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Bulandshahr a great center of trade, commerce and arts.

The history of Bulandshahr begins even before 1200 B.C. This region is nearer to the capital of Pandavas - Indraprasth and Hastinapur. After of decline of Hastinapur, Ahar which is situated in the north east of ditrict Bulandshahr became an important place for Pnadavas. With passes of time the king Parma made a fort on this part of region and a king named Ahibaran laid the foundation of a tower called Baran(Bulandshahr). Since it was perched on a highland it came to be known as highcity which was translated into passion language as Bulandshahr. At present this is called by this name.

The ancient ruins found at places Bhatora Veerpur, Ghalibpur etc. are symbolicof antiquity of Bulandshahr. There are several other important places in the District from where statues of medieval age and objects of ancient temples had been founded. Even today several historical and ancients objects such as coins, inscriptions etc. are preserved in Lucknow State Museum . [1]


Bulandshahr Is An Industrially Developing District. Khurja Town Is A City Of Potteries, Where Tehre Are More Than Five Hundred Potteries. Potteries Of Khurja Have Earned Reputation At National & International Markets.
Sikandrabad Industrial Area Is An Another Such Region Where Several Big Industries Such Kajaria Tiles, Orient Ceremics, Jp Gold Paints, Jenson & Nicholson, Rajdoot Paints, P.a.m Pharmacuticals Etc Companies Are Located Here.
In Bulandshahr There Is Panni Nagar Mill, Cooperative Sugar Mill Jahangirabad, Agauta Sugar & Chemicals Factory Are Established. There Is An Disttelary In Jahangirabad Sugar Mill.
In Village Chola Is Located The Bibcol Factory For Manufacturing Polio Vaccines With Russian Colloboration.
Besides Local Handicrafts And Other Artistic Things Are Made. Printing On Cotton Cloths Is Another Important Activity Done By Local Artisans.

The Barn kingdom existed for hundreds of years. It was a great center of trade, commerce and arts. It is said that, the founding king of Bulandshahr Raja Ahibaran accepted the Vanika Dharma for the benefit of his people and for prospering trade and commerce in the region. [2]

For knowledge purpose

[1] - bulandshahar.nic.in
[2] - en.wikipedia.org

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