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  Himachal Pradesh - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Neighbouring regions are Tibet to the east, Jammu and Kashmir to the north and northwest, Punjab to the southwest, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh to the south and Uttaranchal to the southeast.
Himachal Pradesh was formed into 10 districts and was declared the 18th state of India on January 25, 1971, with Shimla as its capital.
The population of Himachal Pradesh includes estimated population of entire Kinnaur district, where the population enumeration of Census of India, 2001 could not be conducted due to natural calamity.
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 Music of Himachal Pradesh - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Himachal Pradesh – Jammu – Jharkhand Karnataka – Kashmir – Kerala – Madhya Pradesh Maharashtra Manipur Meghalaya Mizoram Nagaland Orissa Punjab Rajasthan Sikkim – Tamil Nadu – Tripura – Uttar Pradesh Uttaranchal – West Bengal
Himachal Pradesh is a state of India, located in the northwest corner of the country.
Himachal Pradesh folk music features a wide variety of drums, including dammama, damanght, gajju, doru, dhaunsa, nagara, dholku, nagarth, tamaka, dafale, dhol, dolki and hudak.
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 Himachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh is situated in the heart of western himalayas.
Hinduism practiced in the areas of Himachal that are closer to the northern plains is very similar to the Hinduism practiced in the plains.
Himachal Pradesh became a full fledged state of the Republic of India on January 25, 1971.
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 Geography of Himachal Pradesh, Travel to Himachal, Trekking in Himachal Pradesh India
Himachal is situated in the heart of western himalayas.
Himachal is located between 30"22' and 30"12' north latitude and between 75"47' and 79"4' east longitude.
Shimla is the capital of Himachal Pradesh, which has been the summer capital of the government of India during English rule.
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Himachal Pradesh is the least urbanized state in India; the urban population accounts for less than 10 per cent of the total.
CLIMATE OF HIMACHAL PRADESH: The State can be divided into two regions: the Southern part, which is almost as hot as the plains and the northern region having a temperate summer and a winter with extreme cold and heavy snowfall.
Festivals of Himachal Pradesh: Shivratri festival in Mandi in Feb/March; Sul Mata festival in Chamba in March; Kangra Valley Tea Festival in April; Shimla Summer Festival in May; Kulu Dussehra, which begins when festivities in the rest of the country have ended in October; Renuka Fair, held on the banks of Renuka lake in November.
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 Himachal Pradesh - Gospel For Asia
Himachal Pradesh has an area of 21,490 square miles (slightly smaller than Croatia) and a population of 6.1 million.
Seventy-one percent of the population is involved in agriculture, which is the mainstay of Himachal Pradesh.
Today Himachal Pradesh is still spiritually poor and considered to be the darkest and least evangelized state of India.
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 Himachal Pradesh complete Guide, Himachal Travel lnformation, Himachal Tourism information, Shimla, Manali, Kullu India
Himachal Pradesh came into being as a part C State of Indian Union on 15th April, 1948 by integrating 30 big and small hill states.
With the recognition of Punjab on 1st November, 1966, certain areas belonging to it were also included in Himachal Pradesh.
Himachal Online is oldest Portal Providing information about hill state of India includes guide to Shimla, Dalhousie, Manali, Chamba, Mandi, Kullu and Himachal hotels, Himachal resorts, Himachal tourism.
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 Himachal - districts, tourism, adventures, discussion forum, hotels, online hotels reservation, geography, religious ...
himachal or himachal pradesh as its name suggests in known as land of snowy mountains, himachal or himachal pradesh or himachalpradesh offers a lavish display of nature.
Himachal Pradesh is bound between 30°22' to 33°12' North Latitude and 75°47' to 79°04' East Longitude.
himachal adventure activities includes angling in himachal, camping in himachal, golf in himachal, para gliding in himachal, rock climbing in himachal, skiing in himachal, trekking in himachal, vehicle safari in himachal.
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 Himachal pradesh-Kinnaur-Introduction
The District Headquarters Kalpa at a distance of 260 kilometers from Simla, the capital of Himachal Pradesh is connected by a motorable road, has a population of less than 1500 persons.
The Southern boundary adjoins Uttar Kashi districts of Uttar Pradesh and the Rohru tahsil of Mabasu district in Himachal Pradesh.
The Northern boundary adjoins the Spiti Sub Division of Lahul and Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh.
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 Tourism of India - States of India - Himachal Pradesh
The state of Himachal Pradesh came into existence with the partition of Punjab and Haryana in 1966.
Himachal Pradesh is essentially a mountain state - it takes in the transition zone from the plains to the high Himalayas.
Himachal Pradesh is one of the loveliest states in India, with charming lakes, pretty flowers, ancient shrines and beautiful people.
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Cradled in the Himalayas, the world's mightiest mountain ranges, Himachal Pradesh is blessed with some of the most spectacular and beautiful landscapes anywhere.
The State is bordered by Jammu and Kashmir on North, Punjab on West and South-West, Haryana on South, Uttar Pradesh on South-East and China on the East.
At a height of 2130 m, the capital of the mountain state of Himachal, Shimla was the glamorous summer capital of the British, in India.
