Palampur is a famous name. Precisely, it is situated near Ahmedabad in Gujarat. Trees naturally surround the green village of Palampur. It is the leafy suburb of Gujarat. Approximately, only a thousand people get their refuge from this region. I am privileged to form an extended member of this great family living in Palampur village. Two rivers surround the village making it look an island. It is the home of wild birds which seek refuge on trees surrounding the village. Despite having mixed religion, the presence of prominent temples and a mosque implies the two primary religion in the village. Being an Island village, there is a well-established market center where the residents buy and sell goods. The modern schools and advanced health care center in Palampur village makes it the most developed village in Gujarat. There are few people performing farming and animal husbandry for survival. However, the majority are professionals with distinct qualifications in various careers. Both Christians and Muslims celebrate all festivals together. The residence, live a simple life with brotherhood. The little resources are equitably distributed without tribalism based on religious affiliations. Peaceful coexistence is the necessary foundation and the cornerstone of survival in the village. Everyone is a brother and a sister.
Means of transport in my village
The famous river Gujarat traverse the entire village from east to west. The river provides every household with small canals. Road transport is limited to summer session when the region is dry. Village-boats have often used transportation services. Despite the existence of many good roads, however, they remain underwater since the village experience frequent rainfall. Goods and animals are also ferried in engine boats.
Approximately, my village has a population of one thousand people. Children and youths form the greater part of this population. Palampur village being a good business hub and an Island, people from different communities live in the region. There is a limited ancestral relationship, but love and peace are the primary uniting factor in the village. Though the majority of the population are Christians, the Muslims community is equitably distributed around the village. Initially, the eastern part of the village was preoccupied with the Muslims brothers while Christians exclusively cover the lower eastern and entire western region. Crop cultivation is the typical livelihood activities for the semi-skilled people. However, the majority of Muslims earn their daily bread through service delivery. The village is enlightened with formal education. The majority of the adult drive high-end cars and hold high office position. Nearly every one-kilometer walk, there is either a professor, lawyer or senior merchants. Such professionals live in good apartments with proper lightening connection thus making the village to have an outlook of a small town in the bush.
Schools and library
Households compete based on educational achievement. There are many good schools and library in the village. Acquiring basic education is simple and easy for every household. The schools are built equitably across the entire village. There are primary schools for boys and girls. The public libraries are also distributed equitably in the region. The libraries are stocked with reading materials and computers for conducting research. Moreover, training institution is also built to enable the society acquires skills in different careers.
The climatic condition of my village
The tropical climate in my village provides a historical feel. Pure and fresh blowing air, especially in the afternoon, add life to the residents. The calm feeling with melodious sound of birds at dawn always reminds the inhabitants of a new day. The floods on the main roads sweep away all the accumulated impurities in the region. The evergreen appearance of the village draws birds and other animals to seek refuge in the village. In conclusion, my Palampur village is indeed a good village.