Retired Kollihills Rider in Yercaud Ghats

Transferred bus from Kollihills

TNSTC-Salem region recently added new buses to Kollihills. 11 New buses are operated to Kollihills from Namakkal, Salem and Rasipuram. TN 30 N 0855 was previously running in Rasipuram-Othakadai Route and now getting new bus. Hence, the bus was transferred to Johnsonpet-2 Depot and now running in Yercaud. Continue reading

TN 30 N 0067 Namakkal-1 Depot Namakkal-Vilaram

TNSTC Buses in Kollimalai Ghats

An Wonderful Fanning session in Kollihills

The Mountain is named Kolli Malai behind the name of Goddess Ettukkai Amman(KolliPaavai).

The Kolli Hills are featured in several works of classical Tamil literature such asSilappathigaram, Manimekalai, Purananuru and Ainkurnuru. The region was ruled by Valvil Ori around 200 A.D., who is praised as one of the seven great philanthropists of ancient Tamil Nadu. His valor and marksmanship are sung by several poets, and his exploits are a popular part of folklore. Ori is said to have killed a lion, bear, deer and a boar with a single arrow. The hills are said to be guarded by Kollipavai also called as “Ettukkai Amman”, the local deity. According to legend, the sages chose Kolli hills when they were looking for a peaceful place to do their penance. Continue reading

Brindhaavanam Kollimalai

Namakkal-Kollimalai Bus Timings

Kollimalai Based Hill Station Bus Service Timings

TNSTC-Salem Region Operating Bus Service to Kollimalai From Salem and Namakkal. Kollimalai, Periyasamy Kovil, Arappaleeswarar Kovil, Vilaram, Mekkani Kadu Bus Timings from Namakkal Bus Stand Continue reading

Salem-Arappaleeswarar Temple Hill Rider

TNSTC-Salem’s Hill Rider Service

Arapaleeswarar Temple is situated in an area called Valapur Nadu. The Lord graces the devotees along with Mother Thayammai, Lord Vinayaka and Lord Muruga. It is Located in Kollimalai (Kolli Hills) forest area under Namakkal District .

TNSTC-Salem Region operating bus service to Continue reading