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Patna Destination Guide

Explore Patna in India.

Patna in the region of Bihār with it's 1,599,920 inhabitants is a town in India - some 529 mi (or 851 km) South-East of New Delhi, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Patna is now 08:54 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kolkata" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Sonpur, Sherpur, Sarai, Ranchi, Punpun or Bhojpur. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Suitha, Patna, Paleza, Khagaul, Digha and Dinapore. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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CIMAGE 'Gandhi Jayanti' -Dance Drama by ...

40:11 min ( April 01, 2012 by jeetandraccnaccnp)
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India from Vedic Period to Present times, beautifully represented by students of Cimage college Patna, Vedas, Rama, Krishna, Buddha,Mahaveer, Sufis, Nanak, Kabeer, Meera, British Rule, Freedom Movemen...

Freshers Party in Magadh Mahila College ...

01:36 min ( September 07, 2012 by inextlive)
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In Patna a grand freshers party recently organized in Magadh Mahila College. In this event girls rock the dance floor & here Ms. Fresher was also elected


01:15 min ( August 01, 2008 by Losel Boon Hong Chuah)
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From Home to Homelessness Chapter 17 of 20 Buddha stayed briefly in the town during the last year of his life. The 3rd Buddhist Council was held in 253BCE convened by King Asoka. A Pilgrimage to India...

Dance Patna Dance

02:59 min ( April 30, 2012 by inextlive)
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On World Dance Day several programmes were organized in Patna city. From Premchand Rangshala to Bhartiya Nritya Kala Mandir and Jatan Hall everywhere artistes presented their dancing skills with enthu...

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Interesting facts about this location


The Golghar or Gol Ghar (गोलघर), ("Round house"), located to the west of the Gandhi Maidan in Patna, capital of Bihar state, India. It is a granary built by Captain John Garstin, in 1786.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 25.6, 85.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Agricultural buildings, Buildings and structures in Patna, Economic history of India, History of Bihar, Industrial buildings completed in 1786, Visitor attractions in Patna

Patna division

Patna division is an administrative geographical unit of Bihar state of India. Patna is the administrative headquarters of the division. Currently (2005), the division consists Patna District; Nalanda District, also called Biharsharif District; Bhojpur District, also called Arrah district; Rohtas District, also called Sasaram district; Buxar District; Kaimur District, also called Bhabhua district.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 25.6, 85.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Divisions of Bihar, Patna division

Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport

Patna Airport, also known as Jaiprakash Narayan Airport, Patna (Hindi: जयप्रकाश नारायण हवाई अड्डा), is an airport located 5 kilometres southwest of Patna, the capital of state of Bihar in India. According to the statistics released by the Airports Authority of India, the agency responsible for the airport, it is the 21st busiest airport in India and domestic traffic is growing rapidly.

More reading: Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport homepage
Located at 25.6, 85.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Bihar, Buildings and structures in Patna

Gandhi Maidan

Gandhi Maidan, previously known as the Patna Lawns, is a historic ground at Patna near the banks of Ganges. The Golghar falls to its west. This ground saw the launch of several movements during the Indian freedom struggle, the most important being the Champaran movement and the Quit India movement of 1942.

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Located at 25.6, 85.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Maidans in India, Memorials to Mahatma Gandhi, Patna, Visitor attractions in Patna

Patna University

Patna University, the first university in Bihar, was established in 1917 during the British Raj, and is the seventh oldest university of the Indian subcontinent. At that time, the jurisdiction of the university extended to Bihar, Odisha, and the Kingdom of Nepal. The university oversaw examinations for educational institutions ranging from school finals to the postgraduate levels.

More reading: Patna University homepage
Located at 25.6, 85.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Association of Commonwealth Universities, Education in Patna, Educational institutions established in 1917, Patna University, Universities and colleges in Bihar