What is Gujarat?

  • (noun): An industrialized state in western India that includes parts of Bombay.
    Synonyms: Gujerat
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Gujarat /ˌɡʊdʒəˈrɑːt/ (Gujarati: ગુજરાત Gujǎrāt ) is a state in western India. It has an area of 75,686 sq mi (196,030 km2) with a coastline of 1,600 km, most of which lies on the Kathiawar peninsula, and a population in excess of 60 million. The state is bordered by Rajasthan to the north, Maharashtra to the south, Madhya Pradesh to the east, and the Arabian Sea as well as the Pakistani province of Sindh on the west. Its capital city is Gandhinagar, while its largest city is Ahmedabad. Gujarat is home to the Gujarati-speaking people of India.

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List Of Beaches In India - West Coast - Gujarat
... The beaches along the western state of Gujarat are Ahmedpur Mandvi Beach Chorwad Beach Diu Beach Umbergam Beach Tithal Beach Mandvi Beach - Mandvi - Kutch ...
Gujarat - Transport - Road
... Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) is the primary body responsible for providing the bus services within the state of Gujarat and also with the neighboring states ... It is a public transport corporation providing bus services and public transit within Gujarat and to the other states in India ... It connects major cities, smaller towns and villages within Gujarat ...
Culture Of Gujarat - Religions - Hinduism
... Gujarat is a part of the ancient Indus Valley Civilization ... Many Hindu religious traditions developed in Gujarat ... Gujarat is the birth-place of Lord Shiva's Avatar Lakulisa (Staff-God) ...
... Sosyo is an Indian aerated drink, produced and marketed mainly in the states of Gujarat and Maharashtra, India ... Sosyo was called Whisky No, to attract alcoholics in the dry state of Gujarat, India ... Sosyo are consumed every year, mainly in Surat and parts of Gujarat and Maharashtra where bottling plants are located ...

More definitions of "Gujarat":

  • (noun): A region of western India north of Bombay (bordering the Arabian Sea) where Gujarati is spoken.
    Synonyms: Gujerat