prataapagadh, uttar pradesh

prataapagadh
jila
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raajya uttar pradesh
jila prataapagadh jila
janasankhya
ghanatv
2,727,156 (2001 tak )
kshetrafal 3,717 ki.mee²
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Erioll world.svgnirdeshaank: 25°a55′a59″aN 81°a58′a59″aE / 25.933°aN 81.983°aE / 25.933; 81.983


prataapagadh bhaarateeya raajya uttar pradesh ka ek jila hai, ise log belha bhi kehte hain, kyonki yahaan belha devi mandir hai jo ki sai naheen ke kinaare bana hai. is jile ko aitihaasik drushtikon se kaafi aham maana jaata hai. yahaan ke vidhaanasabha kshetr patti se hi desh ke pratham pradhaanamantri pan॰ Jawahar laal Nehru ne padayaatra ke maadhyam se apna raajanaitik career shuroo kiya tha. is dharati ko reetikaal ke shreshth kavi aachaarya bhikhaareedaas aur raashtreeya kavi harivansh rai Bachchan ki janmasthali ke naam se bhi jaana jaata hai. yeh jila dharmasamraat svaami karapaatri ji ki janmabhoomi aur mahaatma buddh ki taposthali hai.

anukram

itihaas

ye jila faijaabaad diveejan ka ek hissa hai jiska naam iske mukhyaalaya shahar belha-prataapagadh ke naam par rakha gaya hai. ek sthaaneeya raaja, raaja prataap bahaadur, jinka kaaryakaal san 1628 se lekar 1682 ke madhya tha, unhone apna mukhyaalaya Rampur ke nikat ek puraane kasbe aror mein sthaapit kiya. jahaaain unhone ek kile ka nirmaan karaaya aur apne naam par hi usaka naam prataapagadh (prataap ka kila) rakha. dheere-dheere us kile ke aaspaas ka sthaan bhi us kile ke naam se hi jaana jaane laga yaani prataapagadh ke naam se. jab 1858 me jile ka punargathan kiya gaya tab iska mukhyaalaya belha mein sthaapit kiya gaya jo ab belha prataapagadh ke naam se vikhyaat hai. belha naam vastut: sai nadi ke tat par sthit belha devi ke mandir se liya gaya tha.


pauraanik mahatva

raamaayan

raamaayan

teertharaaj prayaag ke nikat patit paavani ganga nadi ke kinaare basa prataapagadh jila etihaasik evam dhaarmik drushti se kaafi mahattavapoorn maana jaata hai.uttar pradesh ka yeh jila raamaayan tath mahaabhaarat ke kai mahattavapoorn ghatnaaon ka saakshi raha hai. maanyata hai ki belha ki pauraanik nadi sai ke tat se hokar prabhu shreeraam vanagaman ke samay aayodhya se dakshin ki or gaye the. unke charano se yaha ki nadiyon ke tat pavitra hue hai. Bhagwan shreeraam ke vanavaas yaatra me uttar pradesh ke jin paaainch prabhukh nadiyo ka jikr raamacharitramaanas me hai, uname se ek prataapagadh ki sai nadi hai. jiska jikr is prakaar hai.

sai uttar gomati nahaaye.,
chaithe diwas avadhapur aaye..

aisi bhi kivdanti hai ki laalaganj tahaseel sthit ghuisaranaath dhaam me Bhagwan Ram ne poojan paath kar durlabh tretaayugi kareel vruksh ki chhaaya me vishraam kiye the. jiska ullekh raamaayan me kuchh is tarah hai,

nav rasaal van vihran sheela.,
soh ki kokil vipin kareela..


raamaayan ke chitran me prataapagadh ki bakulaahi nadi ka sankshipt ullekh "baalkuni" nadi ke naam se hua. maharshi vaalmiki dvaara rachit vaalmiki raamaayan me iska varnan in panktiyo se hai.

so apashyat Ram teertham ch nadi baalakuni tatha baroothi,
gomati chaiv bheemashaalam vanam tatha.


mahaabhaarat

prataapagadh ke raaneeganj ajagara me raaja yudhishthir va yaksh samvaad hua tha aur jile ke hi bhayaharananaath dhaam me paandavo na bakaasur ke aatank se mukti dilaai thi. baalkuni nadi ke tat par hi pooja snaan kar shivling ki sthaapana mahaabali bheemasen ne ki thi. mahaabhaarat me handaur raakshas hidimb ka nivaas kshetr tha aur baankaajalaalapur raakshas bakaasur ka kshetr tha. prataapagadh ke chakavad ka jikr mahaabhaarat me chakranagari naam se hua hai.

bauddhakaal

prataapagadh ki paavan bhoomi mahaatma buddh ki taposthali rah chuki hai. jile ke kot me Bhagwan buddh teen maah tak tapasya kiye the.prataapagadh ke kai sthaano me bauddhakaaleen bhagnaavashesh praapt hue hai.

bhaugolik vistaar

prataapagadh, uttar pradesh ka ek pramukh jila hai. jo san 1858 mein astitv mein aaya. prataapagadh-kasba jile ka mukhyaalaya hai. ye jila Allahabad mandal ka ek hissa hai. ye jila 25° 34' aur 26° 11' uttari akshaansh) evam 81° 19' aur 82° 27' poorv deshaantar rekhaanon par sthit hai.

