Himachal Pradesh

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Himachal Pradesh ( "snow-laden province") is a state in the northern part of India.wikipedia
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Ladakh

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Situated in the Western Himalayas, it is bordered by union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh on the north, Punjab state on the west, Haryana state on the southwest, Uttarakhand state on the southeast, and Tibet region on the east.
It is bordered by Tibet to the east, the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh to the south, Jammu and Kashmir and Baltistan to the west, and the southwest corner of Xinjiang across the Karakoram Pass in the far north.

Uttarakhand

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Situated in the Western Himalayas, it is bordered by union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh on the north, Punjab state on the west, Haryana state on the southwest, Uttarakhand state on the southeast, and Tibet region on the east.
It borders Tibet Autonomous Region of China to the north; the Sudurpashchim Pradesh of Nepal to the east; the Indian states of Uttar Pradesh to the south and Himachal Pradesh to the west and north-west.

Jammu and Kashmir (union territory)

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Situated in the Western Himalayas, it is bordered by union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh on the north, Punjab state on the west, Haryana state on the southwest, Uttarakhand state on the southeast, and Tibet region on the east.
It lies to the north of the Indian states of Himachal Pradesh and Punjab and to the west of Ladakh, which is also subject to the dispute as a part of Kashmir, and administered by India as a union territory.

Punjab, India

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Situated in the Western Himalayas, it is bordered by union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh on the north, Punjab state on the west, Haryana state on the southwest, Uttarakhand state on the southeast, and Tibet region on the east.
Forming part of the larger Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent, the state is bordered by the Indian union territory of Jammu and Kashmir to the north, and Indian states of Himachal Pradesh to the east, Haryana to the south and southeast, and Rajasthan to the southwest.

Koli people

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Tribes such as the Koli, Hali, Dagi, Dhaugri, Dasa, Khasa, Kanaura, and Kirat inhabited the region from the prehistoric era.
The Koli are an ethnic Indian group in Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh,

Uttar Pradesh

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At its southernmost point, it also touches the state of Uttar Pradesh.
The state is bordered by Rajasthan to the west, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Delhi to the northwest, Uttarakhand and Nepal to the north, Bihar to the east, Madhya Pradesh to the south, and touches the states of Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh to the southeast.

Haryana

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Situated in the Western Himalayas, it is bordered by union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh on the north, Punjab state on the west, Haryana state on the southwest, Uttarakhand state on the southeast, and Tibet region on the east.
Rich in history, monuments, heritage, flora and fauna, human resources and tourism with well developed economy, national highways and state roads, it is bordered by Himachal Pradesh to the north-east, by river Yamuna along its eastern border with Uttar Pradesh, by Rajasthan to the west and south, and Ghaggar-Hakra River flows along its northern border with Punjab.

Shimla

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Gradually, the Kingdom of Nepal annexed Sirmour and Shimla.
Shimla, also known as Simla, is the capital and the largest city of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

Rajput

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After a brief period of supremacy by King Harshavardhana, the region was divided into several local powers headed by chieftains, including some Rajput principalities.
These areas include Rajasthan, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Jammu, Uttarakhand, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh.

Kangra, Himachal Pradesh

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Mahmud Ghaznavi conquered Kangra at the beginning of the 11th century.
Kangra is a city and a municipal council in Kangra district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

Khasas

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Tribes such as the Koli, Hali, Dagi, Dhaugri, Dasa, Khasa, Kanaura, and Kirat inhabited the region from the prehistoric era.
Descendants of this tribe includes Khas people of medieval Western Nepal, medieval Indian regions of Garhwal and Kumaon and Himachal zone as well as Khakha Rajputs of Kashmir.

Terai

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They came into direct conflict with the British along the tarai belt after which the British expelled them from the provinces of the Satluj.
In northern India, the Terai spreads from the Yamuna River eastward across Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.

Western Himalaya

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Situated in the Western Himalayas, it is bordered by union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh on the north, Punjab state on the west, Haryana state on the southwest, Uttarakhand state on the southeast, and Tibet region on the east.
Western Himalaya refers to the western half of the Himalayas, stretching from Badakhshan in northeastern Afghanistan/southern Tajikistan, through North India (Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand) to central Nepal.

Mandi, Himachal Pradesh

MandiMandi DistrictMandi town
The states of Chamba, Mandi and Bilaspur made good progress in many fields during the British rule.
Mandi, formerly known as Mandav Nagar, also known as Sahor (Tibetan: Zahor), is a major town and a municipal council in Mandi District in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh

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Some, including the rulers of Chamba, Bilaspur, Bhagal and Dhami, rendered help to the British government during the revolt.
Bilaspur is a town and a municipal council in Bilaspur district in the state of Himachal Pradesh, India.

Nurpur kingdom

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Among these were the states of Kangra, Jaswan, Datarpur, Guler, Rajgarh, Nurpur, Chamba, Suket, Mandi, and Bilaspur.
It covered an area of 180 sqkm and is now part of Himachal Pradesh state.

Sansar Chand

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They managed to defeat Sansar Chand Katoch, the ruler of Kangra, in 1806 with the help of many provincial chiefs.
Sansar Chand (c.1765–1823) was a famous rajput ruler of the state of Kangra in what is now the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

Punjab Province (British India)

PunjabPunjab ProvinceBritish Punjab
Prior to India's independence from the British, Himachal comprised the hilly regions of Punjab Province of British India.
It encompassed the present day Indian states of Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, and Himachal Pradesh (but excluding the former princely states which were later combined into the Patiala and East Punjab States Union) and the Pakistani regions of the Punjab, Islamabad Capital Territory and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Beas River

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The drainage systems of the region are the Chandra Bhaga or the Chenab, the Ravi, the Beas, the Sutlej, and the Yamuna.
The river rises in the Himalayas in central Himachal Pradesh, India, and flows for some 470 km to the Sutlej River in the Indian state of Punjab.

Ravi River

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The drainage systems of the region are the Chandra Bhaga or the Chenab, the Ravi, the Beas, the Sutlej, and the Yamuna.
The river rises in the Bara Bhangal, District Kangra in Himachal Pradesh, India.

Reo Purgyil

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At 6,816 m, Reo Purgyil is the highest mountain peak in the state of Himachal Pradesh.
It is located on the Himachal Pradesh/Tibetan border in the Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh, India.

List of governors of Himachal Pradesh

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Executive authority is vested in the Council of Ministers headed by the, although the titular head of government is the Governor.
This is a List of governors of Himachal Pradesh.

Kanaura

Tribes such as the Koli, Hali, Dagi, Dhaugri, Dasa, Khasa, Kanaura, and Kirat inhabited the region from the prehistoric era.
The Kanaura are a tribal community found in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh.

Bhotiya

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The foothills of the modern state of Himachal Pradesh were inhabited by people from the Indus valley civilization which flourished between 2250 and 1750 B.C. The Kols or Mundas are believed to be the original migrants to the hills of present-day Himachal Pradesh followed by the Bhotas and Kiratas.
Bhoti and Bhotia is spoken in Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Uttarakhand, Arunachal Pradesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Tibet, and parts of Pakistan and West Bengal.

Sutlej

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They came into direct conflict with the British along the tarai belt after which the British expelled them from the provinces of the Satluj. The drainage systems of the region are the Chandra Bhaga or the Chenab, the Ravi, the Beas, the Sutlej, and the Yamuna.
The nascent river flows at first west-northwest for about 260 km under the Tibetan name Langqên Zangbo (Elephant River or Elephant Spring) to the Shipki La pass, entering India in Himachal Pradesh state.