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Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad, i/ˈɑːmɨdəbɑːd/ also known as i/ˈəəmdəvəd/ is the largest city and former capital of the Indian state of Gujarat. The city is an administrative center of Ahmedabad district, and is the judicial capital of Gujarat as the Gujarat High Court is in Ahmedabad. The city was founded on 26 February 1411 by Sultan Ahmed Shah to serve as the capital of the Gujarat Sultanate, and was named after him. With a city population of more than 5.5 million and an extended population of 6.3 million it is the fifth largest city and seventh largest metropolitan area of India. Ahmedabad is located on the banks of the River Sabarmati, 32 km (20 mi) from the state capital Gandhinagar.

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Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Ahmedabad - Secular Area and Heritage Walk
... Kalupur area in Ahmedabad where the temple is located in a Muslim dominated area ... A Heritage Walk of Ahmedabad city was started on on the 19 November, 1997 by the local municipal corporation in association with the Foundation for ...
Samir Barua
... Samir Kumar Barua is the 10th director of the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, and succeeds Bakul Dholakia as head of India's premiere ... and doctorate in Management from IIM Ahmedabad ... He joined the IIM Ahmedabad faculty in 1980 ...
Ahmedabad - Sports - Notable Sportspeople
... of India's highest sporting award, the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, is from Ahmedabad, as is Parthiv Patel, a cricketer who has been a member of the Indian cricket team a ... Tejas Bakre, a chess grandmaster, is also from Ahmedabad ...
Lalbhai Dalpatbhai College Of Engineering
... College of Engineering (LDCE or LD), located in Ahmedabad, India ... and around the periphery of national level institutes such as Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad Textile Industry's Research Association, and Indian ...
List Of Museums In India - Gujarat
... Vadodara Calico Museum of Textiles, Ahmedabad Gandhi Smarak Sangrahalaya, Ahmedabad Gujarat Science City, Ahmedabad Lalbhai Dalpatbhai Museum, Ahmedabad Kaba Gandhi No Delo, Rajkot Kirti Mandir, Porbandar ...