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Yamuna

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The Yamuna (Hindustani: pronounced [jəmʊnaː]), also known as the Jumna or Jamuna (not to be mistaken with the Jamuna of Bangladesh), is the second largest tributary river of the Ganges (Ganga) and the longest tributary in India. Originating from the Yamunotri Glacier at a height of 6,387 metres (20,955 ft) on the southwestern slopes of  Banderpooch peaks of the Lower Himalaya in Uttarakhand, it travels a total length of 1,376 kilometres (855 mi) and has a drainage system of 366,223 square kilometres (141,399 sq mi), 40.2% of the entire Ganges Basin. It merges with the Ganges at Triveni Sangam, Prayagraj (Allahabad), which is a site of the Kumbh Mela, a Hindu festival held every 12 years.
It crosses several states: Haryana and Uttar Pradesh, passing by Uttarakhand and later Delhi, and meeting its tributaries on the way, including Tons, its largest tributary, Chambal, its longest tributary which has its own large basin, followed by Sindh, the Betwa, and Ken. The Yamuna does not pass across Himachal Pradesh, but receives water from that state via the Tons. It helps create the highly fertile alluvial Yamuna-Ganges Doab region between itself and the Ganges in the Indo-Gangetic plain. Nearly 57 million people depend on the Yamuna's waters. With an annual flow of about 10,000 cubic billion metres (cbm; 8.1 billion acre⋅ft) and usage of 4,400 cbm (of which irrigation constitutes 96 per cent), the river accounts for more than 70 per cent of Delhi's water supply. Like the Ganges, the Yamuna is highly venerated in Hinduism and worshipped as the goddess Yamuna. In Hindu mythology she is the daughter of the Sun Deva, Surya, and the sister of Yama, the Deva of Death, hence also known as Yami. According to popular legends, bathing in its sacred waters frees one from the torments of death.At the Hathni Kund Barrage, its waters are diverted into two large canals: the Western Yamuna Canal flowing towards Haryana and the Eastern Yamuna Canal towards Uttar Pradesh. Beyond that point the Yamuna is joined only by the Somb, a seasonal rivulet from Haryana, and by the highly polluted Hindon River near Noida, so that it continues only as a trickling sewage-bearing drain before joining the  Chambal at Pachnada in the Etawah District of Uttar Pradesh. The water of Yamuna is of "reasonably good quality" through its length from Yamunotri in the Himalayas to Wazirabad barrage in Delhi, about 375 kilometres (233 mi); below this, the discharge of wastewater through 15 drains between Wazirabad barrage and Okhla barrage renders the river severely polluted. 
One official described the river as a "sewage drain" with biochemical oxygen demand (BOD) values ranging from 14 to 28 mg/l and high coliform content. There are three main sources of pollution in the river: household and municipal disposal sites, soil erosion resulting from deforestation occurring to make way for agriculture, and resulting chemical wash-off from fertilizers, herbicides, and pesticides and run-off from commercial activity and industrial sites. The Yamuna from its origin at Yamunotri to Okhla barrage is called the Upper Yamuna.
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Yamuna

Yamuna

Tributary in India

  • Desc: The Yamuna, also known as the Jumna or Jamuna, is the second largest tributary river of the Ganges and the longest tributary in India.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yamuna
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  • Type: Place, Thing, BodyOfWater, RiverBodyOfWater, TouristAttraction
  • Result Score: 78.65
Yamuna Expressway

Yamuna Expressway

Expressway in India

  • Desc: Yamuna Expressway is a 6-lane, 165 km long, controlled-access expressway, connecting Greater Noida with Agra in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is one of India's longest six-lane controlled-access expressway stretches. The total project cost was ₹128.39 billion. The expressway project was inaugurated on 9 August 2012 by former Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. The project was started to decongest the older NH 2 or Mathura Road which is already over congested. The expressway starts from Greater Noida and ends at Kuberpur on NH 2 towards Kanpur and Agra.
  • URL: http://www.yamunaexpresswayauthority.com/
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  • Result Score: 37.58

Yamuna

2013 film

Yamuna

Indian actress

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  • Type: Person, Thing
  • Result Score: 21.35

