Kurukshetra along with Karnal and Kaithal districts is known as the ‘Rice Bowl of India’ and famous for Basmati Rice. The parishad will send those to Ayodhya.” — TNS, Govt relaxes visa norms; except for tourism, all categories of foreigners allowed to enter India.

Change ). Kurukshetra district lies between latitude 29-52' to 30- 12'N and longitude 76-26' to 77-04'E in the North Eastern part of Haryana State in the north of India.The district headquarter is located at Kurukshetra town and is about 160 Kilometres North of Delhi, 39 Kilometres North of … It is also said that Kuru performed asceticism after which the land came to be known as Kurukshetra. A good network of canals is providing irrigational facilities. Kurukshetra is located at Latitude 29°-52′ to 30°- 12′ & Longitude 76°-26′ to 77°-04′ in the North Eastern part of Haryana State.

The district has a total of 419 villages.

Total area under cultivation is 1,68,000 hectares out of this, 1,47,000 is irrigated area. Kurukshetra Weather is usually dry leaving out the monsoon that arrives at the end of June. Markanda and Saraswati are the important rivers of the district. It serves as a forum for free, ... with soil, water, cattle, seed, season cycle and the surrounding society and geography.

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Other towns of the district are Pehowa, Ladwa, Ismailabad and Shahabad. It is one of the prosperous district from agriculture point of view. Passing through Ambala and Hissar, it reaches Bikaner in Rajasthan and runs a course of 290 miles before disappearing into the deserts of Rajasthan. Kamla Engineering Works. On the call of the VHP, we have collected water and soil and handed those to the VHP last evening. The plain is remarkable flat and within it, are the narrow low-lying flood plains, known as either Betre Khadar of Naili. Underground water level is not relatively high. Deputy Commissioner                                   Mr. Pankaj Agarwal, Additional Deputy Commissioner                 Ms. Sumedha Kataria, Superintendent of Police                             Mr. K. Venkat Ramna. The soil is generally alluvial, loam and clay does not constitute average texture of the soil. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Classifieds, Man into online trading shoots dead wife, children before killing himself in Bathinda, Punjab BJP chief Ashwani Sharma, Vijay Sampla detained at start of their yatra, Kangana Ranaut claims she was judged for hailing from Himachal; urges people to visit, but warns 'city brats'; read why, 'Next stop: My hometown': Ayushmann Khurrana is 'excited' for his next 'Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui', Dharmendra and Hema Malini twin in blue; see pictures from Dream Girl's birthday bash, Kapil Sharma to shoot in Shimla for digital debut; to charge whooping salary; deets inside, Sushant Singh Rajput death case: NCB arrests brother of Arjun Rampal's girlfriend Gabriella Demetriades, Neha Kakkar and Rohanpreet Singh's wedding invitation leaked, Instagram influencer, who believed Covid-19 was hoax, dies of the virus, Anushka Sharma cradles baby bump as Yuzvendra Chahal's fiancee Dhanashree takes group selfie at RCB match; see pictures. Summers are long and stretch from The monsoon rains start with the advent of July that last till August.

Kurukshetra is a place of great historical and religious importance, revered all over the country for its sacred association with the Vedas and the Vedic Culture. © District Kurukshetra , Developed and hosted by National Informatics Centre,Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology. The city experiences an extreme continental climate due to the fact that it is far away from the sea. Rivers. The 18 day battle between the Pandavas and Kauravas happened in Kurukshetra. ( Log Out /  Kurukshetra, July 28 Soil from Jyotisar Tirtha and water from various holy ponds of Kurukshetra will be sent to Ayodhya for the Bhumi Pujan ceremony of Ram Temple scheduled for August 5. The district is a plain which slopes generally from North East to South West. The hottest months are May and June and the coldest being December and January. Improving Soil subgrade strength of Kurukshetra soil using Stone dust The soil is generally alluvial, loam and clay does not constitute average texture of the soil.

