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or Ah·me·da·bad  (ä′mə-də-bäd′)
A city of northwest India north of Mumbai. Founded in 1411 as the capital of a Gujarat kingdom, it is a commercial and cultural center with many outstanding mosques, temples, and tombs.


(ˈɑːmədəˌbɑːd) or


(Placename) a city in W India, in Gujarat: famous for its mosque. Pop: 3 515 361 (2001)


or Ah•mad•a•bad

(ˌɑ məd ɑˈbɑd)

a city in E Gujarat state, in W India, N of Bombay. 2,954,526.
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Doshi's work ranges from the blocky, concrete Life Insurance Corporation Housing buildings in Ahmedabad to the naturalist curves of that city's Amdavad ni Gufa underground art gallery.
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Established in 1907, Bochasanwasi Shri Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha (BAPS) with headquarters in Amdavad (India) is "a socio-spiritual Hindu organization with its roots in the Vedas".
He holds a bachelor's degree in chemistry from Gujarat University in Amdavad, India, a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from the University of Southern California and a master's degree in engineering management from Northeastern University in Boston, Mass.
The system in Amdavad Municipal Corporation lodges complaints in 200 different categories such as fire and rescue, wall collapse, fallen tree etc.