Yamuna Krishnan

Professor

  • Desc: Yamuna Krishnan is a Professor at the Department of Chemistry, University of Chicago, where she has worked since August 2014. She was born to P.T. Krishnan and Mini in Parappanangadi, in the Malappuram district of Kerala.
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  • Result Score: 21.03

Ganga Yamuna

1997 film

  • Desc: Ganga Yamuna is a 1997 Indian Kannada romance drama film directed by S. Mahendar and produced by Ghouse Peer. The film features Shivarajkumar, Malashri and newcomer Ravinder Maan in the lead roles. Actress Suhasini Maniratnam featured in a cameo role. The film was a remake of director S. V.
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  • Result Score: 20.48
Yamunanagar

Yamunanagar

City in India

  • Desc: Yamunanagar, previously known as Abdullahpur, is a city and a municipal corporation in Yamunanagar district in the Indian state of Haryana. This town is known for the cluster of plywood units. It is also known for providing fine timber to larger industries. The older town is called Jagadhri. The Yamunanagar-Jagadhri railway station services the city. Despite its name, Jagadhri Railway Station is situated in Yamunanagar. There is also another railway station called Jagadhri Workshop in Yamunanagar. It used to be a green, clean and prosperous industrial city. Major Industries like BILT, Sarswati Sugar Mill, ISGEC, and Bharat Starch Mill are situated in Yamunanagar.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yamunanagar
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Yamunanagar district

Yamunanagar district

District in Haryana

Yamunacharya

Yamunacharya

Philosopher

  • Desc: Yamunacharya also known as Alavandar and Periya Mudaliar was a Vishistadvaita philosopher in Srirangam, Tamil Nadu, India. Ramanuja, one of the leaders of the srivaishnava school sought to be his disciple.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yamunacharya
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  • Result Score: 18.85
East Delhi

East Delhi

District in Delhi

  • Desc: East Delhi is an administrative district of the National Capital Territory of Delhi in India. It is bounded by the Yamuna River on the west, North East Delhi to the north, Ghaziabad District of Uttar Pradesh state to the east, and Gautam Buddha Nagar District of Uttar Pradesh to the south.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/East_Delhi
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  • Type: Place, Thing
  • Result Score: 18.66
New Yamuna Bridge

New Yamuna Bridge

Cable-stayed bridge

  • Desc: The New Yamuna Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge located in Prayagraj The bridge was constructed by the end of 2004 with the aim of minimizing the traffic over the Old Naini Bridge.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Yamuna_Bridge
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  • Type: Bridge, Place, Thing
  • Result Score: 17.95
Yamuna Bank metro station

Yamuna Bank metro station

Delhi metro station

Yamuna Kachru

Yamuna Kachru

Linguist

Western Yamuna Canal

Canal in India

  • Desc: Western Yamuna Canal from Yamuna, is the Prithviraj Chauhan era or possibly earlier pre-existing canal that was dug out and renovated in 1335 CE by Firoz Shah Tughlaq, excessive silting caused it to stop flowing in 1750 CE, the British raj undertook a three-year renovation in 1817 by Captain GR Blane or Bengal Engineer Group, in 1832-33 Tajewala Barrage dam at Yaumna was built to regulate the flow of water, in 1875-76 Pathrala barrage at Dadupur and Somb river dam downstream of canal were built, in 1889-95 the largest branch of the canal Sirsa branch was constructed, the modern Hathni Kund Barrage was built in 1999 to handle the problem of silting to replace the older Tajewala Barrage.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Western_Yamuna_Canal
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  • Result Score: 15.58
Gaur Yamuna City

Gaur Yamuna City

City

  • Desc: Gaur Yamuna City is a group housing residential city located on Yamuna Expressway. Spread in over 1.2 square kilometers, Gaur Yamuna City is developed by Gaursons India, for investment, buy plots, villa, apartment or more details please contact on 8383909202.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gaur_Yamuna_City
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  • Type: Place, Thing, City
  • Result Score: 15.53

Yamuna

Sports complex in Delhi, India

  • Desc: The Yamuna Sports Complex is a sports complex located in New Delhi, India. Inaugurated in 1999, it hosts table tennis. It is owned by the Delhi Development Authority. It was a venue for the 2010 Commonwealth Games
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yamuna_Sports_Complex
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  • Type: Thing, Place, StadiumOrArena
  • Result Score: 15.00