prataapagadh shahar mein jal star san 2012 ke anusaar 80 fit se lekar 140 fit tak hai. ye jila Allahabad faijaabaad ke mukhya sadak par, 61 kilometer Allahabad se aur 39 kilometer sultaanapur se door padta hai.

samudra tal se is jile ki ooainchaai 137 meter ke lagbhag hai. ye poorv se pashchim ki or 110 kilometer faila hua hai. iske dakshin-pashchim mein ganga nadi 50 kilometer ka ghera banaati hai jo ise Allahabad va kaushaambi (fatehapur) se alag karti hai.ganga, sai,bakulaahi yahaaain ki pramukh nadiya hai|loni tatha sarakani nadi janapad mein bahti hai| uttar-poorv mein gomati nadi lagbhag 6 kilometer ka ghera banaate huye pravaahit hoti hain.

monsoon

prataapagadh mein monsoon ka aagaman April ke pratham ya dviteeya saptaah se shuru ho jaata hai. baaris ki halki-halki boonda-baadi, thand havaaon ke tej jhonke va har taraf pedon par dikhne waali hariyaali badi hi manoram lagti hai. garmi ka mausam yahaaain par March ke aakhiri saptaah se shuroo ho jaata hai. lekin koolar chalaane ki naubat April se hi padti hai. May-June mein garmi ka prakop har varg ko jhelana padta hai. July se baaris ki thandi fuhaarein aaye din mausam ko nam karti rahati hai. October tak boonda-baadi ka ye silsila chalta rahata hai. November se thand ki sugabugaahat shuru ho jaati hai. ghar ke pankhe band hone lagte hain aur sweater va rajaai aalamaari se baahar aakar chhaton par dhoop sekane ke liye taiyaar ho jaate hain. maidaani va samudra tal se adhik ooainchaai par hone ke kaaran ye ilaaka baadh mukt hai.

January va February mein kadaake ki thand ke saath hi bhayaanak kohara va dhundh subah ke vakt raajamaargon par vaahanon ke liye samasya utpann kar deta hai jisse na chaahate huye bhi logon ko vaahanon ki haid laait jalaani hi padti hai. prataapagadh jile ka garamiyon mein adhiktam taapamaan lagbhag 46 degree va sardiyon mein nyunatam taapamaan lagbhag 3 degree ke aaspaas hota hai.

janasaankhyiki

bhaarateeya janaganana 2001 ke anusaar prataapagadh jile ka janasainkhya 2,727,156 hai. lagbhag 22 pratishat janasankhya anusoochit jaatiyon ki hai. musalmaan janasankhya ka lagbhag 14 pratishat hissa hain.

prataapagadh mein dharm
dharm pratishat
hindu
68%
muslim
34%
jain
1.7%
anya†
0.3%
dharmo ka batavaara
Includes sikhs (0.2%), bauddh (<0.2%).


vyakti 2,731,174

purush 1,362,948

mahilaaeain 1,368,226

bachche (0 se 4 varsh) 329,445

dashakeeya vruddhi (1991-2001) 23.36%

graameen 2,586,619 (94.71%)

shahari 144,555 (5.29%)

ling anupaat (prati 1000 mahilaaeain) 1,004

parivaar ka aakaar (prati parivaar) 6

anu.ja. janasankhya 601,043 (22.01%)

anu.j.ja. janasankhya 159 (0.01%)

saaksharata

aankade bataate hain ki jile ki maujooda aabaadi aath lakh 68 hajaar 231 hai. inmein 437950 purush aur 430281 mahilaaen shaamil hain. prataapagadh mein pichhle saal (2010) mein karaae gaye sarve ke anusaar ek lakh 84 hajaar 144 log nirkshar hain. inmein 15 varsh se adhik umr ke yuva, mahila evam purush shaamil hain. varsh 2011 ke sarkaari aankadon ke anusaar prataapagadh ka saaksharata ke kshetr mein pradesh mein 31 va sthaan hai. jile ka kul saaksharata pratishat 56.3 hai. prataapagadh se kam pratishat sirf sirohi aur jaalaur ka hai. purush saaksharata mein prataapagadh 32 vein tatha mahila saaksharata mein 29 vein paayadaan par hai. jile mein saaksharata vruddhi dar ke kshetr mein mahilaaen aage hain. sarkaar ki or se jaari varsh 2011 ke aankadon ke anusaar jile mein purush saaksharata dar kam hai. varsh 2001 mein purush saaksharata dar 64.27 pratishat thi, jo 5.86 ki vruddhi dar se badhkar 2011 mein 70.13 ho gayi hai. mahilaaon ki saaksharata dar varsh 2001 mein 31.77 pratishat thi jo 10.63 ki vruddhi ke saath varsh 2011 mein 42.40 pratishat tak pahunch gayi. is prakaar purushon ki saaksharata vruddhi dar jahaan 5.86 rahi vaheen mahilaaon ki saaksharata vruddhi dar 10.63 rahi, jo purushon ke mukaabale 4.77 pratishat adhik hai.

