Mayurbhanj district is one of the district in Orissa state in eastern India.
Geography of Mayurbhanj
Mayurbhanj district is bounded in the North side by Midnapore district of West Benagal, Singbhum district of Jharkhand in the South side, Balasore district in the west side and by Keonjhar district in the East side.Total geographical area of Mayurbhanj district is 10,418 Sq.Km.
Latitude of Mayurbhanj city : 21° 16' N to 22° 34' North
Longitude of Mayurbhanj city : 85° 40'E to 87° 11' East
Sub - Division in Mayurbhanj District
In Mayurbhanj there are 4 Sub - Division
Tehsil in Mayurbhanj District
In Mayurbhanj there are 9 Tehsil
Blocks in Mayurbhanj District
In Mayurbhanj there are 26 Blocks.
Towns in Mayurbhanj District
Tourist Place in Mayurbhanj District
Similipal, The Tourists' Paradise
Barehipani Water fall
Temple of Kichakeswari at Khiching
Bus Stations in Mayurbhanj District
Baripada Bus station
Thakurmunda Bus Station
Universities in Mayurbhanj District
North Orissa University
Colleges in Mayurbhanj District
Seemanta Engineering College
B. B. College, Baiganbadia Mayurbhanj
Economy of Mayurbhanj District
Mayurbhanj is famous for handicraft industrie like horn works, stone and clay works, Tussar silk, jute mills and spinning mills. Sunei is an irrigation and power project. Handicraft items are : DHOKRA (ART METAL CASTING), Sabai gras are the main items.
Brinjal, Radish, Carrot, Sweet potato, Cowpea, all types of greens, French Bean, Yam Bean, Runner Bean, Winged Bean, Ridge Gourd, Bitter Gourd, Tomato, Chilly, Potato, Okra, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Knolkhol, Small Gourd, Pointed Gourd, Bottle Gourd, Cucumber, Pumpkin, Capsicum and culinary banana vegetables are concerned, major crops of this district.