Etah is a town which is also the district headquarters of Etah district of Uttar Pradesh state, India.
Geography Of Etah
Etah is located at 27.63°N 78.67°E. It has an average elevation of 170 metres (557 feet).
Etah is nearest district of Aligarh, Mainpuri, Firozabad, Kashiram nagar.
The primary occupation of the people of the district is Agriculture. The area is situated between Ganga and Yamuna (Doaab) which is highly fertile land (Alluvial soil). The farmers are taking even three crops in a year. The water for irrigation is available round the year.
Etah is the developing city. It is the district headquarter since the English rule. NH 91 passes through Etah. The Padav maidan (open field ) is the field used for the army during army movements.
Bada Jain Mandir, Kailsh Mandir, Hanumangarhi, Soron (birth place of Tulsi Das), Janta Durga Mandir, Vijaynagar, Pathwari Mandir
The famous Kailsah Mandir at Etah was built by King Dil SuKh Rai Bahadur and is 148 years old.
Noah Kera village was famous place for god Srikrisha, who came here for marrying Rookminy.
Amir Khusro was born in Patiyali, Etah and is considered as one of the best poets of Urdu.