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Blog Entry# 1834299  
Posted: May 06 2016 (00:15)

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May 06 2016 (00:15)   12279/Taj Express | JHS/Jhansi Junction (8 PFs)
 

अमरावती सुपरफास्ट   583 blog posts   15 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 1834299            Tags   Past Edits
"What's in a name? that which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet." But our favorite trains would not...
WHAT IS THE MEANING OF YOUR FAVORITE TRAIN NAME ??
Let's make a list of train names, their meanings and for what they are named. PLEASE CONTRIBUTE.
#Taj Express: This train got its name due to Taj Mahal in
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Agra.
#Tamralipta Express:
#Tapaswini Express:
#Tapovan Express: Derived from Forest Tapovan in Nashik.
#Tapti Ganga Express: This train got its name due to Tapti River.
#Tea Garden Express:
#Tebagha Express:
#Teesta Torsa Express: Named after the twin rivers Teesta and Torsa in northeastern India.
#Telangana Express:
#Thanjavur Express:
#Thar Express:
#Thirukkural Express:
#Tippu Express:
#Tirhut Express:
#Tirumala Express:
#Trishatabdi Express:
#Triveni Express:
#Tulsi Express:
#Tungabhadra Express: One of the most prestigious train between Secunderabad-Kurnool city-Secunderabad. This train crosses Thungabhadra river near Kurnool city.
Kurnool city is only one city in India which lies between two rivers one is Thungabhadra and Hundri rivers.
#Udyan Abha Toofan Express:
#Udyan Express:
#Udyog Nagari Express:
#Udyogkarmi Express:
#Ujjaini Express:
#Unchahar Express:
#Upasana Express:
#Upper India Express:
#Utsarg Express:
#Uttar Banga Express:
#Uttaranchal Express:
#Uzhavan Express:
#Vaigai Express:
#Vaishali Express:
#Vanachal Express: Vananchal is one of the name of ancient Ranchi.
#Vanchinad Express:
#Varuna Express:
#Veer Bhumi Chittourgarh Express:
#Venad Express:
#Venkatadri Express: Express runs between Kacheguda-Chittoor-Kacheguda. The name Venkatadri refers one of the name of seven hills in Tirupathi. This train passes through Tirupathi.
#Vibhuti Express:
#Vidarbha Express:
#Vikramshila Express: Named after the ancient Vikramshila University, a center of Buddhist learning, dating to 800 AD established by King Dharmpala of Pala empire, in modern day Bhagalpur district. Train started in mid-seventies as 167 up / 168 down Vikramshila Express from BGP to DLI. The train departed from BGP twice a week at 14:20 and reached NDLS at 10:55 next day. 1220 kms in 20:40 hours at average speed of 59 km/hr. Later the arrival time at NDLS was changed to 11:55. Train was hauled by steam engine till MGS and then Electric engine to NDLS. Stops were Jamalpur, Kiul, Mokama, Bakhtiarpur, Patna, Ara, Buxar, Mughalsarai, Allahabad, Kanpur. It was one of the 20 super fast trains of Indian railways at that time. In mid-eighties the train was made daily from Bhagalpur and run combined with Magadh express between Patna and New Delhi. July 2003, Vikramshila and Magadh were separated. Vikramshila started running between BGP and NDLS with no commercial stop between PNBE and NDLS.
#Vindhyachal Express:
#Visaka Express:
#Vivek Express: This train is got its name and introduce in honor of Swami Vivekanand.
#Wainganga Express:
#West Coast Express:
#Yelagiri Express:
#Yercaud Express:
#Yoga Express:
#Yuva Express:
#Ziyarat Express:

2 posts - Fri May 06, 2016

  
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May 06 2016 (22:51)
Vinay~   1199 blog posts   900 correct pred (70% accurate)
Re# 1834299-3            Tags   Past Edits
click here Already there's a whole train names history in [IRFCA] FAQ,plz refer it for further clarification:) (anyway those list was from that FAQ)

  
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May 10 2016 (12:51)
kskumar1921987   693 blog posts   1700 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1834299-4            Tags   Past Edits
#Venkatadri Express runs between Kacheguda-Chittoor-Kacheguda
The name Venkatadri refers one of the name of seven hills in Tirupathi. This train passes through Tirupathi

  
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May 10 2016 (12:56)
kskumar1921987   693 blog posts   1700 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1834299-5            Tags   Past Edits
#Thungabhadra express is one of the most prestigious train between Secunderabad-Kurnool city-Secunderabad.
This train crosses Thungabhadra river near Kurnool city.
Kurnool city is only one city in India which lies between two rivers one is Thungabhadra and Hundri rivers.
There is another train #Hundri Express which is also runs between Secunderabad-Kurnool city-Secunderabad.

  
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May 11 2016 (09:54)
12622 king of SR   887 blog posts   2481 correct pred (77% accurate)
Re# 1834299-6            Tags   Past Edits
#Uzhavan Exp:Goes to thanjavur (delta) where agriculture is the main occupation so named as uzhavan (farmer).

  
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May 20 2016 (02:10)
IR RAILS On SAIL BHILAI TRACKS~   1939 blog posts   126 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 1834299-7            Tags   Past Edits
#Vidarbha Express: Vidarbha is area or Region in Maharashtra name derives from there as Gondia is in Vidarbha region.
#Wainganga Express: It is a name of River flows in Maharashtra.

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