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  1. Maidan

    The Maidan is the largest urban park in Kolkata in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is a vast stretch of field and home to numerous play grounds, including the famous cricketing venue Eden Gardens, several football stadia, and Kolkata Race Course. Maidan is dotted with several statues and pieces of architecture, most notable being the Victoria Memorial. It is home to the oldest golf club outside Great Britain - the Royal Calcutta Golf Club. Due to the freshness and greenery it provides to the metropolis, it has been referred to as the "lungs of Kolkata". Maidan is a property of the Indian Army, and hosts the Eastern zone high command of the Indian Army in Fort William. The Maidan stretches from as far north as the Raj Bhavan building in Esplanade and as far south as the National Library on Belvedere Rd. in Alipore. The wide field stretches from the Hoogly River on the west to the Victoria Memorial on the east. It is a historical and cultural center of Kolkata as well as a center of leisure and entertainment for Calcuttans.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Maidan

    mī′dan, n. an esplanade or parade-ground near a town in Persia and India. [Pers.]

Anagrams for maidan »

  1. Damian

  2. aidman


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of maidan in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of maidan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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