Parbhani district earlier also known as Prabhavatinagar, is a districts of Marathawada region of Maharashtra State of India. Parbhani city is the headquarters of this district.
Geography of Parbhani
Parbhani district is bounded on the north side by Hingoli district. On the east side by Nanded district, on the South side by Latur and on the West side by Beed and Jalna districts.Parbhani covers 6250 sq kms
Latitude of Parbhani city : 18.45 and 20.10 North
Longitude of Parbhani city : 76.13 and 77.39 East
About Parbhani District
Parbhani District is also known as Land of Saints because there were several saints from this part of Maharashtra. Some of the very famous saints are Namdeo from Narsi and Janabai from Gangakhed.
Culture of Parbhani District
Main languages spoken are Marathi, Hindi and Urdu. Gondhal, Shahiri and Bharud are the major folk-arts.
Sub Division in Parbhani District
Parbhani District divide into 2 sub division
Tahsils in Parbhani District
Parbhani District divide into 9 tahsils or talukas
Railway Station in Parbhani District
Purna Junction Railway Station
Selu Railway Station
Gangakher Railway Station
Pingli Railway Station
Vadgaon Nila Railway Station
Devalgaon Avchar Railway Station
Mirkhal Railway Station
Manwat Road Railway Station
Pokhani Narasimha Railway Station
Dhengli Pimpalgaon Railway Station
Parbhani Junction Railway Station
Sanganapur Railway Station
Dhondi Railway Station
Pergaon Railway Station
Bus Station in Parbhani District
Gangakhed Bus Station
Parbhani Bus Station
Selu Bus Station
Manwat Bus Station
Pathri Bus Station
Palam Bus Station
Purna Bus Station
Jintoor Bus Station
Tourist Place in Parbhani District
Hajarat Turabul Huq. Shah Darga
Shirdi Saibaba Janmshtan Mandir
Jintur Jintur Neminath Jain Temple
Pokharni Shri Narsingh Sansthan Pokharni
Tridhara Shrishektra Tridhara
Sant Janabai mandir at Gangakhed
Sayyed Shah Turabul Haq Baba Dargah
Colleges in Parbhani District
Ashoka Institute of I.T
Shri Murudeshwar College,
Shri Seetaramji Mundhe Arts & Comm. College
B.Ed. College, Kalamnuri.
B.Raghunath Arts College
Bahirji Smarak Mahavidyalaya,
College of Phy. Education, Kalamnur
Deogiri College, Parbhani.
Dr.Ramrodge Education College
Shri Shivaji Law College,
Shri Yogananad Swami Art College,
Yeshwantrao Chavan College of I & T
Narayanrao Waghmare Mahavidyalaya,
Rajarshi Shahu Arts College,
Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Ed.Col.
S.S.S. pawar College,
Govt. College of Education
Institute of Int. Tech. & Mangt.
Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan Art College.
KKM College, Manwat
Late Sheshabai Sitaram Mundhe College,
Madhavrao Patil College,
MGM College of Comp. IT
P.D. Jain Homeopathic Medical College
Punyashlok Ahilyadevi Holkar College,
Sant Dnyaneshwar Chitrakala Col.
College of Phy. Education, Basmathnagar
DSMsCollege of Phy. Education
Guru Budhi Swami College,
Late Annasaheb Gavane Art College
Nagnath College of Physical Education,
Sant Sambhaji Shinde Library & Information College,
Sant Tukaram College
Shakuntalabai Bordikar Art Sr.Col.
Shivaji College, Parbhani
College of Education,
Dnyanopasak College, Jintur
Dr. Shankarrao Satav College
Major Crops of Parbhani District
Jowar and cotton are the major crops of Parbhani District.