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( ) is a district in the state of Uttar Pradesh
. The name of the Railway Station is Deoria Sadar().
Deoria district is located between 26 ° 6' and 27° 8' north latitude to 83° 29' and 84° 26' east longitude. It is surrounded by Kushinagar district
in the north, Gopalganj
districts of Bihar
in the east, Mau
districts in the south and Gorakhpur district
in the west. Ghaghara
and Chhoti Gandak are the main rivers in the district.Salempur & Bhatpar Rani are the major cities apart from Deoria.
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The area now known as the Deoria District was once a part of the Kosala
Kingdom - a prime centre of ancient Aryan
culture surrounded by the Himalayas in the north, the Shyandika river in the south, the Panchala
Kingdom in the west and the Magadh
Kingdom in Bihar
to the east. Apart from the many legends told about this area, archaeological remains, such as statues, coins, bricks, temples, and Budh Maths, have been discovered at many locations in this district, showing that there was a developed and organised society long ago.
Ancient history of the district is related... Read More