svatantrata sangraam

kraanti 1857

bhaarateeya svaadheenata sangraam mein prataapagadh ka yogadaan atyadhik mahatvapoorn hai.1857 ke pratham svatantrata sangraam me belha ke veer sapooto ne Bhaarat maata ki raksha ke liye apne praano ki aahooti dene se peechhe nahi hate.1857 ki mahaan kraanti mein desh ke liye apna sabkuchh nyauchhaavar karne vaale amar shaheed babu gulaab Singh ko itihaas hamesha yaad rakhega. taraul ke taalukedaar babu gulaab Singh ne angreji sena ke chhakke chhuda diye the. jab Allahabad se Lucknow angreji sainik kraantikaariyon ke daman ke liye ja rahe the. tab unhonne apni niji sena ke saath maandhaata kshetr ke katara gulaab Singh ke paas bakulaahi nadi par ghamaasaan yuddh karke kai angrejon ko maar daala tha. bakulaahi ka paani angrejon ke khoon se laal ho gaya tha. majaboor hokar angreji sena ko vaapas lautana pada tha. haalaanki is ladaai mein kile par firangi sainikon ne unke kai sipaahi va unki mahaaraani ko goliyon se bhoon daala tha. muthabhed mein babu gulaab Singh gambhir roop se ghaayal hue the. uchit ilaaj ke abhaav mein teesare din vah amar gati ko praapt ho gaye. aise mahaan kraantikaari ki na to kaheen samaadhi ban pai aur na hi unki yaadagaar mein smaarak hi.

san 1857 ke pratham svatantrata sangraam mein prataapagadh ke kaalaakaaainkar riyaasat ke raaja hanumant Singh ke putr shri laal prataap Singh chaanda ke paas angrejon se ladte hue veeragati ko praapt hue aur unke chaacha angreji sena se ladte hue shaheed hue.

yanha ke raaja Ram paal Singh bhaarateeya Congress ke sansthaapakon mein se ek the.mahaatma gaaaindhi ka aitihaasik bhaashan kaalaakaaainkar mein hua. mahaatma gaaaindhi ki upasthiti mein raaja avadhesh Singh ne videshi vastron ki holi jalaayi. January 1920 ko subhaash chandr Bose prataapagadh aaye aur sabhi se angreji sena mein na bharti hone ki appeal ki yanha subhaash ji ka svaagat 50000 logon ne kiya. pashchim avadh praant ke prataapagadh ka yeh kshetr svatantr Bhaarat ki bhaavana liye hamesha hi janaandolan karte hue kaalaakaaainkar veeron ki veeragati se saja hua svaadheenata sangraam mein sabse aage raha.

pandit vachanesh tripaathi dvaara rachit paatheya kan (hindi patrika) mein prataapagadh mein 1857 ki kraanti ki ek aur ghatna is prakaar hai, avadh ke prataapagadh jile mein ek durg jo sai nadi ke kinaare hai, khaaskar jahaaain sai nadi disha badalkar mu dti hai. yeh durg chaturdik saghan aranya se aaveshthit hai. yahaaain chaar hajaar kraantikaari sainik ekatr the tatha inke paas vahi ganavesh (vardi) tha jo inhein british sena mein pahanana padata tha. isi sarkaari ganavesh mein ve britaani fauj se lade the. yeh ladaai jaisa ki ch avadh gajetiyr chh mein havaala diya gaya, badi vikt hui. is kile mein topein banaane tatha unke liye loha galaane aur gole dhaalane ke liye baakaayada bhatthiyaaain bani hui theen, yahaaain se sab krantikaari sipaahi hate to unke paas jo topein thi unhein bekaar karke hi gaye taaki shatru sena unka upayog na kar paaye.

bhaarateeya kisaan aandolan

homarool league ke kaaryakataaon ke prayaas tatha gaureeshankar mishr, indr Narayan Dwivedi tatha madan mohan maalaveeya ke disha nirdeshan ke parinaamasvaroop fravari, 1918 E. mein uttar pradesh mein 'kisaan sabha' ka gathan kiya gaya. 1919 E. ke antim dinon mein kisaanon ka sangathit vidroh khulkar saamane aaya. prataapagadh jile ki ek jaageer mein 'naai dhobi band' saamaajik bahishkaar sangathit kaaravaai ki pehli ghatna thi. avadh ki taalukedaari mein gram panchaayaton ke netrutv mein kisaan baithakon ka silsila shuroo ho gaya. jhingureepaal Singh evam durgapaal Singh ne ismein mahattvapoorn bhoomika nibhaai. lekin jald hi ek chehare ke roop mein Baba raamachandr ubhar kar saamane aae. uttar pradesh ke kisaan aandolan ko 1920 E. ke dashak mein sarvaadhik majabooti Baba raamachandr ne pradaan ki. unke vyaktigat prayaason se hi 17 October, 1920 E. ko prataapagadh jile mein 'avadh kisaan sabha' ka gathan kiya gaya. prataapagadh jile ka 'kharagaaainv' kisaan sabha ki gatividhiyon ka pramukh kendra tha. is sangathan ko javaaharalaal Nehru, gaureeshankar mishr, maata badal Pande, kedaaranaath aadi ne apne sahayog se shakti pradaan ki.

