Korean Colonies in Chennai

yugasini By yugasini, 3rd Feb 2011 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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There are more than 3 thousand Koreans are settled in Chennai and working with Korean companies, you find more Korean people in Kilapauk and Alwarpet area, they are called Little Korea and Korea pet respectively

Little Korea and Korea Pet in Chennai

Total Indians in foreign countries are approximately 30 millions, further total foreigners in India? But Indian Government says that the number of foreigners in India is less than 30 millions according to their calculations, it is wonder to the foreigners, that India will appear just like the mix of different countries, Indians does not see them as foreigners, they see them as people of other states, that is the greatness of India said by the foreigners, so let us visit one of their colony at Chennai ,Tamilnadu, India.

Korea pet in Chennai: It is known factor that lot of Koreans are in India, there are more than 20 thousand Koreans living in India, but most of the Koreans are from South Korea, Korean population was increased in India after 1990. the Multinational companies like Samsung ,LG and Hyundai are established in India, so more Koreans are working in these Korean companies and these workers are settled in India, the others are working in missionaries, some Korean are studying in our Indian Universities.

Initially most of the Koreans are settled at Chennai, in 1995 Hyundai company was established in Chennai, there are more than hundred Korean companies are in Chennai, most of the Koreans are living in Kilpauk area , people are called Kilpauk as little Korea, and they called Alwarpet as Korea Pet, more than 3000 Koreans are settled in Chennai, there are 5 Korean Restaurants in Chennai, surprisingly amma(mother) , appa father these Tamil words are resembling with Korean amma and appa. In Chennai TVS and Hyundai established cultural company, the company establishing relations in Korean people and Indian people, some Korean ladies are visiting Chennai and Bangalore for learning Yoga.

There are more than 3 Thousand Koreans are in Delhi and 10 Thousand Koreans are in Bangalore. Churches, coffee shops, restaurants are there for these Koreans, most of the Korean are meet at these Churches, coffee shops and restaurants. In Pune more than 200 Korean are living , they meet at Church on Sundays, there Korean are pray in Korean Language. After the prayer on Sunday , a separate flight will carry food from Korea for these Koreans. “Aurirang TV” a Korean TV channel is there for Koreans. Korean association in India is publishing a magazine with an Indian name as “Namasthe India” ,that is the Koreans in India


Alwarpet, Chennai, Colonies, Hyundai, Kilpauk, Korea, Korea Pet, Little Korea, Namaste India, People, Samsung

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author avatar Jiggsm
3rd Feb 2011 (#)

Guess you're referring to LG company not "Elgi".

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author avatar D in The Darling
5th Feb 2011 (#)

This is good for both India and Korea. Xenophobia really doesn't work! Thanks for sharing!

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author avatar yugasini
5th Feb 2011 (#)

hi jiqqsm,

thanks for the comment,i know that it is LG not 'Elgi',now i can change it to LG,have a nice day

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author avatar yugasini
5th Feb 2011 (#)

hi dinthedarling,

thanks for the comment,have a nice day

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author avatar S.manikandan
13th Jun 2012 (#)

Hi Greetings!
I have an opening for Korean in a well reputed organisation, if any one is looking for job then get back to me in below given mail ID smanikandan@magna.in
Pls Note: Qualification is not a constraints but he should be a korean citizen

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author avatar K.P.KARTHIKEYAN
1st Feb 2013 (#)

Koreans are very enterprising and inquisitive minded people.

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author avatar Venkat Chinniah
12th Feb 2013 (#)

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author avatar Ajithkumar
12th Nov 2013 (#)

Koerans are very systematic and they will close their eyes and give business to one who serve flawless. Simillarly, if they find service failire then that is the end of it. Very polite and good natured people.

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author avatar Mrs vikash
17th Jun 2014 (#)

Hi sir
We r garment exporters and having lots of surplus garments for people like koreans and other foreigners.I want to exhibit the Gmts...so whom shld I contact...all materials and colours and stykes are specially manufactured esp for foreigners .

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author avatar Saran Muthusamy
23rd Apr 2017 (#)

I got 3 BHK apartment to rent in OMR Chennai with fantastic sea views.
If you are interested pls. email

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