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Badnawar is located in Madhya Pradesh
Badnawar is located in India
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 23°01′N 75°13′E / 23.02°N 75.22°E / 23.02; 75.22Coordinates: 23°01′N 75°13′E / 23.02°N 75.22°E / 23.02; 75.22
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Dhar
Elevation 506 m (1,660 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 20,928
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 454660
Telephone code 07295
ISO 3166 code IN-MP
Vehicle registration MP 11 XX XXXX
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Badnawar is a town, former pargana and a Nagar Panchayat of the Dhar district in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India.

The name Badnawar is originated from Buddha Nagar, which was given on the name Gautama Buddha.

Attractions in Badnawar[edit]

  • Vishal Novelty and General Stores
  • Avani Collection
  • Fertiliser Shop, (Juharmal Shaitanmal)
  • Kachori, (Malak)
  • Cattle feeds, Subhash Chandra Jhamaklal
  • Vegetable and Grain Mandi
  • Shining Stars of Badnawar (Dance troupe)
  • Big rawla (palace)


Badnawar was a pargana district) of Dhar State, which included at least two jagirs (feudatory (e)states), both held by Rajput Thakurs : Multhan (29 villages) and Bidwal (eight villages).


Badnawar is located at 23°01′N 75°13′E / 23.02°N 75.22°E / 23.02; 75.22.[1] It has an average elevation of 506 metres (1660 feet).


As of 2011 India census,[2] Badnawar has a population of 20,928. Males constitute 52.03% of the population and the females 47.97%. Badnawar has an literacy rate of 81.3%, with 88.7% of the males and 41% of females literate.

Religious places[edit]

  • Chintaman Ganesh Temple
  • Ekveera Mata Temple
  • Shiva Temple (Udiya Mandir)
  • Kalika Mata Temple
  • Shree Ganesh Mandir, Panwar Mohalla
  • (bhoyra wala aadinath) Jain temple.
  • Dawoodi Bohra Masjid


  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Badnawar
  2. ^ "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.