||Gujarat is situated on the west coast of India and is bounded by the Arabian Sea on the west… Pakistan on the
north-west…Rajasthan on the north, Madhya Pradesh in south-east and Maharashtra in south. Gujarat, the land
of very rich heritage, glorious history and traditions one of the most developed state of India this fertile
and prosperous land has a colourful profile. Wide open to the Arabian Sea on the west, Gujarat had strong commercial
and cultural links with other part of the world.
| For centuries, it was exposed to outside influence through trade,
conquest and immigration. In the process it assimilated the element of various cultures and simultaneously progressed and
prospered with time retaining its cultural identity values. Gujarat is the bastion of Jainism, the birth place of father of nation-Mahatma
Gandhi, a home of cultures and land of gentle and most enterprising people.