Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Pradesh is a state in north , and offers much for those looking to experience the Himalayas. While it does not claim the highest peaks in the range, there is plenty to do aside from mountaineering. Its name literally means "Abode of Snow".
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is a region of Himachal Pradesh. It is located in the western part of the state and in the foothills of the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a district in the state of Himachal Pradesh in northern India. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

or Simla is the capital of the state of Himachal Pradesh in . Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, is a hill station in Himachal Pradesh, famed for its large community centred on the activities of the Dalai Lama. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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is a district in Himachal Pradesh, . The district lies in central Himachal and is famous… Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

district is one of the central districts of Himachal Pradesh state in northern . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the northwestern district of Himachal Pradesh, in , with its headquarters in town. Photo: Sujay25, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a district of Himachal Pradesh in . Photo: anilkothapalli, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district of Himachal Pradesh, India. Its headquarters are in the town of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

district is one of the twelve districts of the Himachal Pradesh state in northern India. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a district in Himachal Pradesh, . It is located in the southeastern part of the state, and borders on its eastern end. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

district is in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Photo: Pawanpal, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a world heritage listed national park in the region of Himachal Pradesh. Photo: Vishrutpanday, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the southernmost district of Himachal Pradesh, northern India. Photo: Mister Jaivardhan Singh, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Photo: Verma.lalit, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Himachal Pradesh

