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Punjab

Punjab is a state located in the northern region of India. The state shares its borders with the neighboring country of Pakistan. The name "Punjab" is derived from two Persian words, "Panj" meaning five and "Aab" meaning water, as the region is home to five rivers - Beas, Sutlej, Ravi, Chenab, and Jhelum.

Ludhiana is the largest city in the Indian state of Punjab.

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Haryana

Haryana is a state located in the northern part of India, neighboring Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, and Punjab. The state was carved out of the larger Punjab state in 1966.

Faridabad is the largest city in the Indian state of Haryana.

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Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh is a state located in the southeastern part of India, bordered by Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, and Odisha. The state has a rich cultural heritage and is known for its ancient temples, traditional crafts, and spicy cuisine.

Visakhapatnam is the largest city in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.

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Assam

Assam is a state located in northeastern India, bordered by Bhutan, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Meghalaya, West Bengal, and Bangladesh. The state is known for its natural beauty, wildlife, and tea plantations, as well as its rich cultural heritage.

Guwahati is the largest city in the Indian state of Assam.

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Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Pradesh is a state located in the northern part of India, bordered by Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Haryana, Uttarakhand, and Tibet. The state is known for its scenic beauty, with snow-capped mountains, lush green valleys, and meandering rivers.

Shimla is the largest city in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Arunachal Pradesh

Arunachal Pradesh is a state located in northeastern India, bordered by Bhutan, China, and Myanmar. The state is known for its natural beauty, with a landscape that includes snow-capped mountains, dense forests, and winding rivers.

Itanagar is the largest city in the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh.

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Bihar

Bihar is a state located in eastern India, bordered by Nepal, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, and West Bengal. The state has a rich cultural heritage, with a history that dates back to ancient times.

Patna is the largest city in the Indian state of Bihar.

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Goa

Goa is a state located on the western coast of India, known for its beautiful beaches, vibrant nightlife, and unique cultural heritage. It was a former Portuguese colony and as a result, has a distinctive blend of Indian and Portuguese influences.

Vasco da Gama is the largest city in the Indian state of Goa.

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Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh is a state located in central India, formed in the year 2000 from the southeastern districts of Madhya Pradesh. The state is known for its natural beauty, rich cultural heritage, and mineral wealth.

Raipur is the largest city in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh.

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Gujarat

Gujarat is a state located on the western coast of India, known for its rich cultural heritage, vibrant textiles, and delicious cuisine. It is one of the most prosperous and industrialized states in India.

Ahmedabad is the largest city in the Indian state of Gujarat.

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Jharkhand

Jharkhand is a state located in eastern India, formed in the year 2000 from the southern districts of Bihar. The state is known for its rich mineral resources, diverse culture, and beautiful landscapes.

Jamshedpur is the largest city in the Indian state of Jharkhand.

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Karnataka

Karnataka is a state located in the southwestern region of India, known for its rich cultural heritage, historic landmarks, and beautiful landscapes. The state is home to several important historical sites, including Hampi, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is known for its ancient temples and monuments.

Bengaluru is the largest city in the Indian state of Karnataka.

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Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh is a state located in the central region of India, known for its rich cultural heritage, historic monuments, and natural beauty. The state is home to several important landmarks, including the Khajuraho Group of Monuments, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is famous for its ancient temples with intricate carvings.

Indore is the largest city in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

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Maharashtra

Maharashtra is a state located in the western region of India, known for its rich history, diverse culture, and beautiful landscapes. The state is home to several important landmarks, including the Gateway of India and the Ajanta and Ellora caves, which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Mumbai is the largest city in the Indian state of Maharashtra.

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Manipur

Manipur is a state located in the northeastern part of India, known for its rich culture and traditions, beautiful landscapes, and unique wildlife. The state is home to several important historical and cultural landmarks, including the Kangla Fort, which is an important historical site and a symbol of Manipur's rich cultural heritage.

Imphal is the largest city in the Indian state of Manipur.

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Meghalaya

Meghalaya is a state located in the northeastern part of India, known for its stunning natural beauty, rich culture, and unique traditions. The state is home to several important historical and cultural landmarks, including the Nohkalikai Falls, which is the highest plunge waterfall in India, and the Living Root Bridges, which are unique bridges made by weaving the roots of living trees.

Shillong is the largest city in the Indian state of Meghalaya.

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Mizoram

Mizoram is a state located in the northeastern part of India, known for its stunning landscapes, rich culture, and unique traditions. The state is home to several important historical and cultural landmarks, including the Mizoram State Museum, which showcases the culture and traditions of the Mizoram people, and the Solomon's Temple, which is a popular tourist destination.

Aizawl is the largest city in the Indian state of Mizoram.

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Nagaland

Nagaland is a state located in the northeastern part of India, known for its diverse culture, stunning landscapes, and rich history. The state is home to several important historical and cultural landmarks, including the Kohima War Cemetery, which is a tribute to the soldiers who died during World War II, and the Naga Heritage Village, which showcases the culture and traditions of the indigenous Naga people.

Dimapur is the largest city in the Indian state of Nagaland.