mukhya aakarshan

belha devi mandir

belha devi mandir

prataapagadh sthit sai nadi ke kinaare par ऎtihaasik belha maai ka mandir hai. jile ke adhikaansh bhoo-bhaag se hokar bahne waali sai nadi ke tat par nagar ki adhishthaatri devi maan belha devi ka yeh mandir sthit hai. sai nadi ke tat par maaain belha devi ka bhavya mandir hone ke kaaran jile ko bela athva belha ke naam se bhi jaana jaata hai. mandir ki sthaapana ko lekar puraanon mein kaha gaya hai ki raaja daksh dvaara karaaeja rahe yagya mein sati bagair bulaae pahunch gain theen. vahaan Shiv ji ko na dekhakarasati ne havan kund mein koodakar jaan de di. jab Shiv ji sati ka shav lekar chale tovishnu ji ne chakr chalaakar use khandit kar diya tha. jahaan-jahaan sati ke shareer kaajo ang gira, vahaan devi mandiron ki sthaapana kar di gayi. yahaan sati ka bela ka (kamar) bhaag gira tha. Bhagwan Ram jab vanavaas (nirvaasan) ke liye ja rahe the tab sai nadi ke kinaare par unhonne mandir mein maaain belha devi ji ka poojan archan kiya tha. maata raani ke samaksh sachche manase maangi gayi har muraad jaroor poori hoti hai.

bhayaharananaath dhaam

prasiddh dhaarmik, aitihaasik va pauraanik sthal bhayaharananaath dhaam janapad prataapagadh ke mukhyaalaya ke dakshin lagbhag 30 kilometer par sthit hai apni praakrutik evam anupam chhata tatha bakulaaheenadi ke tat par sthit hone ke kaaran yeh sthal aadhyaatmik drushti se atyantajeevant hai. lokamaanyata hai ki mahaabhaarat kaal meindyut kreeda mein paraajit hone ke baad paandavon ko jab 12 varsho ke liye vanavaasamein jaana pada tha usi dauraan unke dvaara isi sthal par bakaasur naamak raakshasaka vadh karke shivling ki sthaapana ki gayi thi. kaha jaata hai ki paandavon ne apne aatmavishvaas ko punarjaagrut karne ke liye is shivling ko sthaapit kiya thaaisi naate ise "bhayaharananaath" ki sanjnyaa se sambodhit kiya gaya. yeh dhaam aaspaas ke kshetron ke laakho logon ki aastha aur vishvaas ka kendra hai.

ghuisaranaath (ghushmeshvaranaath) dhaam)

ghuisaranaath dhaam

dhaarmik aur adhyaatmik aur pauraanik vishishtata ke kaaran yeh Shiv dhaam karodo shraddhaaluon ki aastha ka kendra hai. Bhagwan ghushmeshvar ji ka yeh dhaam Baba ghuisaranaath dhaam naam se maanav samaaj ke praan mein bas gaya hai. yahaaain Bhagwan ghushmeshvarjyotirling ka bahut vishaal mandir hai. avadh ke uttari kshetr belha mein ghuisaranaath dhaam mein sthit Baba ghushmeshvar naath mandir Bhaarat ke jaagrut 12 jyotirling mein ati mahatvapoorn hai.jyotirling ke baarahavein jyotirling ke roop mein Baba ghushmeshvar naath ki prasiddh sampoorn avadh mein hai. jis aastha shraddha vishvaas ke saath dinaanudin yahaan aane vaale shraddhaaluon ka taaainta laga rahata hai. vah kisi tark vitrk ki apeksha naheen rakhati apitu aatma ki sahaj paramaatma ko upalabdh karaane ki sanaatan parampara ka poonji bhoot ullaas hai. Baba ghuisaranaath dhaam mein door-door se shraddhaalu aate hain. Bhagwan ghushmeshvar naath ji sabke man praan aatma va chetna ko jaagrut kar dene vaale mahaadev hai, unki aaraadhana pooja saadhana manushya ko kalyaan kaari tatvon se bhar deti hai. sai nadi ke paavan tat ke kinaare sthit Baba ghushmeshvar naath mandir ke aastha ka jan sailaab, ek doosare ko sahayog karta umadta rahata hai. Baba ghushmeshvar naath ka mahatva hamaare dharm granthon va vedon puraanon mein bhi ullekhit hai. saadhak aur jnyaaaniyon ki chetna ke kendra mein Shiv aadi kaal se upasthit hai. bhole Baba ka vishleshan vaidik kaal se ab tak lagaataar kiya ja raha hai fir bhi poora naheen hua hai, ho bhi naheen sakta hai. bhole Baba anaadi anant avinaashi hai.

