IMPORTANT TEMPLES OF INDIA viewSr. No. Temples States 1. Kamakhya Temple Guwahati, Assam 2. Sukresvara temple Assam 3. Mahabalipuram Temple Tamil Nadu 4. Meenakshi temple Madurai, Tamil Nadu 5. Brihadeeswarar Temple Tamil Nadu 6.

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IMPORTANT TEMPLES OF INDIA

IMPORTANT TEMPLES OF INDIA

Sr. No.

Temples

States

1.

Kamakhya Temple

Guwahati, Assam

2.

Sukresvara temple

Assam

3.

Mahabalipuram Temple

Tamil Nadu

4.

Meenakshi temple

Madurai, Tamil Nadu

5.

Brihadeeswarar Temple

Tamil Nadu

6.

Kanchipuram Temple

Tamil Nadu

7.

Srisailam Temple

Andhra Pradesh

8.

Tirupathi Temple

Andhra Pradesh

9.

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

Kerala

10.

Shabarimala ayyappa temple

Kerala

11.

Gomateshwra Temple

Karnataka

12.

Virupaksha Temple

Bangalore (Karnataka)

13.

Golden temple

Amritsar, Punjab

14.

Somnath temple

Gujarat

15.

Siddhivinayak Temple

Maharashtra

16.

Mahabodhi Temple

Gaya, Bihar

17.

Amarnath Temple

Jammu & Kashmir

18.

Markandeshwar Temple

Haryana

19.

Konark Sun Temple

Odisha

20.

Birla Mandir

Jaipur

IMPORTANT JOINT MILITARY EXERCISES OF INDIA

1

Garud

India-France

2

Hand-Hand

India-China

3

Indira

India-Russia

4

Jimex

India-Japan

5

Malbar

US-Inida

6

Shade

Inida-Japan & China(Naval)

7

Surya Kiran

India & Nepal

8

Varun

France & India

9

Simbex

India-Singapore(Navy)

10

Ibsamar

India with Brazil and South African Navy

11

Konkan

Indian Navy and Royal Navy of Britain

12

Ausindex

Indian & Australian Navy

13

Indradhanush/Raimbow

India UK Air Exercises

14

Nomadic Elephant

India Army Exercise with Mangolia

15

Ekuverin

Maldives & India

16

Garud Shakti

India & Indonesia

17

Mitra-Shakti

India & Shri Lanka

18

Nasim Al-Bahar

India-Oman

19

SAMPRITI

India bangladesh

IMPORTANT DAMS IN INDIA

Name Of Dam

River -State Name

1

Sardar Srovar Dam

Narmada

Gujrat

2

Ukai Dam

Tapi

-

3

Srisailam Dam

Krishna

Telangana/AP

4

Nagarjunsagar Dam

Krishna

-

5

Ranjit Sagar Dam

Ravi-

Punjab

6

Koteshwar Dam

Bhagirathi

Uttrakhand

7

Lakhwar Dam

Yamuna

-

8

Tehri Dam

Bhagirathi

-

9

Gandhi Sagar Dam

Chambal

MP

10

Omkareshwar Dam

Narmada

-

11

Indira Sagar Dam

Narmada

-

12

Mullaperiyar

Periyar

Kerala (Idduki District)

13

Idukki arc Dam

Periyar

Kerala

14

Baglihar Dam

Chenab

J & K

15

Salal Dam

Chenab

-

16

Uri Dam

Jehlam

J & K (Baramula District)

17

Koyna Dam

Koyna

Maharashtra

18

Rihand Dam

Rihand

UP

19

Bhakra Dam

Sutlej

HP

20

Mettur Dam

Kaveri

TamilNadu

21

Hirakund Dam

Mahanadi

Oddisha

22

Jawahar Sagar Dam

Chambal

Rajasthan

23

Ranapartap Sagar

Chambal

Rajasthan

IMPORTANT NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS OF INDIA

1

Kundakulam Nuclear Power Plant

Kundankulam Tamil Nadu (Tirunelveli)

2

Kakrapar Nuclear power

Kakrapar Gujarat (Surat)

3

Narora Nuclear Power Plant

Narora Uttar Pradesh(Bulandshahr)

4

Tarapur Atomic power station

Tarapur Maharashtra (Thane)

5

Jaitapur Nuclear Power Project

Madban Maharashtra (Ratnagiri)

6

Kaiga Nuclear power station

Kaiga Karnataka (Uttar Kannada)

7

Gorakhpur Atomic Power Station

Fatehabad Haryana (Fatehabad)

8

Rajasthan Atomic Power Station

Rawatbhata Rajasthan(Chittorgarh)

9

Mithivirdi nuclear power plant

TalajaTaluka Gujarat(Bhavnagar)

