Bir is a town in the eastern end of the Kangra Valley in with a friendly, relaxed Indian population and a large Tibetan community. It is home to several educational institutions, monasteries, and nonprofit organizations.
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is a small market town in the state of in northern India located along National Highway 20 which connects to Mandi. is situated 3½ km south of Bir.


32.0445° or 32° 2' 40.3" north
76.7255° or 76° 43' 31.8" east
Open Location Code
1,591 metres (5,220 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 4854713551
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Asturian: Bir, Himachal Pradesh
  • Bengali: বীর
  • Chinese: Bir
  • Dutch: Bir (plaats)
  • Dutch: Bir
  • English: Bir, Himachal Pradesh
  • Hindi: बीड
  • Hindi: बीर, हिमाचल प्रदेश
  • Min Nan Chinese: Bir
  • Norwegian: Bir
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Bir (Himachal Pradesh)
  • Russian: Бир (Кангра)
  • Russian: Бир
  • South Azerbaijani: بیر, هیماچال پرادش
  • Bir Khas
  • Bīr
  • Bīr Khās

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