Latitude of center
31.9292° or 31° 55' 45.2" north
Longitude of center
77.1828° or 77° 10' 58.2" east
Population
6,860,000
Abbreviation
HP
Elevation
1,844 metres (6,050 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2240945367
Geo­Names ID
1270101
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Himachal Pradesh
  • Afar: Himachal Pradesh
  • Amharic: ሂማቸል ፕረዴሽ
  • Arabic: Himachal Pradesh
  • Arabic: هيماتشال براديش
  • Arabic: هيماجل برديش
  • Arabic: هيماشال براديش
  • Arabic: هيماچال پرادش
  • Armenian: Հիմաչալ-Պրադեշ
  • Assamese: হিমাচল প্ৰদেশ
  • Asturian; Bable: Himachal Pradesh
  • Azerbaijani: Himaçal Pradeş
  • Basque: Himachal Pradesh
  • Belarusian: Гімачал-Прадэш
  • Belarusian: Хімачал-Прадэш
  • Bengali: হিমাচল প্রদেশ
  • Bhojpuri: हिमाचल प्रदेश
  • Bihari : हिमाचल प्रदेश
  • Bishnupriya: হিমাচল প্রদেশ
  • Breton: Himachal Pradesh
  • Bulgarian: Химачал Прадеш
  • Catalan: Himachal Pradesh
  • Cebuano: State of Himāchal Pradesh
  • Central Kurdish: ھیماچال پرادیش
  • Chechen: Химачал-Прадеш
  • Chinese: Himachal Pradesh
  • Chinese: 喜馬偕爾邦
  • Chinese: 喜马偕尔邦
  • Croatian: Himachal Pradesh
  • Czech: Himáčalpradéš
  • Danish: Himachal Pradesh
  • Divehi: ހިމާޗަލް ޕްރަދޭޝް
  • Dutch: Himachal Pradesh
  • English: H. P.
  • English: HP
  • English: Himachal
  • Esperanto: Himaĉal-Pradeŝo
  • Estonian: Himachal Pradesh
  • Fijian Hindustani: Himachal Pradesh
  • Finnish: Himachal Pradesh
  • French: Himachal Pradesh
  • Georgian: ჰიმაჩალ-პრადეში
  • German: Himachal Pradesh
  • Goanese Konkani: Himachal Pradex
  • Goanese Konkani: हिमाचल प्रदेश
  • Greek: Χιμάτσαλ Πραντές
  • Gujarati: હિમાચલ પ્રદેશ
  • Hakka Chinese: Hí-mâ-hâi-ngì-pâng
  • Hausa: Himachal Pradesh
  • Hebrew: הימאצ'אל פראדש
  • Hebrew: הימאצ'ל פרדש
  • Hebrew: הימאצל פרדש
  • Hindi: हिमाचल प्रदेश
  • Hungarian: Himácsal Prades
  • Icelandic: Himachal Pradesh
  • Indonesian: Himachal Pradesh
  • Irish: Himachal Pradesh
  • Italian: Himachal Pradesh
  • Japanese: ヒマーチャル・プラデーシュ州
  • Kannada: ಹಿಮಾಚಲ ಪ್ರದೇಶ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Himachal Pradesh
  • Kashmiri: ہماچل پردیش
  • Korean: 히마찰프라데시 주
  • Korean: 히마찰프라데시주
  • Latin: Himachal Pradesh
  • Latin: Himācala Pradeśa
  • Latvian: Himāčala Pradēša
  • Lithuanian: Himačal Pradešas
  • Macedonian: Химачал Прадеш
  • Maithili: हिमाचल प्रदेश
  • Malay (generic): Himachal Pradesh
  • Malayalam: ഹിമാചൽ പ്രദേശ്‌
  • Manipuri: ꯍꯤꯃꯥꯆꯜ ꯄ꯭ꯔꯥꯗꯦꯁ
  • Marathi: हिमाचल प्रदेश
  • Min Dong Chinese: Himachal Pradesh
  • Min Nan Chinese: Himachal Pradesh
  • Mingrelian: ჰიმაჩალ-პრადეში
  • Mongolian: Химачал Прадеш
  • Mongolian: Химачалпрадеш
  • Mongolian: ꯍꯤꯃꯥꯆꯜ ꯄ꯭ꯔꯗꯦꯁ
  • Neapolitan: Himachal Pradesh
  • Neapolitan: Himačl Prdeš
  • Nepali: हिमाचल प्रदेश
  • Newari: हिमाचल प्रदेश
  • Northern Frisian: Himachal Pradesh
  • Northern Luri: هیماچال پئرادئش
  • Norwegian: Himachal Pradesh
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Himachal Pradesh
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Himachal Pradesh
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Himachal Pradesh
  • Oriya: ହିମାଚଳ ପ୍ରଦେଶ
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Химачал-Прадеш
  • Pampanga: Himachal Pradesh
  • Panjabi: ਹਿਮਾਚਲ ਪ੍ਰਦੇਸ਼
  • Persian: هیماچال پرادش
  • Polish: Himachal Pradesh
  • Portuguese: Himachal Pradesh
  • Portuguese: Himachal Pradexe
  • Pushto: هماچل پرديش
  • Romanian: Himachal Pradesh
  • Russian: Химачал-Прадеш
  • Sanskrit: हिमाचलप्रदेशम्
  • Sanskrit: हिमाचलप्रदेशराज्यम्
  • Santali: ᱦᱤᱢᱟᱪᱚᱞ ᱯᱨᱚᱫᱮᱥ
  • Scots: Himachal Pradesh
  • Serbian: Химачал Прадеш
  • Serbo-Croatian: Himachal Pradesh
  • Sindhi: هماچل پرديش
  • Sinhalese: හිමාචල් ප්‍රදේශ්
  • Slovak: Himáčalpradéš
  • Slovenian: Himačal Pradeš
  • Sorbian, Upper: Himačal Pradeš
  • South Azerbaijani: هیماچال پرادش
  • Spanish: Himachal Pradesh
  • Swahili (generic): Himachal Pradesh
  • Swedish: Himachal Pradesh
  • Tagalog: Himachal Pradesh
  • Tajik: Ҳимочал Прадеш
  • Tamil: இமாசலப் பிரதேசம்
  • Tamil: இமாச்சலப் பிரதேசம்
  • Tamil: ஹிமாச்சல் பிரதேஷ்
  • Tatar: Һимачал-Прадеш
  • Telugu: హిమాచల్ ప్రదేశ్
  • Thai: รัฐหิมาจัลประเทศ
  • Tibetan: ཧི་མ་ཅལ་མངའ་སྡེ།
  • Turkish: Himaçel Pradeş
  • Turkish: Himaçhal Pradeş
  • Turkmen: Himachal Pradesh
  • Ukrainian: Гімачал-Прадеш
  • Ukrainian: Хімачал-Прадеш
  • Urdu: ہماچل پردیش
  • Uzbek: Ximachalpradesh
  • Vietnamese: Himachal Pradesh
  • Waray (Philippines): Himachal Pradesh
  • Welsh: Himachal Pradesh
  • Western Panjabi: ہماچل پردیش
  • Wu Chinese: 喜马偕尔邦
  • Yoruba: Himachal Pradesh
  • Yue Chinese: 喜馬偕爾邦
  • Himāchal Pradesh
  • State of Himachal Pradesh

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