Indian Institute of Advanced Study

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Rashtrapati Nivas, Chaura Maidan, Near Birds Zoo, Boileauganj, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 171005

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Indian Institute of Advanced Study, also known as Viceregal Lodge, is located on the picturesque location of Observatory Hill. A major attraction in Shimla, the Scottish structure is a research institute, built under the viceroyalty of Lord Dufferin between 1884 and 1888.Established in 1964, and inaugurated by Dr S. Radhakrishnan, the former President of India, itis a major tourist attraction in the beautiful city of Shimla.The building was formerly used by the British Government to hold important political meetings.Taken here, are some significant historic decisions, such as the Shimla Conference (1945), andthe Separation of Pakistan and East Pakistan (1947).Winning trophies by SAGES, for being one of the most beautiful and well-maintained gardens inthe region, it perhaps has one of the highest landscape gardens in the world.The excellence of this architecture was a part of the Bollywood movie, Black

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