State wise Study Notes - for State Exams

General Awareness is one of the important subjects which candidates have to prepare to crack various competitive exams. Apart from this, another important topic is state-specific knowledge which is expected from a candidate preparing for state exams like Bihar PCS, UPPCS, MPSC, MPPCS, and others. The part related to the state in the news as well as general knowledge regarding a particular state is covered here. Our experts at PendulumEdu have prepared the study material to know your state well which will help you in scoring good marks and ensure your selection in exams conducted by state commissions like APPSC, UPPSC, BPSC, MPPSC, MPSC, CGPSC, DSSSB, GPSC, HPSC, HPSSC, etc. 

There is a separate section for each state where the state related news and facts about that particular state is given. Read in detail about the culture, economy, geography, polity, history, etc. of a state. 

You can also Read Daily Current Affairs in English as well as Hindi Current Affairs and also Daily Banking Awareness so as to simultaneously prepare both static and dynamic parts of the General Awareness subject.


Bihar is located in the eastern part of India. It is a landlocked state. It has a rich history with significant mythological events and tales from Ramayana. It is the birth place of many religions including Jainism and Buddhism. The state has a rich cultural heritage. It is famous for Madhubani paintings and other handicrafts. 

General facts about all States and UTs

Know about the basic facts of all States and Union Territories like Head of states, border sharing states/ countries, lok sabha and rajya sabha seats, type of legislature, etc. 


Haryana is an Indian state that was carved out of Punjab on 1 November 1966. It is referred to as 'heaven on earth' in ancient Sanskrit texts. Its capital is Chandigarh. The temperatures are high here in summers and quite low in winters. It receives moderate rainfall. There are 22 districts in Haryana. Gurgaon, Hisar, Faridabad, Sonepat, Panchkula are some famous cities in Haryana. 

Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh is known as the Heart of India owing to its location. It is a culturally diverse state and has many tourist and adventure destinations. The famous UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Khajuraho Group of Temples, is located in this state. The state is also known as Tiger State. Rewa, a town in MP, is known as the Land of White Tigers.

Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh is the most populous state in India. Two pious rivers of Indian mythology- Ganga and Yamuna flows in the state. It is the fourth largest state in terms of area. It has a varaity of geographical land and cultural diversity. The Himalayas lies to its north and Vindhyan ranges in the south where beneath the rocks of different ages lies the abundant wealth. 

Question Of The Day

The painting ‘Damayanthi’ was painted by ______. / दमयंती नामक पेंटिंग ______ द्वारा बनाई गई थी। 

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