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This state, many a time referred to as U.P. is situated in the northern part of India. Known to be the most populous state in India, Uttar Pradesh is considered to be the fifth largest state in India, the capital of which is Lucknow.
The two frequently spoken dialects in this state are Hindi and Urdu apart from other regularly spoken languages from other cities. Bhojpuri is the second frequently spoken language in this state.
Conceived to be an attractive tourist spot, people from all over the world visit this state more so to view the TajMahal in Agra which is one of the SevenWondersoftheWorld.
The other world heritage sites are the AgraFort and TheFatehpurSikri.
Two holy rivers, the Yamuna and the Ganga (Ganges) flow through this state on account of which many sacred cities located on their banks are frequented by many religious followers.