Why is Allahabad called Prayagraj?
Allahabad is one of the main religious cities of Uttar Pradesh. This city, which was known in ancient times as 'Prayag'.
it has been known for its prosperity, splendor and religious activities. In Indian history, this city has seen the changes of the era. Have seen the rise and fall of changing history. This city has been witness to the social and cultural dignity of the nation and is also a center for political and literary activities. Allahabad has also been called 'Sangam Nagari', 'Kumbh Nagri' and 'Titharaj'.
According to 'Prayagashadhyayee', Kashi, Mathura, Ayodhya etc. are the tracks of Tirthraj Prayag, in which Kashi gets the position of Chief Patni.