Sign for Nagar Haveli
|State||Dadra and Nagar Haveli|
|• Official||Marathi, Gujarati|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
Silvassa, the capital of the union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli is located in Nagar Haveli pocket.
Silvassa has a large number of factories and industries providing significant government revenue, which allows the city to maintain a low level of taxation.
Silvassa is also considered to be the home of Warli culture. Warli is the language spoken by the Warli people which is basically a mixture of Marathi and Gujarati languages with a local twist.
Silvassa is famous for its natural beauty with number of beautiful gardens. Well known Hindi movie "Phool Aur Kaante" was shot here. The Lion Safari and Vasona Deer Park are new upcoming tourist attractions.
Other towns in Nagar Haveli are: Amli, Sili, Saili, Amal, Kanadi, Vasona, Velugam, Dolara, Sindavni.
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