Nicknames Of Indian States And Pictures & Images

NICK NAME OF INDIAN CITIES City State Nickname/Nicknames Agra Uttar Pr...

NICK NAME OF INDIAN CITIES City State Nickname/Nicknames Agra Uttar Pradesh  Taj Nagari Ahmedabad Gujarat Boston of India Manchester of India Allahabad Uttar Pradesh  Abode of the God Sangam City City of Prime Ministers Amritsar Punjab Golden City Asansol West Bengal Land of Black Diamond


03.11.2018 0

Jaipur is the capital of the Indian state of Rajasthan. It was founded...

Jaipur is the capital of the Indian state of Rajasthan. It was founded in 1727, which makes it a baby by Indian standards. The unofficial nickname of Jaipur is the “Pink City”. When the Prince of Wales visited in 1853, the entire city was painted pink, to welcome him as a gift from ruler Sawai R...


15.10.2018 0

(Lexington) Columbia Real Estate: Find Homes in Columbia SC I'm reall...

(Lexington) Columbia Real Estate: Find Homes in Columbia SC I'm really curious about Lexington. Could be a great place to settle!


18.05.2015 0

Buffalo Soldiers originally were members of the 10th Cavalry Regiment ...

Buffalo Soldiers originally were members of the 10th Cavalry Regiment of the United States Army, formed on September 21, 1866, at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. This nickname was given to the Black Cavalry by Native American tribes who fought in the Indian Wars


29.10.2018 0

Map of Wyoming-Capital:Cheyenne; became a state on July 10,1890; motto...

Map of Wyoming-Capital:Cheyenne; became a state on July 10,1890; motto:equal rights;state flower:Indian Paintbrush; tree:cottonwood; bird: Western Meadowlark;origin of name: From the Delaware Indian word, meaning "mountains and valleys alternating"; nickname: Equality State; points of interest: Yell...


23.04.2015 0

They call it 'God's Own Country.' It could be the pristine beaches and...

They call it 'God's Own Country.' It could be the pristine beaches and towering cliffs rising high above them, or it could be the endlessly intricate network of rivers, lagoons and canals fringed by palm trees and greenery that earned the southwestern Indian state its nickname, or it could be the cu...


18.02.2015 0

People often talk about cows that wander around in India but did you k...

People often talk about cows that wander around in India but did you know that there are also millions of stray dogs too? It was bittersweet walking around India seeing the same dogs each time I passed by. My bestie and I gave them nicknames and waved at them. :) This doggie is wandering around the ...


11.09.2016 0

Employees sew clothes at the Estee garment factory in Tirupur, in the ...

Employees sew clothes at the Estee garment factory in Tirupur, in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu June 19, 2013. With knitwear exports of over $2 billion a year, India's garment manufacturing hub Tirupur has earned the nickname "Dollar City," but its allure for price-conscious global retaile...


28.08.2017 0

Invoking out inner Russian Blues. These deep blue beads were made is C...

Invoking out inner Russian Blues. These deep blue beads were made is Czech-Bohemia during the 19th century. Their nickname comes from the fact that they were often used as a currency by Russian fur traders who were working from the California coast to Canada. -The glowing antique glass Chevron beads...


29.08.2015 0

Shree Bal Hanuman Mandir is located in Kolkata (formerly Calcutta) cit...

Shree Bal Hanuman Mandir is located in Kolkata (formerly Calcutta) city belongs to Kolkata district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Kolkata, known by the nickname “City of Joy” is the state capital city located on the east bank of River Hooghly. The temple is situated in Lake Town area of Ko...


08.08.2016 0

The great Michigan football coach Fielding Yost had a theory for the n...

The great Michigan football coach Fielding Yost had a theory for the nickname, which he wrote about in 1944. Yost felt the nickname concerned the trading of wolverine pelts in Sault Ste. Marie for many years. The trading station served as an exchange between the Indians, other trappers and fur trad...


31.12.2012 0

Michigan! Located in the Great Lakes Region, this state is renowned fo...

