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Kalayat is located in Haryana
Location in Haryana, India
Coordinates: 29°40′27″N 76°14′45″E / 29.67421°N 76.24575°E / 29.67421; 76.24575Coordinates: 29°40′27″N 76°14′45″E / 29.67421°N 76.24575°E / 29.67421; 76.24575
Country  India
State Haryana
District Kaithal
Population (2001)
 • Total 16,747
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 136117
Telephone code 01746
Vehicle registration hr 08
Sex ratio


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Website www.kalayat.com

Kalayat is a city and a municipal committee in Kaithal district in the Indian state of Haryana. It is historical town known as Kapilayat in past, named after the mythological sage Kapil Muni.


As of 2001 India census,[1] Kalayat had a population of 16,747. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Kalayat has an average literacy rate of 56%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 65%, and female literacy is 47%. In Kalayat, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Visitor attractions[edit]

  • Brick Temple
  • Chyavan Giri Kund
  • Dargah Of Baba Shah Kamal Kadri
  • Kapilmuni Temple


  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.