"Ahmedabad" Gandhinagar Things to Do Tip by srhussaini

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Ahmedabad, the city of Ahmed Shah (Medieval ruler of Gujarat), is known for its rich past and its association with the Mahatma (Great Soul), also known as Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi.

Ahmedabad city offers the traveler a unique style of architecture, which is a blend of Hindu and Islamic styles (Indo-Saracenic style of architecture).

The monuments of Ahmedabad mainly date back to the 15th century. Ahmedabad has been known for its industry since medieval times. Presently Ahmedabad is famous for its textile mills and is often referred to as the 'Manchester of the East'.

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  • Written Nov 25, 2003
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