List of Nicknames of Indian Cities and States PDF – Latest Updated List

List of Nicknames of Indian cities and States PDF – Latest Updated List – Nicknames of cities or regions are given unique qualities such as unique geographical location, natural beauty, natural structures such as lakes, types of industry, especially the unique contribution of large and quality production of agricultural products, sometimes, it also symbolizes a descriptive name for it such as titles and slogans that are local, officially and informally known to locals, outsiders, or their tourism boards or chambers of commerce In this article, we are giving a list of Indian cities and their surnames that can be used as study material in preparation for various competitive exams. List of libraries in India PDF For All Competitive Exams

List of Nicknames of Indian Cities and States

List of Nicknames of Indian cities and States PDF – Latest Updated List

States Nick Names
Andhra Pradesh Egg Bowl of Asia, Kohinoor of India
Arunachal Pradesh Land of Sunrise
Kerala Spice Garden of India
Punjab Land of Five rivers, Granary of India
Haryana Milk Pail of India
Himachal Pradesh All Season State, Apple State
Madhya Pradesh Soya Region
Sikkim Paradise of Botanists
Jammu and Kashmir Heaven in India
Chhattisgarh Rice Bowl of India


Indian cities :

Name of the City Nicknames State
Agra City of TajPetha Nagari Uttar Pradesh
Ahmedabad Boston of IndiaManchester of India Gujarat
Allahabad or Prayagraj Abode of the GodCity of Prime MinistersSangam City Uttar Pradesh
Amritsar Golden City of India Punjab
Asansol Land of Black Diamond West Bengal
Bengaluru or Banglore Electronic City of IndiaGarden City of IndiaIT Capital of IndiaScience city of IndiaSilicon Valley of IndiaSpace City Karnataka
Bhagalpur The Silk City of India Bihar
Bhopal City of Lakes Madhya Pradesh
Indore Mini Mumbai Madhya Pradesh
Bhimavaram City of PrawnsSecond Bardoli of India Andhra Pradesh
Bhubaneswar Temple City of India Odisha
Chandigarh The City Beautiful Chandigarh
Chennai Auto Hub of IndiaDetroit of AsiaGateway of South IndiaHealth Capital of IndiaBanking Capital of IndiaMotor city of India Tamil Nadu
Coimbatore Textile City of IndiaManchester of South IndiaCapital of KongunaduEngineering City of India Tamil Nadu
Coorg Scotland of India Karnataka
Darjeeling Queen of the Hills West Bengal
Dhanbad The Coal Capital of India Jharkhand
Shillong Scotland of East Meghalaya
Dibrugarh Tea City of India Assam
Durgapur Rur of India West Bengal
Gandhinagar Green City Gujarat
Guntur City of Chillies, City of Spices Andhra Pradesh
Guwahati Gateway of North East India Assam
Nilgiri Blue Mountains Tamil Nadu
Hyderabad City of PearlsCity of NizamsHightech CityWorld Capital of Biryani Bangle City Telangana
Hyderabad-Secunderabad Twin City Telangana
Jaipur City of PalacesParis of IndiaPink City Rajasthan
Jaisalmer Golden City of India Rajasthan
Jamshedpur Pittsburgh of IndiaSteel City of India Jharkhand
Jodhpur Blue CitySun City Rajasthan
Kakinada City of KajaPensioners Paradise Andhra Pradesh
Kanpur  Leather City of the WorldManchester of North India Uttar Pradesh
Kashmir Switzerland of India Jammu and Kashmir
Kochi or Cochin Gateway to KeralaQueen of the Arabian SeaGarden of Spices Kerala
Kolkata City of JoyCity of PalacesCultural Capital of IndiaGateway of Eastern IndiaHeaven of the AgedCity of CastlesCity of Buildings West Bengal
Kolhapur  City of Wrestlers Maharashtra
Kollam Cashew Capital of the WorldGateway to BackwatersPrince of Arabian sea Kerala
Lucknow City of NawabsConstantinople of the EastShiraz-e-HindThe Golden City of India Uttar Pradesh
Madurai Athens of the EastCity of FestivalsCity of Four JunctionsSleepless CityTemple City Tamil Nadu
Malda Mango City West Bengal
Mangalore Cradle of Indian BankingGateway of KarnatakaRome of the East Karnataka
