Kangra is a city and a municipal council in in the state of . Historically it was known as Nagarkot. Kangra has about 5,000 residents and an elevation of 697 metres.

Notable Places in the Area

The is located 20 kilometers from the town of Dharamsala on the outskirts of the town of Kangra, . Photo: Ishan Dewan 2, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
railway station is a main railway station in in the Indian state of .


32.1032° or 32° 6' 11.4" north
76.2724° or 76° 16' 20.5" east
Open Location Code
697 metres (2,287 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 245773039
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Bengali: কাংরা
  • Bishnupriya: কাংরা
  • Catalan: Kangra
  • Cebuano: Kāngra
  • Chinese: Kangra
  • Chinese: 坎格嘎
  • Chinese: 坎格拉
  • Chinese: 康格拉
  • Dutch: Kangra
  • English: Kangra, Himachal Pradesh
  • French: Kangra
  • German: Kangra
  • Gujarati: કાંગડા
  • Hindi: काँगड़ा
  • Hindi: कांगड़ा
  • Italian: Kangra
  • Japanese: カーングラ (ヒマーチャル・プラデーシュ州)
  • Japanese: カーングラ
  • Kannada: ಕಂಗ್ರಾ
  • Korean: 캉그라
  • Malay (generic): Kangra
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kangra
  • Nepali: कांगडा
  • Nepali: कांग्रा
  • Newari: कांग्रा
  • Panjabi: ਕਾਂਗੜਾ
  • Polish: Kangra
  • Portuguese: Kangra
  • Russian: Кангра
  • Santali: ᱠᱟᱝᱜᱽᱲᱟ
  • Spanish: Kangra
  • Swedish: Kangra
  • Tamil: கங்கிரா
  • Tamil: காங்ரா
  • Telugu: కాంగ్రా
  • Urdu: کانگرا
  • Urdu: کانگڑا، ہماچل پردیش
  • Vietnamese: Kangra
  • Western Panjabi: کانگڑا
  • Kangar
  • Kāngar

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