January New Year’s Day – 1st January Day of Silence- 3rd January NRI Day – 9th January Laughing Day – 10th January National Youth Day- 12th January Army day- 15th January National Voter’s Day – 25th January Indian Republic Day – 26th January Martyr’s Day- 30th January Street Children’s Day – 31st January February National…

Below are the names and contact details of current council of Ministers of HP :   Name Designation Additional Charge Phone (Office) (STD Code – 0177) Phone (Residence) (STD Code – 0177) E-mail Shri Virbhadra Singh Chief Minister All other Departments, which are not allotted 2625819 2627803 cm-hp@nic.in Smt. Vidya Stokes Irrigation & Public Health…

Q 1. Vyas Guffa is located at- (A) Mandi (B) kullu (C) Bilaspur (D) Chamba Q 2. Kamaksha Devi Temple is located at- (A) Karsog (B) Baijnath (C) Manali (D) Palampur Q 3. The famous Jakh Dhar is located in district- (A) Kullu (B) Bilaspur (C) Mandi (D) Hamirpur Q 4. Rewalsar lake is situated…

Naming Ceremony in Himachal Pradesh MURA (Gur or Parched Rice or Wheat Grains ) is distributed in the naming ceremony. Among the KOLIS, the boys are often named after the day or month. e.g. Manglu for a boy born on Tuesday (Mangalvaar). Kinnauri people often use the suffix ‘NEGI’ after names of the child. In…

Place/Monument/Inscription Founder District Tank Sanghbhana Bijai Chand Bilaspur Rang Mahal Bijai Chand Bilaspur Hundur Fort Kalyan Chand Bilaspur Chhatipur Fort Sansar Chand Bilaspur Jagat Khana Swarghat Hira Chand Bilaspur Maukot Fort Saleem Shah Sur Kangra Nagarkot Fort Susharma Chandra Kangra Targarh Fort Jagat Singh Kangra Shahpur Fort Bhaktmal Kangra Nadda Mahal Umed Singh Chamba Chamba…

Mandi: Fair/Festivals Location Special Feature Shivratri Fair Mandi Started by Raja Ajbar Sen Chaichu Fair Pandoh Begins on 13th April every year Nalwari Fair Karsog – Tseeshu Fair Mandi It is a Buddhist Festival to celebrate the birthday of Padmasambhava, a buddhist spiritual leader Bilaspur: Fair/Festivals Location Special Feature Nalwari Bilaspur A Cattle fair. W.Goldstein…

Mandi: Temples Location Special Feature Shikari Devi Temple Janjehli (Saraj) Devoted to Goddess Shikari Devi Parashar Temple Prashar(Mandi) Built by Raja Ban Sen Mahoonag temple Karsog – Bhootnath Temple Mandi Built by Raja Ajbar Sen.Devoted to Ardhanarishwara Madho Rai Temple Mandi – Tarna Devi Temple Tarna Hills Built by Raja Shyam Sen   Chamba:  …

First in HP: First Governor S.S Chakravarti First Chief Minister Dr. Y.S Parmar First Chief Commissioner Sh. N.C Mehta First Deputy Chief Commissioner Sh. E.Pendral Moon First Lt. Governor Major General Himmat Singh First Woman Governor Sheela Kaul First Chief Justice Mirza Hamidullah Beg First Woman Chief Justice Leela Seth First HPPSC Chairman K.S Katoch…

Q 1. The main religion of People of Lahul Spiti? (A) Hinduism (B) Christian (C) Buddhism (D) None of these Q 2. Who is the chief Justice of Himachal Pradesh? (A) Kurian Joseph (B) Mansoor Ahmad Mir (C) Rajeev Bindal (D) None of these Q 3. When was the first General Election held in Himachal…

Q 1. Where is ‘Dashahar Lake’ Situated? (A) Near Mandali (Kullu) (B) Rewalsar Town (Mandi) (C) Dankhar (Sirmaur) (D) None of these Q 2. Which district has been declared as the Mushroom District of Himachal Pradesh? (A) Shimla (B) Solan (C) Bilaspur (D) Una Q 3. In which District of Himachal Pradesh to produce Sugar…