IMPORTANT NATIONAL PARKS IN INDIA

PARK NAME

STATE

1

Bandhavgarh National Park

Madhya Pradesh

2

Kanha National Park

Madhya Pradesh

3

Panna National Park

-

4

Pench National Park

-

5

Thattekkad Bird Sanctuary

Kerala

6

Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary

-

7

Eravikulam National Park

-

8

Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

-

9

Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

-

10

Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary

Rajasthan

11

Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary

-

12

Keoladeo National Park

-

13

Nagarhole National Park

-

14

Ranthambore National Park

-

15

Sambhar Wildlife Sanctuary

---

16

Rajaji National Park

Uttarakhand

17

Corbett National Park

---

18

Manas National Park

Assam

19

Kaziranga National Park

----

20

Sanjay Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary

Maharashtra

21

Mahim Nature Park

----

22

Dachigam National Park

J&K

23

Hemis High Altitude Park

----

24

Chilka Lake Bird Sanctuary

Odisha

25

Nandankanan Zoo

---

26

Similipal National Park

----

27

Bandipur National Park

Karnataka

28

Dandeli National Park

----

29

Dudhwa National Park

Uttar Pradesh

30

Gir National Park

Gujarat

31

Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary

Tamilnadu

32

Nagarjunasagar Wildlife Sanctuary

Telangana

33

Renuka Wildlife Sanctuary

Himachal Pradesh

34

Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary

Haryana (Gurgoan)

35

Sunderbans Tiger Reserve

West Bengal

IMPORTANT POWER STATIONS OF INDIA

POWER STATION NAME

STATE NAME

1

Rihand Thermal Power Station

Sonebhadra Utar Pradesh

2

Singrauli Super Thermal Power Station

Sonebhadra Utar Pradesh

3

Anpara Thermal Power Station

----

4

Obra Thermal Power Station

-----

5

Rosa (TPS)

Shahjahanpur Utar Pradesh

6

Udupi Thermal Power Plant

Udupi arnataka

7

Bellary Thermal Power station

Bellary Karnataka

8

MetturTheral Power Station

Salem Tamil Nadu

9

Simhadri Super Thermal Power Plant

Vishakapatnam Andhra Pradesh

10

Chhabra (TPP)

Baran Rajasthan

11

Hirakud Captive Power Plant

Sambalpur Odisha

12

Talcher Super Thermal

Angul Odisha

13

Patratu Thermal Power Station

Jaisalmer Jharkhand

14

Bokaro Thermal Power Station

Bokaro Jharkhand

15

Durgapur Thermal Power Station

Bardhaman West Bengal

16

Barauni Thermal Power Station

Begusarai Bihar

17

Vindhyachal Super Thermal Power

Singrauli Madhya Pradesh

18

SantSingaji (TPP)

East Nimar Madhya Pradesh

19

Satpura Thermal Power Station

Betul Madhya Pradesh

20

Sanjay Gandhi Thermal Power Station

Birsinghpur Madhya Pradesh

21

MundraThermalPower Station

Kutch Gujarat

22

Ukai Thermal Power Station

Tapi Gujarat

23

Sikka Thermal Power Station

Jamnagar Gujarat

24

Tirora (TPP)

Gondia Maharashtra

25

Amravati (TPP)

Amravati Maharashtra

26

Chandrapur Super (TPP)

Chandrapur Maharashtra

27

Khaperkheda Thermal Power Station

Nagpur Maharashtra

28

Bhilai Expansion Power Plant

Durg Chhattisgarh

29

Sipat Thermal Power Plant

Bilaspur Chhattisgarh

30

Korba Super Thermal Power Plant

Korba Chhattisgarh

31

SOME IMORTANT COMMITTEES

1

To revisit civil services examination pattern -B S Baswan committee

2

Review the existing agricultural tenancy laws of states, including hilly states and schedule areas-T Haque Expert Group on Land Leasing

3

Restructuring water agencies-Mihir Shah Committee

4

Assess situation in FTII by Union Government -SM Khan-headed team

5

To review PPP Cell functioning -Ministry of Railways constituted Ajay Shankar Committee

6

To reinvestigate 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases -The SIT was constituted on recommendation of Mathur Committee

