Do you know as India as a nation has its own National animal, National bird, National flower, National Anthem etc; every Indian state also has its own state symbol, animal,bird, flower,tree, game, dance, song etc;
As I am from Tamilnadu, I wish to say about Tamilnadu's concern.
State symbol: The temple tower of Srivilliputhur temple.
State Animal: Varaiyadu(Nilgiri Thar)
State flower: Shenkandhal Karthigai flower.
State Game: Kabaddi
State Bird: Marakatha Pura (Chalcophaps indica)
State tree: Palm tree
State Dance: Bharatha Natyam
State Song : Tamil Thai Vaazhthu.
Do you know about such information on your own state. Please post it here to update our information.
I am quite surprised with this thread as before this time I have never been heard of such things existence for the states. I need to research for West Bengal. Informative one Sun.
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Ah well sir, I am, to be honest, feeling surprised that such details have found their way on to the ISC platform at last and you of all the members did it! Really a big thanks sir for the information sir. Well, here's what Andhra Pradesh can boast of about state animal, object etc.
State symbol:Poorna Kumbham
State Animal: Krishna Jinka or the black deer as far as I know
State flower: Something locally called as Kaluva Puvvu or Kaluva flower.
State Game: Kabaddi
State Bird: Not sure
State tree: Neem tree
State Dance: Kuchipudi
State SonG : Maa telugu Talli ki malle puvvu danda
I am aware of only these things and I may have to find out about the state bird using Google but thanks a lot for giving me a chance to check all these once again.
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To be frank, I googled for the state of Maharashtra - My state of Residence.
State Song : Jai Jai Maharashtra Majha
State Capital : Mumbai (Formerly known as Bombay)
State Language : Marathi
State Animal : Shekru (Giant Squirrel)
State Tree : Mango
State Bird : Green Necked Pigeon
State Game : Kabaddi
State Dance : Lavani
State Flower : Tamnan (Lagerstroemia flowers , Regine)
State website : http://maharashtra.gov.in/
Sai and Dr. Apurva,
Nice to see the states coming up with their own important details about their states. So for we could see Tamilnadu, Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra.
I hope members from other state will also browze the net and post information about their respective states, to keep a consolidated record at ISC.
Members, Please cooperate to add information to this thread.
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Here I have found out the details of my state Kerala. Tahnkyou for giving me an opportunity to know my state better and aslo teh otehr states of India.
State symbol: Coat of arms(the emblem portrays two elephants guarding the state and national insignias)
State Animal: Indian elephant
State flower: Kani Konna (Cassia fistula)
State Game: Kaalpandhu Kali (Football)
State Bird: Great Hornbill
State tree: Coconut tree
State Dance: Kathakali
State SonG : Sopana Sangeetham, or Nadan Pattukal (I'm not sure, any Keralites pls correct me)
State Festival : Onam
State Capital : Trivandrum
State Language : Malayalam
Dr. Apurva, you could have included your state symbol as well, as taht is important.
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The state bird of Andhra Pradesh is Paala Pitta - a type of bird which resembles the blue bird and this is known as the Indian Roller
Proud to see a Telugu boy of the present age, having such knowledge about his state
Thanks & Regards
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Andhra Pradesh State Bird is Paala Pitta.
I am from uttrakhand It was really a nice post
state flower- brahmkamal
state bird- monal
state animal- musk dear
state tree- buransh
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Hi, I am from Odisha and the details are as follows:
State symbol: Stone carved horse from the Sun temple at Konark
State song: Vande utkala janani (odia)
State Capital : Bhubaneswar
State Language : Odia
State Animal : Sambar deer
State Bird : Blue jay
State Dance : Odissi
State Flower : Ashoka
State website : http://orissa.gov.in/
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Your responses are encouraging. This thread facilitate us to know the states of India and its importantance to the state animals, birds, art song, game symbol etc. I expect other members from other states to come up on this thread.
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