Mathura is an administrative district of Uttar Pradesh and its headquarters is located at Mathura town.
Geography of Mathura
Mathura district is bounded on the northeast side by Aligarh District and on the southeast side by Hathras District. On the west and northwest by Haryana state and on the south by Agra District. The district is part of Agra Division.
Latitude of Mathura city : 27°41’North
Longitude of Mathura city : 77° 41’ East
Mathura, the birth place of Lord Krishna is located on the western bank of river Yamuna. Mathura is a holy religious place for hindu.This is the land where Shri Krishna was born in the cell of a prison, it is also known as the Brij Bhoomi. The culture of this city is so much rich.
During the ancient period, Mathura was an economic hub, located at the junction of important caravan routes.
Tehsils in Mathura District
In Mathura there is 3 Tehsils
Blocks in Mathura District
In Mathura there is 10 development Blocks
Railway Station in Mathura District
Mathura Junction Railway Station
Bus Station in Mathura District
Akbarpur Bus Station
Kosi Kalan Bus Station
Farah Bus Station
Naujhil Bus Station
Govardhan Bus Station
Chhata Bus Station
Mathura Bus Station
Vrindavan Bus Station
Shergarh Bus Station
Barsana Bus Station
Mant Bus Station
Surir Bus Station
Raya Bus Station
Tourist Place in Mathura District
Mathura - Shri Krishna Janma Bhumi, Dwarkadheesh Temple, Jama Masjid, Vishram Ghat, Gita Mandir, Govt. Museum.
Vrindavan - Shahji Temple, Rang Ji Temple, Govinda Dev Temple, Madan Mohan Temple, Radha Ballabh Temple, Krishna Balram Mandir (Iskcon Vrindavan ), Gopi Nath Temple, Glass Temple, Banke Bihari, Nidhi Van, Seva Kunj
Goverdhan - Kusm Sarovar, Jatipura. Barsana, Nandgaon, Gokul, Mahaban, Baldeo.
Engineering College in Mathura District
BSA College of Engineering & Technology
Hindustan College of Science & Technology
Sanjay Institute of Technology Management & Research
Sachdeva Institute of Technology
Ishwarchand Vidyasagar Institute of Technology
GLA Institute of Technology & Management
Degree College in Mathura District
Brij Bihari Degree College Kosikalan
K.R. Degree College Mathura
K.R Girls Degree College
I.O.P. Degree College
B.S.A. Degree College
R.C.A Girls Degree College
Hospitals in Mathura District
Swarn Jayanti Hospital
Economy of Mathura District
Mathura Refinery located in the Mathura city is one of the biggest oil refineries of Asia.
Silver polishing industry is another industry
Textile printing industry