Ahmedabad: A craft lover’s guide to the UNESCO heritage city; Jasreen Mayal Khanna; Architectural Digest

If you appreciate Indian craftsmanship and want to experience it in person, make a beeline for Ahmedabad. Here Jasreen tell you where to stay, eat, shop and more…

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World Heritage Day special : Ahmedabad through the lens of Architecture, Textile & Arts; Meera Desai; Creative Yatra

Ahmedabad’s heritage has been a point of much discussion in recent years, partly due to the city receiving the UNESCO World Heritage City tag in 2017. Ahmedabad’s heritage has many dimensions representing both the tangible and intangible segments. On the World Heritage Day we explore the heritage aspects of Ahmedabad, through the lens of its industrial…

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10 forgotten corners of the Commonwealth you’d never thought to visit; Chris Leadbeater; Telegraph

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Ahmedabad turns 608! How is the city really approaching its Heritage today?; Meera Desai; Creative Yatra

608 years ago, Ahmedabad began its journey towards becoming the urban hub of culture it is today. And the city’s recent status as a UNESCO World Heritage City has put it on the map. So what is the story of the city’s heritage today? What is working? What is not? Let’s go over the story…

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Ahmedabad: from old city maze to cruising in a vintage pink Chrysler; Shilpa Gupta & Mukul Gupta; SCMP

The old walled city in Ahmedabad, in Gujarat, western India, is a labyrinth of lanes and alleys lined with exquisite traditional houses and courtyards Escape the muck, paws and hooves of the old city by cruising the streets in a vintage pink Chrysler. And how about eating lunch surrounded by tombs?

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Gujarat Tourism Guide: Travel Tips On Attractions, Food, Stay; Cox & Kings

Gujarat Tourism Guide: A travel guide including best time to visit, things to do and see, stay, money, travelling, how to reach, tips & much more…

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Opinion divided over Ahmedabad renaming; The Statesman

Even as the ruling BJP leaders have reiterated their resolve to rename Ahmedabad as ‘Karnavati’, public opinion in the city remains divided on the issue.

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AHMEDABAD OR KARNAVATI? DEBATE RAGES ON; Ahmedabad Mirror

BJP reignites its demand to rename Ahmedabad as Karnavati. The issue, with social and political ramifications, may become a major issue ahead of LS polls…

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Ahmedabad risks UNESCO status tag; The Statesman

Temple gateway in Ahmedabad, India

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Sentinels of Ahmedabad’s history; Parth Shastri; Times of India

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AHMEDABAD: What would Ahmedabad be without its legendary walls? There would not have been a Walled City to start with – something that made it India’s.

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