Chandigarh

Chandigarh

Chandigarh – a city of appealing contrast, located at the foothills of shivalik. It is a prominent town for its architecture & landscape. The word “Chandigarh” comes from the name of temple “Chandi” which is positioned near the site selected for the city. The deity Chandi, the goddess of supreme power & a fort or ‘garh’ lying inaccessible the temple give its city name ‘City Beautiful’. It is known as the heart of Punjab & paradise of used things. The art and culture of this city is incredible in the nation. Chandigarh serves as a capital of two states, Punjab & Haryana. It was constituted a Union Territory of India on November 1st, 1966. Chandigarh is the first organized city in India which designed by prominent architect & urban theorist with his team Pierre Jeanneret, Matthew Nowicki, and Albert Mayer. It was the dream city of Pt Jawaharlal Nehru who had proclaimed Chandigarh to be \"unfettered by the traditions of the past, a symbol of the nation\'s faith in the

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