bhakti dhaam

prataapagadh jile ke kunda tahaseel mukhyaalaya se 2 kilometer par Bhagwan raadha-Krishna ko samarpit bhaktidhaam mandir hai. is mandir ki neevan jagadguru krupaalu ji mahaaraaj ne rakhi hai. bhaktidhaam mein Bhagwan shri krushnaleela darshan ke liye bhakton ka taaainta laga rahata hai. bhakti dhaamamein har or raadhe-raadhe ki goonj sunaai padti hai. mandir ki ramaneeya banaavat aur dhaam ki raadhe-raadhe ki gooainj se vaataavaran sundarata dekhte hi banti hai. bhaktidhaam managadh mein shreekrushn Bhagwan ke janmotsav paradhaamako vidyut jhaalaron se bakhoobi sajaaya jaata hai aur sabse jyaada ramaneeya raadha-Krishna darbaar dikhaai padta hai. dhaam par shri Krishna janmotsav mein sabse adhik bheed hoti hai. laakhon ki sankhya mein log janmotsav aayojan mein hi sammilit hote hain. hajaaron bhakto ka aavaagaman Bhagwan shri Krishna ji ke darshan ke liye hamesha bana rahata hai.

shanidev mandir

shanidev dhaam ka pravesh dwaar

prataapagadh jile ke vishvanaathaganj baajaar se lagbhag 2 kilo meter door kushafara ke jungle mein Bhagwan shani ka praacheen pauraanik mandir logon ke liye shraddha aur aastha ke kendra hain. kehte hain ki yeh aisa sthaan hai jahaan aate hi bhakt Bhagwan shani ji ki krupa ka paatr ban jaata hai. chamatkaaron se bhara hua yeh sthaan logon ko sahasa hi apni or kheench leta hai. yeh dhaam baalkuni nadi ke kinaare sthit hai. jo ki ab bakulaahi naam se bhi jaani jaati hai. avadh kshetr ke ek maatr pauraanik shani dhaam hone ke kaaran prataapagadh (belha) ke saath-saath kai jilon ke bhakt aate hain.

chandikn devi shaktipeeth

sai nadi ke uttar ghane jungle mein sthitsiddh peeth maan chandika devi dhaamajila mukhyaalaya se lagbhag 21 kilometer ki doori par hai. yeh mandir maaain chandika devi ko samarpit hai, maata raani ke dhaam ko maaain chandikn dhaam se jaana jaata hai. siddh peeth maan chandika devi dhaamamein maan ki moortivaishnon maata se milti hai. vaishnon dhaam ke baad teen pindi moorti chandika meinhi hai. yahaan se kisi bhi bhakt ko khaali haath naheen lautana pada hai. maan sabki mannatein poori karti hain. dhaam mein moorti sthaapana kesahi-sahi samay ka to pata naheen chalta, lekin iski praacheenata do se dhaai hajaaravarsh poorv hona bataai jaati hai. pratyek varsh chaitr maah (February-March) aur Ashwin (sitmbar-October) maah meinchandrika devi mele ka aayojan kiya jaata hai. hajaaron ki sankhya mein log isamele mein sammilit hote hain. chandikn devi mandir par navaraatr mein sabse adhik bheed hoti hai. yahaanshraddhaaluon ka taanta laga rahata hai. maan ke darshan poojan ke liye shraddhaaluonka hujoom dekhne ko milta hai. vaise aam dinon mein yahaan mangalvaar ko mela lagataahai aur badi sankhya mein shraddhaaluon ki bheed rahati hai. bheed ko niyantritkarane ke liye mandir mein baireeketing ki gayi jisse shraddhaaluon ko dikkat na ho.

shaktipeeth maan chauharjan dhaam

maan chauharjan dhaam
maan chauharjan

prataapagadh mein aadi shakti nav durga ke pooja sthalon mein shaktipeeth maan chauharjan dhaam pramukh hai. pauraanik ke saath iska aitihaasik mahatva bhi hai. logon ka atoot vishvaas hai ki maan ke darbaar mein jo shraddha se aaya vah niraash naheen raha. pavitra mandir ki aitihaasikta evam nirmaan kaal ka varnan lok kathaaon puraanon evam kivdantiyon mein bhi hai. lokamat hai ki chhatheen shataabdi mein is mandir ka nirmaan kannauj naresh jayachand ke do sainikon aalha aur oodal ne kiya tha. yeh mandir raaneeganj patti maarg par lachheepur baajaar se pashchim disha mein chaar kimi ki doori par sthit hai. chauharjan gaanv ke kaaran yeh chauharjan devi ke naam se bhi jaani jaati hain. manokaamana poorn hone par shraddhaalu halava poodi ka prasaad chadhaate hain aur mundan sanskaar karaate hain.

haudeshvar naath dhaam

prataapagadh jile ke tahaseel mukhyaalaya kunda se baarah kilometer dakshin disha mein maan ganga ke paavanatat par viraajamaan Baba haudeshvar naath dhaam ki mahima apne aap mein vilkshan hai. dhaam ke bagal se anvarat bahne waali ganga nadi ka naam yaheen se jaahnavi pada hai. malamaas mein bhakton ki bhaari bheed lagti hai. door daraaj se Shiv bhakt mandir meinjalaabhishek karne aatein hain.