Sutlej Yamuna link canal

Body of water

  • Desc: Satluj Yamuna Link Canal or SYL as it is popularly known, is a proposed 214-kilometer long canal in India to connect the Sutlej and Yamuna rivers. However, the proposal met obstacles and was referred to the Supreme Court of India. It defines river water sharing between the states of Punjab and Haryana.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sutlej_Yamuna_link_canal
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  • Result Score: 14.90

Yamuna Kishore

Film producer

Yamuna Devi

Author

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Ganga Yamuna Saraswati

TV show

  • Desc: Ganga Yamuna Saraswati is a 2006-2008 Tamil soap opera that aired on 20 November 2006 and 21 March 2008 Raj TV. The show starring by M. S. Viswanathan, Manivannan, Renuka, Thalaivasal Vijay, Sithara, Pallavi, Muralikumar, Rajashree, M. S. Bhaskar, Poovilangu Mohan and Chithra Lakshmanan. The show is produced by Thenmozhi Abavaanan for Kalaimani televisions. The story contributed by Indhumathi and screenplay by k.raghurajan and director by Robert and Ramesh.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ganga_Yamuna_Saraswati
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  • Type: Thing, TVSeries
  • Result Score: 13.95

Yamuna

Train station in Agra, India

Jamuna River

Jamuna River

River in Bangladesh

  • Desc: The Jamuna River is one of the three main rivers of Bangladesh. It is the lower stream of the Brahmaputra River, which originates in Tibet as Yarlung Tsangpo, before flowing into India and then southwest into Bangladesh.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jamuna_River_(Bangladesh)
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  • Type: BodyOfWater, Place, Thing, RiverBodyOfWater
  • Result Score: 13.29

Yamuna Rani

Fictional character

Yamuna Mahesh

Actor

Yamuna Srinidhi

Actor

Old Yamuna Bridge

Truss bridge in Allahabad, India

  • Desc: The Old Yamuna Bridge is also known as Lohe-ka-Pul in Hindi. In technical railway jargon is also called as "bridge no 249" is one of the longest and oldest bridges in India, located in Delhi.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Yamuna_Bridge
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  • Type: Bridge, Thing, Place
  • Result Score: 12.58

Yamuna

Soundtrack album by Manasi Scott

Morni

Morni

Village in India

  • Desc: Morni is a village and tourist attraction in the Morni Hills at the height of 1,267 metres in the Panchkula district of the Indian state of Haryana.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morni
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0gky30
  • Type: Thing, Place, TouristAttraction, City
  • Result Score: 12.18

Sneha Yamuna

1977 film

  • Desc: Sneha Yamuna is a 1977 Indian Malayalam film, directed by A. T. Raghu. The film stars Jayan, KPAC Lalitha, Lakshmi and Mohan Sharma in the lead roles. The film has musical score by K. J. Joy.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sneha_Yamuna
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  • Type: Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 11.98

Yamuna Prasad Shastri

Legislator

  • Desc: Yamuna Prasad Shastri was a member of Lok Sabha from Rewa, Madhya Pradesh. He was member of Bharatiya Lok Dal later on changed alliance with Janata Party. He was also a member of Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly He participated in the Goa Liberation Movement in
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yamuna_Prasad_Shastri
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  • Type: Person, Thing
  • Result Score: 11.97

Yamuna

Record label

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  • Type: Organization, Thing, Corporation
  • Result Score: 11.95

Yamuna

Song by Love Is Colder Than Death

Yamuna

Song by Phoenecia

Yamuna

Song by Genetic Drugs

Yamuna

Fictional character

Yamuna

Song by heklAa

Yamuna

Song by Hindugrass

Yamuna

Song by Dronaement

Yamuna

Song by Phoenecia

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  • Type: Thing, MusicRecording
  • Result Score: 11.83

Yamuna

Fictional character

Yamuna

Song by Black Hill

Yamuna

Film star

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/010x1sfl
  • Type: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 11.81

Yamuna

Song by Karnataka College of Percussion & Dr. K. Raghavendra

Yamuna

Fictional character

Yamuna

Actor

Yamuna

Song by Love Is Colder Than Death

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  • Type: Thing, MusicRecording
  • Result Score: 11.77
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