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Indian Cities Nicknames

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Indian Cities Nicknames

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The article Indian Cities Nicknames presents the list of Famous Cities and Towns across India with Nicknames. This article plays a prominent role in General Awareness/General Knowledge Preparation in many competitive exams. It credits 2%-3% marks in many competitive exams such as SSC CGL, SBI PO etc.


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Below table contains the list of Indian Cities Nicknames:

State City/Town Nickname
Andhra Pradesh Kakinada Pensioner’s Paradise
Piduguralla Lime City
Rajahmundry Cultural Capital of Andhra Pradesh
Tenali Andhra Paris
Tirupati Spiritual Capital of Andhra Pradesh
Visakhapatnam Financial Capital of Andhra Pradesh
The Jewel of the East Coast
Goa of the East
The City of Destiny
Bihar Bhagalpur Silk City
Muzaffarpur The Land of Litchi
Sweet City
Cultural Capital of Bihar
Gujarat Ahmedabad INDIA’S first world heritage city
Surat Textile City of India
Diamond City of India
Valsad Mango capital of the world (Alphonso Mangoes)
Baroda (Vadodara) Banyan City
Cultural Capital of Gujarat (Sanskari Nagari)
Power Hub of India
Haryana Panipat City of Weavers
Fatehabad 2nd Pink City of India
Jharkhand Jamshedpur Steel City of India
Karnataka Coorg (Kodagu) Scotland of India
Bangalore (Bengaluru) Silicon Valley of India
Science City of India
Garden City of India
Mangalore (Mangaluru) Rome of the East
Ice Cream Capital of India
Mysore (Mysuru) Sandalwood City
Cultural Capital of Karnataka
City of Palaces
Heritage City of Karnataka
Kerala Kochi (Cochin) Queen of Arabian Sea
Kozhikode (Calicut) City of Spices
Kottayam City of Letters (Aksharanagari)
City of Murals
Thrissur (Trichur) Banking City of India
Gold Capital of India
Cultural Capital of Kerala
Kollam Cashew Capital of the World
Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram) Evergreen City of India
Alappuzha (alleppey) Venice of east
Kasaragod Land of Seven Languages (Saptha bhasha sangama bhoomi)
Hartwell
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal City of Lakes
Maharashtra Yavatmal Cotton City of India
Kolhapur City of Wrestlers
Jalgaon Banana City
Nagpur Orange City
Tiger city
Pune Queen of Deccan
Educational city
Jalna Steel City
Seed Capital Of India
Odisha Balangir Cloth City of Orissa
Berhampur The Textile City
Bhubaneswar The Temple City
Cuttack The Millennium City
The Silver City
Punjab Patiala Royal City
Rajasthan Bhilwara Textile City
Bundi Little Kashi
City of Stepwells
Jaipur Pink City
Jodhpur Blue City
Sun City
Udaipur City of Lakes
Venice of the East
Tamil Nadu Auroville City of Dawn
Chennai (Madras) Detroit of Asia
Automobile Capital of India
Healthcare Capital of India
Coimbatore Manchester of South India
Madurai Athens of the East
City of Festivals
City that never Sleeps Temple City
Tiruchirappalli Rockfort City
Energy equipment and fabrication capital of India
Temple City
Tiruppur Knit wear capital of India
Textile City
Dollar City of India
Cotton city
Banyan city
Puducherry (Pondicherry) Paris of the East
Tirunelveli City of paddy fields
Oxford of Southindia
Tuticorin (Thoothukudi) Pearl City
Telangana Hyderabad City of Pearls
Uttar Pradesh Lucknow City of Nawabs
Kanpur The Leather City Of The World
Manchester Of The East
Varanasi The City Of Ghats
West Bengal Asansol Land of Black Diamond
Bardhaman City of Peace
Bishnupur City of Temples (Mandir Nagari)
Calcutta (Kolkata) City of Joy
City of Palaces
Cultural Capital of India
Damodar Valley Ruhr of India
Siliguri Gateway of Northeast India
Gateway to the Dooars
City of Hospitality