P. Srinivasa Rao Memorial Thiruthuraipoondi, Thiruvarur District
28. Kaviarasar Kannadasan Manimandapam Karaikudi, Sivagangai district
29. Thavathiru Kundrakudi Adigalar Manimandapam Kundrakudi, Sivagangai district
30. Maruthupandiar Memorial Tiruppattur, Sivagangai district
31. Thiyaga Seelar Kakkan Manimandapam Thumbaipatti, Madurai district
32. Thiyagi Viswanathadas Manimandapam Thirumangalam, Madurai district
33. Parithimarkalaignar Manimandapam Vilacheri village, Madurai district
34. Mozhignayiru Devaneya Pavaanar Manimandapam Sathamangalam, Madurai district
35. Perunthalaivar Kamarajar Illam Virudhunagar, Virudhunagar district
36. Perunthalaivar Kamarajar Birth Centenary Manimandapam Virudhunagar, Virudhunagar district
37. Mahakavi Bharathiyar Manimandapam Ettayapuram, Thoothukudi district
38. Mahakavi Bharathiyar Illam Ettayapuram, Thoothukudi district
39. Kappalottiya Thamizhan V.O.C. Illam Ottapidaram, Thoothukudi district
40. Veeran Alagumuthukone Manimandapam Kattarangulam, Thoothukudi district
41. Freedom Fighter Veeran Sundaralingam Memorial Gavarnagiri, Thoothukudi district
42. Freedom Fighter Veeran Vellayathevan Memorial Vallanadu, Thoothukudi district
43. Umarupulavar Memorial Ettayapuram, Thoothukudi district
44. Kappalottiya Thamizhan V.O.C. Manimandapam Tirunelveli, Tirunelveli district
45. Poolithevan Memorial Nerkattumseval Village, Tirunelveli district
46. Tamil Scholar Caldwell Memorial Idyangudi, Tirunelveli district
47. Pothuvudaimai Veerar P. Jeevanandam Manimandapam Nagercoil, Kanniyakumari district
48. Gandhi Memorial Kanniyakumari, Kanniyakumari district
49. Perunthalaivar Kamarajar Manimandapam Kanniyakumari, Kanniyakumari district
50. Sathavathani Seiguthambi Pavalar Ninaivu Mandapam Idalakudi, Kottar, Kanniyakumari district
51. Muthumandapam (in memory of Vikrama Raja Singan, the last Tamil King of Sri Lanka) Vellore, Vellore district
52. Thiyagi Subramaniya Siva Memorial Papparapatti, Dharmapuri District
53. Tamizhisai Moovar Manimandapam Sirkazhi, Nagapattinam District
54. Freedom Fighter Gopala Naicker Manimandapam Viruppatchi, Dindigul District
55. Omanthur Ramasamy Reddiar Manimandapam Omanthur, Villupuram District
56. Freedom Fighter Deeran Chinnamalai Memorial Sankakiri, Selam District
57. Freedom Fighter Vanjinathan Manimandapam Senkottai, Thirunelveli District
58. Marshal Nesamani Manimandapam Nagarkoil, Kanyakumar District

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