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Address: Inside The Bharathi Park, Pondicherry, India
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Good place for spending time in evening

This is inside the park and located mainly in the middle of the park. Nice lighting in the evening and looks prominent from around the park. Worth for taking snaps

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 February 2017
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Kozhikode, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The build up and photos could be misleading. It is a decent enough park, but pretty small and more a hangout for the locals. Do not have much expectation and make this just a stop over around your exploration of White Town.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

The structure is small but extremely beautiful. In fact it is the centre of attraction of the park. The maintenance is superb.

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bangalore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is inside the park and located mainly in the middle of the park. Nice lighting in the evening and looks prominent from around the park. Worth for taking snaps

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

To those without local knowledge, this quite impressive monument lacks any evident explanation in English. The story, about the harlot or courtesan and the water supply( we read this in the museum) is an interesting tale, but nothing at the monument to tell you about it. A clearly written explanation in English would greatly enhance the experience.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

We had a pleasant walk around this park on a nice day while in Ponducherry.It is a pleasant place to walk and sit and we saw the monument while we were there A nice meeting spot for locals

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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

The Park Monument is situated inside the Bharathi Park. It is a unique monument with all the sides having almost similar architecture. After sunset, when the monument is lighted up, it gives the best look! Entry to the park is free and it is open till 7 PM.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Nothing great to mention about this attraction. It lies at center of Bharathi Park & can be a good Photo Shoot option.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

A unique monument and a good photo opportunity.. All four sides are same. In the middle of the park so quick access

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Bengaluru, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Park Monument (Aayi Mandapam) is located inside "The Bharathi Park". Looks great from a distance but there is noting much too see when go close. If visiting Barathi Park - you may choose to spend 2 min else skip it - nothing to loose...

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Sri Kembangan, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

Aayi Mandapam is situated in the middle of Bharathi Park. It is a monument to respect a lady called 'Aayi', during the French time. She destroyed her house to erect water and allow water reservoir to be built for the city.

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