2 months ago, Holy water and soil from Kurukshetra being sent to Ayodhya for bhumi pujan. Kurukshetra is a place of great historical and religious importance, revered all over the country for its sacred association with the Vedas and the Vedic Culture. In a strongly-worded letter, IT Secretary Ajay Sawhney has w... MSP system under question after official-trader nexus comes to light in Punjab. Health state subject, it is for state govts to decide if the... Govt issues warning to Twitter; conveys strong disapproval over map misrepresentation. According to Manu, the tract between the old sacred rivers Saraswati and Drishadvati in Kurukshetra was known as Brahmavarta. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. The Kurukshetra district lies between latitude 29o-52′ to 30o– 12′ and longitude 76o-26′ to 77o-04′ in the North Eastern part of Haryana State.

Restraint and moderation, rather than agitational language and partisanship, are the hallmarks of the paper. Kurukshetra. Paddy procured from outside state at low cost being allegedl... Will reject central farm acts after SAD forms govt in Punjab: Sukhbir Badal. Memeber of Parliament                                   Mr. Naveen Jindal. In Kurukshetra district there are assembly constituencies : Thanesar, Shahabad, Ismailabad. He said the members of opposition were shocked to see how th... College teachers to undergo Covid testing, DAV takes lead, Farmers seize paddy laden trucks from UP in Amritsar, Soaring veggie prices dampen festive spirit, Potholed roads a bane for Transport Nagar, Chandigarh police nail youth who provided bike to shooters, 3 more Covid deaths, 53 new cases in Chandigarh, 5-member panel to redress grievances against promoters, builders, Woman crushed to death on Zirakpur flyover, PGI set to give second dose of Oxford vaccine tomorrow, Resident doctors of NDMC hospitals protest at Jantar Mantar over salary dues, Delhi riots: Umar Khalid tells court he’s in sort of solitary confinement, SC doing its part to deal with stubble burning, Centre and states have to do theirs: Delhi HC, Time has come to stop blanket extension of bails, paroles for COVID-19 reason: Delhi HC observes, COVID-19 positive woman escapes from AIIMS, husband files missing report to deceive police, Colleges ready for admissions, but with a rider, What’s supposed to be inviting, is actually driving away people, Jalandhar's first bike-taxi driver Kanta Chauhan now sells paranthas to stay afloat, Roadways staff hold gate rally, seek job regularisation, 4 more die, 47 test positive for Covid in Ludhiana district, Potholed southern bypass open invitation to mishaps, Man beats wife to death in Ludhiana over suspected illicit relationship, Virtual steps in unison: Ludhiana women enjoy 10-day Devi Utsav, through various dance forms, online, PUTA continues protest outside Punjabi University VC’s office, 19-yr-old girl shot dead by cousin in Patiala, 14 new cases reported in Patiala, lowest in 100 days. Kurukshetra lies 260 m above the sea level. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. Dharmnagri (Religeous town) Kurukshetra is situated 160 km north of New Delhi on the national highway NH1. The total area of Kurukshetra district is 1,682 sq kms and its population is 6,41,000. The Weather Forecasts shows that the average temperature during the daytime of that period goes upto 22° C whereas the evenings become very pleasant and cool. Posted: The Tribune, now published from Chandigarh, started publication on February 2, 1881, in Lahore (now in Pakistan). It is surrounded by four districts of Haryana (Ambala, Yamuna Nagar, Karnal & Kaithal) in the East, South, North and Patiala district of Punjab in the North West. The foremoót among the Kurukshetra tirthas are Brahmsarovar or Kurukshetra Tank, Sannihit Tank, Sthanesvra Mahadev Mandir, Jyotisar, Baan-ganga, Bhisam Kund (Narkatari) Chandrakupa, Nabhi Kamal, Bhadarkali Mandir, Arnai Temple, Prachi Tirath Pehowa, Saraswati Tirath Pehowa, Prithduk Tirath Pehowa, Rantuk Yaksh Bir pipli, Karan Ka Tila,etc.