The yamuna (sanskrit: यमुना), sometimes called jamuna (bengali: যমুনা, hindi: जमुना, urdu: جمنا) or jumna, is a major river in north india it is the largest branch of a bigger river called the ganges. The jamuna river has been flowing from northwest to south-east through the western part of the district and the entire area has been crisscrossed by the distributaries of the jamuna four main physiographic units have been recognized in the district of which floodplain is dominant [8,24. (also jumna, jamuna), a river in india, the longest and largest tributary of the ganges the yamuna is 1,384 km long and has a basin area of 351,000 sq km.
Jamuna river 17k likes the jamuna river is one of the three main rivers of bangladesh it is the main distributary channel of the brahmaputra river as. Strike against nature and nature will hit back with fury that predates human civilization this fact has been proven yet again by an incident in manikganj where a three-storey school was swallowed by the jamuna river within minutes. By gurmukh singh toronto: as the maha kumbh mela at allahabad is about to come to an end, millions and millions of people must have taken a holy dip at the sangam (merger) of the three rivers – the ganga, the yamuna and the saraswati.
Brahmaputra-jamuna river system is one of the three major river systems of bangladesh brahmaputra-jamuna and old brahmaputra, with their main tributary tista, and a good number of small tributaries and distributaries constitute the largest floodplain of bangladesh. Jamuna river the brahmaputra-jamuna is the second largest river in bangladesh and one of the largest rivers in the world, flowing through tibet, china, india and bangladesh actually jamuna is the downstream course of the brahmaputra which took place after the earthquake and catastrophic flood between 1782-1787. This paper uses a socio-hydrological approach to describe human-flood interactions in the jamuna floodplain, bangladesh in this vast space (a braided river bed of 6–16 km) the differences between land and water are temporary and shifting.
Yamuna river (sanskrit: यमुना, sometimes called jamuna or jumna) is the largest tributary of the ganga, and is also worshipped as a goddess in india originating from the yamunotri glacier at a height 6,387 mtrs, on the south western slopes of banderpooch peaks,. The jamuna river is the downstream continuation of the brahmaputra in bangladesh it is one of the largest sand-bed braided rivers in the world and every year it erodes thousand hectares of mainland floodplain, rendering tens of thousands of people landless and/or homeless. The jamuna river ( bengali : যমুনা jomuna) is one of the three main rivers of bangladesh it is the main distributary channel of the brahmaputra river as it flows from india to bangladesh the jamuna flows south and joins the padma river (pôdda), near goalundo ghat , before meeting the meghna river near chandpur. The jamuna was a river in india that flooded its banks in 1885, drowning the undercover vespiform, christopher (tv: the unicorn and the wasp) behind the scenes in the real world, the jamuna river is located in bangladesh prior to the partition of india in 1947, however, bangladesh was part of.
River water is not allowed to flow downstream during summers beyond the okhla barrage whatever water flow in yamuna river is the domestic and industrial wastewater generated from east delhi, noida and sahibabad and joins the river through shahdara drain. The bangabandhu jamuna multi-purpose bridge, also called as the bangabandhu bridge (bengali: jamuna bohumukhi shetu), is a bridge constructed over the jamuna river in 1998 it connects bhuapur on the jamuna river’s cast bank to sirajganj on its west bank. The western branch of the river is known as jamunathe jamuna flows south and joins the padma river near goalundo ghat the meghna is formed inside bangladesh by the joining of the surma and kusiyara rivers originating from the hilly regions of eastern india. The ganga basin, the yamuna river and its catchment together contribute to a total of 345848 sq km area which 4014% of total ganga river basin (cpcb, 1980-81 cpcb, 1982-83) it is a large basin covering seven indian states the river water is used for both abstractive and in stream uses like.
Jamuna originating from the champasar glacier at an altitude of 4421 m in the state of uttarkhand, the revered yamuna finds a special mention in the vedas some say the source of the river is the saptarishi kund, a glacial lake. The jamuna river (bengali: যমুনা jomuna) is one of the three main rivers of bangladesh it is the main distributary channel of the brahmaputra river as it flows from india to bangladesh the jamuna flows south and joins the padma river ( pôdda ), near goalundo ghat , before meeting the meghna river near chandpur. The brahrnaputra-jamuna river system is one of the largest braided rivers in the world with an overall braid belt width of some 5 to 17 km (fig 1) and with individual channels up to 2 km wide.