Category:Puducherry (union territory)
Puducherry (Tamil: புதுச்சேரி [Putuccēri], Telugu: పాండిచెర్రి [Pāṃḍicěrri], Malayalam: പുതുശ്ശേരി [Putuśśēri], French: Pondichéry, English formerly Pondicherry) is a en:Union Territory of India. It is a former French colony, consisting of four non-contiguous enclaves, or regions, and named after the largest, Puducherry. It is also known as The French Riviera of the East (La Côte d'Azur de l'Est). Of late, Puducherry is also considered an educational hub of southern India, having one central university, 8 medical colleges, 8 engineering colleges, 3 dental colleges, one law college, one veterinary college, one agricultural college, 10 arts & science, & 5 polytechnic colleges functioning within its territory. Many medical and engineering colleges including one National Institute of Technology and a state owned university are also reported to be in queue.
This category has the following 16 subcategories, out of 16 total.
- ► Architecture of Puducherry (6 C)
- ► Buildings in Puducherry (18 C)
- ► Culture of Puducherry (13 C)
- ► History of Puducherry (11 C)
- ► Nature of Puducherry (11 C, 11 F)
- ► Quality images of Puducherry (5 F)