Hello guys do you know about Uttar Pradesh. Wait for 30 sec and think by yourself what we all know about the state in which we all have grown up and got our all experiences. How much all knows our Uttar Pradesh?
Let us overview what relation Uttar Pradesh have with ancient period.
According to Hindu Legend, the mystical king RAM of the Ramayana Epic dynasty in Ayodhya, the Capital of Kosala.
KRISHNA of Mahabharata Epic also known as reincarnation(Avatar) of Hindu God VISHNU who had been born in the city of Mathura.
Abu’l-Fath Jalal ud-din Muhammad Akbar another divine king who ruled from Agra and Fatehpur Sikri. He was the third ruler of the Mughal Dynasty in India.
In the 18th Century, Mughal Dynasty Fall Down, The Power Comes under the hand of Maratha Empire.
In 1803 ,British East India Company defeated the Maratha Empire in Second Anglo- Maratha War.
And so on…
REGION, DIVISIONS, DISTRICTS
Awadh, Braj, Bundelkhand, Doab, Purvanchal, Rohilkhand.
4: Ambedkar Nagar
29: Gautam Buddha Nagar
42: Kanpur Dehat
43: Kanpur Nagar
47: Lakhimpur kheri
65: Sant Kabir Nagar
66: Sant Ravidas Nagar
Religions in Uttar Pradesh
- Holi, Diwali and Ram Navami are popular festivals of Hindus in Uttar Pradesh.
- Eid al-Adha (Bakrid) and Eid al-Fitr(Eid of happiness) are the popular festivals of Muslims.
- Christmas is a holy day as Christians celebrate the birth of Jesus on 25th December.
- Paryushana, Mahavir Jayanti and Diwali are popular festivals of Jains in Uttar Pradesh.
Kumbhe Mela organised in month[Feb-March] is a major festival held every twelve years in rotation at Allahabad, Haridwar, Ujjain, on river Ganga and Nasik on the Godavari river.
Munshi Premchand, Harivansh Rai Bachchan, Hazari Prasad Dwivedi, Mahadevi Varma, Vibhuti Narain Rai, are few author’s who modernized the Hindi literature.
Ustad Bismillah Khan was an Indian musician credited with popularizing the shehnai and also awarded by the Bharat Ratna,in 2001. He died at aged of 90 in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
Kathak, a classical dance form acquire its origin to the state of Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh ranks 1st in domestic tourist arrivals with more than 71 millions. Million gather at Allahabad to pursue in the Kumbhe Mela where over 12 million Hindu tourist gather in one of the largest gathering of people in the world.
Uttar Pradesh gives access to 3 world heritage sites: Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri.
Gautama Buddha gave his first sermon after his wisdom at Sarnath and died at Kushinagar. Both are the important sites (expedition) for Buddhist. And Sarnath also famous for Pillar of Ashoka and the Lion Capital of Ashoka. And Nearby Varanasi is an ancient city famous for its Ghats and Temples.
Hindi is used as medium of instruction in most of the schools except those affiliated with CBSE or the counsil for ISCE.
Students choose from one of three streams, namely Liberal Art, Commerce or Science. Under 10+2+3 plan, after completing Secondary school, Students typically enroll for 2 year in junior college also known as Pre-University.
5 Central University
28 State University
8 Deemed University
1 IIM in Lucknow
1 NIT in Allahabad
1 National Law University in Lucknow
And several Ploytechnic, Engineering College.
Aligarh Muslims University
Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Science.
Indian Institute of Technology(Kanpur)
Indian Institute of Technology(B.H.U)
Indian Institute of Management( Lucknow)
Indian Institute of Information Technology(Allahabad)
Indian Institute of Information Technology(Lucknow)
Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University
Banaras Hindu University,(Varanasi)
Allahabad is the Head Quarter of North Central Railways. Gorakhpur is Head Quarter of North Eastern Railways.
- Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport in Lucknow
- Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport in Varanasi
This state is 3rd largest economy in India after Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu and Contribute 7.8% to India G.D.P. with an NSDP of Rupee 9760 Billions(US $ 150 Billions)
It Contribute 80 seats to the Lok Sabha and 31 seats to the Rajya Sabha of the Indian Parliament.
State Legislative Body can be divided into Uttar Pradesh Vidhan Parishad and Uttar Pradesh Vidhan Sabha.
The Governor is Head of state and is appointed by the President of India.
Last Legislative assembly largest number of seat went to Samajwadi Party with 224 Seats.