Mumbai City of DreamsCity of Seven IslandsFinancial Capital of IndiaGateway of IndiaHollywood of IndiaMaximum CityMaya Nagari Maharashtra
Mundi Power Hub City Madhya Pradesh
Mussoorie Queen of the Mountains,Hill Queen City Uttarakhand
Mysore Green CityHeritage CitySandal Wood City Karnataka
Nagpur Orange City Maharashtra
Nainital City of Lakes Uttarakhand
Nasik California of IndiaGrape city of IndiaWine capital of India Maharashtra
New Delhi City of Rallies Delhi
Patiala Royal City  Punjab
Panipat City of HandloomCity of Weavers Haryana
Palanpur City of DiamondsFlower City Gujrat
Pondicherry Paris of the East Puducherry
Prayag Abode of the God Uttar Pradesh
Pune Queen of Deccan Maharashtra
Purulia Manbhum City West Bengal
Rajahmundry Cultural City Andhra Pradesh
Rishikesh City of SagesYoga City Uttrakhand
Siliguri City of HospitalityGateway to the Doors West Bengal
Srinagar City of lakes Jammu and Kashmir
Surat City Of DiamondsDiamond City Of IndiaTextile city Of India Gujarat
Tezpur City of Blood Assam
 Thane City of Lakes Maharashtra
Tiruchirappalli Energy equipment and fabrication capital of IndiaRock Fort CityTucker Trichy Tamil Nadu
Tirunelveli City of Paddy fieldsHalwa city of IndiaOxford city of South India Tamil Nadu
Udaipur City of LakesVenice of the EastWhite City Rajasthan
Vadodara Banyan CityCultural City Of IndiaSayaji NagariWorld Capital Of Garba Gujarat
Vaniyambadi Leather city of South India Tamil Nadu
Varanasi or Benares or Banaras or Kashi City of LightsCity of TemplesCity of LearningHoly CityOldest living city on EarthReligious capital of IndiaSpiritual capital of India Uttar Pradesh
Vijayawada The Place of Victory Andhra Pradesh
Visakhapatnam City Of Destiny  Andhra Pradesh
Warangal City of LakesCity of TemplesSecond city of Nizam Telangana
Zunheboto Land of Warriors Nagaland
Tenali Andhra Paris Andhra Pradesh
Muzzaffarpur Lychee City Bihar
Bardoli Butter City Gujarat
Gurgaon Millennium City Haryana
Meerut Sports Capital of india, Scissor City Uttar Pradesh
Auroville City of Dawn Pondicherry
Cuttack Silver City Orissa
Yavatmal  Cotton City Maharashtra
Ichalkaranji Manchester of Maharashtra Maharashtra
Yercaud Poor Man’s Ooty Tamil Nadu
Salem Mango City Tamil Nadu
Namakkal Egg City Tamil Nadu
Tiruchirappali or Trichy Rock Fort City, Energy Equipment & Fabrication Capital of India Tamil Nadu
Nilgris Blue Mountains Tamil Nadu
Tuticorin Pearl City, Pearl Harbor of India Tamil Nadu
Alappuzha Venice of the East Kerala
Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram) City of StatuesEvergreen City of India Kerala
Itanagar Land of Rising Sun Arunachal Pradesh
Dispur (A locality in the Guwahati city, which is capital of Assam) City of Temples Assam
Noida IT Capital of NCR NCR-National Capital Region
Shimla The Queen of Hills Himachal Pradesh
Ludhiana Manchester of Punjab,City of industries,Home of cycles Punjab
Dharmavaram Silk City of Andhra Pradesh Andhra Pradesh
Piduguralla Lime City Andhra Pradesh
Tirupati Spiritual Capital of India Andhra Pradesh
Madanapalli Andhra Ooty Andhra Pradesh
Nalanda  Land of knowledge Bihar
Korba Power hub of India Chhattisgarh
Jagdalpur Tourism capital of Chhattisgarh Chhattisgarh
Bhilai Steel City of India Chhattisgarh
Kanker Gateway of Bastar Chhattisgarh
Sakleshpur Poor Man’s Ooty Karnataka
Kozhikode (Calicut) City of Spices Kerala
Kannur (Cannanore) City of Looms and Lores Kerala
Kottayam City of letters (Aksharanagri),City of Murals,City of latex,City of lakes Kerala
Kasaragod Land of Palm trees,Rice bowl of Kerala Kerala
Thrissur  The Cultural capital of Kerala,Land of Poorams,The land of Vadakkumnathan,Gold capital of India. Kerala
Wayanad God’s own district Kerala
Ujjain City Of Temples Madhya Pradesh

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Scroll to Top