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 Kashipur (Uttaranchal)

Kashipur was known as Govishan during the time of harsha (606-647 AD), when Yuan-Chwang (631-641 AD) visited this region. The ruins of the large settlement of those days are still to be seen near the city. Kashipur is named after Kashinath Adhikari, the founder of the township and one of the officers of the Chand rulers of Kumaon in the middle age.

Poet Gumani has written a poem on this town. Girital and Drona sagar are well known spots and are associated with the story of the Pandavas. The Chaiti mela is the best known fair of Kashipur. Today Kashipur is an important industrial township. In autumn (after mansoon) one can see the snowclad peaks of Trishul and its surroundings.


Drona Sagar is believed to be associated with Guru Dronacharya, the legendary warrior and teacher in the Mahabharata. This place was once very auspicious and revered as the last pilgrimage spot after the Gangotri, Yamunotri, Badrinath and Kedarnath Dhams. The ‘Skand Puran’ states that the water of this place is as holy as that of the sacred river Ganga.

Kashipur a tiny city in devbhoomi Uttarakhand. Uttarakhand is known as the home of gods all cities are blessed with natural beauty, culture is a heritage. KASHIPUR is famous for providing high quality Seeds many seed plants have come up in this region and they are now supplying High Quality Seeds in every part of the Country.