Porbandar County is one of the 33 districts of Gujarat in western India. Porbandar is the birthplace of Mahatma Gandhi. Porbandar is also mentioned in the Mahabharata as the birthplace of Krishna's childhood friend Sudama. According to a mythological reference to the Sudama Charitra of Skand Puran of Shrimad Bhagavad, the present city of Porbandar was the name of Goddess Porav, and was found on the banks of the Asmavati river. The district was recorded in Junagadh district. It is located on the Kathiawar peninsula.
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Porbandar (help • info) is a town in the Indian state of Gujarat, probably best known as the birthplace of Mahatma Gandhi and Sudama. It is the administrative center of the Porbandar Region and was the former capital of the Porbandar region.
The region has an area of 2316 km2.
There are 3 total villages in Porbandar.
There are 74 villages in the region.
There are 3 cities in total in this region.
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