GUJARAT



  • Capital - Gandhinagar.
  • Number Of Districts - 33.
  • Formed On - 1 May 1960.
  • Chief Minister - Vijay Rupani.
  • Governor - Om Prakash Kohli.
  • High Court - The High Court Of Gujarat.
  • Chief Justice - R. Subhash Reddy.
  • Language - Gujarati.
  • State Animal - Asiatic Lion.
  • State Bird - Greater Flemingo.
  • State Flower -Marigold.
  • Tribes - Gamith, Dhondias, Vasawas, Gharasias, Barda, Siddi.
  • Festivals - International kite festival, Modhera dance festival, Navaratri, Kutch mahotsav, Bhavnath mahadev fair, /saptak music festival,Janmashtami, Bhadra pournima fair.
  • Dance Forms - Folk Dance Forms - Garba, Dandiya, Bhavai, Padhar, Tippani.                        
  • Temples -  Swaminarayan Akshardham, Girnar, Ambaji, Palitana temple, Dakor temple, Somnath  temple, Dwarkadhish temple, Sun temple, Pavagadh temple, Rukmini temple.
  • Rivers - Narmada, Saraswati, Banas, Sabarmati, Tapti, Bhogavo, Banas.
  • Important dams & associated rivers- 
  1.  Sardar Sarovar Dam - Narmada  River.
  2.  Dantiwada Dam - Banas  River.
  3. Karjan Dam : Karjan River.
  4. Ukai Dam : Tapti River.
  5. Kadana Dam : Mahi River.
  6.  Mitti Dam - Mitti River.
  7.  Aji Dam - Aji River.
  8. Sipu  Dam - Sipu River.
  9. Dharoi Dam - Sabarmati River.
  10. Dholidhaja Dam - Bhogavo River.

  • Power Plants 

  1. Charanka Solar Power Plant.
  2. Kadana Hydroelectric Power Station.
  3. Ukai Hydro Electric Power Station.
  4. Kakrapur Atomic Power Station.
  5. Bitta Solar Power Plant.
  6.  Sardar Sarovar Canal Head Hydroelectric Power Station.

  • Important National Park - 

  1. Gir Forest National Park.
  2. Blackbuck National Park.
  3. Marine National Park.
  4. Vansda National Park.                                                     
  • Wildlife Sanctuary - 
  1. Gaga WLS.
  2. Kutch Bustard  WLS.
  3. Indian Wild Ass Sanctuary.
  4.  Shoolpaneshwar WLS.
  5. Narayan Sarovar WLS.
  6. Purna WLS.
  7. Ratanmahal WLS.
  8. Porbandar lake WLS.
  9. Jambugodha WLS.
  10. Girnar WLS.
  11. Rampara Vidi WLS.
  12. Jessore WLS.
  13. Kuchchh Desert WLS.
  14. Khijadiya WLS.
  15. Mitiyala WLS.                                                                                           
  • Bird Sanctuary -  
  1.  Nal Sarovar BS.
  2.  Porbandar BS.
  3. Thol LakeBS.
  • Important Stadiums - 
  1. IPCL Sports Complex Ground.
  2. Madhavrao Scindia Cricket Stadium.
  3. Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium.
  4. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Stadium.
  5. CB Patel International Cricket Stadium.
  • Lakes -
  1. Kankaria lake.
  2. Chandola lake.
  3. Hamisar lake.
  4. Thol lake.
  5. Gomti lake.
  6. Sursagar lake.
  7. Narayan Sarovar.
  8. Ten Talav.
  • Waterfalls -
  1. Gira waterfall.
  2. Girma waterfall.
  3. Shanker waterfall.
  4. Chimer waterfall
  5. Zarwani waterfall.
  6. Ninai waterfall.
  7. Shiv Ghat waterfall.
  8. Barda waterfall.
  9. Jodiya waterfall.
  • Important Ports - 
  1. Zinjuwada port, Rann of kutch.
  2. Okha port, Dwarka.
  • Airports - 
  1. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International airport.
  2. Vadodara airport.
  3. Kandla airport.
  4. Bhavnagar airport.
  5. Porbandar airport.
  6. Rajkot airport.
  7. Jamnagar airport.
  8. Keshod airport.
  9. Bhuj airport.
  10. Surat airport.
  • Forts - Lakhota fort, Pavagadh fort, Uparkot fort, Dabhoi fort, Bhujia hill fort, dhoraji fort.

  • Palace - Vijay vilas palce, Navlakha palace, Dolat niwas palace, Art deco palace, Digvir nivas palace, Laxmi vilas palace, Nazarbagh palace, Pratap vilas palace, Rajmahal, Ranjit vilas palace.
  • Important City & their nicknames -
  1. Ahmedabad - Boston of India, Manchester of India.
  2. Surat - Diamond City of India, City of Bridges, Textile City of India.