Mainpuri

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Mainpuri

मैनपुरी
City
Mainpuri is located in Uttar Pradesh
Mainpuri
Mainpuri
Coordinates: 27°14′N 79°01′E / 27.23°N 79.02°E / 27.23; 79.02Coordinates: 27°14′N 79°01′E / 27.23°N 79.02°E / 27.23; 79.02
CountryIndia
StateUttar Pradesh
DistrictMainpuri
Elevation
153 m (502 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total150,007
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
205001
Telephone code05672
Vehicle registrationUP-84
Websitemainpuri.nic.in

Mainpuri is the city in Mainpuri district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is the administrative headquarters of Mainpuri district and is situated to the north-east of Agra and is 270 km from New Delhi.[1] Mainpuri forms part of ancient legendary region of Lord Krishna's land called Braj.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. http://www.mustseeindia.com/how-to-reach/from-delhi-to-mainpuri
  2. Subodh Kapoor (2002). The Indian Encyclopaedia: India (Central Provinces)-Indology. Genesis Publishing Pvt Ltd. p. 3432. ISBN 9788177552683.