This state also lies in the lap of Himalayas. It is a neighboring state of Jammu and Kashmir. Its other neighboring states are Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal.Its capital is Shimla which is a beautiful hill station. People come here to enjoy its beauty and snow-covered mountains throughout the year.
|Himachal Pradesh Geography History|
The winters are very cold in Himachal Pradesh, summers are cool and pleasant here. It has a very heavy rainfall in summer. the people wear long woolen coats and data around their waists.
Himachal Pradesh History
The women wear heavy ornaments and a scarf on the head. The men wear caps.the occupation of the people here is mostly farming There are many orchards here. Oranges, peaches, apricots, apples are grown in these orchards. The main food of this state is rice and maize.
The main languages of the state are Hindi and Pahari. besides Shimla, Kufri, Solan, Mandi, Manali, and Kullu are famous towns of this state.the main rivers of this state are Ravi, Beas, Chenab, and Satluj.