Year: 2016

Madhya Pradesh

Information about Madhya Pradesh Capital Bhopal Largest city Indore Districts 51 Madhya Pradesh is a state in central India. Nicknamed the “heart of India” due to its geographical location in India, Madhya Pradesh is the second-largest state in the country by area. With over 75 million inhabitants, it is the fifth-largest state in India by …

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Kerala

Information about Kerala Country  India Statehood 1 November 1956 Capital Thiruvananthapuram Districts 14 Kerala famously known as “God’s own Country”. Keralam, the land of kera or coconut, is a never-ending array of coconut palms…sun blanched beaches…kettuvallams over enchanting backwaters… magical monsoon showers…silent valleys vibrant with flora and fauna…misty mountains of the Western Ghats…fragrance of spices…evenings …

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Himachal Pradesh

The literal meaning of Himachal Pradesh is Region of snowy mountains. Himachal Pradesh was also known as Deva Bhumi (the land of the gods). Himachal Pradesh has the highest proportion of Hindu population in India. Himachal was one of the few states that had remained largely untouched by external customs, largely due to its difficult …

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Delhi

Information about Delhi Delhi officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi or NCT, is a city and a union territory of India. It is bordered by Haryana on three sides and by Uttar Pradesh to the east. The NCT covers an area of 1,484 square kilometres (573 sq mi). Delhi is the capital of India. Delhi has …

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Bihar

Bihar is the 12th largest state in terms of geographical size at 38,202 sq mi and 3rd largest by population. Close to 85% of the population lives in villages. Almost 58% of Biharis are below the age of 25, which is the highest proportion in India. Amongst all the states in the country, Bihar is …

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Arunachal Pradesh

Information about Arunachal Pradesh State symbols of Arunachal Pradesh Animal Bos frontalis Bird Hornbill Flower Foxtail orchid Tree Hollong Arunachal Pradesh  is one of the 29 states of India and is the northeastern-most state of the country. Arunachal Pradesh borders the states of Assam and Nagaland to the south and shares international borders with Bhutan …

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States

Andhar Pradesh Andhra Pradesh was formed on 1st November 1956, and It covers an area of 2,75,045 square kilometres.                                                                          …

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Maha Shivaratri

Maha Shivaratri is a Hindu festival celebrated annually in honour of the god Shiva. There is a Shivaratri in every luni-solar month of the Hindu calendar, on the month’s 13th night/14th day, but once a year in late winter (February/March, or Phalguna) and before the arrival of spring, marks Maha Shivaratri which means “the Great Night of Shiva”. It is a major festival in Hinduism, …

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Yakshagana

  Yakshagana is a musical dance drama popular in coastal and Malenadu regions of Karnataka, India. Yakshagana is the recent (200 years) scholastic name for what are known in Kannada as Kelike, Dashavatara, Aata, Bayalaata. It is believed to have evolved from pre-classical music and theatre during Bhakti movement. Yakshagana is popular in the districts …

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