Budaun (बदायूं) is
holy land of Great Sufi Saint's, Auliya, Wali and Peer's as well as a
place of izarat's. It is very holi place in the
India. According to Prof. Goti John this city was
named "BEDAMOOTH" (बेदामूथ) in an ancient inscription
which is now in Lucknow Musium. In that Period this pradesh
was known as PANCHAL (पांचाल). According to a line of
that Stone Writeup there was a village “BHADAUNLAK” near it. Muslim
Historian (इतिहासकार) Mr. Roz
Khan Lodhi said that King Ashoka Built a Buddh Vihar & Quila (किला) and he named it BuddhMau (बुद्धमउ).
Geographically BUDAUN City is located near Holy River GANGA (गंगा), at
Lattitude 28 Degree 02 Minute 30 Second East & Longitude 79
Degree 01 Minute 20 Second North on Globe. Length of District is 144
Km. & Width is 60 Km. And Total area of District is 5168 Sq.
Km. Budaun City is 235 Km. From Delhi & 311 Km. From Lucknow.
Budaun has average elevation of 169 metres (554 feet).