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Odisha

Odisha is a state located on the eastern coast of India, known for its rich history, diverse culture, and natural beauty. The state is home to several important historical and cultural landmarks, including the Sun Temple at Konark, the Jagannath Temple in Puri, and the Lingaraj Temple in Bhubaneswar.

Bhubaneswar is the largest city in the Indian state of Odisha.

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Rajasthan

Rajasthan is a state located in the northern part of India, known for its rich history, vibrant culture, and stunning architecture. The state is famous for its magnificent forts, palaces, and temples, which are a testament to its rich cultural heritage.

Jaipur is the largest city in the Indian state of Rajasthan.

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Sikkim

Sikkim is a small state located in the northeastern part of India, known for its natural beauty, rich culture, and vibrant Buddhist heritage. The state is bordered by Nepal, Bhutan, Tibet, and West Bengal.

Gangtok is the largest city in the Indian state of Sikkim.

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Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu is a state located in the southern part of India, known for its rich culture, history, and architecture. The state is home to the Tamils, one of the oldest and culturally rich communities in India, with a distinct language and culture.

Chennai is the largest city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

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Telangana

Telangana is a state located in southern India, known for its rich cultural heritage, historic landmarks, and thriving technology industry. The state was formed in 2014 after it was carved out of the former state of Andhra Pradesh.

Hyderabad is the largest city in the Indian state of Telangana.

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Tripura

Tripura is a state located in northeastern India, bordered by Bangladesh on three sides. The state is known for its natural beauty, diverse tribal cultures, and rich history.

Agartala is the largest city in the Indian state of Tripura.

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Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh is a state located in northern India, known for its rich history, cultural diversity, and political significance. It is the most populous state in India and home to several important cities, including the capital city of Lucknow.

Kanpur is the largest city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

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Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand is a state located in northern India, known for its scenic beauty, spiritual significance, and adventure tourism. The state was carved out of the northern part of Uttar Pradesh in 2000 and is bordered by Tibet, Nepal, and the Indian states of Himachal Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh.

Dehradun is the largest city in the Indian state of Uttarakhand.

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West Bengal

West Bengal is a state located in eastern India, known for its rich cultural heritage, diverse cuisine, and intellectual history. The state has a rich history, with several famous figures such as Rabindranath Tagore and Swami Vivekananda hailing from the region.

Kolkata is the largest city in the Indian state of West Bengal.

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands are a group of islands located in the Bay of Bengal, near the eastern coast of India. The archipelago consists of 572 islands, out of which only 37 are inhabited. The islands are known for their beautiful beaches, exotic flora and fauna, and vibrant culture.

Port Blair is the largest city in the Indian state of Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

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Chandigarh

Chandigarh is a city located in northern India, serving as the capital of both Punjab and Haryana states. It is one of the few planned cities in India, with a well-organized layout and modern infrastructure.

Chandigarh is the largest city in the Indian state of Chandigarh.

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Dadra and Nagar Haveli

Dadra and Nagar Haveli is a Union Territory in western India, situated between the states of Gujarat and Maharashtra. It is composed of two separate geographical entities, the districts of Dadra and Nagar Haveli.

Daman is the largest city in the Indian state of Dadra and Nagar Haveli.

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Delhi

Delhi is the capital city of India and is located in the northern part of the country. It is a historic city that has been inhabited for thousands of years and has been the capital of various empires and dynasties. Today, Delhi is a bustling metropolis with a population of over 18 million people, making it the second most populous city in India after Mumbai. It is a cosmopolitan city that attracts people from all over India and the world for work, education, and tourism.

New Delhi is the largest city in the Indian state of Delhi.

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Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir is a region in the northernmost part of India, bordering Pakistan, China, and Afghanistan. It is a diverse region, comprising of three regions: Jammu, Kashmir Valley, and Ladakh.

Srinagar is the largest city in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.

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Ladakh

Ladakh is a region located in the northernmost part of India, in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. It is situated in the high Himalayas, bordered by Tibet to the east, Pakistan to the west, and the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh to the south.

Leh is the largest city in the Indian state of Ladakh.

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Lakshadweep

Lakshadweep is a group of islands located in the Arabian Sea, off the southwestern coast of India. It is composed of 36 islands, 10 of which are inhabited, and is known for its stunning coral reefs, crystal-clear waters, and pristine beaches.

Kavaratti is the largest city in the Indian state of Lakshadweep.

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Puducherry

Puducherry, also known as Pondicherry, is a union territory located on the southeastern coast of India. It was a French colony until 1954 and still retains a strong French influence in its architecture, cuisine, and culture.

Puducherry is the largest city in the Indian state of Puducherry.

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Daman and Diu

Daman and Diu is a union territory in India, located on the western coast of the country. It is composed of two separate geographical areas, Daman and Diu, which are approximately 700 kilometers apart.

Daman is the largest city in the Indian state of Daman and Diu.

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Kerala

Kerala is a state located on the southwestern coast of India, known for its beautiful backwaters, palm-lined beaches, and lush greenery. It is also known as "God's Own Country" due to its natural beauty and cultural richness.

Thiruvananthapuram is the largest city in the Indian state of Kerala.

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