December 21, 2017

Marwari Hospital - Sowcarpet

"Free Ayurvedic treatment for all irrespective of their caste and creed" - that's what the 90 years old Sree Venkatesa Oushadalaya announces in its name board.

This Ayurvedic hospital is one of the oldest Ayurvedic dispensaries in the entire Chennai city. It was founded in 1926 CE. The structure where the hospital runs today was constructed in 1935 CE. For the past 90 years, this hospital provides free medical service to the people irrespective of their race. The hospital was founded and run by the Marwari Chariatable Trust.

It is located in Mint Street in Sowcarpet area in Chennai. It is known as Marwari hospital in this locality. Till late 1980s the poor people of this locality were mainly dependent on this hospital.

Happy travelling.

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