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Serving as a single capital for both the North Indian states of Punjab and Haryana, Chandigarh was conceptualized by Le Corbusier, the Swiss and French modernist architect. All his works include the high court with its capitol complex, legislative assembly of the two states, the huge open hand monument as well as the secretariat. Funded by the Canadian money at the most, the city of Chandigarh has parks portraying the sculptures carved in stones. The beautiful artifacts embellished in industrial relics and recycled ceramics have stellar features to attract the viewers to through them in surprise.
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The Rock garden of Chandigarh, named after a prodigy Mr. Nek Chand who secretly shaped up the rock sculptures in his leisure time while he was serving in the Government office. The botanical garden of Chandigarh is manicured in a sprawling area of 30 acres with more than 50,000 rose plants in different shades and as many as 1600 species. This Zakir Hussain Rose Garden attracts tourists in huge numbers for its beauty. It is easy to connect with the like minded travel buddies through Journalong app in the net savvy world of Chandigarh.
The flora and fauna at Chandigarh is worth watching:
The reservoir at the footsteps of the beautiful Himalayas is pooled as Sukhna lake and this rain fed water body was crafted in 1958 by building a dam called the Sukhna Choe, a stream which seasonally flows down from the beautiful Shivalik hills. The Chattbir zoo situated near Zirakpur in 1970 offers a vivid display of reptiles, birds and mammals which are native to India and other countries of the sub tropical regions. The Open Hand Monument, the international dolls museum, the Elante mall for shopping, the natural history museum are the other concrete ambiences of the city. Take a tour and do not miss the photography part as you can inspire from the pictures uploaded by your fellow tourists on the app.