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2018-01-15 05:08:16 Uttarakhand is a state in the northern part of India. It is often referred to as the Devbhumi (Land of Gods). Latitude:- 28˚43’ N to 31˚27’N Longitude:-  77˚34’ E to 81˚02’E Geographical  Area:- Sq.Km.   53483
  1. Hill:- Km.   46035
  2. Plain:- Km.   7448
  • Forest Area:- Sq.Km. 34651
  General Information
Creation 9TH November 2000
Capital Dehradun
Boundaries International:- China, Nepal National:- Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh
State Animal Musk Deer
State Bird Himalayan Monal Pheasant
State Flower Brahm Kamal
State Tree Burans
State Language Hindi
High Court Nainital
Lok Sabha Constituencies 5
Rajya Sabha Constituencies 3
Vidhan Sabha Constituencies 70
Present Chief Minister   Trivendra Singh Rawat
Present Governor Dr. Krishna Kant Paul
  Demography (Census 2011)
Population 100.86 lakh
Sex Ratio 963/1000
Literacy Rate 78.80%
  Top Himalaya peak
  1. Nanda Devi 7816 m
  2. Chaukhamba 7138 m
  3. Trishul 7120 m
  4. Satopanth 7075 m
  5. Kedarnath 6962 m
  Main River
  1. Alaknanda River
  2. Bhagirathi River
  3. The Ganga River
  4. Kosi River
  5. Kali River
  6. Yamuna River
  7. Pindar River
  8. Ramganga River
Main Dams
Tehri Dam Bhagirathi River
Koteshwar Dam Bhagirathi River
Maneri Dam Bhagirathi River
Lakhwar Dam Yamuna River
Ramganga Dam Ramganga River
Ichari Dam Tons River
Jamrani Dam Gola River
National Park
Jim Corbett National Park Nainital
Nanda Devi National Park Chamoli
Valley of Flowers National Park Chamoli
Gangotri National Park Uttarkashi
Rajaji National Park Haidwar
Govind Pashu Vihar National Park Dharkadhi
Nelong Valley Uttarkashi
Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary Nainital
Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary Almora
Benog Wildlife Sanctuary Mussoorie
  Culture Important Festivals
  1. Nanda Devi
  2. Basant Panchami
  3. Bhitauli
  4. Olgia
  5. Makar Sankrani
  6. Ganga Dussehra
  7. Phool Dei
  8. Bat Savitri
  9. Hilljatra
10.Chhipla Jaat
  1. Kumaon Holi etc
Important Dances
  1. Choliya
  2. Jhora
  3. Langvir Nritya
  4. Ramola
  5. Barada Nati
  6. Pandva Nritya
Gurudwara Sri Hemkund Sahib Temples Chardham Yatra
  1. Badrinath
  2. Kedarnath
  3. Yamunotri
  4. Gangotri
 
  1. Bhairavnath Temple
  2. Rudranath Temple
  3. Naina Devi Temple
  4. Mansa Devi Temple
  5. Madmaheshwar Temple
  6. Chandi Devi Temple
  7. Haridwar Temple
  8. Kali Chur Temple
  9. Katarmal Sun Temple
  10. Neelkant Mahadev Temple
    Famous
  1. Mussoorie
  2. Haridwar
  3. Rishikesh
  4. Nainital
  5. Ranikhet
  6. Almora
  7. Kausani
  8. Pithoragarh
  9. Chamba
  10. Auli
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