Documentaries on South Asian cities

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    So, this thread is an idea I got from a video I watched of Delhi. It is for documentaries of cities from the region, both modern and in antiquity. Videos about arts, culture, buildings, music, monuments, events, food and even general city life. Anything to show your city in a good light, bad light, crazy light. You name it.

    I'll start with a video of the capital city of our large country:



     
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    And a documentary of one city that, I believe, is close in a lot of South Asians' hearts: Lahore

     
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    And one of the former capital of most of the Colonial Raj, and for long a centre of arts, culture and literary work in India: Kolkatta



     
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    Another documentary from a city just east of the border: Dhaka

     
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    And what is arguably the most fantastic, without a doubt wondrous, and all round awesome city of South Asia: aamchi Mumbai!







     
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    From one financial capital to another: Karachi



    Karachi- in better days!





     
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    we need vice guide to karachi too !
     
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    By popular request:








     
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    And another upcoming financial centre in its own right: Ahmedabaad



    ^^ So here's one reason why the West is opening up to Narendra Modi. And here's another:

     
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    Here's a vid of a city that symbolizes: urban, yuppy and youthful exuberance like no other. Bangalore
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    City of the Pearls and IT: Hyderabad



     
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    Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor

     
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    Yup, the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridoor is set to create several cities in between. Some of those have already begun taking shape. Here's one of them:

     
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    Another important South Asian city and arguably one of the happiest in the subcontinent: Colombo Unplugged!

     
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    So, here's one city you don't hear about at all: Bhubaneshwar is capital of India's Orissa state, and the changing face of one of a number of planned cities under construction.





     
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    Here's a video from Bangladesh's 2nd biggest city: Chittagong



    Chittagong is a business and port city and is famous for its hill tracts.

     
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    Here's a look at Chennai: automotive and manufacturing hub and capital of the state of Tamil Nadu.





     
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