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The '''Plains''' of [[India]]  are considered to be the country's heartland. The rivers '''Ganga''' and '''Yamuna''' flow through this region. Major events of India's history took place here. This region contains the largest and politically significant states of [[Uttar Pradesh]], [[Madhya Pradesh]] and [[Bihar]].  This region also contains the country's capital, [[New Delhi]].  
 
The '''Plains''' of [[India]]  are considered to be the country's heartland. The rivers '''Ganga''' and '''Yamuna''' flow through this region. Major events of India's history took place here. This region contains the largest and politically significant states of [[Uttar Pradesh]], [[Madhya Pradesh]] and [[Bihar]].  This region also contains the country's capital, [[New Delhi]].  
  
==Regions==
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==States==
* [[Haryana]]  
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* [[Bihar]]
* [[Punjab (India) |Punjab]]
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* [[Chandigarh]]
 
* [[Delhi]]
 
* [[Delhi]]
* [[Chandigarh]]
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* [[Haryana]]  
* [[Uttar Pradesh]]  
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* [[Madhya Pradesh]]  
 
* [[Madhya Pradesh]]  
* [[Bihar]].
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* [[Punjab (India)|Punjab]]
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* [[Uttar Pradesh]]
  
 
==Cities==
 
==Cities==
* [[New Delhi]] the Capital of Ancient Bharat(then called "Indraprastha") and Modern India - The political capital of India
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* [[Delhi]] — the capital of India
* [[Lucknow]] - City of Mosques
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* [[Agra]] — home of the Taj Mahal
* [[Chandigarh]] - at 300Km from Delhi. The city was designed by Le Corbusier
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* [[Amritsar]] — contains the ''Golden temple'', the most important peregination center for the Sikh religion
 
* [[Bhopal]]
 
* [[Bhopal]]
* [[Patna]]
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* [[Chandigarh]] — also known as ''The City Beautiful'' was designed by Le Corbusier
* [[Agra]] - Home of the Taj Mahal
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* [[Jhansi]]  
* [[Amritsar]]- Contains the ''Golden temple'', the most important peregination center for the Sikh religion
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* [[Lucknow]] — the Golden City of the East
*[[Varanasi]] - A sacred Hindu city located on the banks of the Ganga.
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* [[Patna]] — the Gateway to the Buddhist and Jain pilgrim centres
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* [[Varanasi]] — a sacred Hindu city located on the banks of the Ganga
  
 
==Other destinations==
 
==Other destinations==
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==Get around==
 
==Get around==
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One of the most pleasant and safest ways to travel around India is by hireing a guide. There are tons to choose from, and the quality of knowledge, price, veichels, trustworthyness and communication skills may vary.
  
 
==See==
 
==See==
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==Get out==
 
==Get out==
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Revision as of 04:52, 1 May 2011

The Plains of India are considered to be the country's heartland. The rivers Ganga and Yamuna flow through this region. Major events of India's history took place here. This region contains the largest and politically significant states of Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Bihar. This region also contains the country's capital, New Delhi.

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  • Delhi — the capital of India
  • Agra — home of the Taj Mahal
  • Amritsar — contains the Golden temple, the most important peregination center for the Sikh religion
  • Bhopal
  • Chandigarh — also known as The City Beautiful was designed by Le Corbusier
  • Jhansi
  • Lucknow — the Golden City of the East
  • Patna — the Gateway to the Buddhist and Jain pilgrim centres
  • Varanasi — a sacred Hindu city located on the banks of the Ganga

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