Where is Tezpur in India map?
Tezpur (/tɛzˈpʊər/) is a city and urban agglomeration in Sonitpur district, Assam state, India….
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Why Tezpur Assam is famous for?
The area is famous for its Tea plantations, the undulating stretch of tea-gardens along with Forests and National Parks attract a large number of tourists to this area. The name Tezpur is derived from the Sanskrit words ‘Teza’ (meaning blood) and ‘Pura’ (meaning town or city).
How many villages are there in Tezpur?
List of all villages and towns in Tezpur Circle of Sonitpur district, Assam. As per Census 2011, there are 5 towns and 128 villages within Tezpur Circle.
Which district is Tezpur?
List of Places & Distances from Tezpur | Sonitpur District | Government Of Assam, India.
What is the capital of Tezpur?
Tezpur, the fifth largest and oldest city of the state of Assam, is also called as the ‘Cultural Capital’ of Assam. Ruins dating back to the 4th Century can be found in this town.
What is the old name of Tezpur?
The name `Sonitpur’ as well as Tezpur literally means “the city of blood”. It reminds of the romantic legend of Usha and Anirudha. The legend revolves around Banasura, the great Asura king of ancient Tezpur, his beautiful daughter Usha and her friend Chitralekha.
In which state is Tezpur situated?
AssamTezpur / State
How many towns are there in Sonitpur district?
Tezpur Circle – Sonitpur
|1||Tezpur Municipal Board||75,540|
|2||Gutlong Gaon Census Town||10,900|
|3||Majgaon Census Town||8,154|
|4||Barika Chuburi Census Town||7,911|
Why is it called Tezpur?
What is the old name of Sonitpur?
Is Sonitpur Tezpur same?
Sonitpur district [Pron: ˌsə(ʊ)nɪtˈpʊə or ˌʃə(ʊ)nɪtˈpʊə] is an administrative district in the state of Assam in India. The district headquarters is located at Tezpur….
How Tezpur got its name?
The term Tezpur, in the district of Sonitpur means town of blood. The city acquired its name owing to a myth involving a fierce battle that was fought between Hari (Lord Krishna) and Hara (Lord Shiva in the form of Banasura, the king), and the entire city was drenched in human blood, hence the name.
Why Tezpur is known as city of blood?
Is Tezpur a good city?
THis is very small city. its main attractions are Tezpur university, Brahmaputra river , Agnigarh Hill and Chitralekha Udyan. All are only walking distance from Tezpur bus stand. great place to stay and live .