Kelapur

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Kelapur
city
Kelapur is located in Maharashtra
Kelapur
Kelapur
Location in Maharashtra, India
Coordinates: 20°01′00″N 78°32′00″E / 20.0167°N 78.5333°E / 20.0167; 78.5333Coordinates: 20°01′00″N 78°32′00″E / 20.0167°N 78.5333°E / 20.0167; 78.5333
Country  India
State Maharashtra
District Yavatmal
Elevation 240 m (790 ft)
Languages
 • Official Marathi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Kelapur (also called as Pandharkawda) is a census town, tehsil and subdivision of Yavatmal district in the state of Maharashtra, India.

It is located on Varanasi - Nagpur - Hyderabad - Bangalore - Kanyakumari National Highway 7.

It is famous for the Jagadamba Bhavani Mata Temple. The temple is oldest one in this region and the devotee come from not only Maharashtra State but also from states like Andrha-Pradesh. This Bhavani Mata is considered the Tuljapur Bhavani Mata with different name. The navratra festival at this place is just excellent.

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