Officially known as Soundarapandian Angadi, pondy bazaar is a famous market in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. It is located in T Nagar and is a popular spot for all kinds of purchases. Pondy Bazaar is one of the principal shopping districts of Chennai. One problem in getting to this spot is that Theyagaraya Road which is the most important route through which one can get to the bazaar suffers from slow moving traffic and incessant traffic jams.
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The Pondy Bazaar as a market place has a wide variety of clothing, accessories and footwear stores in all price ranges within a two or 3 km radius. It is a one stop destination for the multi-brand Retail. An ideal destination for festival shopping, you can find the same products at different price ranges depending upon your bargaining skills. With independent retailers there are name brand stores such as Indian Terrain, Arrow Woodland, Bata, Fastrack, Titan, Mochi Globus, Raymond Group, Reebok, Nike, Lee, Wrangler, Levi Strauss & Co. Health & Glow (Women's Beauty Products) and Colour Plus along with cheaper outlets like Big Bazaar and Sri Krishna Collections. Popular clothing and independent retailers include Instore (Multi-brand Lingerie & Women's Fashion), Naidu Hall amongst others. Mobile store chains such as Univercell and Poorvika are also present in Pondy Bazaar.