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Pratapgarh District, Uttar Pradesh

Geography of Pratapgarh, Uttar Pradesh

Pratapgarh district has risen in ranks as the top producer of Aonla fruit. It is a multi-purpose fruit, is extremely rich in vitamin C, helps cure gastro-intestinal disorders, is said to encourage youth and liveliness and is exported all over india and possibly over world in form of sweets and medicines. Pratapgarh on the Allahabad-Faizabad main road at a distance of 39 km from Sultanpur and 61 Km from Allahabad. It is one of the older districts of Uttar Pradesh, that came into existence in the year 1858. It is at a height of 137 Mt. from sea level.

Location and Boundaries : The District lies between the paralleles of 25.34' and 26.11' north latitude and between the meridians of 81.19' and 82.27' east longitude extending for some 110 km. from west to east. It is bounded on the north by district Sultanpur,on the south by district Allahabad,on the east by district Jaunpur and on the west by Fatehpur and north-east by district Rae Bareli. In the south-west the Ganga forms the boundary of the district for about 50 km. Separating it from Fatehpur and Allhabad and in the extreme north-east the Gomti forms the boundary for about 6 km.

Area Covered : According to The Central Statistical Organization the district has an area of 3,730 sq. km.

Pratapgarh

Culture of Pratapgarh, Uttar Pradesh

Languages

Languages spoken by the denizens of the district include Awadhi, a longue in the Hindi continuum spoken by over 38 million people, mainly in the Awadh region.Swami Karpatri Maharaj Great Sant.

Cuisine of Pratapgarh, Uttar Pradesh

Places of interest in Pratapgarh, Uttar Pradesh

Famous Temples

  • Belha Devi Mandir (Belha)
  • Shani Dev Temple, Kushfara,Vishvanath Ganj, Pratapgarh
  • Baba Ghuisarnath Dham (Sangipur, Lalganj Ajhara)
  • Bhayaharan Nath Dham (Katra Gulab Singh, Mandhata)
  • Bhakti Dham Temple, Mangarh, Kunda, Pratapgarh
  • Yaksha-Udhishthira Samvad Asthal (Raniganj Ajgara), Pratapgarh
  • Chandika Dham Chandikan, Pratapgarh
  • Shri Ram Janki Hanuman mandir Babhanpur PO- Rendigarapur patti pratapgarh
  • Saie Data Kuti Chilbila Pratapgarh
  • Paliyan nath temple,Vill-Goi,Pratapgarh
  • Baba Balukeshwar Nath Dham Avadhpuri, Devghat Road, Moahanganj, Pratapgarh
  • Baba Gopnath Dham Ranki Shangipur Pratapgarh
  • Maa Durga Dham Bahuta, Patti Pratapgarh
  • Chamunda Devi Mandir (Baghrai), Pratapgarh
  • Shiv Mandir (Baghrai) Pratapgarh
  • Kamachchha Devi Mandir (Kamasin), Pratapgarh
  • Shiv mandir,civil lines,pratapgarh
  • Shri Shiv Mandir Hathigawan Kunda Pratapgarh
  • Ram Janki Mandir (Mahuli)
  • Old Hanuman Mandir Kohandaur
  • Ram Janki Mandir Kohandaur
  • Harihar Baba Jee Mandir (Dharauli) Kohandaur
  • Mangrauran Bhavani Mangraora Pratap Garh
  • Kalyani Devi Mandir Kalyani Narharpur Kohandaur
  • Haudesvar Nath Mahadev Mandir Kunda
  • Surya Mandir (Swaruppur)
  • Chandikan Devi
  • Shakti devi (Shivpur)
  • Barahi Devi in Chauharjan (Lachchhipur)
  • Baba Belkhar Nath Dham (Khujhi, Deewan Ganj)
  • Radha Krishna Temple (SangramGanj)
  • Baba Budenath Dham (Deom Pashchim, Sangipur)
  • Jagadguru Kripalu Parishat (Mangarh, Kunda)
  • Chandika Dham Chandikan
  • Kamakshi Devi (kamasin)
  • Nayer Devi (Heeraganj)
  • Jangali Vir Baba (Lalganj)
  • Inhan Devi Mandir
  • Maa Barahi (Lakshipur) Pratapgarh
  • Karenti Ghat Kunda Pratapgarh
  • Budhau Baba Dham, Akhodi Teer, Sarai Jamuari,Sarsi Dih, Mangraura, Patti, Pratapgarh
  • Kaali Maata Mandir, Sarai Jamuari, Patti, Pratapgarh
  • Shree Radha Krishna Prachin Shiv Mandir Devgarh Kamasin Raniganj pratapgarh
  • Baba Baleshwar Naath (Mahadevan) at the Bank of Sai River, Mohanganj
  • Bansatti devi Mandir, katra bhuwalpur,Po-Katra Mediniganj
  • Maa Kaali Devi Mandir, katra chauraha,Po-Katra Mediniganj
  • Maa Khuilan Devi Mandir,Newadi,Lokapur,Jethwara-Mandhata Road,Pratapgarh
  • Jalahal Devi Mandir Near Hainsi Paraji Bazar PO-Hainsi Paraji Pratapgarh
  • Kharesar Baba Mandir Near Hainsi Paraji Bazar PO-Hainsi Paraji Pratapgarh
  • Shri Ram janki hanuman mandir Babhanpur PO- Rendigarapur patti pratapgarh
  • Kachnar Veer Baba Chaurash Derwa Kunda Pratapgarh
  • Hanuman & Shiv mandir(Kushfara Primary School) Pratapgarh
  • Maa Durga BhaktiDhaam,Chandipur,Kohandour,Pratapgarh
  • Jai Maa Kaali, Dhaam (Takkarganj, Babaganj,Pratapgarh,Uttar Pradesh)
  • Adhar veer baba, pure Ban Pratapgarh
  • Pakadi veer Baba, pure Wasudev Pratapgarh
  • kajee veer Baba, kajeepur Pratapgarh
  • maa chamunda dham badali ka purwa mahrajpur pratapgarh
  • Kateshwar Nath mandir Katawarh Shamshergang Pratapgarh

Mosques

  • Katchery Masjid Near Court Road Pratapgarh U.p.
  • Shia jama Mosque pratapgarh city
  • Chand Tara Mosque Gangapur, Kunda,Pratapgarh
  • Masjide Aqsha Gangapur, kunda, Partapgarh
  • Masjide Aisha Azad Nagar Pratapgarh
  • Eid Gah bhuliyapur pratapgarh
  • Masjide Ameenia Sadar Bazar Pratapgarh
  • Madeena Masjid Khuskhuswapur Pratapgarh

Events in Pratapgarh, Uttar Pradesh

National Record 2012

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See the record in Limca Book of Records 2012 on Page No. 217