You must have seen many big big rivers in India with very fast flow. Seeing these rivers, once you must have thought that from where these rivers start and how long they go. So today Pagalworld is going to tell you about the ten longest rivers of India. So let’s know.

01. Ganga River 

The largest long river of India is Ganga River. Ganga River starts from Gangotri Glacier Uttarakhand, whose height is 3892 meters.

The total length of this river is 2525 km. This river goes up to Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal and ends there by going to the east north part of the Indian sea which is the Way of Bengal.

02. Godavari River 

The Godavari River starts from the Nashik Hills, Brahmagiri Mountains, which is in Nashik, Maharashtra. The height of Godavari River is 920 meters above sea level.

The total length of this river is 1465 km. This river passes through Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Telangana, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and ends in the Way of Bengal.

03. Krishna River 

Krishna River starts from near Mahabaleshwar which is in Satara District Maharashtra. And its height is 914 meters.

This river passes through Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Telangana and ends in the Bay of Bengal till Hamsaladevi which is in Krishna District Andhra Pradesh. The total length of this river is 1400 km.

04. Yamuna River 

Yamuna River originates in Yamanotri, Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand. Its height is 3293 meters. This river passes through Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Delhi, and Uttar Pradesh till Triveni Sangam which is in Allahabad and ends on the way to Bengal. The length of this river is 1376 km.

05. Narmada River

Narmada River starts from Narmada Kund, Amarkantak Plateau (Madhya Pradesh). Its height is 1048 meters above the sea coast. This river ends in the Arabian Sea through Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, and Gujarat.

It is also one of the three rivers of India which flows from east to west. The total length of this river is 1312 km.

06. Indus River

Indus River is also called Sindhu River in India. The origin of this river is from the Tibetan Plateau, whose height is 4255 meters. This river flows in both India and Pakistan.

The Indus River passes through Kashmir in India to Pakistan and ends in the Arabian Sea. The total length of the Indus River is 3180 km, out of which this river flows in 1114 km in India. Indus River is the longest river in Asia.

07. Mahanadi River

The Mahanadi River starts from Sihawa, Chattisgarh at an altitude of 890 meters. This river goes through Chattisgarh and Odisha till the false point which is in Odisha and ends in way of Bengal. The total length of Mahanadi River is 858 kms.

08. Kaveri River

The Kaveri River originates from Talakaveri, near Brahmagiri Hills, Coorg District, Karnataka. Where this river starts, its height is 1276 meters above sea level.

This river flows from Karnataka and Tamil Nadu till Poompuhar Tamil Nadu and ends on the way to Bengal. The total length of Kaveri River is 805 km.

09. Brahmaputra River

The Brahmaputra River begins in India from the Lenmark Sarovar, which is a lake in China. Its real beginning was Angsi Glacier, Near Mt. From Kailash. What’s more, its starting height is 5210 meters.

This river flows in three countries China, India, and Bangladesh. This river ends in the Way of Bengal while flowing in the North East state. The total length of the Brahmaputra River is 2900 km. But its length in India is 725 km.

10. Tapi River 

The Tapi River originates in the Satpura Range, Betul, Madhya Pradesh. This river starts from a height of 752 meters above sea level. Altogether one of the three rivers of India flows from east to west.

Flowing from Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat, this river ends in the Arabian Sea till Dumaz Beej which is in Surat Gujarat. The total length of Tapi River is 724 km.

Friends, these were the 10 longest rivers of India. Hope you liked this content of Pagalworld. If you want more contents like this then stay connected with pagalworld.

 

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