IMPORTANT FACTS OF HIMACHAL PRADESH (very helpful for exams)

Share this:

IMPORTANT FACTS OF HIMACHAL PRADESH

IMPORTANT FACTS OF HIMACHAL PRADESH
IMPORTANT FACTS OF HIMACHAL PRADESH

(A)Founder of Himachal Princely State and their Founding year –

S. No.
State/ Princely states
Founder
Founding Year
1
Sibba state
Shivram Chandra
1450 AD
2
Dada Sibba
Sivaran Chandra
1550 AD
3
Guler State
Harichand
1405 AD
4
Mahalog Princely state
Veer Chand
5
Trigarta State
Susharma
13th century
6
Kuthar Princely state
Surat Chand
7
Modern Kullu
Ratanbhadra
8
Kunihar Princely state
Abojdev
1154 AD
9
Kahlur Princely state
Veerchandra Chandel
900 AD
10
Bhagat Princely state
Ajaydev
11
Nalagarh (Hondur) State
Ajaychand
1100 AD
12
Sirmaur Princely state
Subhansh Prakash
1195 AD
13
Chamba Princely state
Maruvarman
550 AD
14
Ratesh Princely state
Ramsingh
15
Jaswan state
Puravchand
1170 AD
16
Keonthal state
GiriSen
1211 AD
17
Sujanpur Princely state
Ghamand Chand
18
Ancient Kullu
Vihangam Manipal
19
Datarpur state
Datarchand
1550 AD
20
Saari state
Moolchand
21
Nurpur state
Jhetpaal
1000 AD
22
Jubbal state
KaranChand
23
Mandi Princely state
Baan Sen
1300 AD
24
Theog Princely state
Jaychand
1667 AD
25
Suket state
Veer Sen
1288 AD
26
Delath Princely state
Prithvi Singh
27
Balsan Princely state
Alok Singh
12th Century
28
Bhajji Princely state
Charu Raja
29
Kumar Sen Princely state
Kiratchand
11th Century
30
Darkoti Princely state
Durga Singh

(B)Historical City-

S.No.
City
Founder
Establishment year (AD)
District
1
Bilaspur
Deepchand
1654
Bilaspur
2
Hamirpur
Hamirchand
1700
Hamirpur
3
Sujanpur
Abhaychand
1748
Hamirpur
4
Dagshai
British
19th century
Solan
5
Supathu
British
1816
Solan
6
Kasauli
British
1841
Solan
7
Bijapur City
Vijayram Chand
Kangra
8
Alampur
Alamchand
1697
Kangra
9
Sunder Nagar
Garud Sen
1712
Mandi
10
Jubbal
Rana Tegchand
16th century
Shimla
11
Rampur
Rajaram Singh
Shimla
12
Mandi
Ajbar Sen
1526
Mandi
13
Nahan
Karm Prakash
1621
Sirmaur
14
Shimla
Major Kennedy
1822
Shimla
15
Chamba
Sahil Varman
920
Chamba
16
Dalhousie
Lord Dalhousie
1854
Chamba
17
Kullu
Vihang Manipal
1500 B.C.
Kullu
18
Kangra
Susharma Chand
Kangra

(C) Ancient Name –

S. No.
Current Name
Ancient Name
District
1
Sunder Nagar
Baneed (Barred)
Mandi
2
Baijnath
Kir Gram
Kangra
3
Bilaspur Princely state(city)
Kahlur (Beaspur)
Bilaspur
4
Sarahan
Sonitpur
Shimla
5
Una
Jaswan
Una
6
Nurpur
Dhamri (Bhamin)
Kangra
7
Bharmour
Brahmapur
Chamba
8
Kangra (Kangra City)
Trigart (Nagarkot)
Kangra
9
Kullu
Kullut
Kullu
10
Nalagarh
Handoor
Solan
11
Kinnaur
Chini
Kinnaur

(D) Historical Buildings and Articles –

S. No.
Buildings and Articles
Constructor
Location
1
Kangra Fort
Susharma Chand
Kangra
2
Jaitak Durg
Ranjore Singh
Nahan
3
Nahan Durg
Karm Prakash
Nahan
4
Sheeshmahal and Motimahal
Fateh Chand Prakash
Nahan
5
Ranital Bagh
Shamsher Singh
Nahan
6
Rabingarh Durg
Veer Prakash
Rabingarh
7
“Rani Ka Kot” Durg
Sevant Sen
Suket Princely State
8
Sarkhpur Durg
Sidh Sen
Mandi Princely State
9
Damdama Mahal
Suraj sen
Mandi
10
Kamlagarh Durg
Suraj Sen
Mandi Princely State
11
Shahpur Fort
Bhaktmal
Shahpur (Kangra)
12
Makout Kurg
Salim Shah Sur
Nurpur (Kangra)
13
Nagarkot Fort
Susharma
Nagarkot (Kangra)
14
Jagatkhana and Swarghat
Heera chand
Bilaspur
15
Tank Sanghvana
Vijay Chand
Bilaspur
16
Rang Mahal
Vijay Chand
Bilaspur
17
Chatipur Fort
Sansar Chand
Jhanjhar Dhar (Bilaspur)
18
Rajghosna Written on stone
Ashok
Kalsi (Uttarakhand)
19
Handoor Fort
Kalyan Chand
Nalagarh
20
Chamba Rangmahal
Umaid Singh
Chamba
21
Nada Mahal
Umaid Singh
Rajnagar
22
Taragarh Fort
Jagat Singh
Tara Garh (Chamba)
23
Divari Kothi and Saichunala Stone Article
Lalit Varman
Pangi (Chamba)
24
Iron Thikri stone Article
Jasata Varman
Churah (Chamba)


Share this:

Related Posts

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

error: Content is protected !!