Patna Museum

About: Patna museum has a large collection of sculptures of the Gandhara and the Mathura style art. These sculptures belong to the Kushana period. The Gandhar style sculptures, also known as ‘Greeco-Buddhist Art’ are made of blue-schist of Swat valley and the collection includes figures of Buddha. Other than Lord Buddha, several statutes of Bodhisattvas […]

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Sarnath Museum-Bihar

Sarnath Museum-Bihar About: Peaceful Sarnath where Buddha delivered his first sermon more than 2500 years ago has a site museum whose prize exhibit is the enormous lion capital. Now the emblem of independent India, this capital once surmounted an Ashokan pillar erected to mark the spot where the Buddha preached. Carved in pale yellowish-grey sandstone […]

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Sikh Regimental Centre

Sikh Regimental Centre-Jharkhand About: The Sikh Regiment is a regiment of the Indian Army. It is currently the highest decorated regiment in the Indian Army, and was at one stage the highest decorated regiment in the British Empire.   The Sikh Regimental Centre is presently located in Ramgarh Cantonment, 30 km from the Ranchi, which […]

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Sita Ram Upadhyay Museum

Sita Ram Upadhyay Museum-Bihar About: Sita Ram Upadhyay Museum is located on Ram Rekha Ghat Road at Buxar Quila.Sita Ram Upadhyay Museum houses various types of Archaeological objects, coins and manuscripts. Shri Sita Ram Upadhyaya donated his personal collection to the museum.The terracotta collection of Mauryan and Shungan period deserve special mention. Sita Ram Upadhyay […]

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Topchanchi wildlife sanctuary

Topchanchi wildlife sanctuary-Jharkhand About: The Topchanchi Wildlife Sanctuary covers a sprawling plot that measures approximately 8.75 square kilometers. Although the Topchanchi Wildlife Sanctuary is not that spacious yet it manages to preserve the innocuous essence of the wild beasts that reside in it. In spite of its petite area, the animals dwelling in the Topchanchi […]

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List of National Parks in Bihar & Jharkhand

Betla National Park Birsa Deer Sanctuary (Kalmati Ranchi) Chandrapura Bird Sanctuary Dalma Wild Life Sanctuary Detla National Park Gautam Budha  Sanctuaries Hazaribagh National Park Ichagarh Bird Sanctuary Jaivik Udyan Jawaharlal Nehru Zoological Garden (Bokaro) Koderama Sanctuary Lawalong Sanctuary Mahuadar Sanctuaries Palamau  National Park Palkote Wild Life Sanctuary (Gumla) Ranchi Aquarium (Ranchi) SARANDA (The Sal Forest) […]

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Languages in Bihar

Language ISO 639-3 Scripts No. of Speakers Geographical Distribution Angika anp Anga Lipi, Devanagari 30,000,000 Eastern Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Nepal Bajjika   Devanagari 11,738,000 North-Central Bihar Eastern Terai Bhojpuri bho Kaithi, Devanagari 23,384,562 Western Bihar, Eastern Uttar Pradesh and Central Terai Fiji Hindi[7] hif Roman and Devanagari 460,000 Fiji Islands Kudmali kyw N.A. 37,000 Bihar West Bengal Orissa Assam. Magahi mag Kaithi, Devanagari 11,362,000 Southern Bihar Maithili mai Maithili, Devanagari 13,500,000 Northern Bihar Delhi Eastern Terai and .Maldives. Majhi mjz N.A […]

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