Kaij

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Kaij
केज
Taluka
Kaij is located in Maharashtra
Kaij
Kaij
Location in Maharashtra, India
Coordinates: 18°42′N 76°05′E / 18.700°N 76.083°E / 18.700; 76.083Coordinates: 18°42′N 76°05′E / 18.700°N 76.083°E / 18.700; 76.083
Country  India
State Maharashtra
District Beed
Government
 • Type Municipal Council (D grade)
 • Body Kaij Shahar Nagar Panchayt
Population
 • Total 40,000
Languages
 • Official Marathi, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 431123
Area code(s) 02445
Vehicle registration MH-44
Nearest Cities Aurangabad,Solapur,Ambajogai,, Beed, , Barshi, Latur, Parbhani,Nanded
Sex ratio 1000:912 /
Literacy 67.84%%
Website www.beed.nic.in

Kaij is a tehsil in Beed District, Maharashtra, India.

A'Matth' (मठ)(Hindu's holy place of dedication to God) was built by Shrimañth Nanasaheb Deshpande (श्रीमंत नानासाहेब देशपांडे), ruler of Kaij (केज चे प्रशासक). In later times श्रीमंत रामराव देशपांडे ( Shrimant Ramrao Deshapnde ) the ministrial bodies of Kaij requested King of Hyderabad (as the town,before independence, was in Hyderabad Kingdom) to improve its grade to Block level (तालुका) Fruitfully Kaij was come into existence as a Taluka. Since then Kaij is one of the oldest Talukas in Beed district.

Kaij town has many popular Temples, Masjids and Darga's. Ram Mandir, Maruti Mandir, Mahadev Mandir, Ganpati Mandir, Bhavani Devi Mandir, Samarth Matth, Tambaweshwar temple of Tambava village, Uttareshwar temple of Uttreshwar Pimpri are few of holy places in Kaij.

Kaij is situated in the hilly area. Almost every direction has about 70-80 feet altitude. Kaij is situated among lower space of these hills.

Villages[edit]

  • Sonesangavi
  • Kekat Sarnee
  • Kalamba
  • Borgaon
  • Chandan Sawargaon
  • Chincholi
  • Dahiphal Wadmauli
  • Deogaon
  • Jiwachiwadi
  • Kalamamba
  • Kalegoanghat
  • Kumbephal
  • Lahuri
  • Malegaon
  • Mangwadgaon
  • Massajog
  • Salegaon
  • Sangvi Sarni
  • Shindi
  • Takli
  • Tambwa
  • Undri
  • Vida
  • Warapgoan
  • Yeota
  • Bobdewadi
  • Adas
  • Kasari
  • Kolhe Wasti (Chinchpur)
  • Hol
  • Bori Savargaon
  • Anandgaon Sarni
  • Uttreshwar Pipri
  • Chincholi
  • Nandur Phata
  • Nandur Ghat
  • Dhanegaon (Manjara Dam)
  • Satephal
  • Hadgaon
  • Doka
  • Ram (Yusuf) Wadgaon
  • Kanadi
  • Dhakephal
  • Umri
Ladewadgaon