Western India

Western India comprises three large states, one small state and one small union territory. It is bounded by and the Arabian Sea to its west and the Gangetic to its east.

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, a cosmopolitan metropolis, earlier known as Bombay, is the largest city in and the capital of the state . Photo: Anunandusg, CC BY-SA 3.0.

or Amdavad is the fifth largest city in with a population of 6.5 million. Photo: Hardik jadeja, Public domain.

in Western India is the third-largest state of by size and the second-largest by population. Photo: Mangeshjadhav, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a state in the western region of . Lothal, near to and Dholavira, near to are sites of a Harappan civilisation, which existed more than 4,000 years ago. Photo: Bgag, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a state in the northwest of . It is mainly arid and its western border is adjacent to . Photo: Knipptang, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, a state on 's West coast, is a former Portuguese colony with a rich history. Photo: Argenberg, CC BY 4.0.

Western India

Latitude of center
23.85° or 23° 51' north
Longitude of center
76.68° or 76° 40' 48" east
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Also Known As

  • Belarusian: Заходняя Індыя
  • Bengali: পশ্চিম ভারত
  • Chinese: 印度西部
  • Chinese: 西印度
  • Dimli: Hindıstan Rocawani
  • Dutch: West-India
  • Dutch: west India
  • English: West India
  • English: Western region of India
  • Esperanto: Okcidenta Barato
  • French: Inde de l'Ouest
  • French: Inde occidentale
  • German: Westliches Indien
  • German: westliches Indien
  • Greek: Δυτική Ινδία
  • Hebrew: מערב הודו
  • Hindi: पश्चिमी भारत
  • Italian: India occidentale
  • Japanese: インド西部
  • Japanese: 西インド
  • Korean: 서부인도
  • Korean: 서부 인도
  • Korean: 서 인도
  • Korean: 서인도
  • Korean: 인도서부
  • Korean: 인도 서부
  • Malay (generic): India Barat
  • Malayalam: പടിഞ്ഞാറേ ഇന്ത്യ
  • Malayalam: പശ്ചിമേന്ത്യ
  • Manipuri: ꯅꯣꯡꯆꯨꯞ ꯏꯟꯗꯤꯌꯥ
  • Marathi: पश्चिम भारत
  • Nepali: पश्चिमी भारत
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Vest-India
  • Persian: غربی هند
  • Russian: Западная Индия
  • Sanskrit: पश्चिम भारत
  • Sanskrit: पश्चिमभारतम्
  • Santali: ᱯᱟᱪᱮ ᱥᱤᱧᱚᱛ
  • Spanish: India occidental
  • Tajik: Ҳиндустони Ғарбӣ
  • Tamil: மேற்கு இந்தியா
  • Ukrainian: Західна Індія
  • Urdu: مغربی بھارت
  • Venetian: Ìndia osidentałe
  • Vietnamese: Tây Ấn Độ
  • Hindıstanê Rocawani

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