Michigan! Located in the Great Lakes Region, this state is renowned for its natural beauty. Its nicknames include "The Wolverine State" and "Water Winter Wonderland" and its name was derived from an Indian word meaning large lake.


09.04.2013 0

BUFFALO SOLDIER | 1870S Buffalo Soldiers originally were members of th...

BUFFALO SOLDIER | 1870S Buffalo Soldiers originally were members of the U.S. 10th Cavalry Regiment of the United States Army, formed on September 21, 1866, at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. This nickname was given to the “Negro Cavalry” by the Native...


15.07.2017 0

"Land of the Dakotas" or "The Sioux State" This nickname pays tribute...

"Land of the Dakotas" or "The Sioux State" This nickname pays tribute to the Dakota tribes also know as Sioux. In the year of 2000, Sioux county, an Indian reservation, had a population of about 4000 people.


05.07.2013 0

The American Buffalo, also known as the Gold Buffalo, is a 24-karat bu...

The American Buffalo, also known as the Gold Buffalo, is a 24-karat bullion coin first offered for sale by the United States Mint on June 22, 2006, and available for shipment beginning on July 13. The coin follows the greatly admired design of the Indian Head nickel by James Earle Fraser and has gai...


27.10.2014 0

Buffalo Soldiers originally were members of the U.S. 10th Cavalry Regi...

Buffalo Soldiers originally were members of the U.S. 10th Cavalry Regiment of the United States Army, formed on September 21, 1866 at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. This nickname was given to the "Negro Cavalry" by the Native American tribes they fought in the Indian Wars.


15.08.2018 0

Missouri State Nickname The Show Me State There are several storie...

Missouri State Nickname The Show Me State There are several stories concerning the origin of the "show me" slogan. The most widely known story gives credit to Missouri's U.S. Congressman Willard Duncan Vandiver for coining the phrase in 1899. During a speech in Philadelphia, he said: "I come ...


12.03.2013 0

George Washington 1st President of the United States (April 30, 1789...

George Washington 1st President of the United States (April 30, 1789 to March 3, 1797) Nickname: "Father of His Country" Born: February 22, 1732, in Westmoreland County, Virginia Died: December 14, 1799, at Mount Vernon, Virginia


08.10.2012 0

Kansas: Facts, Map and State Symbols - EnchantedLearning.com

Kansas: Facts, Map and State Symbols - EnchantedLearning.com


19.02.2014 0

NICKNAME: Iowa is called The Hawkeye State as a tribute to chief Black...

NICKNAME: Iowa is called The Hawkeye State as a tribute to chief Black Hawk, leader of the Sauk Indians (relocated to Iowa after unsuccessful fighting of settlers). Also called The Corn State (90 percent of the land in Iowa is devoted to agriculture).


11.03.2014 0

#4th Cavalry Regiment is a United States Army cavalry regiment, whose ...

#4th Cavalry Regiment is a United States Army cavalry regiment, whose lineage is traced back to the mid-19th century. It was one of the most effective units of the Army against Indians on the Texas frontier. Today the regiment exists as separate squadrons within the U.S. Army...


16.08.2017 0

Oklahoma (Listeni/ˌoʊkləˈhoʊmə/)_(Pawnee: Uukuhuúwa, Cayuga: Ga...

Oklahoma (Listeni/ˌoʊkləˈhoʊmə/)_(Pawnee: Uukuhuúwa, Cayuga: Gahnawiyoˀgeh) is a state located in South Central United States. Oklahoma is the 20th most extensive & the 28th most populous of the 50 United States. The state's name is derived from the Choctaw words okla & humma, meanin...


05.02.2013 0

David Stern Crockett (1786 - 1836) Nickname 'Davy' - was hated by Croc...

David Stern Crockett (1786 - 1836) Nickname 'Davy' - was hated by Crockett during his lifetime" American folk hero, Scout, frontiersman, soldier and politician, Congressman, Frontiersman/ Indian Fighter/ US Senator/ Folk hero, state representative, hero, Pioneer, Soldier, Trapper, Explorer, State As...


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