Delhi- New Delhi, a city that has a history of three thousand years, is today the capital of free India. Legend has it that Delhi, than called indraprastha , was founded by the _Pandavas. Seven times have mighty empires risen and fallen here. This kaleidoscopic past makes Delhi a city if startling contrasts. One of the most beautiful capital cities in the world, New Delhi combines centuries of historical grandeur with the Privileges of a modern metropolis .
Tourist Places in Delhi– the central showpiece in lutyen’s complex, the seal of India’s governance. The wide Impressive Rajpath the circular parliament building, India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhavan, the round shopping arcade of Connaught place , the fun filled shopping centre of janpath trade fair and exhibition centre of Pragati Maidan, the exquisite architecture of Bahai temple, Buddha Jayanti park and the very functional high rise centuries old relics of Red Fort, Jama Masjid, ancient bazaar of chandni chowk where One mughal princesses came to shop. Qutab Minar, Purana Quila, Lodhi Gardens, Mughal gardens and many other ruins are scattered around.
In many ways, the walled city of Old Delhi still remains as it was created by the great Mughal emperor shah Jehan 300years ago. New Delhi has a very rich cultural life and lot of concerts, plays, art, exhibitions, seminars are held here in winter. Museums, art galleries, libraries abound here.
|District||Headquarters||Area (km²)||Official website|
|Central Delhi||Darya Ganj||25||dccentral.delhigovt.nic|
|East Delhi||Preet Vihar||440||dceast.delhigovt.nic|
|New Delhi||Connaught Place||22||dcnewdelhi.delhigovt.nic|
|North Delhi||Sadar Bazar||59||dcnorth.delhigovt.nic|
|North East Delhi||Shahdara||52||dcnortheast.delhigovt.nic|
|North West Delhi||Kanjhawala||130||dcnorthwest.delhigovt.nic|
|South West Delhi||Vasant Vihar||395||dcsouthwest.delhigovt.nic|
|West Delhi||Rajouri Garden||112||dcwestrev.delhigovt.nic|
List of Indian States, and information like their capital, language of state and year of establishment.
|States||Capital||Languages||Year of Establishment|
|Andhra Pradesh||Hyderabad||Telugu and Urdu||1951|
|Arunachal Pradesh||Itanager||Miji, Apotanji, Merdukpen, Tagin,Adi, Honpa, Bangini-Nishi||1972|
|Goa||Panaji||Marathi and Konkani||1961|
|Himachal Pradesh||Shimla||Hindi and Pahari||1948|
|Mizoram||Aizawl||Mizo and English||1972|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Srinagar (Summer),Jammu (Winter)||Kashmiri,Dogri, Urdu, Ladakhi,Pahari,Punjabi and Dadri||1948|
|Meghalaya||Shillong||Khasi, Jaintia and Garo||1970|
|Nagaland||Kohima||Ao, Konyak, Angami, Sema and Lotha||1963|
|Rajasthan||Jaipur||Rajasthani and Hindi||1948|
|Sikkim||Gangtok||Bhutia, Hindi, Nepali, Lepcha, Limbu||1975|
|Tripura||Agartala||Bengali, Tripuri, Manipuri, Kakborak||1956|
|Andaman & Nicobar||1956|
|National Capital Territory of Delhi||2001|
|Dadra and Nagar Haveli||1941|
|Daman and Diu||1987|