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"This area is too big to download" from the Planet Explorer plugin in QGIS

On June 15 2021, a download limit was added to the plugin. I'm not sure if it works, but you may increase the limit by increasing MAX_AREA_TO_DOWNLOAD value. In QGIS go to Settings > User ...
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Shapefile for India which is up-to-date to display regional borders

Hava a look at OpenStreetMap. Take a look at this relation: http://www.openstreetmap.org/relation/3250963 where Telangana is included. You can download OSM land polygons from here: http://...
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Finding municipal-level administrative boundary data for India?

Admin boundaries below the taluka level are available only in the District Census Handbooks (where a map is given for each taluka or CD block). These taluka/CD block maps contain village and town ...
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How to get India OSM map offline in geoserver which looks similar to online OSM map?

If you want to use a postgis database with Openstreetmap data, you have to populate it with osm2pgsql, not osmosis. That is the only way to get polygons out of Openstreetmap multipolygon relations ...
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shapefile for mumbai area or section wise

Perhaps DIVA-GIS may contain the shapefiles you're after with some corresponding boundaries. Select India as your country and your subject, I chose Administrative areas and received 4 shapefiles of ...
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Seeking population of each Indian village and town?

You can get population data from Geonames. Not sure about the source of the population data, although it seems that such data coincides with Wikipedia's population data, which is from 2011. You ...
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Finding municipal-level administrative boundary data for India?

Shape files for India municipalities/village level won't be available as of now, But can be generated in QGIS or other such softwares by overlay digitization with background Web Map Services. India's ...
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Seeking shapefile for postal codes/zip codes of India?

This is probabaly not the answer you are looking for, but here it is: You won't find them, since no one (not even the Postal Department) has Authentic Boundaries. Pin codes in India are a way of ...
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How to get shapefiles or kml files for city map in India?

This link from geofabrik.de provide shape files for roads and other features from open layers categorized into countries and for India covering almost all urban area. For urban boundary or district ...
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How to get shapefiles or kml files for city map in India?

The background image of the Openlayers plugin is a set of tiles in raster format. You can not convert that to anything useful. You can digitize the features you want on the basis of the background ...
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Choosing Geographical Coordinate System and Projected Coordinate System for India?

The existing answer gave some good technical advice about datums coordinate systems. However, depending on your map use (a related task), you may want different projections. Are you mapping the ...
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Where can I find a list of states, districts and tehsil names in India?

I found more updated data in different formats at http://questionbox.in/india-state-district-sub-district-database-in-excel-csv-and-sql-query-format/
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Seeking shapefile for Assam in India?

You can get various Boundary datasets from here: https://github.com/datameet/maps/
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Which projection for Yamuna River shapefile covering Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh?

Allahabad is sharing below Projection systems: - Kalianpur 1880 / India zone IIa - Kalianpur 1880 / India zone IIb India projection system: - Zone 0 - India and Pakistan North of 35°35'N. - Zone IA ...
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Calculating area weighted average in ArcGIS Desktop?

You could use the approach of creating spatial weight index it is defined as: A spatial weights matrix is a representation of the spatial structure of your data. It is a quantification of the ...
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Projection system for India or Indian subcontinent with metric system

It depends on your localization Take a look at this site: https://epsg.io/?q=India
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Does India Have a CORS (Continuously Operating Reference Stations) Network?

If you mean something similar to a CORS network, then IGS has a few stations in India: http://igscb.jpl.nasa.gov/network/complete.html I am looking for GNSS receivers active in India as well, ...
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Seeking India population by village, town and city for 1981, 1991, 2001 and 2011?

As I have said in my comment, you will not get the layers with 2011 census information. However village layer with 2001 census information are available from Survey of India at a fixed price. I ...
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Seeking shapefile of Indian electricity grid?

OpenStreetmap seems to have some data: http://www.itoworld.com/map/4?lon=84.67111&lat=24.56236&zoom=7&fullscreen=true You can get the full source data of India from Geofabrik , and ...
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Group multiple rasters in MapServer?

In MapServer you can group layers together using the GROUP directive in the LAYER part of your map file. So for an India service, you might have MAP NAME "India" LAYER NAME "...
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How to get shapefiles or kml files for city map in India?

You can also download from DIVA-GIS: http://www.diva-gis.org/gdata Select India and then select the subject of the attributes such as: Administrative areas (boundaries) Roads Railroads Land cover ...
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shapefile for mumbai area or section wise

Municipal ward level maps can be found here: https://github.com/mickeykedia/India-Maps
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Source for wind energy potential for India in GIS format

Oddly enough, I had a chat last night with a fellow from the National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL) here in Denver. He said they are doing work in India on wind / renewables but the Indian Gov't will ...
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Solar potential or irradiation GIS data for India

Second top hit for "solar irradiation data in India" gives this: http://mnre.gov.in/sec/solar-assmnt.htm There's an online map, data files and also contacts you could talk to. They appear to have ...
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How to get India OSM map offline in geoserver which looks similar to online OSM map?

I would suggest another approach. If you do not need vector data only OSM as a base map which looks the same as http://www.openstreetmap.org maybe you could create your own OSM service using Mapproxy. ...
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How to generate maps like some at Wikipedia?

That looks like Natural Earth Data being used, however as far as creating a map, there are a lot of different aspects that need to go into the process. You need to consider the scope, audience, ...
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New Delhi, India, town level boundary files for GIS

I'm not sure exactly what you need. Do you need a shapefile for the New Delhi, India boundary or a shapefile that includes each town's boundaries? I quickly found the New Delhi, India administrative ...
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Source for wind energy potential for India in GIS format

The Global Wind Atlas by DTU Energy and the World Bank Group is definitely worth checking out. It contains GIS data on wind speed, capacity factor and direction (and much more) at 50, 100 and 200m hub ...
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How to convert shapefile of India into a system with longitude and latitude system?

The "Without PoK" data is a shapefile that has been converted from an image. The shapefile extents are (0,0) and (1496,1497) which represent the cell/pixel sizes of the original image. If you have ...
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Source for shapefiles or geo-referenced data for Madhya Pradesh, India

You could try the shapefiles from DIVA-GIS which contains various datasets: The Administrative areas shapefile contains the Dewas district which you can create a shapefile from. You could then clip ...
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