Maharashtra State – Land of Saints

Maharashtra state

Maharashtra State (महाराष्ट्र शासन)

Maharashtra State (महाराष्ट्र शासन) is a Western Indian State and is also the 02nd most populous state in India. It is also a 03rd largest state and Mumbai and Nagpur (Winter Capital) is the capital city. The official and also native language of MP State are Marathi. The population of Maharashtra is 112,372,972 which is 02nd  largest in the population of India and 36 Districts of MP is covering with a geographical area of 307,713 square kilometres (or) 118,809 square miles. To the west-side, it is bordered with the following states of Arabian Sea along with the states of Telangana, Chattisgarh, Karnataka, Goa, Madhya Pradesh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli Union Territory. Maharastra State is known as “Land of Saints”

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Formation of MP

MP State is formed on 01st May of 1960. The state animal is Indian giant squirrel, the State bird is Yellow-footed green pigeon, the State flower is Lagerstroemia speciosa, the State tree is Mango, the State Butterfly is Blue Mormon.

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MP State Culture and Tourism

The culture of MP State (or) Marathi Culture which is also known for its “Purugomi Culture”, it has many different cultures that are related to Muslims, Sikhs, Hindus, Buddhists etc. The Lord Vitthal and Lord Ganesh are the traditional gods worshipped by the State Hindus. There are many Best Beaches in Maharashtra State and Best Beaches near Pune

Lonavala and Khandala are one of the Top 15 Popular Tourist Places in India. It is located in Western Ghats of State are stunning, attractive & offers an Amazing view of Bhor Ghat. Lonavala & Khandala are the mesmerizing places in India.

Panshet Water Park Pune is known for water sports

Hanging Gardens is located in Mumbai

Maharastra culture
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 MP Rivers

The following are the State Rivers:

  • Godavari River
  • Krishna River
  • Bhima River
  • Narmada River
  • Girna River
  • Wainganga River
  • Indravati River
  • Manjira River
  • Painganga River
  • Panchganga River
  • Ulhas River
  • Purna River
  • Mutha River
  • Mula River
  • Pravara River
  • Pench River
  • Savitri River
  • Pavana River
  • Nira River
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Forts in Maharashtra

Tourist Places in Maharashtra 

Temples in Maharashtra

Departments of MP

MP Districts

The following are the Districts of Maharashtra:

  1. Akola District
  2. Beed District
  3. Bhandara District
  4. Buldhana District
  5. Chandrapur District
  6. Dhule District
  7. Gadchiroli District
  8. Gondia District
  9. Hingoli District
  10. Jalna District
  11. Kolhapur District
  12. Mumbai City
  13. Nagpur District
  14. Nandurbar District
  15. Satara District
  16. Sindhudurg District
  17. Aurangabad District
  18. Solapur District
  19. Nanded – Waghala District
  20. Sangli – Miraj District
  21. Jalgaon District
  22. Latur District
  23. Osmanabad District
  24. Raigad District
  25. Ahmednagar District
  26. Wardha District
  27. Washim District
  28. Yavatmal District
  29. Palghar District
  30. Parbhani District
  31. Ratnagiri District
  32. Pune District
  33. Thane District
  34. Nashik District
  35. Navi Mumbai
  36. Amravati District