7

To classify Caste Census data, 2011 -Panagariya Committtee

BANKING APPS AND SCHEMES

Banking Apps and Schemes

Name of the Bank

1

BOUTIQUE FINANCING SCHEME

SBI

2

EFOREX

SBI

3

E-KYC

SBI

4

First home grown INDEX COMPOSITE INDEX

SBI

5

Twitter Handle account

SBI

6

TAB BANKING FACILITY

SBI

7

State Bank Freedom App

SBI

8

Fedbook Selfie App(Indias first mobile app for bank account opening)

federal bank

9

Video conferencing

Indusuld & federal bank

10

Digital Banking POCKET

ICICI

11

Student Travel Card

ICICI

12

I-Mobile app for windows phone

ICICI

13

M-Pesa

ICICI+Vodafone

14

Branch on Wheel

ICICI Bank in Odisha

15

Tap and pay

ICICI

16

Digital Village Project in Akodara Village of Gujarat

ICICI

17

Transparent credit card in association with American Express

ICICI

18

EMI ON DEBIT CARD

ICICI

19

Kisan card

AXIS Bank

20

Asha Home loan

AXIS Bank

21

Airtel money

AXIS BANK+AIRTEL

22

Chillar

Hdfc Bank

23

DDA Housing Scheme 2014

Hdfc Bank

24

Instant Money Transfer IMT

Bank of India

25

Facebook-basedFUNDStransfer platform KayPay

Kotak Mahindra Bank

26

M-Wallet

Canara Bank

27

Maha Millionaire, Maha Lakhpati

Bank of Maharashtra

28

Chinas first online Banking webank

Tancet Holdings

29

Indias first credit card exclusively for GOLF LOVERS

RBL Bank

SOME IMPORTANT TEMPLES IN INDIA

Badrinath TemplE---- Situated close to the Alaknanda River, the abode of Lord Badrinath is located in the Chamoli district, a small town of Badrinath (Uttarakhand)

The Konark Sun Temple---- The Sun temple is situated in the small town of Konark, which is situated in the Puri district of Odisha.

Brjbadeeswara Temple---- Also known as Peruvudaiyar Kovil and RajaRajeswaram, this 11th century temple was built by the Chola emperor Raja Raja Chola I. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, Brihadeeswara temple is the largest temple in India that is situated at Thanjavur city of Tamil Nadu.

Somnath Temple----- The temple is located in Prabhas Kshetra in Saurashtra (Gujarat). Prabhas Kshetra is also the region in which, it is believed that, Lord Krishna left his mortal body.

Kedarnath------ Situated in the Himalayan range of Garhwal area (Uttarakhand), Kedarnath temple is one of the most sacred Shiva temples in the world.

Sanchi Stupa----- Sanchi is a village in the Raisen district of Madhya Pradesh, which is a home to several Buddhist structures built in between 3rd century BC to 12th century AD.

Ramanathaswamy (Rameshwaram) Temple---- Rameshwaram (or Rameswaram) is a small island town in Tamil Nadu and is one of the four holiest pilgrimage places (Char Dhams) of the Hindus.

Siddhivinayak Temple----- Located in Prabha Devi, Mumbai,Siddhivinayak Temple was built in the 18th century.

Gangotri Temple----- The sacred origin of Ganga Maa (mother) is worshipped at Gangotri temple, which is situated in the Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand.

Kashi Vishwanath Temple--- Located in the ancient and holy city of Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh)

Lord Jagannath Temple--- Built in the 12th century, Jagannath temple is situated in Puri (Orissa) and is popularly called Jagannath Puri.

Yamonotri Temple----- Yamunotri temple was built in the 19th century in the Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand

Meenakshi Temple---- This architectural wonder is situated in Madurai (Tamil Nadu)

Amarnath Cave Temple---- The holy cave of Amarnath is located at an altitude of 3,888 meters in the state of Jammu and Kashmir.

Lingaraja Temple---- Lingaraja temple is one of the oldest and largest temples of the Temple City of India Orissa.

Tirupati Balaji----- Located in the hilly town of Tirumala (Andhra Pradesh), the temple is also known as Tirumala Venkateshwara temple.

Kanchipuram Temples---The City of Thousand Temples Kanchipuram (Tamil Nadu) is one of the seven sacred places in India wherein the people can attain Moksha, as per the Hindu religion.

Khajuraho Temple---- Khajuraho is a town in the state of Madhya Pradesh

Virupaksha Temple--- Located in the village of Hampi, it is one of the most famous temples among the various other temples of Hampi.Shri Digambar Jain Lal Mandiris the oldest Jain temple in Delhi

Gomateshwara Temple---- Situated in the Shravanabelagola town of Karnataka, Gomateshwara temple is dedicated to Lord Bahubali also known as Gomateshwara.

Ranakpur Temple----- Ranakpur is a village in the Pali district of Rajasthan and falls between Udaipur and Jodhpur

Shirdi Sai Baba Temple--- The holy temple of Sai baba was built in 1922, in the Shirdi town of Maharashtra.

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple----- Thiruvananthapuram, the capital city of Kerala is the place where one of the 108 Divya Desams (sacred dwellings of Lord Vishnu) is situated in the form of Lord Padmanabhaswamy.

Dwarkadhish Temple---- The holy abode of Lord Krishna, Dwarkadhish temple is situated in the Dwarka city (Gujarat).

Laxminarayan Temple ---- Inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi in 1939, the temple was built by the industrialist Baldeo Das Birla in Delhi.

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