The Theosophical Society reviews
the Banyan Tree is about a 2 kilometer walk from the two gates of the Theosophical Society campus' Main Gate and the Green Gate... within in the area is the Blavatsky Hall for conferences n meetings..... more »
Had to travel nearly 40 minutes in this humongous city to reach, and came in by a back gate. The weather nice, and the garden sort of wild, with plenty of trees, a real oasis. The pride is an old... more »
Nice walk in the evening in this historic place. The Banyan tree is 1.5 acres. The main trunk has fell down but good to see the giant Banyan tree. They are open only for couple of hours. They won't let you in after 3.30 and pretty strict on the timings.
peaceful evening walk amongst trees with a nice breeze. Out of polluted city experience in the heart of city. sit back, relax and enjoy nature. some trees spotted can only be seen here in chennai. There is a small library with books written by society members around culture, tradition, various religion, and nature. entry free. has visitor bike, car parking. entry closed by 3:30 or 40 mostly. 4 PM exit requests.
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