Learn how to say Maharashtra correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word Maharashtra:
a state of W central India, formed in 1960 from the Marathi-speaking S and E parts of former Bombay state: lies mainly on the Deccan plateau; mainly agricultural. Capital: Mumbai (Bombay). Pop: 96 752 247 (2001). Area: 307 690 sq km (118 800 sq miles)
Example Sentences Including ‘Maharashtra’
Council officials in neighbouring Maharashtra state also called a strike.
GLASGOW HERALD (2002)
In Maharashtra , even Sharad Pawar has started pitching for a separate Vidarbha State.
In recent years, the party has spread to Maharashtra , particularly Mumbai, in a big way.
INDIA TODAY (2001)
THE Congress-NCP combine hasn’t really won the Maharashtra election.
The World Bank also condemned the plant, which obliged Maharashtra to pay three times as much for its electricity as other Indian states.
Francis Wheen HOW MUMBO-JUMBO CONQUERED THE WORLD (2004)