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After independence of India, Himachal was declared as Union territory but later on its status was raised to part 'C' state till 1966 when some hilly areas of Punjab were merged in this due to re-organzation of Punjab state.
It is surrounded by Jammu-Kashmir in the north, Uttar Pradesh in the south-east, Haryana in the south and Punjab in the south-west.
According to the Mahabharta the tract which forms the present day Himachal Pradesh was made up of number of small republics known as Janpadas each of which constituted both a state and cultural unit.
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 Temples and Legends Of Himachal Pradesh - (Index)
Introduction to the Temples and Legends of Himachal Pradesh
Sirmur district in Himachal pradesh is more advanced and closer with affiliations to the surrounding States.
The entire area of the present Bilaspur district in Himachal pradesh was princely state and with the lapsse of para- mountacy in India was taken over under the Central Admin- istration as a separate unit.
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 Himachal Pradesh: India Tourism - Incredible India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Himachal Pradesh is a tiny hill state whose pleasant summers make it a popular holiday resort.
Himachal has, in addition to popular resort towns, a series of secluded hill retreats ideal for interested anglers, trekkers and those wanting a quiet getaway.
Situated in the north-west Himalayas, Shimla is the capital of Himachal Pradesh.
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 MTB Himachal [The Event]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
MTB Himachal is supported by the department of tourism, Government of Himachal Pradesh.
Himachal has some of the best terrain in the world for the sport of mountain cycling and MTB Himachal 2005 is just the event to present a unique view of the scenic landscape to visitors.
Where on one hand it brings the excitement of the sport of Mountain Biking to Himachal Pradesh on the other it creates a platform for the sport to thrive in the state.
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 Himachal Pradesh Tourism,Himachal Tourism,Himachal Pradesh Travel,Travel to Himachal Pradesh,Himachal Tour ...
Visit to the scenic Himachal Pradesh is an enviable treat for any travel buff.
Himachal is privileged with some of the most exotic landscapes.
There are some 2000 deities worshipped in Himachal and numerous fairs and festivals are held in their honor.
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 Adventure In Himachal Pradesh, Famous Adventure Activities of Himachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh Adventure Guide: India ...
Adventure is one of the highlights in the state of Himachal Pradesh.
Himachal Tourism operates camps at Sarchu in Lahaul besides built accommodation.
Himachal has an extensive network of roads, treks, and apart from the route mentioned above, there are several others you can traverse on.
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 Himachal Pradesh Tourism, Himachal Pradesh India Tourism, Himachal Pradesh Tourists Information: India Line Travel
Himachal Pradesh is a land endowed with abundant natural beauty.
Located in the northern part of India, the state of Himachal Pradesh is bounded by beautiful Jammu and Kashmir in the north, Punjab in the west, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh in the south and Tibet in the east.
The reason to visit Himachal Pradesh can be any one of the above, yet the outcome is invariably the same - a satisfaction that you need at the end of the trip.
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 TraveliteIndia.com: Information about Himachal Pradesh, Land of Eternal snow peaks and valleys in india
Himachal Pradesh - the land of the eternal snow peaks - takes in the transition zone from the plains to the high Himalayas and in the trans-Himalayan region of Lahaul and Spiti actually crosses the mighty barrier to the Tibetan plateau.
The State is bordered by Jammu and Kashmir in the north, Punjab in the west, Haryana in the south, Uttar Pradesh in the southeast and Tibet in the east.
The regions that today comprise Himachal Pradesh were, in ancient times, crossed by trade routes to Tibet and Central Asia and also commanded the Sach Pass that led to Kashmir.
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 Himachal Pradesh Tourism,Himachal Tourism,Himachal Pradesh Travel,Himachal Adventure Tours,Adventure Trekking,Tours to ...
Dominated by the lofty mountainous Himalayan ranges in the North and East, Pir Panjal and Dauladhar Ranges in the northwest and Shivalik ranges in the far south, Himachal Pradesh is India's esthetically beautiful hill state.
Himachal Pradesh is a state enclosed with the diversity of snow-covered peaks, deep gorges, lush green valleys, misty woods, fast flowing rivers, enchanting lakes and flower filled pastures.
Himachal is a traveller's paradise and an ideal place for adventure sports such as trekking, mountaineering, fishing, river rafting, skiing and paragliding.
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The Himalaya, roof of the world, is a magic place where the magnificence of the world’s highest mountains is mirrored in the rugged beauty and unique culture of the people who live in their shadow.
Himachal also store numerous wonderful hill stations, which are particularly cool in summers.
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 Himachal Tradition,Dances of Himachal Pradesh,Folk Dances in Himachal,Dance and Music of Himachal India
Himachal tourism guide provides with a complete information about great tradition of Dance and Music in Himachal Pradesh.
Enjoy the rhythmic pahari music along with the colorful dances of Sirmaur, Kinnaur other cities of Himachal, much associated with the festivals and legends of Himachal Valley.
Himachal Pradesh Music Himachal does not have a classical music or dance tradition, but the rich and varied folk traditions of yore are practiced till date.
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