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Nestled on the banks of the eternal Ganga, Kanpur stands as one of North India's major industrial centers with its own historical, religious and commercial importance. This is the birth place of Ganesh Shankar Vidhyarthi & the poet of Shyam Lal Gupta "Parshad" and Hasrat Mohani , the great Urdu poet. Today besides being the most industrialist region of the state, Kanpur is also an important educational and nursing centre, with institutions like Harcourt Butler Technological Institute, Agricultural College, National Sugar Institute & Govt. Textile Institute, Indian Institute of Technology, Regency Hospital , being located here.

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Kanpur Tourist Attractions
Jajmau

The mound of Jajmau, on the eastern end of the city occupies a high place among ancient sities of the region. Excavations of the mound were undertaken during 1957-58 which unearthed antiquities ranging from 600 BC to 1600 AD.  Jajmau, known as Siddhapuri in ancient times, is supposed to have been the kingdom of Yayati, the Pauranic king and the high mound overhanging the Ganga is known as the site of his fort.  

Phool Bagh

It is the most beautiful park located in the heart of the city on the Mall Road . In the centre of the park is a building known as Ganesh Shanker Vidyarthi Memorial. A part of the garden is well maintained where the annual flower shows are held.  It also has a Summer House and a large public library is situated here.

Moti Jheel

This is drinking water reservoir of Kanpur Waterworks, which is located at Benajhabar area of the city. The area around the lake has lately been developed into a beautiful recreation grounds and children's park.

Shri Radhakrishna Temple (J.K. Temple)

Beautifully constructed, J.K. temple is a boon to the devotees. Built by J.K. Trust this architectural delight is a unique blend of ancient architecture with the modern. The even-level roofs o the mandaps have been provided with adequate ventilation for sufficient light and air.

Kanpur Memorial Church

The Kanpur Memorial Church was constructed in 1875, in an honor of the British who lost their lives in the famous Mutiny War of 1857. The Church was designed by Walter Granville, architect of the east Bengal Railway. The complete Church in Lombardic gothic style is handsomely executed in bright red brick, with polychrome dressings.

 
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