Gunawati

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Gunawati
गुणावती
Village
Gunawati is located in Rajasthan
Gunawati
Gunawati
Location in Rajasthan, India
Coordinates: 27°01′N 74°43′E / 27.01°N 74.71°E / 27.01; 74.71Coordinates: 27°01′N 74°43′E / 27.01°N 74.71°E / 27.01; 74.71
Country  India
State Rajasthan
District Nagaur
Population (2011)
 • Total 1,222
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 341505

Gunawati is a village in Makrana tehsil in Nagaur district of Rajasthan, India.

It is located in the Nagaur District, approximately 120 km west of Jaipur and 1.5 km far from Makrana.

History[edit]

Gunawati was founded in 1706 CE (Vikram Samvat 1763) by Sarv Shri Singh, the son of Joravar Singh. It was named after Birbal's sister Gunwati.

Economy[edit]

Farming is the main occupation for the most of Jakhal residents. The main crops in the monsoon seasons are Bajara (Pearl Millet), Moth and Gwar. The main crops in the winter months are Wheat, Barley, Mustard Seed and Chana (Chickpeas).

Several of the villagers have served in the Indian Army.

Geography[edit]

Gunawati is located at 27°01′N 74°43′E / 27.01°N 74.71°E / 27.01; 74.71.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[2]Gunawati had a population of 1,222. Males constitute 638 of the population and females 584.[3]

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