Purvanchal (Eastern Uttar Pradesh) which includes वाराणसी, गोरखपुर, इलाहाबाद, कुशीनगर major cities where Hindi, Bhojpuri is the predominant language.



Eastern Uttar Pradesh has powerful and important cities like Kashi, Ayodhya, Allahabad and Gorakhpur which are famous for holy and traditional lands. Sarnath near Varanasi is the place where Lord Buddha gave his first sermon and Lumbani is the place which is birth place of Lord Buddha.

Culture of Purvanchal is very rich and famous where situated Ayodhya Lord Ram Birthplace, Lord Shiv place Varanasi, Sangam place Allahabad and Guru Gorakhnath place Gorakhpur.

Purvanchal Culture


Purvanchal is now developing as industrial hub like GIDA (Gorakhpur Industrial Development Authority) and UPSIDC VARANSI. Varanasi is the famous for saree industries called Banarasi Saree which are exporting throughout India and muslin and silk fabrics, perfumes, ivory works, and sculpture industry.

Other famous textile industries in Tanda (Ambedkar Nagar) and Sant Kabir Nagar district are working and having good exporting in India and other countries. Bhadohi is famous for Kalin udyog. Sonbhadra is famous for thermal power corporation where produce power.

Purvanchal Business


The history of Medical Education in Varanasi is at least 2500 years old. It has produced great scholars of Ayurveda like Divodas Dhanwantri and Charaka.

AIIMS is also under construction in Gorakhpur which will be useful to control the chikungunya and other viral infections.

Baba Raghav Das Medical College-Gorakhpur, Indian Institute of Sugarcane Research-Gorakhpur, National Seed Research and Training Centre-Varanasi, Hanuman Prasad Poddar Cancer Hospital and Research Institute-Gorakhpur, Central Hindu College-Varanasi, Imania Arabic College-Varanasi

Purvanchal Hospitals


Purvanchal is famous about Colleges, universities and schools, like The University of Allahabad, Banaras Hindu University, Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University,Veer Bahadur Singh Purvanchal University, Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith, Sampurnanand Sanskrit University, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University.

Besides these other Engineering and medical colleges are available to quality education, some famous colleges and schools are listed on this portal and you can review and give rating also.

Purvanchal Education

Eastern Uttar Pradesh

Region/Aspirant state

Country India
State Uttar Pradesh
Main Cities Gorakhpur, Varanasi
Split divisions Gorakhpur division
Varanasi division
Mirzapur division
Basti division
Azamgarh division
Language Hindi



Purvanchal top tourism places which are attracted tourist and stay some times and capture the moments for good memories.


Here are few attractions which contain and describe purvanchal as a very important place for attractive destinations, religious places and picnic spots.

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50+ Destinations which will attract you to stay holidays with families and make good memories, enjoyed quality time with friends.

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Every tourist places in purvanchal have standard hotels with reasonable prices; you can book these hotels online to and can read reviews before book.

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Religious Places

Purvanchal has more than 100 religious places like Varanasi, Allahabad, Kushinagar, Ayodhya, Gorakhpur where you can travel with your family.

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Educational Hub

Allahabad and Varanasi are world class educational hub in the purvanchal, some other technical education colleges are very famous.

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