Baba belakharanaath dhaam

jila mukhyaalaya se kareeb 15 kimi door sai nadi ke kinaare sthit Baba belakharanaath dhaam belakhariya raajapooton ke itihaas ko samete hue hai. yahaan aaj bhi saavanamein hajaaron shraddhaalu jalaabhishek kar mannatein maangate hain. vanagaman ke samayaraaja belanrupati ke shaasanakaal mein Bhagwan shreeraam dvaara sthaapit Baba belakharanaathadhaam aaj bhi apni pauraanik maanyata ke saath hi aitihaasik dharohar ko samete hue hai. maanyata hai ki raaja bail ke naam se prasiddh is shivling ke samaksh sachche manase maangi gayi muraad jaroor poori hoti hai. deevaanaganj baajaar se lagbhag teen kimeedakshin ki taraf ek vishaal teele par yeh pavitra shivdhaam sthaapit hai.

anya darshaneeya sthal

kaamaakshi devi shaktipeeth

jile me derava baajaar me sthit kachanaar beer Baba mandir, deum ka boodheshvaranaath dhaam, svaroopapur (gaura) ka soorya mandir, dharamapur ka gaayatri dhaam, hainsi ka khandeshvaranaath dhaam, shakteedhaam, Nair devi dhaam, shaah Baba majaar ityaadi prataapagadh janapad ke anya darshaneeya sthalo me pramukh hai.

saahitya, kala, sanskruti

saahitya

saahityik drushti se belha atyant samruddh raha hai. reetikaal mein isi janapad mein sarvaag vivechak kavi bhikhaareedaas paida hue jo apne kavitv shakti ki badaulat prasiddhi haasil ki. unki kavitaaen aaj bhi kshetr mein goonjati hain. inhonne kai granthon ki rachana ki jisko pramaanik dhang se prakaashit kiya gaya hai. in par shodh bhi kiye ja chuke hain. aachaarya bhikhaareedaas ne apne sabhi granthon ko raaja hindoopati Singh ko samarpit kiya tha. bhikhaareedaas ka janm prataapagadh janapad ke teoonga gaanv mein lagbhag 1698 E. mein hua tha. yeh sthaan us samay nagar ke roop mein tha, jo aaj bhi raaja prataapagadh kile se lagbhag teen kilometer door sthit hai. unke dvaara rachit granthon mein chhandaarnav, kaavya nirnaya, shrrungaar nirnaya, ras saaraans, vishnupuraan, amarakosh shataranj shatika thi. hindi ke khyaatilbdh raashtrakavi harivansh rai Bachchan ji ki jade prataapagadh ka hindi saahitya se ek ghanisht sanbandh raha hai. jile ke kaalaakaankar riyaasat me prasiddh chhaayaavaadi kavi sumitraanandan pant ji ne das varsh rahakar kai saahitya pustako ki rachana ki. pant ji ki nivaasasthaan "nakshatr" va (pant ji ki kuti) aaj bhi jile me maujood hai. vartamaan me yahaaain kai lekhak, kavi, patrakaar va chhote mote shaayar saahitya kshetr me sakriya hai.

kala

prataapagadh me bhi pratibhaaon ki kami naheen hai. yadi yahaaain pratibhaaon ko bhi nikhaarane ka prayaas kiya jaaya to vein bhi jile ka naam desh me roshan kar sakti hai. dil me agar kuchh kar dikhaane ka jajba hai to raaste apne aap khulate jaate hai. uttar pradesh ke prataapagadh janapad ke belha ki dharati is maamale mein kaafi urvara kahi ja saki tai jisne har kshetr ki pratibhaaon ko janm diya. raajaneeti, saahitya va kala ke kshetr me yahaan ke laadalon ne jile ka naam ooncha kiya hai. vaise to prataapagadh ki dharati ka rishta pehle se hi film nagari mumbai se raha hai. assi ke dashak mein jile ke Ram Singh ne jahaan mumbai me apni jagah banaakar apni kala ka loha manavaaya hai, vaheen vaaleebud ke mahaanaayak ke roop me jaane jaane vaale Amitabh Bachchan ka rishta bhi belha ki mitti se juda raha. yaheen ki mitti me unhonne bachapan ki kilkaariyaan bhari hai. Amitabh Bachchan va unki patni jaya Bachchan aaj bhi is rishte ko maanati hai. is dharati ke naunihaal filmi duniya se apna rishta maanate hue abhinay ke kshetr me aage badhne ka khvaab dekhte rahate hai. maaya nagari se milne wala samarthan yahaan ke kalaakaaron ko taakat de raha hai. isi ke chalte abhi tak belha ke kai kalaakaaron ne jile ka naam roshan karte hue vaaleebud me apni pehchaan bana chuke hai. vartamaan mein abhineta anupam shyaam ojha, amitesh Singh, abhinetri Shweta tivaari va gaayak ravi tripaathi ne abhinay kala gaayan kshetr mein prataapagadh ka naam roshan kiya hai

