Category: Village Profile

Balha Village (Durga Tola)

Posted on: Sunday, Aug 5, 2012

I am Anil Kumar Jha Son of Sh. Harsh Nath Jha resident of balha durga tola, known my village very nearly as: Balha is pictures quid village situated on the out skirts of near Pariharpur village in Rajnager block with Madhubani district inBihar, about 9 km north from Madubani of it. This calm and scenic […]


Posted on: Sunday, May 29, 2011

An ancient village of rich cultured of Mithila is known as Purushottampur alias Chataria. Later on the nick name Chataria was popularly accepeted by the region. The Unique geographical condition provides natural safety for the village .It is almost surrounded by the river Choti Baghmati & It is the boundary of river which separates the […]

Jhanjhar Pur, India

Posted on: Wednesday, Jan 5, 2011

By suresh Mishra Geography Jhanjharpur is located at . It has an average elevation of 59 metres (193 feet). Jhanjharpur is a small town located on the bank of the Kamla-Balan river. The Kamla Balan river is prone to frequently overflowing in July. This river is actually the confluence of two separate rivers, Kamla and […]

Jitwarpur Village, India

Posted on: Wednesday, Jan 5, 2011

Jitwarpur is picturesque village situated on the outskirts of Madhubani town in Bihar, about 2 km north of it. This calm and scenic village is a famous center for Madhubani paintings created by highly experienced and renowned painters hailing from Mithila region, which are made available on paper, clothes and fabrics. The temples of Jagadamba […]

Saurath Sabha, India

Posted on: Wednesday, Jan 5, 2011

Submited by: S.N Jha Saurath This village is situated in the Mithila region of Bihar. Metahistory makes it unique. Originally named Saurastra, literally a cultural and intellectual centre of sau-rastra, nations associated with Janaka, the ancient king of Mithila, whose name finds mention in the Ramayana epic. Tradition has it that the svayambara (self-chosen form […]

About Mithila

Mithila is an ancient cultural region of South Nepal and North India lying between the lower ranges of the Himalayas and the Ganges River. The Nepal border cuts across the top fringe of this region. The Gandak and Kosi Rivers are rough western and eastern boundaries of Mithila. The Ramayana records a dynastic marriage between Prince Rama of Ayodhya and Sita, the daughter of Raja Janak of Mithila. The town of Janakpur, in the northern Nepali section of Mithila, is believed to be Janak's old capital.