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Allahabad University: The University of Allahabad, informally known also as Allahabad University is a public central university located in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India. Established on September 23, 1887, it is the fourth oldest University in India. Its origins lie in the Muir Central College, named after Lt. Governor of North-Western Provinces, Sir William Muir in 1876, who suggested the idea of a Central University at Allahabad, which later evolved to the present university. At one point it was called the "Oxford of the East", and on 24 June 2005 its Central University status was restored through the 'University Allahabad Act, 2005', of the Parliament of India.
- also known as Allahabad University, main campus
- part of India, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
- official website: www.allduniv.ac.in
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The Philosophy of the Grammarians by Harold G. Coward, K. Kunjunni Raja
AUss — Allahabad University Sanskrit Series AUSt — Allahabad University Studies BB — (Bezzenbergers) Beitrage zur Kunde der indogermanischen Sprachen ( Göttingen) ...
by Manohar Sajnani
Allahabad University. Bharadwaj - ashram. Museum and Jawaharlal Nehru Planetorium. a recent addition to the city . Kumbh Mela — According to Hindu creation myths, the gods and demons once ...
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