Arunachal Pradesh

  • arunachal pradesh
    state
    golden pagoda in arunachal pradesh (photo - jim ankan deka).jpg
    tawang, arunachal pradesh (21).jpg
    tutsa dancers from changlang district.jpg
    sela pass, arunachal pradesh.jpg
    clockwise from top: golden pagoda, namsai, tutsa dancers, sela pass, tawang monastery
    official logo of arunachal pradesh
    emblem
    etymology: arunachal (meaning 'dawn-lit mountains') and pradesh (meaning 'province or territory')
    in-ar.svg
    coordinates (itanagar): 27°04′n 93°22′e / 27°04′n 93°22′e / 27.06; 93.37
    symbols
    mammalbos frontalis[6][7][8]
    birdhornbill[6][7][8]
    flowerfoxtail orchid[6][7][8]
    treehollong[9][10]

    arunachal pradesh (ʃ/, literally "land of dawn-lit mountains"[11]) is the northeasternmost state of india. it borders the states of assam and nagaland to the south. it shares international borders with bhutan in the west, myanmar in the east, and china in the north, with which the border is the mcmahon line. itanagar is the state capital.

    a major part of the state is claimed by both china and taiwan, both referring to it as "south tibet". during the 1962 sino-indian war, chinese forces temporarily crossed the mcmahon line.[12]

    land of the dawn-lit mountains is the sobriquet for the state in sanskrit;[13] it is also known as the orchid state of india or the paradise of the botanists. geographically, it is the largest of the seven sister states of northeast india.

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Arunachal Pradesh
Golden Pagoda in Arunachal Pradesh (photo - Jim Ankan Deka).jpg
Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh (21).jpg
Tutsa Dancers from Changlang District.jpg
Sela Pass, Arunachal Pradesh.jpg
Clockwise from top: Golden Pagoda, Namsai, Tutsa Dancers, Sela Pass, Tawang Monastery
Etymology: Arunachal (meaning 'dawn-lit mountains') and Pradesh (meaning 'province or territory')
IN-AR.svg
Coordinates (Itanagar): 27°04′N 93°22′E / 27°04′N 93°22′E / 27.06; 93.37
Symbols
MammalBos frontalis[6][7][8]
BirdHornbill[6][7][8]
FlowerFoxtail orchid[6][7][8]
TreeHollong[9][10]

Arunachal Pradesh (ʃ/, literally "land of dawn-lit mountains"[11]) is the northeasternmost state of India. It borders the states of Assam and Nagaland to the south. It shares international borders with Bhutan in the west, Myanmar in the east, and China in the north, with which the border is the McMahon Line. Itanagar is the state capital.

A major part of the state is claimed by both China and Taiwan, both referring to it as "South Tibet". During the 1962 Sino-Indian war, Chinese forces temporarily crossed the McMahon line.[12]

Land of the Dawn-Lit Mountains is the sobriquet for the state in Sanskrit;[13] it is also known as the Orchid State of India or the Paradise of the Botanists. Geographically, it is the largest of the Seven Sister States of Northeast India.

Other Languages
azərbaycanca: Arunaçal-Pradeş
Bân-lâm-gú: Arunachal Pradesh
беларуская: Аруначал-Прадэш
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Аруначал-Прадэш
български: Аруначал Прадеш
Fiji Hindi: Arunachal Pradesh
गोंयची कोंकणी / Gõychi Konknni: अरुणाचल प्रदेश
hornjoserbsce: Arunačal Pradeš
বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: অরুণাচল প্রদেশ
Bahasa Indonesia: Arunachal Pradesh
Kapampangan: Arunachal Pradesh
कॉशुर / کٲشُر: اروناچل پردیش
لۊری شومالی: آروناچال پرادش
Lëtzebuergesch: Arunachal Pradesh
македонски: Аруначал Прадеш
Bahasa Melayu: Arunachal Pradesh
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Arunachal Pradesh
Nederlands: Arunachal Pradesh
नेपाल भाषा: अरुणाचल प्रदेश
Nordfriisk: Arunachal Pradesh
norsk nynorsk: Arunachal Pradesh
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Arunachal-Pradesh
português: Arunachal Pradesh
Qaraqalpaqsha: Arunachal Pradesh
Simple English: Arunachal Pradesh
slovenčina: Arunáčalpradéš
српски / srpski: Аруначал Прадеш
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Arunachal Pradesh
татарча/tatarça: Аруначал-Прадеш
Türkmençe: Arunaçal Pradeş
українська: Аруначал-Прадеш
Tiếng Việt: Arunachal Pradesh