Patna -The Eternal City

Patna - a city with unique blend of a glorious past wrapped in modernity and vibrant culture and tradition, is one of the few cities in the country which has shown tremendous growth in the recent years. Promoted by stabilized and progressive Government, the city has caught attention at numerous places. The city has no longer remained anonymous one, courtesy to the bright talents of the city which are spread throughout the global sphere, earning a good reputation for the city. It is a city whose glorious past, which saw the rise and fall of great dynasties like of Mauryas, Guptas and Nandas, and whose administration extended till Kandahar in modern Afghanistan, is trying hard to emulate the great examples. The city, which produced several noted personalities, played an important role in the independence movement. The name of Gandhi, the Father of Nation, is synonymous with the identity of the city. The names like Gandhi Maidan, Gandhi Setu, Gandhi Sangrahalaya etc. reflects the association of Gandhiji with the city. It is proud of its history of more than 2000 years, with which very few cities of the world can be compared with. The holy Ganga, flowing beside it since time immemorial, has seen the birth of great religions like Buddhism & Jainism in this pious land, as a mute spectator and is a witness of city's birth and its growth. The city has witnessed the birth and emergence of two significant religion - Buddhism and Jainism. Beside, it has been an important center for the Sikhism.

Patna is a city which has kept the history  well preserved with the modernity. At one place, one can climb on the top of historical beehive shaped Golghar and from there can see Biscoman, the symbol of development. The vast stretches of the river Ganga overlooking the Bankipur Girls High School can easily mesmerize one during a pleasant day. The presence of historical colleges of Patna University as well several noted private schools and newly opened IIT, NIT, NIFT, AIIMS etc. are enough to attract the attention in the academic field. There is no wonder that the student of Patna are found in every university of the country. The markets are as vibrant as can be, mixed with the traditional and modern markets.  During October to February, when the climate is cool, the city is buzzing with the number of major festivals.The once famous Pataliputra, is now emerging Patna, moving ahead with pride and confidence. The starting of the construction work of Patna's Marine Drive, JP Ganga Path and the proposed Patna Metro rail is being regarded as the game changer in the city's infrastructure. 

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