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  • Towards the beginning of the fifteenth century, the state of Gujarat was ruled by the Muslim Muzaffarid dynasty
  • Sultan Ahmed Shah named the city on banks of river Sabarmati as Ahmedabad, and made it the capital of Gujarat
  • Sultanate Rule: Towards the end of the thirteenth century, Gujarat was captured by the Sultanate of Delhi
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  • Logo of State Bank of India shows a blue circle with a small cut in the bottom which depicts perfection and the common man
  • The logo was designed by The National Institute of Design (NID) in Ahmedabad, and was inspired from the depiction of Kankaria lake as seen from height
  • Logo was designed by Shekhar Kamat of NID Ahmedabad & released on Oct 1st, 1971 during inauguration of SBI Central Office building at Backbay Reclamation Bombay
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  • National Cancer Survivors Day is an annual celebration of fife held by hundreds of communities is US and around the world
  • It is a celebration of those who survived cancer and an inspiration for those are battling against the same
  • On National Cancer Survivors Day thousands of people gather across the globe to honor cancer survivors and pledge to fight against the same
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  • House of MG and its annexes (Mangaldas ni Haveli I and Mangaldas ni Haveli II) are premier boutique heritage hotels in Ahmedabad
  • It is a 20th century family mansion, now having all modern amenities and converted into a 38 room hotel
  • The historical significance of the place is that Mahatma Gandhi stayed here in 1917 on coming back from South Africa
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  • Sidi Sayeed Mosque is one of the most marvelous historical site, worth visiting in the city of Ahmedabad in India
  • Sidi Saiyyed Mosque, popularly known as Sidi Saiyyid ni Jali was built in 1572 AD
  • It was built by Sidi Saiyyid along with Bilal Jhajar Khan, a general in the army of last Sultan Shams-ud-Din Muzaffar Shah III of Gujarat Sultanate
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  • Ahmedabad heritage walk is one of the most unique tourist attractions in the city of Ahmedabad
  • 600 years old city of Ahmedabad (1411 A.D) has some of the finest Indian-Islamic monuments and exquisite Hindu and Jain temples
  • The Heritage Walk of Ahmedabad was launched by the Amdavad Municipal Corporation (AMC) in association with CRUTA Foundation, an NGO, on 19th November 1997
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  • Reverse innovation or trickle-up innovation is an innovation seen or used first in the developing world, before spreading to the industrialized world
  • Here innovation happens as an inexpensive model to meet the needs of developing countries, and then use and distribute it in highly developed countries
  • Introduced by John Hagel III and John Seely Brown in 2005 McKinsey Quarterly article titled “Innovation blowback: Disruptive management practices from Asia"
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  • Healthark is a boutique consulting firm founded by team with over 30+ years experience in healthcare consulting and operations
  • The core team has experience in serving global clients in India, US, Europe and other Asian markets
  • Healthark leverages a network of 75,000+ doctors and hospital administrators across 40+ cities to provide deep insights
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  • Patang hotel was the first revolving restaurant of its kind in India, started in 1984
  • Structure of the hotel resembles a traditional "chabutara" where birds come for feeding and water
  • It has a free standing umbrella type structure, accessible via view elevators that provide a view of the river and walled city of Ahmedabad
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  • During 11th century, Karna of Chaulukya dynasty made Ahmedabad his capital, and named it Karnavati (Karna's town)
  • Ahmedabad during that time was also named Shrinagar (prosperous city) and Rajnagar (king's town), but Karnavati remained the most popular name
  • Chaulukya rule weakened in the second half of the 13th century, Vaghela dynasty rose to power in Gujarat in 1243, but the name still remained
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  • New Lucky Restaurant in Ahmadabad is a unique concept where the restaurant is made on a cemetry with old muslim graves still in place
  • Owner Krishnan Kutti chose to preserve the coffins and place tables around them instead of ripping off the graves while building this restaurant
  • It is a 60 year old restaurant, and now fairly popular amongst the young and the old
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  • Sabarmati Gandhi Ashram is another historical place worth visiting in the city of Ahmedabad
  • One of the residences of Mahatma Gandhi who lived here for 12 years along with his wife Kasturba Gandhi
  • Gandhiji led the famous Dandi march also known as the Salt Satyagraha on 12 March 1930 from this Asharam
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  • Sabarmati river front is one of the most recent and amazing places worth visiting in Ahmedabad
  • It is a stretch of artificially reclaimed land, built on both sides of the river, now coveted into a jogging track, gardens, amusement parks, etc.
  • Sabarmati Riverfront is a waterfront being developed along the banks of Sabarmati river in Ahmedabad
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  • Ahmedabad was declared as a heritage city by UNESCO recently in 2017
  • Situated in the heart of Gujarat, Ahmedabad has a character like no other, defined by a spirit of enterprise
  • Ahmedabad is know for its complex maze of neighbourhood called pols, and hosts some of the country’s finest medieval Islamic Architecture
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  • "Diderot effect" was coined by anthropologist and scholar of consumption patterns Grant McCracken in 1988
  • It was based on famous essay by Denis Diderot in the 17th century named as "Regrets on parting with my Old Dressing Gown"
  • Here he tells how the gift of a beautiful scarlet dressing gown leads to unexpected results, eventually plunging him into debt
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