District wise population of Gujarat. [177] During the historic reigns of the sultans, Hindu craftsmanship blended with Islamic architecture, giving rise to the Indo-Saracenic style. This success was lauded by former President of India, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam. 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[119], Gujarat's major cities include Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara, Rajkot, Jamnagar and Bhavnagar. [44] Among the illustrious names who arrived during the reign of Mahmud Begada was the philosopher Haibatullah Shah Mir from Shiraz, and the scholar intellectual Abu Fazl Ghazaruni from Persia[45][46] who tutored and adopted Abu'l-Fazl ibn Mubarak, author of the Akbarnama. However, its impact on communities who were displaced is still a contested issue. INDIA, Post-Gupta (Gujura Confederacy). Date of Release – Sep 2019. Between the decline of Mauryan power and Saurashtra coming under the sway of the Samprati Mauryas of Ujjain, there was an Indo-Greek defeat in Gujarat of Demetrius. [25], Gujarat was known to the ancient Greeks and was familiar with other Western centers of civilisation through the end of the European Middle Ages. The world's largest shipbreaking yard is in Gujarat near Bhavnagar at Alang. Marwaris compose large minorities of economic migrants; smaller communities of people from the other states of India has also migrated to Gujarat for employment. [155] The Government of Gujarat announced a 100% entertainment tax exemption for Gujarati films in 2005[156] and a policy of incentives in 2016. Kavi Kant, Zaverchand Meghani and Kalapi are famous Gujarati poets. According to Barnes (2017), fragments of printed kinds of cotton made in Gujarat, India were discovered in Egypt, which provides evidence for medieval trade in the western Indian Ocean. It is the fifth largest Indian state by area and the ninth largest state by population. Their women are not secluded like other Moors, but go about the city in the day time, attending to their business with their faces uncovered as in other parts. I have never seen men of wit so fine and polished as are these Indians: they have nothing barbarous or savage about them, as we are apt to suppose. [29] However, the earliest epigraphical records of the Gurjars of Broach attest that the royal bloodline of the Gurjara-Pratihara dynasty of Dadda I-II-III (650–750) ruled south Gujarat. The economy of Gujarat is the fifth-largest in India, with a gross state domestic product (GSDP) of ₹15.03 trillion (US$210 billion) and has the country's 11th-highest GSDP per capita of ₹196,000 (US$2,700). About 1.5 million devotees are known to attend this fair each year from all over the world. New York. Please consider a regard for the inhabitants of that town as incumbent on you. Population density across Gujarat in India from 1951 to 2011 (per square kilometer) [Graph]. In addition, Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) is one of the leading sectoral institution in rural management. Auto rickshaws are common mode of transport in Gujarat. The language spoken here is Gujarati. District wise population of Gujarat. According to the official sources, against demand of 40,793 million units during the nine months since April 2010, Gujarat produced 43,848 million units. However, whilst they have led to increased productivity, their effect on equity in the region has been questioned, because membership in agricultural co-operatives has tended to favour landowners whilst limiting the entry of landless agricultural labourers. Kalol, Khambhat, and Ankleshwar are today known for their oil and natural gas production. Surat is a city that is located in India.More specifically, it is located in the Gujarat state. (GCMMF), is jointly owned by around 2.6 million milk producers in Gujarat. [26][27], In the early 8th century, the Arabs of the Umayyad Caliphate established an empire in the name of the rising religion of Islam, which stretched from Spain in the west to Afghanistan and modern-day Pakistan in the east. As per the given figures, every year it is seen that the population increases by 19,054. After 1243, the Solankis lost control of Gujarat to their feudatories, of whom the Vaghela chiefs of Dholka came to dominate Gujarat. The population of Gujarat was 60,439,692 (31,491,260 males and 28,948,432 females) according to the 2011 census data. [82][83], The first capital of Gujarat was Ahmedabad; the capital was moved to Gandhinagar in 1970. Gujarat (India): Districts, Cities and Towns with population statistics, charts and maps. Urban Agglomerations. Gujarat has achieved the distinction of being one of the most industrially developed states. The fall of that government was