Jalalpur Sharif is a city and a municipal board in Ambedkar Nagar district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The most prominent personality of the city is Anwar Jalalpuri, a Urdu poet who translated the Geeta in the Urdu language entitled "Urdu Shairi Mein Geeta".
He has also worked in the movie, Dedh Ishqiya. Famous Hindi writer Adya Prasad Chaturvedi practiced medicine here and spent his last days here. Jalalpur is located at 25.85°N 79.82°E. It has an average elevation of 118 metres (387 feet). Tons is the river on which bank Jalalpur is situated, this river passes via Azamgarh before merging with Saryu river. It is 220 km from Lucknow. It is 7 km from Kandipur. 12 km from to Jaitpur Newada kala . It is 22 km from Akbarpur.