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Farrukhabad District is a district of Uttar Pradesh state in northern India. The town of Fatehgarh is the district headquarters. The district is part of Kanpur Division. Uttar Pradesh state is made up of 70 districts, which are grouped into 17 divisions. ... , Uttar Pradesh (Hindi: , Urdu: , translation: Northern Province, IPA: ,  ), [often referred to as U.P.], located in central-south Asia and northern India, is the most populous and fifth largest state in the Republic of India. ... Fatehgarh is a small city in Uttar Pradesh state of northern India, located on the right bank of the Ganges River. ... Kanpur division is an administrative geographical unit of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ...


The district is bounded by Badaun and Shahjahanpur on the north, Hardoi District on the east, Kannauj District on the south, and Etah and Mainpuri districts on the west. the Ganga River and Ramganga River are located to the east and the Kali Nadi River to the south. Badaun district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and Badaun town is the district headquarters. ... Shahjahanpur district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Hardoi is a district of Uttar Pradesh, India, and Hardoi town is the district headquarters. ... Kannauj District is an administrative district of Uttar Pradesh state in northern India. ... Etah district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and Etah town is the district headquarters. ... Mainpuri district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and Mainpuri town is the district headquarters. ... “Ganga” redirects here. ...


The district formerly included present day Kannauj District; it was divided into two districts on September 18, 1997. The district consists of three tehsils, Farrukhabad, Kaimganj and Amritpur. Amritpur tehsil was created from Rajepur Block after the district was split in 1997. Kannauj District is an administrative district of Uttar Pradesh state in northern India. ... is the 261st day of the year (262nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... The equivalent terms tehsil, tahsil, tahasil, taluka, taluk, and taluq refer to a unit of government in some countries of the Indian subcontinent. ... This article or section needs additional references or sources. ... , Kaimganj is a city in Farrukhabad district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. ... Amritpur is a prominent town and one of three tehsils in the Farrukhabad District of the state of Uttar Pradesh in northern India. ...

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Geography

Image:Farrukhabad.jpg


Location And Boundaries

Farrukhabad is situated between Lat. 26° 46' N & 27° 43' N and Long. 79° 7' E & 80° 2' E. It forms a part of Kanpur division. It is bounded by Badaun & Shahjahanpur on the north, Hardoi on the east, Kannauj on the south and Etah & Mainpuri on the west.


Topography

The district is a level plane, varied only by a few gentle undulations and slopes, sometimes abrupt, which lead down to the river valleys. The highest recorded elevation is 167m. above sea level at Mohammadabad and the lowest 145.69 m. at Mau Rasulpur in the Trans Ganga flats of Tehsil Farrukhabad. The only marked variation of level is between the two divisions, the upland or bangar, which is a continuation of the doab and the low lands or Tarais, cut away from the upland by the erosive action of the rivers.


Climate

The climate of the district is characterised by a hot dry summer and a pleasant cold season.


Description

The district is on a level plain, the highest recorded elevation being 167m. above mean sea level at Mohammadabad and the lowest 145.69 m. at Mau Rasulpur. The climate of the district is characterised by a hot dry summer and a pleasant cold season. In geography, a plain is a large area of land with relatively low relief. ... For considerations of sea level change, in particular rise associated with possible global warming, see sea level rise. ... Mohammadabad is a town and a nagar panchayat in Farrukhabad district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. ... This article or section is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... This article or section is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ...


Farrukhabad city

Farrukhabad city was founded by Nawab Mohammad Khan Bangash in 1714 who named it after the reigning Mughal Emperor Farrukhsiyar. The headquarters of the District is located at Fatehgarh. The district with a total area of 2,28,830 hactares and population of 1.284 million (as per 1991 census) consists of three Tehsils , seven Development Blocks, 511 Gram Panchayats, 1010 villages, 13 Police Stations, two Nagar Palikas (Municipal Committees) and four Nagar Panchayats (Town Area committee) and one Cantonment Board. Image:Pandabagh.jpg Look up city, City in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Battle of Gangut, by Maurice Baquoi, 1724-27. ... The following list of Indian monarchs is one of several Wikipedia lists of incumbents. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Fatehgarh is a small city in Uttar Pradesh state of northern India, located on the right bank of the Ganges River. ... Year 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the 1991 Gregorian calendar). ... The equivalent terms tehsil, tahsil, tahasil, taluka, taluk, and taluq refer to a unit of government in some countries of the Indian subcontinent. ... Masouleh village, Gilan Province, Iran. ...


