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Location of Himachal Pradesh

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Himachal Pradesh:

Himachal Pradesh – state in North India. Its area is 55,673 km2 (21,495 sq mi),[1] and is bordered by Jammu and Kashmir on the north, Punjab on the west, Haryana on the south-west, Uttarakhand on the south-east and by the Tibet Autonomous Region on the east. Hima means snow in Sanskrit, and the literal meaning of the state’s name is in the lap of the Himalayas. It was named by Acharya Diwakar Datt Sharma, one of the most eminent Sanskrit scholars of Himachal Pradesh.[2]

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Rankings (amongst India's states)Edit

Geography of Himachal PradeshEdit

Geography of Himachal Pradesh

Location of Himachal PradeshEdit

Environment of Himachal PradeshEdit

Natural geographic features of Himachal PradeshEdit

Regions of Himachal PradeshEdit

Ecoregions of Himachal PradeshEdit

Administrative divisions of Himachal PradeshEdit

Districts of Himachal PradeshEdit
Municipalities of Himachal PradeshEdit

Demography of Himachal PradeshEdit

Demographics of Himachal Pradesh

Government and politics of Himachal PradeshEdit

History of Himachal PradeshEdit

History of Himachal Pradesh

History of Himachal Pradesh, by periodEdit

Prehistoric Himachal PradeshEdit

Ancient Himachal PradeshEdit

Medieval Himachal PradeshEdit

Colonial Himachal PradeshEdit

Contemporary Himachal PradeshEdit

History of Himachal Pradesh, by regionEdit

History of Himachal Pradesh, by subjectEdit

Culture of Himachal PradeshEdit

Economy and infrastructure of Himachal PradeshEdit

Education in Himachal PradeshEdit

Health in Himachal PradeshEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Statistical Facts about India, indianmirror.com, retrieved 26 October 2006
  2. ^ "HIMACHAL PRADESH GLIMPS". Laureate it. Retrieved 12 March 2012.

External linksEdit

  Wikimedia Atlas of Himachal Pradesh