The Headquarters of District Kushinagar is Padrauna.Kushinagar district is located in the south-eatsern part of the state Uttar Pradesh.This district is part of Gorakhpur Division.
Geography of Kushinagar
West side of Kushinagar is bounded by Mahrajganj district, East side is bounded by Bihar state. South side is bounded by Deoria district and the southern- west side is bounded by Gorakhpur.It is a terai area covering the geographical area of 2873.5 Sq. km
Latitude of Kushinagar city : 26° 45´ N
Longitude of Kushinagar city : 83° 24´ E
About Kushinagar District
District of Kushinagar is named after the sacred death-place of Lord Buddha.This district has own cultural and historical importance. The district is named for Kushinagar, a Buddhist pilgrimage site where Gautama Buddha attained parinirvana in the 6th or 5th centuries BCE. Chinese travellers, Fa Hien & Hieun Tsang have also mentioned " Kushinara " in their Travel-Memo.
Tehsils & Blocks in Kushinagar District
In Kushinagar there are 4 Tehsils
Blocks in Kushinagar District
Kushinagar District is divided into 14 Blocks.
Religious Place in Kushinagar District
Watt Thai Temple
Matha Kuar Shrine
There are several other temples nearby the Kushinagar like Japanese Stupa, Korean Temple, Linh Son Chinese Temple, Birla Hindu Buddha temple, Myan Mar (Burmese) Temple, Shiva temple, Ram Janaki Temple etc.
Education in Kushinagar District
Genda Singh Sugarcane Breeding & Research Institute, Seorahi-Kushinagar
Health Facility in Kushinagar District
- District Hospital, Padrauna
- Ayurvedic Hospital
- Homeopathic Hospital
- Health Centre
- Bipin Bihari Chaubey Nursing Home
- Avinash Mall Nursing Home
- Dwarika Prasad Nursing Home
Industries in Kushinagar Dstrict
In Kushinagar district there are many Sugar Mills in different place : Seorahi , Captainganj , Captainganj, Padrauna, Kathkuiyan, Khadda, Ramkola, Laxmiganj
Major Crops in Kushinagar District
Sugarcane, Paddy & wheat are the main crops of Kushinagar District