sanskruti

prataapagadh mein aapko har varg ke log mil jaayeinge. ameer, gareeb, anapadh, padhe-likhe, kisaan ityaadi. jaatiya vividhta bhi yahaaain par aapko bahutaayat mein dekhne ko mil jaayegi. jaise:- hindu, muslim, sikkh va isaai. hinduon ka varchasv prataapagadh mein shuru se hi raha hai. slim tabaka bhi begamavaat naamak jagah par bahulata mein dekha ja sakta hai. jahaaain kareegaron ki bharamaar hai. lohe ki aalamaariyon se lekar biskut faiktariyaaain tak is jagah par, aapko gali ke kisi na kisi chhor par mil jaayeingi. doosari taraf punjabi market, panjaabiyon ka gadh maana jaata hai. kapadon ke vyavasaaya par inka dabadaba aaj bhi hai. kapadon ki khareed-farokht ke liye punjabi market sabse upayukt jagah maani jaati hai. kuchh saal pehle mahilaaon ko sadkon par utana naheen dekha ja sakta tha lekin aaj maahaul kaafi badal chuka hai. aadhunikta ki hava yahaaain bhi teji se chal nikli hai. ladkiyaaain aur mahilaayein sadkon par ghoom-ghoom kar kharidaari karti hui aapko najar aa jaayeingi. paridhaanon mein mukhyata saadi, salavaar-soot ki bahulata dekhi ja sakti hai. iske atirikt ladkiyaaain bhinn-bhinn libaason mein aapko najar aa sakti hai. jinmein jins-teeshart, laaaing skart pramukh hain. kuchh muslim mahilaayein aaj bhi burke mein dikh jaati hai. jald hi Delhi va mumbai ki tarah yahaaain bhi paridhaanon mein aadhunik vyaapakata dikhaai padegi.

udyog

prataapagadh mukhya roop se ek krushipradhaan va ek maidaani ilaaka hai. jo mukhyata aaainvale ke utpaad ke liye vikhyaat hai. aaainvale se sambandhit har utpaad aapko yahaaain par mil jaayega. yahaaain se aaainvale ki saplaai Dabur va pataanjali jaisi badi-badi companyon mein ki jaati hai. poore Hindustan mein sabse jyaada aanvala prataapagadh mein paida hota hai. kshetr mein koi bhi aadhaarbhoot udyog naheen hai, traiktar aur aanvale ki factory hone ke baavajood is shahar ke log rojagaar ke liye taras rahe hain. donon hi faiktriyaan raajaneeti ki shikaar hone se band ho chuki hain. jiske kaaran yeh kshetr poorn roop se pichhda kshetr hai, jiske kaaran yahaan ke sthaaneeya logon mein berojgaari badh rahi hai aur logon ko rojagaar ke liye anya kshetron mein palaayan karna pad raha hai.

raajaneeti

prataapagadh ke vidhaanasabha kshetron ke naam hain raaneeganj, kunda, vishvanaathaganj, patti, veeraapur, gadhvaara, sadar, baabaaganj, vihaar, prataapagadh aur Rampur khaas hai. prataapagadh ki raajaneeti mein yahaaain ke teen mukhya raajagharaanon ka naam hamesha raha. iname se pehla naam hai vishvasen rajput rai bajarang bahaadur Singh ka parivaar hai jinke vanshaj raghuraaj prataap Singh (raaja bhaiya) hain, rai bajarang bahaadur Singh himaanchal pradesh ke Governor the tatha svatantrata sangraam senaani bhi the. doosra parivaar somavanshi rajput raaja prataap bahaadur Singh ka hai aur teesara parivaar raaja dinesh Singh ka hai jo poorv mein Bhaarat ke vaanijya mantri aur videsh mantri jaise padon par sushobhit rahe. inki riyaasat kaalaakaankar kshetr hai. dinesh Singh ki putri Rajkumari ratna Singh bhi raajaneeti mein hain tatha prataapagadh ki saansad theen. prataapagadh raajaniti mein vartamaan samay mein prataapagadh sansadeeya kshetr se saansad kuainvar harivansh Singh hain aur kunda vidhaanasabha kshetr se kunda ke nirdaleeya vidhaayak raghuraaj prataap Singh "raaja bhaiya" hain saath hi saath lagaataar nau baar jeet kar vishv keertimaan banaane vaale Congress vidhaayak pramod tivaari hain. is samay prataapagadh ke sabhi vidhaanasabha kshetron mein se Rampur khaas aur kunda ko chhod sabhi par samaajavaadi party ka varchasv hai jo kunda vidhaayak raaja bhaiya ke sapa samarthan se uttar pradesh vidhaanasabha chunaav -2012 mein mila hai.

puraataatvit sthal

saraaya naahararaaya: saraaya naahararaaya naamak madhya paashaanik puraasthal uttar pradesh ke prataapagadh janapad mukhyaalaya se 15 kilometer door gokhur jheel ke kinaare par sthit hai. is puraasthal ki khoj ke.si.ojha ne ki thi. yeh puraasthal lagbhag 1800 varg meter ke kshetr mein faila hua hai. saraaya naahar rai mein kul 11 maanav samaadhiyaaain tatha 8 gart choolhon ka utkhanan Allahabad vishvavidyaalaya ki or se kiya gaya tha. yahaaain ki kbrein (samaadhiyaaain) aavaas kshetr ke andar sthit theen. kbrein chhichhli aur andaakaar theen. yahaaain sanyukt roop se 2 purushon evam 2 striyon ko ek saath dafnaaye jaane ke pramaan hamein saraaya naahar rai se mile hain. saraaya naahararaaya se jo 15 maanav kankaal mile hain, ve hrasht-pusht tatha sugathit shareer vaale maanav samudaaya ke prateet hote hain.