provoked by a split in the BJP led by Shankersinh Vaghela. The Sardar Sarovar Project is built on it, one of the major rivers of peninsular India where it is one of only three major rivers that run from east to west – the others being the Tapi and the Mahi. In the emerging area of legal education, a premier institution Gujarat National Law University was founded in the capital city Gandhinagar which started imparting education from the year 2004 and is ranked in top institutions in the country. The Lakhota Museum at Jamnagar is a palace transformed into museum, which was residence of the Jadeja Rajputs. For the city in Pakistan, see, Archaeological remains of washroom drainage system at, The Sultanate of Gujarat and the merchants, 16th century Portuguese illustration from the. The Legislative Assembly elects a speaker who presides over the meetings of the legislature. He was the third son and sixth child of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal. Apart from this, the GSRTC provides special bus services for festivals, industrial zones, schools, colleges and pilgrim places also buses are given on contract basis to the public for certain special occasions.[197]. Other well known museums in the state include the Kutch Museum in Bhuj, which is the oldest museum in Gujarat founded in 1877, the Watson Museum of human history and culture in Rajkot,[181] Gujarat Science City and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Memorial in Ahmedabad. The four major regions of Gujarat all bring their own styles to Gujarati food. It is about 1,312 kilometres (815 mi) long. Emperor Ashoka, the grandson of Chandragupta Maurya, not only ordered engraving of his edicts on the rock at Junagadh but asked Governor Tusherpha to cut canals from the lake where an earlier Mauryan governor had built a dam. Circa AD 570-712. Not only Hindus, but some devout Jains and Parsis also attend the functions, whilst some Muslims attend the fair for trade. Population of Gujarat in 2020 The state of Gujarat comprises of 33 districts which are further divided into talukas, regions and districts. [109] According to a 2009 report on economic freedom by the Cato Institute, Gujarat is the most free state in India (the second one being Tamil Nadu). More specifically, it is located in the Gujarat state. [73] Pires noted in his Suma Orientale:[74]. The Gujarati film industry dates back to 1932, when the first Gujarati film, Narsinh Mehta, was released. [166], The progenitor of the Sinhala language is believed to be Prince Vijaya, son of King Simhabahu who ruled Simhapura (modern-day Sihor near Bhavnagar). [96] The population density is 308 km−2 (797.6/sq mi), lower than other Indian states. As per a recent survey report of the Chandigarh Labour Bureau, Gujarat has the lowest unemployment rate of 1% against the national average of 3.8%. Last Updated: Tuesday, 05 February 2019 16:32. There is a small Jewish community centred around Magen Abraham Synagogue. 7 % sind Muslime und ca. [159] Makar Sankranti is a festival where people of Gujarat fly kites. During the British Raj, Gujarati businesses served to play a major role to enrich the economy of Karachi and Mumbai. The Maitrakas of Vallabhi became very powerful with their rule prevailing over large parts of Gujarat and adjoining Malwa. These enclaves were administered by Portuguese India under a single union territory for over 450 years, only to be later incorporated into the Republic of India on 19 December 1961 by military conquest. [65] In 1514, the Portuguese explorer Duarte Barbosa described the cosmopolitan atmosphere of Rander known otherwise as City of Mosques in Surat province, which gained the fame and reputation of illustrious Islamic scholars, Sufi-saints, merchants and intellectuals from all over the world:[66]. [72], Even at the time of Tom Pires' travel to the East Indies in the early 16th century, Gujarati merchants had earned an international reputation for their commercial acumen and this encouraged the visit of merchants from Cairo, Armenia, Abyssinia, Khorasan, Shiraz, Turkestan and Guilans from Aden and Hormuz. Gujarat was placed under the political authority of the Bombay Presidency, with the exception of Baroda State, which had a direct relationship with the Governor-General of India. Whilst the success of these was mixed throughout the country, their positive impact on the states of Maharashtra and Gujarat have been the most significant. [118], Tallest tower in Gujarat, GIFT One was inaugurated on 10 January 2013. [142], 70% of Gujarat's area is classified as semi-arid to arid climatically, thus the demand on water from various economic activities puts a strain on the supply. 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