Singhana

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Singhana
city
Singhana is located in Madhya Pradesh
Singhana
Singhana
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 22°11′N 74°58′E / 22.19°N 74.97°E / 22.19; 74.97Coordinates: 22°11′N 74°58′E / 22.19°N 74.97°E / 22.19; 74.97
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Dhar
Elevation 180 m (590 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 13,460
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 454346
Telephone code 07294

Singhana is a city in Dhar district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Geography[edit]

Singhana is located at an average elevation of 180 metres (590 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Singhana had a population of 13,460. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Singhana has an average literacy rate of 59%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 66%, and female literacy is 52%. In Singhana, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.

History[edit]

The name Singhana came from the Hindi pronunciation of groung nut as sing and the Hindi pronunciation of groung nut mill as ghana.The joining of sing and Ghana is become Singhana.The famous Ma Harsiddhi Mandir, also located at mnr road Singhana . Its a religious and peaceful city The biggest tempel in Singhana are "shri ram mandir" at "ayodhya chopati","shri aai mata" mandir at juna pura,"shri siddheshwar mandir" at jhanda chok, "maa harsiddhi mandir" at mnr road, "shri tadkiya sarkar hanumanji" at chhatri pura, "maa gayatri mandir" at gayatri colony kukshi road etc.

References[edit]

  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.