What is Saurashtra? Where is Saurashtra in Gujarat India?
Saurashtra is a Region of Gujarat State in India.
Meaning of Saurashtra is not exactly a particular city/location but a combined region made of 7 big cities of Gujarat. Saurashtra Region Made though 7 Distracts of Gujarat. These 6 Saurashtra Districts are “ RAJKOT , JAMNAGAR, JUNAGADH, BHAVNAGAR, PORBANADAR, SURENDRANAGAR, AMRELI ”.
Saurashtra District List (Districts Saurashtra Region)
RAJKOT | JAMNAGAR | JUNAGADH | BHAVNAGAR | PORBANADAR | SURENDRANAGAR | AMRELI
In past Saurashtra used to call Bhoomi of “Kathiyavad” and “Zalawad”. Kathiyavad was made of small “369 Rajvadas” before India’s Independence. Then after Saurashtra parted in 6 cities Rajkot, Bhavnagar, Amreli, Porbandar, Jamnagar, Junagadh Surendranagar. In Saurashtra kathiyavadi and Gujarati Language is speak out.
Saurashtra Education University
Rajkot is Heart of all Cities and Capital of Saurashtra. There is even a university on name of “Saurashtra” in Rajkot i.e. “Saurashtra University”. This Saurashtra Education University, also known as “Saurashtra University” located at University Road Rajkot.
Places to Visit in Saurashtra India
Famous Best Places to Visit in Saurashtra are Somnath Temple, Dwarka Temple, Girnar Mountain Junagadh, Chotila Temple, Jalaram Temple Virpur, Nageshwar Temple. Diu is not part of Saurashtra but it’s one of the most favourite place among “Saurashtra People” to plan their Weekend Holidays.
Festivals of Saurashtra
Saurashtra People has his own style of leaving and enjoying. You would see different colors of life in their culture and festival. There are many festivals like Shri Krishna Gokul Janmashtami, Navratri, Uttarayan, Diwali, Holi etc…
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