About Maharashtra

Maharashtra Map

         Welcome to the Maharashtra. Maharashtra is land of Maratha Empire Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. Maharashtra state is located in India. The land of maharashtra situated in the north centre of Indian peninsula is bordered by the states of Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Goa. The Arabian Sea forms the western coast of the state.

         The Capital of Maharashtra State is Mumbai. Mumbai is an India's largest city and the financial capital of the India.Nagpur is the second capital of the state. Marathi is the official language. Geographically, historically Maharashtra has five main regions they are Marathwada, Vidarbha, Paschim Maharashtra,Konkan and Khandesh. Which are further divide into 35 Districts.

         Maharashtra is the land of prosperity, culture, spirituality with growing global recognition due to its advanced industrialization, ITech cities. Ancient glory says that the land is a motherland of great Marathas, the warriors who ruled out the region from centuries and one of the major reasons of rich culture and heritage of the state.

         Maharashtra has a large number of hill station, water falls, caves, temples, dams, religious places and sea fort. Forts have played an important role in the history of Maharashtra since the time of the Peshwas. Some of the important forts in Maharashtra are Raigad, Vijaydurg, Sindhudurg, Pratapgad, Sinhagad.