Places of interest

Kampil

Kampil is a small town situated about 45 k.m from Farrukhabad. It is a very important place from a historical and mythological point of view. It is believed to be the birth place of the 13th tirthaiikar Brahlan Vimal Nath. This is a Holy Land where the four Kalyanakas - chayavan, birth, diksa and omniscience - of Tirthankar 1008 Bhagawan Vimalnath ji, the thirteenth Tirthnakara took place. Ronda, Spain Main street in Bastrop, Texas, a small town A town is a community of people ranging from a few hundred to several thousands, although it may be applied loosely even to huge metropolitan areas. ... History is often used as a generic term for information about the past, such as in geologic history of the Earth. When used as the name of a field of study, history refers to the study and interpretation of the record of human societies. ... This article is about a system of myths. ...


It was also graced by the visit of Lord Mahavir. Two temples dedicated to the 13th Teerthankar one belonging to the Shwetambar Jains and other to the Digambar Jains are situated at this place. In Digamber Jain temple a 60 centimetres high black coloured idol and in Swetambar temple 45 centimeters high white coloured idol both of Bhagawan Vimalnath in the Padmasana pose are installed. Apart from these, there are many old temples, which prove the historical & religious importance of Kampil. The hand with a wheel on the palm symbolizes the Jain Vow of Ahinsa, meaning non-injury and nonviolence. ...


During the epic period it was the capital of King Drupad, the father of Draupadi. The sacrificial alter (Yajna Kund) from which Draupadi is believed to have been born from the fire of knowledge, is situated in Kampil till date. Near the sacrificial alter, there’s a structure, which is the hermitage of a sage Kampil, where he used to perform penance. As per mythology the temple of Rameshwarnath Mahadev, is attributed to Shatrughana brother of Rama. It is said that he had brought the idol (Lingam) of Shiva, which was worshipped by Sita, the wife of Rama in Ashok Vatika while she was held in captivity in Lanka and installed in this temple. Shiva (IAST: , also spelled Siva; Hindi, Shiv) is one of the principal deities of Hinduism. ... Lord Rama (center) with wife Sita, brother Lakshmana and devotee Hanuman. ...


Sankisa

Sankisa is located about 47 km from Farrukhabad. It is believed to be the place where Buddha, along with Brahma and Devraj Indra descended after giving sermons to his mother in heaven. At the spot of descent stands a temple with a statue of Buddha. The place is also known for a temple dedicated to Bisari Devi and an excavated Ashokan elephant pillar. There is also colossal Shiva Linga here A large fair is held at Sankisa in the month of Sravan (July -August) every year. Media:Example. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


Neev Karori

A small village near anciet Shankisha is famous for a sage named Lakshamn Das. thousands of People of this region use to visit this place every Tuesday.Baba Lakshamn Das was spiritual saint in 20th centuary. He came to reside and practce spiritualty from Agra. , stop erasing thisAgra   (Hindi: , Urdu: ), (IPA: ) is a city on the banks of the Yamuna River in Uttar Pradesh, India. ...


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Population

The population as of the 2001 census is 15,77,237. This population is 0.95 percent of the total population of the entire Uttar Pradesh.


Famous Schools

Kendriya Vidyalaya,St. Anthony Convent School, Army Public School ,C.P. Vidya Niketan(Kaimganj), Shah Public School( kaimganj) ,


S.V.Rosy public school

S.V.Rosy Public School J.N.Verma Road Fatehgarh Farrukhabad(u.p.) India Phone.+915692234149,+915692235010


District Administration

Shri K. Ram Mohan Rao, IAS is the District Magistrate.


See also

, Uttar Pradesh (Hindi: , Urdu: , translation: Northern Province, IPA: ,  ), [often referred to as U.P.], located in central-south Asia and northern India, is the most populous and fifth largest state in the Republic of India. ... Dark green region marks the approximate extent of northern India while the regions marked as light green lies within the sphere of north Indian influence. ...

