DrVenkatramanRamakrishnan

Dr. Venkatraman Ramakrishnan

Dr. Venkatraman aka Venki is an Nobel Laureate from MSU. Working at MRC - Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge, England, this Indian-born American structural biologist shared...
HomaiVyarawalla

Homai Vyarawalla

Homai was born in Navsari in Year 1913 and the parents of her were part of Pasi-Urdu travelling theater company. Her mother settled in Bombay (now Mumbai) so that her children can get good schooling etc. Homai...
LalBaug

Lal Baug

Lal Baug or Lalbaug is park is located near Pratap Vilas Palace. A Narrow Gauge Railway line from Gaekwad's Era, which goes from Dabhoi to Jambusar, is adjacent to the Park. A swimming pool, managed by VMSS is...
Galteshwar

Galteshwar Mahadev Temple

About 16 km from Dakor is a Shiva temple of the Solanki era, situated on the alluring sangam (confluence) of the rivers Mahi and Galati where it is said lived Galav Muni Chandrahaas of Puranic fame. At present...
NimetaGarden

Nimeta Garden

Nimeta Garden is located approximately 15 KMs from City, on the route to Ajwa Garden & Sayaji Sarovar. Nimeta has the water Treatment Plant, which is why people call these (Ajwa Nimeta Gardens) Places...
Sayaji(Ajwa)Sarovar

Sayaji Sarovar

Sayaji Sarovar or better known as Ajwa Sarovar (Reservoir) is an earthen dam that was built early 20th century by the then ruler Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III. Its main aim was to provide water to the...
AjwaGarden

Ajwa Garden

Ajwa Garden is a best tourist destination with a fountain garden, located just 29 KMs from city. It was built by Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III in early 20th century. Ajwa is the reservoir which is also...
JummaMasjid

Jumma Masjid

Jumma (Jama) Masjid is located near Mandvi Gate in the old city. The building and the Institutions attached there-to were carried out under the Supervision of the President and the Building Committee of the...