About Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Pradesh is the 18th state of Indian Union. It is also known as 'Dev Bhoomi -The abode of Gods' as it is the home of several Deities. Himachal is situated in the lap of Himalayas. The name 'Himachal' is derived from Him (Himalayas) and Anchal (lap). Himachal is a favorite holiday destination in the world.

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Districts in Himachal

Tourist Places in Himachal Pradesh

  • Mcleodganj

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    Mcleodganj is located near Dharamsala in the lap of Dhauladhar ranges. Mcleodganj is now the home of His Holiness Dalai Lama and head quarter of Tibetan Govt in Exile. Lakhs of visitors come here to meet Dalai Lama and visit Buddhist Monastery.


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  • Barot

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    Barot is a small tourist place near Joginder Nagar in Chauhar Valley of Mandi District. Barot is sandwiched between two parallel hills of Dhauladhar mountain ranges. It is located on the sides of river Uhl.


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  • Khajjiar

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    About 24 km away from Dalhousie there is an another hill station called Khajjiar. Often called the Mini Switzerland, Khajjiar (2000m) is a lush green plateau with a small stream-fed lake in the middle which is the best part of Khajjiar


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    Educational Institutes in Himachal Pradesh

  • Vaishno College of Engineering, Kangra

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    Vaishno College of Engineering was established in the year 2010 under ages of Mata Vaishno Devi Educational Society Management.Vaishno College of Engineering is approved by AICTE, New Delhi and affiliated to Himachal Pradesh Technical University, Hamirpur.


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  • Indira Gandhi Medical College

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    Indira Gandhi Medical College Shimla (IGMC), a premier medical institution, was established in the year 1966 as Himachal Pradesh Medical College and later as Indira Gandhi Medical College. It is affiliated to HPU Shimla.


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  • Chitkara University

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    Chitkara University was established in the year 2008 by the Himachal Pradesh State Legislature under the Chitkara University Act. Chitkara University is a government recognized University with the right to confer degrees as per the sections 2f and 22(1) of the UGC Act, 1956 and is included in the list of private universities prepared by the University Grants Commission.


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