What is Maharashtra?

  • (noun): A historical area in west-central India.


Maharashtra (/mɑːhəˈrɑːʃtrə/ ), is a state in the western region of India. It is the second most populous state after Uttar Pradesh and third largest state by area in India. Maharashtra is the wealthiest state in India, contributing 15% of the country's industrial output and 13.3% of its GDP (2006–2007 figures).

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Ballarpur Industries Limited - Locations
... BILT is headquartered in Ballarpur, Maharashtra ... Ballarpur or Ballarshah, Chandrapur District, Maharashtra Yamuna Nagar, Yamuna Nagar District, Haryana Kamalapuram, Warangal District, Andhra Pradesh Bhigwan, Pune District, Maharashtra Ashti, Gadchiroli, Maharashtra ...
Gajanan Maharaj Temples
... early-twentieth-century Indian holy man known to many people in Maharashtra, India ... life at Shegaon, near Akola district in Maharashtra, where he died on 8 September 1910 ... for Maharaj and his devotees and hosts a magnificent temple, in every city of Maharashtra one will find a Gajanan Maharaj temple ...
Agri People - Origin
... It benefited every Kul of Maharashtra ... and Nagar Haveli (Amli, Agriwad, Vaghchhipa), Gujarat (Karajgam, Barai, Goima) and Maharashtra ... The Agri of Maharashtra are also known as Agle, Patharvat and Kharpatil ...
Maharashtra - Culture
... cuisine, Bollywood, and Marathi cinema Further information Tourism in Maharashtra and Cultural activities of Maharashtra Marathi is the official ... There are many temples in Maharashtra some of them being hundreds of years old ... Maharashtra has a large number of hill, land and sea forts ...