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Geography | Design & Technology

Is Chandigarh the perfect city?

Unlike most cities around the world, Chandigarh did not emerge organically as a series of small villages grew and merged. Instead, it was built entirely from scratch. This gave its planners a huge opportunity: the chance to create a perfect city. Today, Chandigarh is one of the most sought after locations in India, known for its energy efficiency, green spaces and quality of life. This video from TED-Ed explains why.

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