Gorakhpur -A pure place of Gorakhnath

In this article, I will explain about the city Gorakhpur which is located at the eastern part of Uttar Pradesh. This is fine place to visit for the purpose of Tourism. It has many religious buildings and here people are of religious sentiments.

Gorakhpur city is named after the saint Baba Gorakshnath. It lies near Nepal border on the eastern part of Uttar Pradesh. Mayawati(Ex-Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh) had included it in the name of one of the five capitals of Purvanchal. This city is multi-religious like Hindus, Buddhist, Sikhs, Jains and Muslims etc. are found here. People of Gorakhpur follow all religions. There are many religious place in Gorakhpur like Gita Vatika, Gorakshnath, Gita Press etc. Today, Gorakhpur has number one railway station in terms of distance. It is largest railway Station in World after Khadagpur with 1.3 Kilometre distance. Today Gorakhpur is hosting the the headquarters of North Eastern Railways. It is fast developing as a Industrial region. It has an industrial area of 15 Kilometre named GIDA( Gorakhpur Industrial Development Authority). Vikas Sankrityayan Ji(famous saint) was born in Gorakhpur and this is also the birthplace of many saints. The famous place Geeta Press have published crores or religious books for the people to read at very low cost.

Gorakhpur divisions and districts

Gorakhpur division comprises of four districts:-
  • Gorakhpur
  • Maharanganj
  • Deoria
  • Kushinagar

  • Units in Gorakhpur

  • Number of Tehsil-7
  • Number of Blocks-19
  • Number of Nyay Panchayat-191
  • Number of Gram sabha-1233
  • Number of Villages-3319

  • Schools and Colleges in Gorakhpur

    Gorakhpur Railway Station
    Schools in Gorakhpur have pleasant environment to get education. There are many good CBSE, ISCE and UP Board schools in Gorakhpur where one can get proper education. Gorakhpur Madan Mohan Malviya Engineering College has large campus area with a suitable environment and best faculties to impart better education to children. One of the best universitity of Gorakhpur is Deen Dayal Upadhyay University. B.R.D Medical college is an college to impart quality education to Medical students. There are many UP Board inter college in Gorakhpur like Jawahar Navodaya Vidhyalaya, Jubilee Inter College, St. Andrews Inter College, D.A.V. Inter College and many more.

    Some of the ICSE Board Schools in Gorakhpur are:-
  • Metropolitan School
  • St.Pauls School
  • Springer Public School
  • Little Flower School
  • H.P. Children’s Academy
  • Pillars Public School

  • Some of the CBSE Boasd Schools in Gorakhpur are:-
  • Army Public School
  • G.N. National Public School
  • Saraswati Shishu Mandir Sr. Secendary

  • Hospitals and Guest House in Gorakhpur

    For getting the information of hospitals and guest house in Gorakhpur refer to this link. Hospitals and Guest House in Gorakhpur.

    Parks and Grounds in Gorakhpur

    Gorakhpur also has a diffent parks and grounds
  • Prem Chand Park
  • Whee Park
  • Lal Diggi Park
  • Indira Bal Vihar, Golghar
  • Vinod Van(Located in Area Of IAF)
  • Champa Devi Park
  • Ambedkar Park
  • Panth Park
  • Gorakhpur university Grounds

  • Gorakhpur is fine place to visit and to learn many new things. Visiting to this place will be your most amazing trips of your life. If you ever visit to Gorakhpur then you must see this all places likeVishnu Mandir, Aroyga Mandir, Ambedkar Park, Taramandal, Lord Buddha Museum near Ram Garh Tal etc. You will find many language here but especially you will hear Hindi and Bhojpuri. You all will enjoy to talk in Bhojpuri as it is best spoken here.


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