Himachal Pradesh Census 2011

Himachal Pradesh Census 2011 and Profile Himachal Pradesh is popularly called as ‘Abode of God’ , ‘Devbhoomi’ and the ‘Fruit bowl of India’. Himachal Pradesh as a full-fledged state came into existence in 1971 as the 18th state of India. It accounts for 1.7 % of the total geographic area of India and is the 17th largest state in terms of area. Also, As per Census 2011, it constitutes 0.57%Read More

Union Budget Highlights : 2015 – 2016

Union Budget 2015-2016 : Highlights Union Budget 2015-2016 of India was presented by  the Finance Minister of India Sh. Arun Jaitley on 28th February 2015. The knowledge about yearly Union Budget is very important from the examinations point of view. Many questions are based on the Annual Union Budget in exams like UPSC, SSC, BANK PO, BANK Clerical etc .Also, it is the favorite topic of the interview panel inRead More

HPAS Books and Pattern – HPPSC

HPAS Books and Pattern HPAS or Himachal Pradesh Administrative Services is the premier examination conducted by HPPSC. Successful candidates in HPAS are selected for the most prestigious posts in the state government. Every year, thousands of candidates from across the India appear in this exam to try their luck. But the competition  is even more intense than UPSC as the seats offered each year are very few in comparison. So, KnowledgeRead More

Fairs/Festivals of Himachal Pradesh – HP GK

HPPSC Exam – HP GK – Fairs/Festivals of Himachal Pradesh The Fairs/Festivals of Himachal Pradesh have educational, social and religious character. Fairs/Festivals of Himachal Pradesh are one of the hot topics in the HPPSC exams like HPAS, HPSSSB, Naib-tehsildar etc. This article gives you some of the important Fairs/Festivals of Himachal Pradesh and some facts about them like their location, and special features.   List of Famous Fairs/Festivals of Himachal Pradesh: Bilaspur: Fair/Festivals LocationRead More

HP GK – Temples of Himachal Pradesh

HP GK – HPPSC Exams – Temples of Himachal Pradesh HP GK is one of the main focus points of HPPSC exams. Temples of Himachal Pradesh are one of the hot topics of HP GK in the HPPSC exams like HPAS, HPSSSB, Naib-tehsildar etc. This article gives you some of the important temples of Himachal Pradesh and some facts about them like their location, and special feature. Kinds of TemplesRead More

HPPSC EXAMS – HP GK – Monuments, Towns

HPPSC EXAMS – HP GK – Monuments, Towns       HP Gk is an important part of all the HPPSC exams like Himachal Pradesh Administrative Services examination, Naib-Tehsildar, Lecturers and others. These series of articles will help the students to brush-up their Himachal Pradesh General Knowledge before the exams. This series of articles are divided into different parts each touching some important topics of HP GK from where mostRead More

Himachal Pradesh Administrative Services Examination

HIMACHAL PRADESH ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES COMBINED COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION-2014 LAST DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS : 07/03/2015 H.P.P.S.C has published the notification of the Himachal Pradesh ADMINISTRATIVE Services Examination-2014. The details of the notification are as follows: 1. Himachal Pradesh Administrative Services, Class-I (Gazetted) – Four vacancies     Pay  scale of Rs.15600-39100 + 5400 (Grade Pay).     SC- 01, Ex-Servicemen  -01 , General -02 2.  Himachal Pradesh Police Services, Class-I (Gazetted)- Five vacancies    Read More

Himachal Pradesh G.K (HPAS) – Customs and Manners

Himachal Pradesh G.K (HPAS) – Customs and Manners Birth Ceremony: The Umblical chord is cut by mid-wife holding a SILVER-COIN or a Silver Instrument. GURANI– Mixture of Ghee and Milk. After the birth, the mother is made to drink Gurani. BADHAI – Relatives congratulate the Birth by offering Turf leaves with one Rupee. SUTAK or SAKOR days – Period of impurity of mother and family ( Generally 10 days). GUNTRRead More