Mau district is a part of Azamgarh Division and Mau town is the headquarters.
Geography of Mau
Ghaghara river formed the north border of this district.South side is bounded by Ghazipur district and East side is bounded by the Ballia district. Azamgarh district is on the west side. Mau covers the 1714.59 sq. km area.
Latitude of Mau city : 25 deg.47' to 26 deg.17' N
Longitude of Mau city : 83 deg.17' to 84 deg.52' E
Mau formerly know as Mau Nath Bhanjan, nearly 90 km from Varanasi is the powerhouse of textile weavers in Eastern UP, India. Mau is a small industrial town on the banks of Ghaghra (Saryu).
Indian Council of Agricultural Research established an institute dedicated to research on microorganisms at Mau.(www.nbaim.org).
There are many tea stall which serves the good taste tea as some names are
Mewa tea stall
Tushari Tea Stall
Ramu Tea stall & Restaurant
Wadud Tea Stall
Culture and Language
Urdu & Hindi are widely spoken languages here.
A peculiar form of Ganga-Jamuni Tehzeeb exists here
Tehsils in Mau District
In Mau there is 4 Tehsils
Blocks in Mau District
In Mau there is 9 development Blocks
Education in Mau District
In Mau there are many schools and college. some best school is as follows :
Fatima Convent School
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya
Little Flower Children School
Sh. Shahuji Maharaj K U Campus School
Smt. Ram Rati Devi Senior Secondary School
St. Joseph’s High School