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Divisions and districts of Uttar Pradesh, India
Agra division: Agra | Aligarh | Etah | Firozabad | Mainpuri | Hathras | Mathura
Allahabad division: Allahabad | Fatehpur | Kaushambi | Pratapgarh
Azamgarh division: Azamgarh | Ballia | Mau
Bareilly division: Badaun | Bareilly | Pilibhit | Shahjahanpur
Basti division: Basti | Sant Kabir Nagar | Siddharthnagar
Chitrakoot division: Banda | Chitrakoot | Hamirpur | Mahoba
Devipatan division: Bahraich | Balarampur | Gonda | Shravasti
Faizabad division: Ambedkar Nagar | Barabanki | Faizabad | Sultanpur
Gorakhpur division: Devaria | Gorakhpur | Kushinagar | Maharajganj
Jhansi division: Jalaun | Jhansi | Lalitpur
Kanpur division: | Auraiya | Etawah | Farrukhabad | Kannauj | Kanpur Dehat | Kanpur Nagar
Lucknow division: Hardoi | Lakhimpur Kheri | Lucknow | Raebareli | Sitapur | Unnao
Meerut division: | Bagpat | Bulandshahr | Gautam Buddha Nagar | Ghaziabad | Meerut
Mirzapur division: Mirzapur | Sant Ravidas Nagar | Sonbhadra
Moradabad division: Bijnor | Jyotiba Phule Nagar | Moradabad | Rampur
Saharanpur division: Muzaffarnagar | Saharanpur
Varanasi division: Chandauli | Ghazipur | Jaunpur | Varanasi

Coordinates: 27°30′N, 79°30′E Uttar Pradesh, one of the states of India, is divided into following administrative geographical divisions, each consisting of more than one district: Agra Division Allahabad Division Azamgarh Division Bareilly Division Basti Division Chitrakoot Division Devipatan Division Faizabad Division Gorakhpur Division Jhansi Division Kanpur Division Lucknow Division Mirzapur Division Moradabad Division... Uttar Pradesh state is made up of 70 districts, which are grouped into 17 divisions. ... , Uttar Pradesh (Hindi: , Urdu: , translation: Northern Province, IPA: ,  ), [often referred to as U.P.], located in central-south Asia and northern India, is the most populous and fifth largest state in the Republic of India. ... Agra division is an administrative unit of Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. ... Agra District is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and the historical city of Agra is the district headquarters. ... 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Fatehpur district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh Located in the banks of the sacred rivers Ganga and Jamuna, Fatehpur was mentioned in the puranic literature. ... Kaushambi district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Pratapgarh district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Azamgarh division is an administrative unit of Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. ... Azamgarh district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state, India. ... Ballia district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state, India. ... Mau district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Bareilly division is an administrative geographical unit of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Badaun district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and Badaun town is the district headquarters. ... Bareilly district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and Bareilly town is the district headquarters. ... Pilibhit district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and Pilibhit town is the district headquarters. ... Shahjahanpur district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Basti division is an administrative geographical unit of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Basti district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state, India. ... Sant Kabir Nagar District is a district of Uttar Pradesh state in northern India. ... Siddharthnagar District is a District of Uttar Pradesh state in northern India. ... The Chitrakoot division consists of Banda District Chitrakoot District Hamirpur District Mahoba District Category: ... Banda District is a district of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and Banda is the district headquarters. ... Chitrakoot district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and Chitrakoot town is the district headquarters. ... Hamirpur district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Mahoba district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Devipatan division is an administrative geographical unit of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Bahraich District is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and Bahraich town is the district headquarters. ... Balarampur district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Gonda District is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh, India. ... Shravasti district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Faizabad division is an administrative geographical unit of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Ambedkar Nagar District (also Ambedkarnagar) is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Barabanki district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Faizabad district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and Faizabad town is the district headquarters. ... Sultanpur is a district in the state of Uttar Pradesh in northern India. ... Gorakhpur division division is an administrative geographical unit of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Devaria district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and Devaria town is the district headquarters. ... Gorakhpur District is a District of Uttar Pradesh state in India. ... Kushinagar District is a district of Uttar Pradesh state in northern India. ... Maharajganj district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Jhansi Division is one of 17 divisions of Uttar Pradesh state in northern India. ... Map of Jalaun Jalaun District is a district of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Jhansi District is one a district of Uttar Pradesh state in northern India. ... Lalitpur District is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... Kanpur division is an administrative geographical unit of Uttar Pradesh state of India. ... 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