Mathura is a city in the North Indian condition of Uttar Pradesh. It is found around 50 kilometers (31 mi) north of Agra, and 145 kilometers (90 mi) south-east of Delhi; around 11 kilometers (6.8 mi) from the town of Vrindavan, and 22 kilometers (14 mi) from Govardhan.
It is the regulatory focus of Mathura District of Uttar Pradesh. Amid the antiquated period, Mathura was a monetary center, situated at the intersection of critical procession courses. The 2011 enumeration of India assessed the number of inhabitants in Mathura to be 441,894. Mathura is accepted to be the origination of Krishna which is situated at the focal point of Braj or Brij-bhoomi, called Shri Krishna Janma-Bhoomi, truly: ‘Ruler Krishna’s origin’ (Shri Krishna Janmabhoomi).