It is bordered by several other states - Punjab, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana. The new capital is going to be Amaravati, decided by the Andhra Pradesh government in April, 2016. Palaces, temples and wildlife sanctuaries draw maximum tourists to the state. The New Cambridge History of India. The culture of the state is very rich and artistic.
Dance, music, sculptures and historical monuments highlight the rich tradition and culture of the state. The inhabitants are friendly and cheerful people and are multi ethnic so they celebrate each and every festival with a lot of enthusiasm. The Kumbh mela organised in the state is visited by large number of tourists from across the country. It is a tourism hub and attracts tourists from different parts of the world. Many Hindu tourists visit Jammu and Kashmir for pilgrimage as the holy shrines of Vaishno Devi and Amarnath are located in this region. Chandigarh The first planned city of post independent India; Chandigarh is a Union Territory and serves as the twin capital for Punjab and Haryana.
Earlier it was a part of Andhra Pradesh and now is bordered by Maharashtra, Karnataka, Chhattisgarh and Andhra Pradesh. Nagpur thus lost the status of a capital city. For the administrative purpose, India is divided into 29 states, 7 Union Territories and 1 National Capital Territory. Holi, Diwali, Eid and Christmas are few other festivals celebrated in the state. It works on your desktop computer, tablet, or mobile phone. A History of India: Part 1.
They enjoy festivities such as Panguni Uthiram majorly celebrated by Tamil hindus , Pongal Tamil harvest festival , Shivratri,, Janmashtami, Durga Puja and Holi with equal thrill. Music is an important element of the culture of the state and people sing folk songs during the time of celebrations and festivities. This is a great map for students, schools, offices and anywhere that a nice map of the world is needed for education, display or decor. Orissa was renamed as in 2011. It is a large political map of Asia that also shows many of the continent's physical features in color or shaded relief. Hence you will have to adjust and write them neatly.
Use a different color or a different thickness for the outline of the states. The states and union territories are further subdivided into and smaller. Haryana has an important contribution in the history of India. People from several cultures like Mizo, Kuki, Naga reside in Manipur. This union territory is home to numerous aboriginal tribes. The major attraction of the state is its long stretch of pristine beaches.
Populated with a mix of Christians and Hindus, Goa's culture is unique in its own way. This map is ideal for educational purpose. Striking examples of this effect are carnivals that accompany a significant part of national celebrations. Besides these religious festivals, Ajanta-Ellora Festival and Elephanta Festival are also important among the people of the state. Join the marks you made for the states as per its shape and area. Both, Hindi and the Marathi film industry are located in the state which attracts and fascinates many people.
Setting off to the exploration of religious landmarks and sights tourists should choose a proper outfit. The borders here are a bit wavy. Archived from on 3 August 2017. This will make some of the proportions easier to attain. Part A states refer to former governors' provinces of British India.
Almost 95% of the population of the state comprises of tribal groups. Beaches, temples, churches, wildlife sanctuaries are the tourist hubs in the state. You can color each state and Union Territory with a different color so each division stands out individually. This is the portion of the map which is to the extreme end holding on with a comparatively smaller portion. It includes country boundaries, major cities, major mountains in shaded relief, ocean depth in blue color gradient, along with many other features. You can choose to color the inside of the map.