INDIAN HISTORY

FAMOUS RIVERS IN INDIA 

THE GANGES 



The Ganges or Ganga river flows through the nations of India and em ties into the bay of Bengal .River Ganga is the most sacred river to Hindus and worshipped as the goddess The Ganges is the longest river of India and Ganges delta is the worlds largest delta .

GODAVARI 



The godavari is the second longest river in India after the river ganga and also forms one of the longest river basins in India .the river is sacred to Hindus and godavari delta is the second largest mangrove formation in tne country


 BRAHMAPUTRA 



The Brahmaputra is an important river for irrigation and transportation also known as life line of Assam ,originates on the angsi glacier .Brahmaputra enters India in the state of arunachal pradesh then enters the state of Assam and forms majuli the biggest river island in the world.

NARMADA



The Narmada is the fifth largest river in the Indian subcontinent also known as life line of madhya Pradesh .river Narmada is one of the rivers in India that flows in rift valley between the satpura and vindhya ranges ,dhuandhar falls and marble rocks in bhedaghat are the major attraction of Narmada basin along with sardar sarovar dam.

YAMUNA 



the yamuna sometimes called jamuna originates from the yamunotri glaciers in the uppermost region of the lower himalayas.
yamuna create natural states borders between the himanchal pradesh and uttarakhand ,is the largest tributary river of the ganges .

SUTLEJ RIVER



the sutlej river longest of the five river flows through region of punjab .sutlej river basin area has several major hydrolic projects such as bhakra dam ,nathapa jahakri dam.

KRISHNA 



the krishna river is the fourth longest river in india and major of irrigation for south indian states ,river krishna source is at mahabaleshwar and delta of this river is one of the most fertiles region in india .


MAHANADI



the mahanadi is the major river in east central india ,flows through the states of chattisgarh and orrisa.
mahanadi originates from the mountain hills streams of the eastern ghats in dhamatri district of chattisgarh .hirakund dam,second mahanadi rail bridge are two major civil structure of mahanadi river.

KAVERI



the kaveri or cauvery is holiest river of south india forma two islands of srirangapatna and sivnasamudra .dodabetta is the highest point of the kaveri basin and the scenic shivanasmudra falls craeted the river kaveri.

TAPTI



the tapti river is one of the major river of peninsular India and one of only three rivers run from east to west .tapi river originates in the betul districts and em ties in to the gulf of khambhat near the city of Surat in Gujarat.

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