geography

Secondary Sector

April 4, 2016

The secondary sector of the economy is involved in the production of finished goods. All manufacturing, processing and construction activities lie...

Latitudes and Longitudes

April 3, 2016

Eratosthenes was the first person to calculate the size of the earth. He realized that Earth could be located with a...

Seasons in India

April 3, 2016

There are four seasons in India viz. Winter (December-February), Hot weather summer (March-May), Rainy south-western monsoon (June-September) and Post-monsoon, also known...

Geography: Other Islands

April 3, 2016

Diu Island Diu is an off – shore island on the western coast, off the Gulf of Cambay, bordering Junagarh district....

Lakshadweep Islands

April 3, 2016

Lakshadweep is an archipelago consisting of 12 attols, 3 reefs and 6 newly formed/ submerged sand banks.  It is comprised of...

Gulf of Cambay

April 3, 2016

Gulf of Cambay or Gulf of Khambat is a 80 miles long gulf that divides the Kathiawar peninsula to the west...

Gulf of Kutch

April 3, 2016

Gulf of Kutch is the largest coastal habitat in the West coast of India. It is a shallow water body with...

Ghaggar-Hakra River

April 3, 2016

Ghaggar-Hakra River flows in monsoon season only. It is known as Ghaggar before the Ottu barrage and as the Hakra downstream...

Tapi River

April 3, 2016

Tapi River, with length of 724 km, is one of only three rivers in peninsular India that run from east to...

Mahi River

April 3, 2016

Mahi rises in Minda Village, in sardarpur district Madhaya Pradesh and, after flowing through the Vagad region of Rajasthan, enters Gujarat...

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