Django is a python (which is the most popular high-level language) based framework to develop applications with more speed and ease.
It has many features like security, pre-built in dashboard management system, authentication APIs and much more to speed up a development process.
Django (pronounced as Jango) is based on MVC (model-view-controller) structure and very fast when it comes to running up your applications. Being a python based framework all the APIs available on python can be easily get integrated with Django applications.
You can integrate Django with apache, Negix, SQLite (comes by default), MySQL and No-SQL databases with available commands.
The main purpose to use Django as your core development framework could be reducing your development time, reducing complexions and increasing security in your applications.