India has numerous rivers criss crossing the expense of the country. The Rivers of India can be classified as Himalayan, peninsular, coastal, and inland-drainage basin rivers. Many of the Indian Rivers are considered holy and is of significant importance in the life of Indian People. Rivers like The Ganges (Ganga), Brahmaputra, Yamuna are the most famous Indian Rivers. The river systems in India provide irrigation, potable water, cheap transportation, electricity, and the livelihoods for a large number of people all over the country. The India River Map here shows the River network in India. Rivers of India and its course are shown in the River Map of India given below.
Ganges (Ganga) River Map : Map showing the Ganges River Map along with its course, tributaries, place of origin etc. The Ganga Map also shows the Ganges Plain ie., area drained by the Ganga River.
The River Map of India
India River Map showing all the rivers of India and their course of flow. The Maps shows Ganges River, Brahmaputra River, Yamuna and other north indian rivers along with the south Indian rivers of Krishna, Godavari, Cauvery etc. River Map of India to understand the river system and river network in India. This is a printable India River Map and this map is free for download and use.
Some Interesting Facts about Rivers of India
Given below are some interesting facts about the Indian Rivers. Many of the rivers of India are famous around the world for some specific reasons.
These information are about the rivers are given to help you understand the India River Map better.
|Longest River in India||Brahmapurta River (2,850 Kms)|
|Second Longest River in India||Ganga (Ganges - 2,507 Kms)|
|Volume of Water carried by Indian Rivers||1683000 million cubic meters per year|
|Major Himalayan Rivers||Indus, the Ganga and the Brahmaputra|
|Major Peninsular Rivers||Godavari, Krishna, Cauvery, Pennar, Mahanadi|
|Type of Indian Rivers||Snow fed Rivers (North Indian Rivers) and Rain fed rivers (South Indian Rivers)|