Ujjain

Ujjain

[oo-jahyn]
noun
a city in W Madhya Pradesh, in W central India: one of the seven holy cities of India.
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Ujjain (uːˈdʒeɪn)
 
n
a city in W central India, in Madhya Pradesh: one of the seven sacred cities of the Hindus; a major agricultural trade centre. Pop: 429 933 (2001)

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ujjain

city, western Madhya Pradesh state, central India. It is located just east of the Sipra River. Ujjain, one of seven sacred Hindu cities, is the site of the Kumbh Mela festival every 12 years.

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