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  Maharashtra tourism, Maharashtra holidays, hotel bookings & package tours Maharashtra India.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Land of rugged mountains and the calm sea is one of the largest states of India.
With its capital being Bombay (now Mumbai), Maharashtra has become the economic and commercial hub of India.
Maharashtra is a distinct cultural region with rich historical background.
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  Location map of Maharashtra, Location map of Maharashtra, India location map of Maharashtra, map of Maharashtra in ...
Maharashtra is located in the Deccan region of India.
The state of Maharashtra is well connected with air, road and rail routes for getting inside the state and traveling around it.
Maharashtra has the best connectivity by road amongst all the Indian states.
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 Asia Times Online - The best news coverage from South Asia
On the whole, the attacks prompted a national outcry from the elite section of the Indian intelligentsia; by contrast, the government of Maharashtra, ruled by an alliance of the Congress Party and the Nationalist Congress Party, launched criminal proceedings against Laine and his publishers on January 9, 2004.
Within Maharashtra, Shivaji is easily the most powerful mortal ever born - is a demigod - for reasons of caste, religion, region and culture.
In addition to religion, Laine addresses the categories of Maharashtra, Marathi and India - highlighting their fluidity and anachronistic application in modern times; he also sets straight the record of associated misconceptions related to sects, caste and other contextual affiliations.
www.atimes.com /atimes/South_Asia/FJ09Df02.html   (2651 words)

  
  hotels in maharashtra, Maharashtra Hotels, Hotel in Maharashtra, Hotel Booking for Maharashtra, Budget Hotels in ...
Maharashtra on the stretch of the Arabian Sea occupies a major area in the western and the central parts of India and happens to be the third largest state.
The state of Maharashtra is dotted with several places of tourist interests.
Maharashtra is well connected with the other places and is easily accessible.
www.indiahotelsandresorts.com /maharashtra-hotels/index.html   (613 words)

  
  Pravin Sonawane's Page on Maharashtra
Maharashtra is one of the largest, most affluent and well populated state of India.
Maharashtra state consists of the narrow Konkan coast backed up by the Sahyadri hill ranges of the Western ghats which ascends to the Deccan Plateau and a series of river valleys.
Maharashtra was the main centre for the Maratha Empire,which under the aegis of great warrior Shivaji Maharaj,fought the Moghuls for long.
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 Sikkim
Maharashtra is one of the largest states in India, both in terms of population and area.
Maharashtra is contiguous to the Arabian Sea on the western side, while Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh are its neighbours on the northern side.
Maharashtra, predominantly a Hindu society, with Ganesha as the principal deity, is also home to a host of other religious groups, including the enterprising Parsi community.
www.tourindia.com /htm/maharas.htm   (490 words)

  
 Wildlife of Maharashtra, India. Internet Bulletin about wildlife conservation in National Parks and Wildlife ...
True to its reputation of being the economic powerhouse of India, Maharashtra's contribution towards the Indian economy is significant.
Maharashtra also accounts for nearly 40 percent of the total tax collections in the country.
The confluence of population movements, Maharashtra represents a mosaic of religions, cultures and lifestyles of the entire country.
www.angelfire.com /ma3/maharashtrawildlife   (507 words)

  
 TraveliteIndia.com: Welcome to Maharashtra, Culture and Commerce
Maharashtra is a picturesque state in Western India, with a 720 km coastline and dominates the heart of the Peninsula.
The first well known rulers of Maharashtra were the Satavahanas (230 BC to 225 AD), who were the creators of Maharashtra, and have left a plethora of literary, epigraphic, artistic and archaeological evidence.
It was built in the 12th century by Bhillama, the king of the Yadava dynasty and was renamed in the 14th century as Daulatabad, the 'City of Fortune' by the Sultan of Delhi Mohammed Tughlaq.
www.traveliteindia.com /guide/state/maharashtra.asp   (4603 words)

  
 Maharashtra - Gospel For Asia
Centrally situated on the west coast and with an area of 118,768 square miles (slightly larger than the nation of Italy), Maharashtra is India's third largest state.
Maharashtra is known as "the powerhouse of India" because of its high contribution to the Indian economy through both of these means.
Though Maharashtra is relatively open to the preaching of the Gospel, it is also home to strong anti-Christian fundamentalist groups.
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 Maharashtra Tourism, Ajanta Ellora Caves Travel, Maharashtra Tours, Holidays in Aurangabad- Mahrashtra, Maharashtra ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Located in the northern center of peninsular India, Maharashtra is surrounded by the Arabian sea in the west, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh on the north, Madhya Pradesh in the east and Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh on the south.
Mumbai is the capital of Maharashtra, which derives its name from the Goddess Mumba Devi.
From the middle of the 17th century, a new group of warrior people came to dominate the scene in Maharashtra and elsewhere in India called Marathas.
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 Tourism of India - States of India - Maharashtra
The state of Maharashtra, one of the largest in India in terms of both size and population, stands mostly on the high Deccan plateau which stretches east some 800 km.
It has the Arabian sea on the west, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh to the north, Madhya Pradesh on the east, and Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka to the south.
Maharashtra's many inland and coastal forts are a legacy of Shivaji and, to a lesser extent, the Portuguese.
www.tourismofindia.com /sts/stmaharashtra.htm   (131 words)

