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Bhaniyana is located in Rajasthan
Location in Rajasthan, India
Bhaniyana is located in India
Bhaniyana (India)
Coordinates: 26°39′44″N 71°53′20″E / 26.6623°N 71.8890°E / 26.6623; 71.8890Coordinates: 26°39′44″N 71°53′20″E / 26.6623°N 71.8890°E / 26.6623; 71.8890
Country  India
State Rajasthan
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 345024
ISO 3166 code RJ-IN
Nearest city Pokaran
Lok Sabha constituency Jodhpur
Vidhan Sabha constituency Pokaran

Bhaniyana is a census village mostly of the ethnic group, Jat, in the Jaisalmer district, Rajasthan, India.

It is 110 km. to the east of Jaisalmer and 36 km to the south of Pokaran. Bhaniyana has a population of 1,500 families out of which 1,000 families are Jat. The main gotra (clan) of this village is Godara & karwasra .Godara's is famous part of Bhaniyana village in which 1000 Jat Families and Agriculture is the main source of living. Bhaniyana also has a rich political and social history>

Bhaniyana is the most developed village in Jaisalmer, mainly due to CHOUDHARY KHARTA RAM, who was the only person in India to be a member of panchayati raj from 1959 to 2017. He passes away on 21 July , 2017. He was the one of the prominent leader of farmers of the Marwar. He was guide for the students of Marwar. He was first to fight with anti social elements in Marwar. Late shri Khartaram Chodhary ji was a freedom fighter. They fought against "Samntwad' in Marwar and stop to pay lagaan first at the time British India.

BHEEM TALAB (Bheem Pond) is the old source of fresh water in Bhaniyana, and has been the life line of several villages.

Government organisations[edit]

  1. Tehsil and sup division magistrate
  2. School Govt Ser Secondary School Bhaniyana, Govt Secondary Girls School, BR. Ser Secondary School
  3. Banks Only Gramin Bank
  4. Post office
  5. Cooperative society,
  6. Hospital and many other govt office.