ajagara : raaneeganj tahaseel ke ajagara me kai mahatvapoorn madhyapaashaanayugeen va guptakaaleen puraavashesh praapt hai. yahaaain se paae gaye 48 paandulipiyaaain va mahaabhaaratakaaleen shilaalekh aur moortiyaaain puraatatvavid nirjhar prataapagadhi dvaara ajagara sangraahaalaya me sanrakshit hai.

svaroopapur : maandhaata vikaasakhand ke gram sabha gaura me svaroopapur gram me puraatatv vibhaag dvaara kiye gaye sarveinkshan me praacheen shilaakhand, bauddhakaaleen avashesh tatha khandit murtiyaaain praapt hue hai, praapt avashesho ko puraavashesh env bahumoolya kalaakruti adhiniyam 1972 ke tahat 28 January 2011 ko panjeekrut kiya gaya.

katara gulaab sinh : paandavakaaleen bhayaharananaath dhaam tatha katara gulaab Singh ke niktavarti kshetro ke utkhanan se praapt puraavashesh mahaabhaarat kaaleen va bauddh sanskruti ke prateet hote hai. praapt bhagnaavashesho ko panjeekrut kar Allahabad sangraahaalaya me sanrakshit rakha hai. is kshetr ke do teen ki0mee0 paridhi me kam se kam aadhe darjan se adhik puraataatvik mahatva ke sthaan hai.

parasuraamapur : raaneeganj tahaseel ke parasuraamapur sthit chauharjan dhaam me praapt praacheen avashesho se Krishna lohit mrudabhaand sanskruti ka pata chalta hai.


ullekhaneeya log

dau॰aaharivansharaaya Bachchan (raashtreeya kavi va upanyasakaar)

sumitraanandan pant (kavi)

Baba bhikhaareedaas (kavi)

dharm samraat svaami karapaatri (adhyaatmik guru)

raaja bajarang bahaadur Singh raajyapaal, himaanchal pradesh)

dinesh Singh (videsh mantri va Loksabha sadasya)

kraatikaari babu gulaab Singh (svatantrata senaani va taalukedaar)

shaheed babu medini Singh (svatantrata senaani va katara medaneeganj ke sansthaapak)

raghuraaj prataap Singh "raaja bhaiya" (mantri va vidhaayak)

jagadaguroo sant krupaaloo mahaaraaj (adhyaatmik guroo)

Shweta tivaari (abhinetri)

anupam shyaam ojha (abhineta)

manoj tivaari (cricketer)

Rajkumari ratna Singh (saansad)

pramod tivaari (kaaaingresi neta)

raajaaraam paandeya (khaadi graamodyog mantri)

ravi tripaathi (gaayak)

parivhan

prataapagadh jile mein mukhya roop se riksha, tempo, saaikil, motarasaaikil, bas, truck ityaadi pramukh vaahan hain. sthaaneeya logon ko ek jagah se doosare jagah tak jaane ke liye maanav chalit riksha va tempo, tata maijik har chauraahe, nukkad aur gali-muhalle mein mil jaate hain. gaaainv-gaaainv mein pakki sadkon ka nirmaan ho chuka hai jisse vaahan ki vyavastha aur aane-jaane ki sugamata, pehle se kaafi behtar ho chuki hai. chhota-mota saamaan dhone ke liye mahindra pikap va chhota haathi ke saath trektar traali, mineetrak vaale bhi jagah-jagah upalabdh hain. ek jile se doosare jile tak jaane ke liye sarkaari bas va private bas kam kharcheele saadhan saabit hote hain. sthaaneeya log inheen ka istemaal prachurata mein karte hain. lokal trainon ka bhi prayog kaafi hota hai.

prataapagadh se aapko nimn jagah jaane ke liye sugamata se vaahan upalabdh ho sakta hai jaise- Allahabad, sultaanapur, Varanasi, raayabareli, Lucknow, faijaabaad, chitrakoot, kaushaambi, bhadohi, gonda, mirjaapur, basti ityaadi.

shaikshanik sansthaan

M.di .pi.ji. college Allahabad road prataapagadh

hemavati nandan bahuguna post graduate degree kaalej, laalaganj

sarkaar pauliteknik, sultaanapur road, chilbila

amar janta intar madhyasthata college, pure vaishnav katara gulaab Singh

pi.bi.pi.ji. aur intar college prataapagadh city

krushi vigyaan kendra, avadheshpuram, laala baajaar, kaalaakaankar

asht bhuja intar college jethavaara prataapagadh

shri govind deshik sanskrut vidyaalaya jethavaara

abdul kalaam intar college

tilk intar college

ke.pi. hindu intar kaalej prataapagadh

aar paal Singh intar college beeraapur prataapagadh

senior besik baal vidya peeth nagar, chhatauna,

bhadreshvar intar college, derava

kaise pahunche

vaayu maarg: yahaan ka sabse niktatam havaai adda Varanasi,prataapagadh,Allahabad airport hai.

rel maarg: prataapagadh relamaarg dvaara Bhaarat ke kai pramukh shaharon se juda hua hai. sabse najadeeki railway station prataapagadh jankshan hai.

sadak maarg: Bhaarat ke kai pramukh shaharon se sadak maarg dvaara prataapagadh aasaani se pahuncha ja sakta hai.

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