  
 Temples of Maharashtra
Chintamani Ganesh Temple at Theur near Pune in Maharashtra: This is a fairly large temple built in the 18th century and is one of the Ashtavinayaks or the 8 sacred shrines dedicated to Ganesh in Maharashtra.
Moreshwar Ganesh Temple at Morgaon near Pune in Maharashtra: This is the foremost of the Ashtavinayaks or the 8 sacred shrines dedicated to Ganesh in Maharashtra.
Varad Vinayak Temple at Mahd near Sholapur in Maharashtra: This is a small temple in the village of Mahd.This is one of the Ashtavinayaks or the 8 sacred shrines dedicated to Ganesh in Maharashtra.
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 Maharashtra
The state was formed in 1960, when the old state of Bombay was split along linguistic lines into two new states, Maharashtra and Gujarat.
The Muslim rulers of India controlled the area of Maharashtra from the early 14th cent.
Maharashtra is governed by a chief minister and cabinet responsible to a bicameral legislature with one elected house and by a governor appointed by the president of India.
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 Dances of Maharashtra,Famous Lavni Dance of Maharashtra,Traditional Folk Dances of Maharashtra India
Enjoy the rhythmic, colorful Lavni Dance of Maharashtr was used as a form of entertainment and morale booster to the tired soldiers during the 18th and 19th century Maratha battle.
Maharashtra folk dance is also performed with great enthusiasm, further adding charm to Tamil Nadu tourism.
In Maharashtra different folk dances are performed during festive occasions that represent their culture and merry-making.
www.indiasite.com /maharashtra/dances.html   (739 words)

  
 Marathi Language
Marathi is the language spoken by the native people of Maharashtra.
Marathi belongs to the group of Indo-Aryan languages which are a part of the larger of group of Indo-European languages, all of which can be traced back to a common root.
Marathi is said to be a descendent of Maharashtri which was the Prakrit spoken by people residing in the region of Maharashtra.
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 Maharashtra News - Latest Mumbai News by NewKerala News Channel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Malegaon (Maharashtra), Sep 10: Investigators Sunday released the sketches of two men suspected to be behind Friday's blasts here that left 38 people dead, and said they were probing possible links with the July 11 Mumbai blasts.
Malegaon (Maharashtra), Sep 10: One of the two cycle shop owners, who were being questioned by the police in connection with Friday's bomb blasts here, has been detained for further interrogation, police sources said here.
Achinta Borah, Latur (Maharashtra), Sep 9: Strongly refuting suggestions that Maharashtra has become a "terrorist state", the Centre today said the blasts in Malegaon were the handiwork of anti-national forces intent on shattering communal harmony.
www.newkerala.com /india/maharashtra-news.php   (1669 words)

  
 GOVERNMENT OF MAHARASHTRA
Application for 47th Maharashtra State Drama Festival 2007-08
Environment Department, Government of Maharashtra invites Expression of interest / project proposals on themes given below for the financial year 2007-08
Report of Bongirwar Committee regarding remedial measures for improving representation of Maharashtra in Civil Services
www.maharashtra.gov.in   (0 words)

  
 Mumbai, Maharashtra Web Design Services - Website Design Firm
This website design firm services: Mumbai, Maharashtra from a local, regional or national office.
This website designer services: Mumbai, Maharashtra from a local, regional or national office.
UrbanEye Media is one of the pioneering Indian design and development companies, Considered by many to be a Maverick of the Design industry, as it was first showcased on ABC in 1996 as the company of choice while looking to send design offshore.
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 Akola, Maharashtra cities, maharashtra destination,maharashtra tours,maharashtra dances, dances of maharashtra, dances ...
Maharashtra travel offers you complete travel arrangements on Maharashtra.
Akola City is located in the north central part of Maharashtra state, western India, on the banks of Murna River and it is an important district in Vidarbha region of Maharashtra State.
An important road and rail junction in the Tapti River valley, it is a commercial trading center chiefly in cotton.
www.travel-maharashtra.com /akola_tours.htm   (339 words)

  
 Maharashtra tourist guide,Maharashtra travel guide,Maharashtra tour operators,Maharashtra tourist guide,Maharashtra ...
The Lands of Caves, Forts and Temples Mumbai is the capital of the Maharashtra State, India's fourth largest State, but it does not reflect the spirit of Maharashtra.
The city is Maharashtra's avaricious heart, its soul lies in the interior of the State in cites like Pune, Kolhapur and Nagpur.
Gandhi was interned by british in Pune for two years after the Quit India declaration, and his ashram is at Sevagram in the state's far east.
www.tourmyindia.com /states/maharashtra/index.html   (305 words)

  
 wildlife of maharashtra
This bulletin contains important papers that discuss international and national issues with direct relevance to the wildlife of Maharashtra.
Illustrations by Peeyush Sekhsaria Several news items were accessed from Centre for Science and Environment's Green File, but have been credited to their original sources.
Apartment 5, Shri Dutta Krupa, 908 Deccan Gymkhana, Pune 411 004, Maharashtra, India.
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 Maharashtra   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The capital of Maharashtra is known by three names; Bombay, Mumbai and Bollywood.
For more information on Maharashtra you could visit one of the sites we listed for you
Maharashtra Links provide general information while Marathi Arts lists links to dance and theatre in Maharashtra
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